Jake Marisnick is an American professional baseball outfielder. Additionally, in his career span, he played for the Miami Marlins, Houston Astros, and New York Mets in Major League Baseball. Similarly, Toronto Blue Jays also selected Marisnick in the third round of the 2009 MLB draft. Marisnick liked playing baseball since his childhood days. The athlete excelled for the school baseball team and his school officials always choose him as a first-round pick. In addition, he struggled during showcase activities, however, and had a .406 batting average as a senior.
Moreover, after Toronto Blue Jays selected him he left playing for Oregon. Toronto Blue Jays paid him a sum of $1 million signing bonus, more than double the proposed bonus for a player drawn up at that position. Similarly, MLB.com ranked Marisnick as the 58th-best prospect in baseball before the 2012 season. Similarly, Marisnick was traded to the Miami Marlins on 19 November 2012 along with Adeiny Hechavarria, Henderson Alvarez, Yunel Escobar, Jeff Mathis, Anthony DeSclafani, and Justin Nicolino. These players replaced other players like Mark Buehrle, Josh Johnson, Jose Reyes, John Buck, and Emilio Bonifacio. In the year 2013, MLB’s Top 100 Prospects list also included Marisnick’s name on number 70.
Caption: Jake Marisnick
Jake Marisnick: Early Life, Education, and Family
Marisnick was born to his parents on 30 March 1991, in Tampa, Florida, United States. During his childhood, he spent a lot of his time with his parents playing sports. Talking about his parents, there is no information available on the internet about them. Similarly, talking about his educational qualification, Marisnick attended Riverside Polytechnic High School in Riverside, California. Similarly, for her higher education, she enrolled at the University of Oregon. Additionally, the university provided him with a college baseball scholarship.
Jake Marisnick: Career and Achievements
Marisnick in his baseball for the very first time on 26 July 2013 registered his first major league hit, off pitcher Jeff Locke of the Pittsburgh Pirates. Steely he participated in many other matches and in a game against the New York Mets on 31 July 2013, Marisnick hit his first career home run. On 27 March 2014, the Marlins elected Marisnick to the New Orleans Zephyrs of the Class AAA Pacific Coast League. On 6 April 2015, he made his first opening day MLB start for the Astros. In the match, he finished with an average of .236 and .665 OPS over 133 games and 339 at-bats in the 2015 season.
Similarly, on 25 April 2016, Marisnick was elected to the Triple-A affiliate of the Astros, the Fresno Grizzlies of the Pacific Coast League. On 5 May 2016, Houston Astros recalled Marisnick was recalled. Eventually, Marisnick and Tony Kemp started sharing center field duties in his place. Likewise, on 7 July 2018, the athlete went down to AAA for the second time in the season after struggling at the plate. Marisnick continuously attempted to score on a flyout however, collided with catcher Jonathan Lucroy of the Los Angeles Angels at home plate in 2019.
One year ahead, on 18 July 2019 in an away game against the Angels, the athlete struck by a pitch in the high back by Angels reliever Noe Ramirez. Ramirez struck Marisnick while the pitch was heading for his head. Similarly, he batted in 2019 with 10 home runs and 34 RBIs in 292 at-bats.
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Caption: Marisnick in the field
Jake Marisnick: Personal life and wife
Marisnick is currently in a love relationship with his dear girlfriend ‘Brittany Perry’. The couple has been together for some time now. Besides, there are no details on how they met each other and where. Likewise, there is also no information available on the athlete’s dating history.
Caption: Marisnick and his girlfriend ‘Brittany Perry’
Jake Marisnick: Net Worth and social media
The athlete has a total net worth of $8 Million US dollars. Her main source of income is her profession as a baseball player. Similarly, talking about his social media availability, he is available on Twitter as jsmarisnick. Marisnick has more than 53.7 k followers on Twitter. Besides, he is not available on any other social media platform as per now.
Jake Marisnick: Body measurements
The 29-year-old athlete is very handsome to look at. He holds charming facial features, dazzling brown eyes, beard look, and has fair skin. Additionally, he stands 1.91 meters tall and weighs around 102 kgs. Besides, his other body measurements are 42-33-35.