Joshua James is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Houston Astros of Major League Baseball (MLB). He was drafted by the Astros in the 34th round of the 2014 Major League Baseball Draft. He made his major league debut in 2018. To know more about the professional baseball player, keep reading below.
Where is Josh James born?
Recalling his early life, Josh James was born as Joshua James in Hollywood, Florida, USA. He is American by nationality and belongs to mixed ethnicity. The information about his parents and siblings id yet to be revealed.
Regarding his education, James attended South Broward High School in Hollywood, Florida. He later went to Western Oklahoma State College for pursuing his baseball career.
When did Josh James begin to play baseball?
- Talking about his career, James was drafted by the Houston Astros in the 34th round of the 2014 Major League Baseball Draft and he signed.
- He made his professional debut in 2014 with the Greeneville Astros and spent the whole season there, going 1-3 with a 2.72 ERA in 39.2 innings pitched.
- He pitched 2015 with the Quad Cities River Bandits where he was 7-4 with a 2.63 ERA in 24 games (18 starts), 2016 with the Lancaster JetHawks where he posted a 9-5 record and a 4.81 ERA in 23 games (19 starts), and 2017 with the Corpus Christi Hooks where he was 4-8 with a 4.38 ERA in 21 games, 11 which were start.
- He started the 2018 season with Corpus Christi and was promoted to the Fresno Grizzlies during the season. With the two teams, he was 6-4 with a 3.23 ERA, and 171 strikeouts in 114.1 innings (13.5 per 9 innings). In 2018, he saw a jump in his velocity, which he credited to his sleep apnea diagnosis during the offseason.
- James was promoted to the major leagues for the first time on September 1, 2018. In 2018 with the Astros he was 2-0 with a 2.35 ERA, in six games (three starts) in which he pitched 23.0 innings and struck out 29 batters.
- In 2019 with the Astros he was 5-1 with one save and a 4.70 ERA, in 49 games (one start) in which he pitched 61.1 innings and struck out 100 batters (14.7 per 9 innings).
Is Josh James married or not?
Reflecting on his personal life, Josh was a married man. But the information about his wife is still yet to be disclosed. his twitter and Instagram post, he welcomes his first child Noah through his social networking accounts like Twitter and Instagram by posting the baby photos. At present, we have no much more information about his personal details. In the case we update, we will let you know.
How much net worth does Josh James?
As an MBL player, Josh earns a decent amount of money and fame from his baseball career. The information about his current net worth and salary is yet to be disclosed. In the case of an update, we will let you know.
How Tall is Josh James?
Observing his body statistics, Josh stands a height of 6 feet 3 inches and weighs around 105 Kg with an athletic body. Similarly, he has a pair of brown eyes and black hair color. His other body information is yet to be disclosed. In the case of disclosed, we will let you know.