Markus Lynn is known as Mookie Betts. He is an American professional baseball right fielder. He currently plays for the Boston Red Sox of Major League Baseball. In 2018 he became the first player in Major League history to win the Most Valuable Player, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, batting title and World Series in the same season. He is one of the most talented Baseball Player.
Mookie Betts Bio: Age, Early Life, Parents
Mookie Betts was born on 7th October 1992 in Nashville. His mother’s name was Diana Benedict and Father’s name was Willie Belts. His birth name is Markus Lynn “Mookie” Betts. Bett’s first League Baseball Coach was his mother, Diana. She teaches the Mookie to bowl at an early age. Mookie’s astrological sign is Libra and his religion is Christian. He has a strong devotion to the game of baseball at an early age.
Mookie Betts Career Details
Mookie start his career from his high school. In 2010 November, Belts signed a letter of commitment to attend the University of Tennessee on a baseball scholarship, also getting recruited by Vanderbilt University, Mississippi State University of Alabama at Birmingham.
In the year 2011, he batted 509 with 30 steals and was honorable mention inclusion for the Louisville slugger High School All- American list. Then he played two seasons for the minor leagues. He started the season with the Green Ville drive of the A South Atlantic League. On July 9, Betts was promoted to the Salem Red Sox of the High A Carolina League, batting.341 in 51 games to complete the 2013 seasons with the combined 314 average in 127 games between Salem and Greenville with 15 home runs and 38 steals. Recently at that year, he won the 2019 CP3 PBA Celebrity Invitational. Then, he was selected as a reserve outfielder to the 2019 All-Starr Game.
Mookie Betts Engaged To Brianna Hammonds
As of today, Mookie Betts engaged to his long-time girlfriend Brianna Hammonds. She was born on August 7, 1994, and graduated from Middle Tennessee State University. They meet and known each other since middle school and have been together since them. The couple give birth a baby girl on 6th November 2018.
Mookie Betts Net Worth
Mookie Betts is pretty rich as he currently has a net worth of $6 Million. He earned this massive income from his baseball career. His income comes from salary, contracts, bonuses and endorsements. His annual salary is reported at 20 million in 2019.
Mookie Betts Body Measurements
Mookie Betts has a great physique; he has an athletic bodybuilder. Mookie Betts stands at a height of 1.75 m i.e. 5 feet and 9 inches tall. He has a balanced weight of 82 Kg. He has got a very charming smile on his face who attracting a lot of people towards him.
Quick Facts About Mookie Betts
Full Name Markus Lynn Betts
Birth Date 07 October 1992
Profession Baseball Player
Mother Name Diana Benedict
Father Name Willie Benedict
Girlfriend Brianna Hammonds
Children 1 ( Daughter)
Net Worth $6 Million