Professional baseball player Shane Victorino net worth has been reported to be $35 million. Check out his wiki, height, age, salary, and source of wealth. He is one of the three outfielders in the defensive position and was a free agent. He drew a salary of 1.173 million USD in 2015.
|Full Name||Shane Patrick Victorino|
|Birth Date||November 30, 1980|
|Net Worth||$35 Million|
|Source of Income||Baseball Player|
|Annual Salary||1.17 million|
|Ethnicity||Portuguese Okinawan Japanese, Chinese and English|
Victorino was born on November 30, 1980 and is currently aged 36 years. He was born and brought up in Wailuku, Hawaii and attended St. Anthony High School. He is believed to have a Portuguese-Hawaii-Okinawan-Japanese-Chinese descent with his last name being Portuguese. His surname originally was Victorine which got converted to Victorino from his great grandfather’s era. Victorino is the son of Maui County who worked as an Eagle Scout.
Vitorino participated in the Hawaii State High School track and field Championship and set a state record of 10:30 for 100m. He was drafted for Los Angeles Dogers in 1999 and later in 2002 made his debut in Major League Baseball via San Diego Padres. He played for other teams under the Rule 5 Draft like Philadelphia Philles, Boston Red Sox and Los Angeles Angles of Anaheim. Victorino played as a switch hitter till the year 2013 and due to knee and back injuries he started playing as a right handed batter. He is a right handed batter and thrower. Victorino continues to play and despite physical difficulties has no immediate plans of retiring. He has won several awards like The Golden Glove Award, World Series Championship and the All Star Award.
Nick named as The Flyin’ Hawaiian and The Big Slippery Fish due to his swiftness and quick responses, Victorino has made a good amount of fortune and fame for himself. He is a bob Marley fan and sings Three Little Birds as a walk up song along with his fans which has become a signature style.
In 2009, March 30, Victorino married Melissa Smith. The couple was blessed with a daughter in 2007 and named her Kali’a Mekenna. Their son Kingston Shane was born in 2010. The family lives together in Las Vegas when not playing for leagues. The couple also runs a non-profit organization by the name Shane Victorino Foundation helping the underprivileged children in different areas of education and extra curricular. It was established in the year 2010.