Erick Aybar Biography
Erick Aybar is a professional Dominican baseball who plays for San Diego Padres of Major League Baseball. Before playing for Diego, he played for Detroit Tigers. Moreover, he also played for Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim and Atlanta Braves. He received a Rawlings Gold Glove Award on November 1, 2011.
Eric Aybar Early life
Eric Aybar was born on January 14, 1984, in Baní, Dominican Republic. He was born to Narciso and Francia. His father also played baseball in his own birthplace for the amateur teams before 30 years.
Aybar grew up along with his six siblings, three sisters, and three brothers. His eldest brother Willy Aybar is also a baseball player who plays as an infielder as well as outfielder He is the youngest one among his brothers. Aybar attended the local school but he left school within a short period of time in order to help his parents at home.
Eric Aybar Professional career
In 2002, he signed as an amateur free agent for Anaheim Angels. However, on May 16, 2006, he made his first Major League debut for the club against Toronto Blue Jays. Well, on May 20, 2006, he recorded his first Major League hit in his first match against Los Angeles Dodgers. Moreover, he hit his first major league home run on September 25, 2007.
Because of his excellent performance, he received his first Rawlings Gold Glove Award on November 1, 2011. Furthermore, on July 10, 2014, for the first time, he was named as the All-Star. He replaced the injured outfielder Alex Gordon of the Kansas City Royals. Later, on November 12, 2015, he moved to Atlanta Braves along with Sean Newcomb, Chris Ellis, and cash in the place of Andrelton Simmons and Jose Briceno.
Great team win last night! Can’t wait to get back at it tonight pic.twitter.com/Uh69sEL9jD
— Erick Aybar (@Erickaybar) August 30, 2016
After playing for a year, he moved to Detroit Tigers on August 16, 2016, in the exchange of Mike Avilés and Kade Scivique. Since 2015, he just played for a single year for all the clubs. Coming to 2017, he signed a contract with San Diego Padres for 2017 season.
Erick Aybar Personal life
Professional baseball player Erick Aybar is a married man. He is married to his beloved wife Nhachari Aybar. This couple stayed in a relationship for a long time before getting married. Although they are already married, they do not have any children yet. This couple is often seen together in the public. Besides this, Aybar hasn’t faced any rumors of his other relationships. Moreover, there are no any rumors of his divorce too. His nationality is Dominican and falls under black ethnic group.
Erick Aybar Net worth
One of the famous players with a good personality Erick Aybar must have a good net worth. Well, his current net worth is $8.5 million. And his salary is $1,750,000. He must be satisfied with his net worth and salary and is sure to be increased in upcoming days.