Willson Contreras Biography
Willson Contreras is a Venezuelan professional basketball catcher who currently plays for the Chicago Cubs of the Major League Baseball. Prior to that, he played for the minor clubs Dominican Summer League, and Kane County Cougars. Besides, he won the 2016 World Series in the rookie season.
The professional baseball catcher, Willson Contreras is currently in the romantic relationship with fiance, Andrea Villamizar. More recently, the couple has got engaged. In this digest, we will talk about personal life, early life, career, salary, net worth. Read more
Willson Contreras Early Life and Career
Willson Contreras was born on 13th May 1992, in Puerto Cabello, Carabobo, to the Venezuelan parents. He has a younger brother, William who is also baseballer by career. William currently plays for the Atlanta Braves organization.
Willison Contreras started playing baseball since his early age. In the beginning, he played for the Minor clubs. His debut game was with the Dominican Summer League.
By the age of 17, he batted .205 in 29 games and .313 in 17 games at the age of 18. The following years, he played with Boise Hawks, Kane County Cougars, Dayton Cubs, and Tennessee Smokies.
Youtube: Willson Contreras’s career highlights
After spending a couple of years with minor clubs, Contreras made an MLB debut with the Chicago Cubs in 2016. Since then, he has been playing for it. He led his team to the World Series Champion. In addition, he also became the National Leagues Player of the Week.
Willson Contreras Personal Life
Willson Contreras is currently dating a beautiful girlfriend, Andrea Villamizar. Prior to Villamizar, he was rumored to be dating, Astrid Ochoa but none of them confirmed about their relationship.
More recently, Contreras and his girlfriend, Villamizar has engaged. The couple revealed it on their Instagram account where Willson captioned, “she said yes”.
The couple is spending their quality time together. Besides, they have maintained their relationship very strong. The couple often posts their pictures on their Instagram account. Apart from their relationship, the pair has kept themselves away from love affairs. The pair has not revealed their married date yet but they seem to be planning for it and might reveal it soon.
Willson Contreras Net Worth
As a famous and talented baseball player, Willson has collected a decent money. Till the present context, he has appeared in the multiple games and has also led his team to the World Series Champion. He has $1,656,500 Salary and obtains $850,000 as signing bonus. Here is the list of his earning according to the season:
2009 – $850,000
2016 – $507,500
2017 – $544,500
2018 – $604,500
Allocating information from several sources as of 2018 it is found out that his current net worth is around $2 million.