What is the net worth of Johnny Damon?

Johnny Damon Net Worth is US$ 40 Million as of 2022.

Net Worth US$ 40 Million
Born:November 05, 1973 (49 Years)
GenderMale
Height6′ 2″
HoroscopeScorpio
Country of OriginFort Riley, Kansas, The US
Source of WealthBasketball, Athlete
Marital StatusMarried 
SpouseMichelle Mangan (M. 2004), Angela Vannice (M. 1992-2002)
ChildrenJackson (Son), Devon Rose (Daughter), Dreanna Michelle (Daughter), Madelyn Damon (Daughter), Danica Rayne (Daughter), Dasha (Daughter), Daliah (Daughter), Dash (Son)
Famous ForBasketball Player

Biography

On November 5, 1973, Damon was born in Fort Riley, Kansas, in the United States. After his father was released from the army, Damon was reared in Florida. Since he was a young child, Damon has always been relatively quiet. In his free time, he used to sing, but he never sang in front of people. He stutters quite a bit. Damon has traveled with his father, who served in the US army, to various locations, including West Germany, Japan, etc. Damon began playing baseball when he was very young. He first began participating in “South Orange Little League” baseball. Later, when he started high school, he was considered for having the best potential. He excelled as an outfielder in high school and carried that skill into Major League Baseball.

Timeline

1995-2000-Kansas City Royals

“The Kansas City Royals” selected Damon in the first round of the 1992 MLB draught, 35th overall.

2001-Oakland Athletics

Damon played for the “Oakland Athletics” in 2001.

2002-2005- Boston Red Sox

Damon and the “Boston Red Sox” agreed to a four-year, US$ 31 million contract on December 21, 2001.

2006-2009- New York Yankees

In Games 3 and 4 of the year 2009 ALCS, Damon blasted a home run to help his team overcome the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in total of six games.

2010- Detroit Tigers

Damon and the “Detroit Tigers” reached a one-year, US$ 8 million contract on February 20, 2010. He hit his 1,000th career RB against the “Kansas City Royals” on April 14, 2010.

2011-Tampa Bay Rays

Damon and the Tampa Bay Rays reached a US$ 5.25 million one-year contract on January 21, 2011.

2012- Cleveland Indians

On April 12, 2012, Damon agreed to a US$ 1.25 million (with an additional US$ 1.4 million in incentives) minor league deal with the “Cleveland Indians”.

2013-2015 -Free agency

  • Damon expressed his desire to be signed for the 2013 season and offered the “Yankees” the chance to sign him to a deal for the league’s minimum wage to fill in for the ailing Curtis Granderson. He also indicated his willingness to be released whenever Granderson fully recovered.
  • In an interview with the WEEI-FM radio program “Middays with MFB” on August 4, 2014, Damon stated that while he still wants to play, no teams have shown interest, and “those days are done.”

Early Life

Damon was born on a US Army installation in Kansas called Fort Riley. His father, Jimmy, is an American of Irish and Croatian ancestry, and his mother, Yome, is a Thai immigrant to the country. His parents met when his father who was posted in Thailand met his mother.  As a youngster, he participated in the “South Orange Little League”. Before enrolling at Dr. Phillips High School in Orlando, he played baseball for  “Walker Jr. High” team. During his senior year in 1992, he had been named the “Florida Gatorade Player of the Year”, also was named USA Today’s High School All-America team, and also was rated the top high school prospect in the nation by Baseball America.

In his final year at Dr. Phillips, Damon competed on the track and finished second in the 200-meter dash. While playing football during high school, Damon was struck by Warren Sapp once and had his first concussion.

Career

The high school baseball squad is where Johnny Damon began his baseball career. In high school, he was regarded as a five-star prospect and one of the best outfielders in the country. In 1992, Major League Baseball selected Damon. “The Kansas City Royals” chose him. In 1995, Damon made his debut in MLB with the “Kansas City Royals”, where he remained through 2000. Later, in 2001, “Oakland Athletics” signed him. Nevertheless, his time with them was only for one season.

Later, in 2002, he was given a contract for 4 years for  US$ 31 million with the “Boston Red Sox”. Damon played last with the “New York Yankees” from 2006 to 2009, “Detroit Tigers” in 2010, and “Tampa Bay Rays” in 2011. He also played for the “Cleveland Indians” in 2012. In 2012, Damon got retired from American baseball. He later played for the Thailand National Baseball Team for one season.

Johnny Damon Net Worth Growth

Johnny Damon net worth was US$ 25 million in 2017, which increased to US$ 40 million in 2022.

Net Worth in 2022US$ 40 Million
Net Worth in 2021US$ 37 Million
Net Worth in 2020US$ 34 Million
Net Worth in 2019US$ 31 Million
Net Worth in 2018US$ 28 Million
Net Worth in 2017US$ 25 Million

Highlights

Here are some of the best highlights of Johnny Damon’s career

Career highlights and Awards

  • All-Star                                             (2002,2005)
  • World Series Champion                  (2004,2009)
  • AL Stolen Base Leader                     (2000)

Famous Quotes from Johnny Damon

Famous Quote 1 from Johnny Damon

“You know, many people say they didn’t want to die until the Red Sox won the World Series. Well, there could be a lot of busy ambulances tomorrow.”

–  Johnny Damon
Famous Quote 2 from Johnny Damon

“But I dig myself, and especially if my wife digs me, I dig myself more.”

–  Johnny Damon
Famous Quote 3 from Johnny Damon

“We’re just being ourselves and having fun playing baseball. The biggest thing is when people look at our team; they see that we’re having much fun.”

–  Johnny Damon
Famous Quote 4 from Johnny Damon

“We all pulled together at the right time. Unfortunately, we were down 3-0 to the Yankees when we decided to do it, but we did it. And we shocked the world.”

–  Johnny Damon
Famous Quote 5 from Johnny Damon

“I’m gaining weight the right way: I’m drinking beer.”

–  Johnny Damon
Famous Quote 6 from Johnny Damon

“We need me to get hot and stay hot. When I go, this team takes off.”

–  Johnny Damon

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the net worth of Johnny Damon?

Johnny Damon has a US$ 40 million overall net worth as of 2022.

What is the age of Johnny Damon?

Johnny Damon is 48 years old at the moment (5 November 1973).

What is the salary of Johnny Damon?

Johnny Damon makes an annual salary of at least US$ 0.25 million.

Summary

Baseball player Johnny Damon is estimated to have a net worth of US$ 40 million. In America, Johnny Damon is a tremendously famous and prosperous star. He was a well-regarded professional baseball player in the United States who has since retired. When Major League Baseball selected Damon in the 1995 amateur draught, he began his professional career. He debuted for the “Kansas City Royals” in the MLB in 1995 and has had remarkable success there. Later, he joined the “Oakland Athletics”, but his time there was brief—just one year. The “Boston Red Sox” signed him in 2002, and he played there until 2005. Later, he played for several additional teams, making his name known worldwide. In 2013, Johnny Damon also participated in the Thai National Baseball Team. Damon has a long list of accomplishments to his credit.