|Celebrated Name:||Kris Bryant|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Kristopher Lee Bryant|
|Age:||29 years old|
|Birth Date:||January 4, 1992|
|Birth Place:||Las Vegas Valley, Nevada, United States|
|Height:||6’5″ (196 cm)|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Jessica Delp (m. 2017)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||No|
|Is Kris Bryant Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||American Baseball Player|
|Net Worth in 2022:||$15 million|
|Last Updated:||January 2022|
Kristopher Lee Bryant, professionally called as Kris Bryant is a leading personality of the contemporary US baseball world. Playing as a third baseman and outfielder, he is considered to be one of the highly significant players of the Chicago Cubs of Major League Baseball team. For his commendable performance in his sophomore year, ‘Baseball America honored him with the title of a first-team ‘All-American.’
Bryant was rewarded several times in his career that includes ‘Collegiate Baseball Player of the Year,’ ‘Baseball American College Player of the Year Award,’ and ‘Dick Howser Trophy.’ In his major basketball league debut, he won the National League Rookie of the Year Award the same year.
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Early Life & Biography
Kris was born in Las Vegas, Nevada. He hailed from the family of a sportsman. His father, Mike Bryant, had played minor baseball league for the “Boston Red Sox organization.” His mother, Sue Bryant, was a housewife. In his childhood days, he received training from his father. His father used to own a patio furniture store. However, he sold it to get a job that allowed him to train his son.
Kris attended Bonanza High School, Las Vegas, and played for the varsity baseball team at the school level. Impressed by his performances, he was given a chance to play with the American Legion Baseball. He became the member of 2010 USA Today All-USA baseball first-team.
He went to the University of San Diego and played baseball for his team “San Diego Toreros” at the college level. He majored in biology before switching to finance.
From the age of sixteen, Kris Bryant has been dating Jessica Delp. After proposing in 2015, he married his long-time girlfriend in the first month of 2017. They both grew up in Las Vegas and had been knowing since their college years. He couple is expecting their first baby in April 2020. They have made a declaration about it on their social media handle.
Bryant has a friendship with a few of his fellow baseball players that includes Joey Gallo and Bryce Harper. When they were nine years old, they started to play baseball together. They compete with each other in a friendly way that was evident in the May 2015 series. The duo greeted each other in the Major League against the Washington Nationals that took place at Wrigley Field.
Kris is a humanitarian and is actively involved in charitable works. He, along with his friend, and fellow baseball player, Bryce Harper, engaged in relief efforts to assist victims who got injured at a music concert. Around fifty-five people got killed in this incident. They encourage people to make donations to help the victims of the shooting incident.
Bryant is actively involved in a non-profit organization,” the Wings for Life Foundation.” This organization has a specialization in spinal cord research.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on January 4, 1992, Kris Bryant is 29 years old as of today’s date 1st January 2022. His height is 6 ft 5 inches tall, and his weight is 120 kg.
In the 2013 MLB Draft, Kris was considered to be the safest, best hitter, and one of the most dependable players in the squad. He signed a deal of $6.7 million with the Chicago Cubs.
He started off playing with the Boise Hawks and got promoted to play for the Daytona Cubs of the ‘Class A-Advanced Florida State League.’
He then played in the “Arizona Fall League.” For his noteworthy performance in the match, he was awarded the title of “the co-player of the week.”
In 2015, he displayed brilliant overall performance in the MLB with the Chicago Cubs. Not just he received worldwide success and fame, but also the title of the “Rookie of the Year by ‘Baseball America.”
In 2016, after recording hits in four consecutive games that were played against the San Francisco Giants in the National League Series. For being an outstanding hitter in the game, he won the ‘Most Valuable Player Award’, and ‘Hank Aaron Award.’
Awards & Achievements
Here is a complete list of all awards, and recognition that he has received so far:
- ABCA College Player of the Year in 2013
- Baseball America College Player of the Year Award in 2013
- Baseball America Major League Rookie of the Year in 2015
- Baseball America Minor League Player of the Year in 2014
- Collegiate Baseball Player of the Year in 2013
- 2× College Baseball All-America Team in 2012, and 2013
- Dick Howser Trophy in 2013
- Esurance MLB Award for Best Rookie in 2015
- Golden Spikes Award in 2013
- Joe Bauman Home Run Award in 2014
- 3x MLB All-Star in 2015, and 2016
- MLB Player of the Month in August 2016
- 3x MLB Rookie of the Month in May and August 2015
- National League Hank Aaron Award in 2016
- National League Most Valuable Player in 2016
- National League Rookie of the Year in 2015
- Players Choice Award for NL Outstanding Rookie in 2015
- The Sporting News National League Rookie of the Year in 2015
- USA Today Minor League Player of the Year Award in 2014, and
- World Series champion in 2016
Net Worth & Salary of Kris Bryant in 2022
Kris Bryant has been one of the successful baseball players in America. His approximate net worth is calculated at $15 million as of January 2022.
Kris was named “All-USA baseball first team” at Bonanza High School. Later, he got drafted in the eighteenth round of the MLB Draft that took place in 2010 by the Toronto Blue Jays. He played at the San Diego University and won the Dick Howser Trophy and Golden Spikes Award in 2013.
The Chicago Cubs drafted Kris in the Major League Baseball Draft in 2013. He played his first match in MLB in 2015, and since then, he has been playing for the Cubs. He was also given the title of “National League Rookie of the Year” in the year 2015. Kris has also been an All-Star two times. He created the World Series with the Cubs in 2016. In 2013, Kris received a signing bonus of $6.7 million.
Kris Bryant has been one of the key figures of the US baseball world. Known to be a highly talented and fast player, he gives a tough challenge to the opponents. With his outstanding performances, he became the most sought and famous baseball player in the global scenario in very little time.