Héctor Neris is a Dominican professional baseball pitcher for the Philadelphia Phillies of Major League Baseball.
Facts of Héctor Neris
|Full Name:||Héctor Neris|
|Age:||33 years 5 months|
|Birth Date:||June 14, 1989|
|Birth Place:||Villa Altagracia, Dominican Republic|
|Relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is gay ?:||No|
|Height / How tall :||6.2 inch|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Leo, Aquarius, Libra|
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Héctor Neris is a Dominican professional baseball pitcher who currently plays for the Philadelphia Phillies of Major League Baseball(MLB). He signed with the club in 2010. He also plays for the Dominican Republic national baseball team.
What is Héctor Neris famous for?
- Famous as a Dominican professional baseball player
Trending: Héctor Neris got suspended for three games
Recently on 16th July 2019, Héctor Neris got suspended for three games in MLB after he pitched a ball at the head area of Dodger’s first baseman, David Freese in a match against Phillies and Dodgers on Tuesday night.
He was considered to be intentionally hitting David Freese in his head area. On 17th July, MLB announced that he will be suspended for three games and will be fined. In an interview, he said that he didn’t him Freese in his head area intensionally. However, the match was won by the Phillies with a score of 9-8.
When was Héctor Neris born?
Héctor Neris was born on 14th June 1989 in Villa Altagracia of Dominican Republic. His birth name is Héctor Neris. Dominican is his nationality. He has mixed ethics. Gemini is his zodiac sign.
He was born to an African family. His parents and siblings are unknown.
He was raised in his hometown, Villa Altagracia. During his school days, he played volleyball, basketball, baseball, and chess.
Later, he attended Colegio Jose Francisco Pena Gomez and started playing college baseball. He graduated from college in 2008. After graduating from college, he started playing in different minor baseball leagues.
- Héctor Neris started his professional baseball career by signing a deal with Philadelphia Phillies on 28th May 2010 as a free agent.
- He finished the 2010 season with 3.24 ERA and 34 strikeouts as a baseball pitcher in Summer League Phillies.
- He was assigned to Class A+ Clearwater Threshers in 2012.
- In the year 2013, he was assigned to Class A Reading Fightin Phils and he finished the season with 4.55 ERA and 93 Strikeouts.
- On 5th August 2014, he made his first major league debut for the Phillies with a win after he pitched a scoreless top of the 15th inning.
- He became the 2nd pitcher of Phillies who struck out 102 batters in 80 innings in 2016.
- He also pitched for his country’s Dominican Republic national baseball team in the 2017 World Baseball Classic.
- In 2018, he played for Phillies and AAA Lehigh Valley of minor leagues. He finished the season with a 5.10 ERA and he struck out 107 batters.
- Recently on 16th July 2019, he played for his team in a 9-8 win against the Dodgers.
- After the match, he got suspended for three games after he pitched a ball in the head area of Freese during the match.
Who is Héctor Neri’s dating?
The American baseball pitcher, Héctor Neris is unmarried and is also not in any relationship at present. He seems to be focusing more on his career than his personal life. He is living in Los Angels, California, US. He is also active on social media with 12.3k followers on Instagram.
What is the net worth of Héctor Neris?
The American professional baseball player, Héctor Neris has good earning from his profession. He has an estimated net worth of $2 million USD as of 2019.
On 10th January 2019, he signed a one-year contract with the Phillies which is worth $1.8 million USD so, his annual salary as of 2019 is $1,800,000 USD. He also earns additional income from different endorsement deals.
How tall is Héctor Neris?
The 30 years aged, Héctor Neris has an athletic body. He stands at a height of 6ft 2inches(1.87m). He has a bodyweight of 79kg(175 lbs).
He has a dark complexion with black hair and black eyes. His shoe size is 7(US).