John Lackey

John Lackey is an American former professional baseball player who is a three-time World Series champion. He has played Major League Baseball for different MLB clubs such as Los Angeles of Anaheim, Boston Red Sox, St. Louis Cardinals, etc.

How old is John Lackey?

John Lackey was born in Abilene, Texas, the United States on October 23, 1978. His full name is John Derran Lackey. As of 2020, he is 41 years old. As per his nationality, he is American and belongs to Caucasian ethnicity. Similarly, his zodiac sign is Scorpio.

Talking about his family, his father’s name is Derran Lackey and his mother’s name is Sharon Lackey.

Education History

Talking about his educational background, he went to Abilene High School, located in Abilene, Taxes, US. After completing schooling, he attended The University of Texas at Arlington.

How tall is John Lackey?

Talking about his educational background, he stands at a height of 6 feet and 6 inches and his weight is around 85kg. Similarly, he has a brown color eye with brown hair. The information regarding his shoe size, dress size, hip size, waist size, biceps size is under review.

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram

He is not active on social media. He does not have Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts.

How did John Lackey pursue his career?

Talking about his career, he started playing baseball from his school days. He played on the junior College world Series champion through the Greyson Country College team. Later, he involved in the Minor League career from 1999 to 2002. He was also named the Angles’ Minor League Pitcher of the Year. He pushed on to the Triple-A Salt Lake Bees in July 2001.

He started his professional career by debuting in MLB for the Anaheim Angeles on June 24, 2002. With Los Angeles Dodgers he attained his first victory. In the same year, he became the winning pitcher for the American League playing against Texas. The Angles got a trip to the World Series as well as listed in the American League Pennant winners when his team wins the five-game over the Twins. He also became one of the three representatives of the Angles in 2007.

Moreover, he signed a contract with the Boston Red Sox on December 16, 2009. He made his debut for the Boston Red Sox in 2010. However, on July 31, 2014, he was transferred to the St. Louis Cardinals by the Boston Red Sox. Further, in 2015, he signed a two-year contract with the Chicago Cubs. He was charged in September 2017, for arguing over his strike up with an umpire, Jordan Baker.

He announced his retirement after the 2018 season games.

Who is John Lackey Married to?

John Lackey is a married person. His wife’s name is Kristina Carter. They got married on December 13, 2014. They welcomed their first child, a daughter in November 2015. From Kristina’s previous relationship, she has two children named, Carter and Mavi.

Moreover, Lackey previously married to Krista on November 15, 2008. However, he filed a divorce from Kristi on August 30, 2011. During that time, Kristi was suffered from breast cancer. However, they got separated in February 2012.

Awards and Achievements

He has received the Cy-Young award as the best pitcher in Major League Baseball.

Net Worth/Salary

Talking about his income, being a Baseball player he has earned a good amount of money for his living. his estimated net worth is around $60 million.