This legendary baseball player from America is simply known as A-Rod. His father is running his own shoe store. He is from the Dominican family. He enjoys playing baseball from his childhood days when his family left New York. Gradually baseball became his source of relief. Now Alex Rodriguez is one of richest MLB player, which is clear from his current year salary in 2018 and net worth. Besides from baseball, A-Rod is earning a major part of his wealth from endorsements and other investments. His latest endorsed companies list in here in below.
- Vita Coco
- Energy Fitness
He is spending money on charitable work too. His signed items are available on different online shopping stores.
- A-Rod Salary in 2018: $22 M
Alex Rodriguez Current Net Worth: $450 M (These are inexact Figures)
When he turned into 17, he began playing for university baseball team instead of signing with Seattle Marines and befalls into the number one pick of the amateur draft. A-Rod’s income began to increases when he signed a contract of 3 years with them of worth $ 1.6 M. At the age of 18, he started presenting Seattle Mariners for upcoming six years.
After Seattle Marines, A-Rod did an agreement with Texas Rangers worth $250 M and befalls into the highest paid athletes. Soon after signing a contract, he was a subject of criticism for choosing a weaker team. He played very successful seasons with them and set many new records.
After last season with Texas, he traded to New York Yankees in offseason. While playing for Texas, he was tested for steroids but unluckily the result was positive and then he had to pay $67 as a tax which affects little on his income. Later, he signed a contract with New York Yankees for next 10 years and charged $ 270 M of this contract. By playing just four seasons with Yankees, he achieved two MVP awards. In spite of all this, he has achieved a lot throughout his career. Although at this age its not easy for an athlete to remain fitness like him.