AJ Pierzynski Fox Sports, Bio, Wiki, Age, Wife, White Sox, Salary, and Net Worth

AJ Pierzynski Bio, Wiki

AJ Pierzynski (Full Name: Anthony John Pierzynski) is a popular American retired professional baseball catcher. As of now, AJ works as a full-time analyst for the 2011 MLB postseason on the pregame and postgame show at Fox. AJ joined Fox again for 2012, 2013, and 2015 postseasons.  Fox reported in 2017 that AJ would be a full-time analyst.

He took part in Major League Baseball (MLB) with the Minnesota Twins from 1998–2003), San Francisco Giants in 2004, Chicago White Sox from 2005–2012, Texas Rangers in 2013, Boston Red Sox in 2014, St. Louis Cardinals in 2014 and Atlanta Braves from 2015–2016. He became one of only ten catchers in Major League history to reach 2,000 hits during his career.

AJ Pierzynski Age

AJ was born on December 30, 1976, in Bridgehampton, New York, in the United States. He is 45 years old. AJ celebrates his birthday on December 30th every year.

AJ Pierzynski Height

He is a man of above-average stature. AJ stands at a height of 6 ft 3 in (Approx 1.88 m).

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AJ Pierzynski Family

He was born and brought up in Bridgehampton, New York to his caring and loving parents. AJ is the proud son of Mary Jane Harrelson. Aj holds an American nationality and Belong to the white ethnicity. At the moment, AJ has not mentioned any details concerning either his father or if he has siblings.

AJ Pierzynski Wife

AJ is happily married to his wife Lisa Pierzynski. The pair married in 1999. AJ and his wife Lisa have two children namely, Ava who was born in October 2005, and Austin.

AJ Pierzynski  Education

He went to Dr. Phillips High School in Orlando, Florida, where AJ won All-State honors in baseball. Johnny Damon a future Major Leaguer was one of AJ’s high school teammates. AJ graduated from high school in 1994 and signed a letter of intent to play baseball at the University of Tennessee.

AJ Pierzynski Fox Sports

He works as a game and studio analyst for FOX Sports. Aj officially joined FOX Sports in 2017 after his retirement from baseball. Before that, AJ appeared in a guest analyst role for the network’s postseason coverage from 2011-2013 as well as in 2015.

A career .280 hitter with over  2,000 hits, AJ began his major league career with the Minnesota Twins in 1998, also playing for the San Francisco Giants, Chicago White Sox, Texas Rangers, Boston Red Sox, St. Louis Cardinals as well as Atlanta Braves. He is s two-time MLB All-Star (2002, 2006), the left-handed hitter won a World Series title with the White Sox in 2005 and won the Silver Slugger Award in 2012.

AJ’s colleagues at Fox Sports include:

Joe Goossen – analyst

Charissa Thompson – sportscaster and host

Kristine Leahy– sports reporter

Katie Engleson -sports reporter

Jenny Taft -sports moderator

Lyndsay Rowley -reporter

Brady Quinn -analyst

Abby Labar -reporter

Alexi Lalas -analyst

AJ Pierzynski White Sox

He was signed as a free agent by the Chicago White Sox on January 6, 2005. As AJ signed with the White Sox, the San Francisco Chronicle ran a story claiming that the catcher had kneed Giants trainer Stan Conte in the groin during a spring training game in 2004. Aj would help the White Sox go wire-to-wire in his first season with the team, winning the AL Central on September 29, 2005, in a win against the Detroit Tigers. Therefore, his biggest contributions would come during the White Sox’ 2005 playoff run. He agreed to a two-year contract to remain with the White Sox following the 2010 season.

AJ Pierzynski Salary

He works as an MLB  correspondent. Therefore, AJ earns a decent salary as the best catcher in MLB history. AJ’s average salary is $ 70,146 per year.

AJ Pierzynski Net Worth

He earns his income as the best catcher in MLB history Therefore, AJ has accumulated a decent fortune over the years he has worked. AJ’s estimated net worth is $716,712.

How Old Is AJ Pierzynski

AJ is a 45-year-old who was born on December 30, 1976, in Bridgehampton, New York, in the United States.

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