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Jake Arrieta

Quick Facts About Jake Arrieta

Celebrated Name Jake Arrieta
Age 35 Years
Nick Name
Birth Name Jake Joseph Arrieta
Birth Date 1986-03-06
Gender Male
Profession Baseball Player
Birth Nation United States
Place Of Birth Farmington, Missouri
Nationality American
Ethnicity Puerto Rican
Horoscope Pisces
Father Lou Arrieta
Mother Lynda Arrieta
High School Plano East Senior High School
Sexual Orientation Straight
Wife Brittany Arrieta
Daughter Palmer
Son Cooper
Net Worth $20 million USD
Salary $10 million USD
Height 6ft 4inches(1.93m)
Weight 102kg(227 lbs)

Jake Arrieta is a famous American professional baseball player who currently plays as the pitcher for the Philadelphia Phillies of Major League Baseball(MLB). Previously, he has also played for the Baltimore Orioles and Chicago Cubs. He also won All-American pitcher of the year.

What is Jake Arrieta famous for?

  • Famous as an American baseball pitcher who plays for Philadelphia Phillies of MLB league.

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  • Recently on 7th July 2019, it was announced that Jake Arrieta would be evaluated in the next few days by Phillies medical staff to determine if he could continue pitching with a bone spur.

When was Jake Arrieta born?

Jake Arrieta was born on 6th March 1986 in Farmington, Missouri, US. His birth name is Jacob Joseph Arrieta. American is his nationality. His ethnicity is Puerto Rican. Pisces is his zodiac sign.

He was born to Lou Arrieta(father) and Lynda Arrieta(mother). He has no siblings. He was raised in Plano, Texas. He did his schooling from Plano East Senior High School. He played baseball for his high school team.

He attended Weatherford Junior college though he got selected by the Cincinnati Reds in 2004 draft. Then, he attended Texas Christian University and he started playing for TCU Horned Frogs baseball team. He won the Mountain West Conference Pitcher of the Year Award in 2007.

In 2006, he played for the US national baseball team and helped the team to win the World University Baseball Championship 2006. In the 2008 Summer Olympics, he was in the US national baseball team.

He pitched six innings in Team USA's victory against China's National baseball team at the 2008 Olympics.

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Baseball career

  • Jake Arrieta started his professional baseball career in 2007 after being elected in the 2007 MLB draft by The Baltimore Orioles.
  •  In 2007, he made his professional baseball debut in the Arizona Fall League with the Pheonix Desert Dogs. In the same year, his baseball team won the Arizona Fall League. 
  • He made his major league debut with a win against New York Yankees on 10th June 2010.
  • He became the second-youngest opening day starting pitcher for the Orioles. On 6th July 2012, he was demoted to Triple-A.
  • In 2013, he was sent down to Triple-A and he again was recalled. He was then traded to Lowa Clubs on 2nd July 2013 where he played 30 games for the club.
  • In 2014, he took no-hitters into the seventh or eight innings three times. He was voted 9th for the National League Cy Young Award.
  • On 20th August 2015, he became the first MLB pitcher to win 15 games in the 2015 season. He became the 14th no-hitter in Club's history after he no-hit the Los Angels Dodgers. 
  •  In that season, he posted a 22-6 record and 1.77 ERA and he became the fifth pitcher to win 22 games with less than six losses.
  • He won NL Cy Young Award and was voted sixth for the 2015 NL Most Valuable Player Award.
  • He then signed a one year contract with the Club on a record deal of $10.7 million salaries on 5th February 2016.
  • In the 2016 season, he pitched his second career no-hitter and 15th no-hitter in Clubs history. His club won World Series title 2016 for the first time.
  • On 11th March 2018, he signed a three-year contract with the Philadelphia Phillies for $75 million. He posted a 10-11 record and 3.96 ERA in that season.
  • He became injured at the start of 2019 season and recently on 7th July 2019, it has been revealed that he had a bone spur and he might not play this season.

Jake Arrieta Wife

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Who is Jake Arrieta married to?

The American baseball player, Jake Arrieta is married to Brittany Arrieta. They tied the knot on 10th December 2011. The couple is blessed with a son, Cooper and a daughter, Palmer. His family currently resides in Austin, Texas.

He is also active in social media with 254k followers on Instagram and 426k followers on Twitter.

What is the net worth of Jake Arrieta?

The American baseball player, Jake Arrieta has an estimated net worth of $20 million USD as of 2019.

He has an annual salary of $10 million USD in 2019. His worth includes all his property and his present earnings from the club.

How tall is Jake Arrieta?

The 33 years aged, Jake Arrieta has an athletic body. He stands 6ft 4inches(1.93m) tall and has a body weight of 102kg(227 lbs).

He has a fair complexion with brown hair and dark brown eyes. He also has tattoos on his body.  

Did You Know?

  • He has also won Silver Slugger Award
  • He throws five different pitches