Baseball season is in full swing, and everybody’s cheering on their favorite teams. More Chicago Cubs fans are wearing David Ross jerseys, but might not know much about the catcher. Here is a list of quick facts about David Ross.
If you missed the game on Tuesday night (October 25), then you missed out on David Ross’ spectacular performance. A lot of people want to know more about the Chicago Cubs’ catcher, so we have compiled a list of interesting facts to know about David Ross.
David Ross Was Born and Raised in Bainbridge, Georgia
How old is David Ross? David Wade Ross was born on March 19, 1977 in Bainbridge, Georgia, making him 39 years-old. He went to Florida State University’s laboratory school, and Florida High School, in Tallahassee. He played high school baseball for the Florida High School Demons.
Ross has always been an excellent baseball player. He received a scholarship to attend Auburn University in Alabama. He played college baseball for the Auburn Tigers from 1996 to 1997. Ross decided to forgo his final season of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) after his junior season with the Gators was complete, and entered the Major League Baseball Draft.
His Major League Baseball Career
David Ross has played with several teams including the Los Angeles Dodgers, Pittsburgh Pirates, San Diego Padres, Boston Red Sox, Atlanta Braves, and of course, the Chicago Cubs.
David Ross’ Net Worth is Estimated to be $5,625,000
Ross’ net worth is calculated to be around $5,625,000 and his salary is $2,50,000. Ross has signed a two-year contract with the Chicago Cubs, which is estimated to be $5.0 million. Aside from playing baseball, he also earns a good amount of money from endorsements and sponsorships.