Former Texas Rangers' Player Sammy Sosa's Net Worth. Complete Details about his Salary, House, Car
If you’ve ever watched Major League Baseball, then you know Sammy Sosa. He is a Dominican former professional baseball right fielder. Besides, he is widely popular for playing with MLB teams over his career, especially the Chicago Cubs.
How much is Sammy Sosa’s net worth? How does Babe Ruth Home Run Award winner, Sammy Sosa spend his money? Here, we’ll discuss Sammy Sosa's career, lifestyle, and achievements. Let's start!
How much Is Sammy Sosa’s Net Worth?
Sammy Sosa, the former right fielder, has a net worth of $70 million. His career in baseball is his major source of income. According to reports, Sosa's had an annual average salary of $124,068,000.
Image: Sammy Sosa, Chicago Cubs player
Similarly, the former Texas Rangers player Sosa’s initial team signed him to a minor league deal worth $500, 000 on 30th January 2007. This contract is the one Sosa turned down in the past year from the Nationals. In the middle of 1997, Sosa signed a four-year contract extension worth $42.5 million. In addition, the $10 million yearly contract made a great topic of controversy.
Sammy Sosa’s House, and Lifestyle
Reportedly, Sammy Sosa, MLB slugger, purchased a home in North Miami Beach for $7.6 million. The Oceanfront home is right on the beach with a pool, koi pond, a courtyard, and a terrace overlooking the ocean.
Image: Sammy Sosa's North Miami Beach
Source: Curbed Miami
His new pad is considered among one of the most beautiful homes in all of Golden Beach. It was renovated in 1998 and put on sale for $6.4 million in 2002.
Talking to my fans with Ustream today pic.twitter.com/UygmbJQG
— Sammy Sosa (@TheRealMr609) January 23, 2013
Sammy Sosa drives a white Aston Martin car. He is fond of traveling, partying and exploring different cuisines. Sammy is a gadget enthusiastic, he has some expensive gadgets from brands like Apple among others.
Quick facts about Sammy Sosa
- Sammy Sosa began his professional career in 1986 playing with Texas Rangers.
- The White Sox hired Sammy Sosa for Chicago Cubs in 1992.
- Sammy Sosa has won four prestigious awards, namely; Hank Aaron Award, Roberto Clemente Award, Gene Autry Courage Award, and Louisville Slugger Silver Slugger Award.
- Sammy Sosa married Sonia Rodriguez on 18th December 2004 and has four children together.
- Sammy and Sonia married civilly for 12 years before the church wedding.