Curtis Granderson is an American professional baseball player who currently plays for Los Angeles Dodgers of Major League Baseball. The Hall of Famer is indeed a wealthy person, his ma s sive salary from LA Dodgers has boosted his net worth to a great extent.
With an impressive career comes a great deal of money. Let's look at Curtis Granderson's net worth as an example. We are discussing the MLB star's salary, career earnings, net worth and everything money here!
How much is Curtis Granderson's Net Worth? Details About his Salary, Income Sources, and Career Earnings
Curtis Granderson's devotion hard work and talent have paid him well. The 36 years old American professional baseball player has an estimated net worth of $58 million. Granderson is among the top-paid players of his team LA Dodgers. Before signing with the Dodgers, GrGranderson played for the Detriot Tigers and the New York Mets.
Curtis Granderson who was currently signed by the LA Dodgers for an undisclosed amount was previously in a 4-year-long contract with the New York Mets ( 2014-2017).The $60 million worth contract included $60,000,000 guaranteed income and an annual average salary of $15,000,000. In 2017, GrGranderson earned a base salary of $15,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $15,000,000.
MLB's Curtis Granderson's House
You'd have a home as grand as Granderson's when you are worth $60 million as well. The Dodgers' star lives in a luxury villa in Chicago.
Curtis Granderson's villa in Chicago, Illinois is grand interior and exterior wise as well. He bought the 2876 square feet villa on 2008 for $1,273,000.
How Does MLB's Curtis Granderson Spend His Millions?
There is no any denying that Granderson shines on the court, with his performance as a basketball player, however, many might not know that he Curtis GrGranderson shines off the field as well, with his charity. He has granted $5 million to the University of Illinois at Chicago for building a stadium. The Stadium, officially opened from April 17, 2017, in front more than 800 friends and family of UIC baseball.
Granderson, a Flames' Hall-of-Famer and currently the New York Mets outfielder, was there to cut the ribbon for the $10 million stadia. According to Sports Illustrated, his gift of $5 million to UIC is the largest known one-time donation from a professional athlete to their alma mater.The stadium is named after him.
Curtis Granderson is a Philanthropist
GrGranderson is widely respected for his commitment and support to various communities through outreach and charity work. Many of his charitable endeavors support inner-city children. He also served as an amba s sador for MLB abroad.
Granderson loves involving himself in social works. His effortless contribution for needy enabled him to win the Marvin Miller Man of the Year Award in 2009 for his on-field performance and contributions to the community.
Curtis Granderson's Awards and achievements
- MLB All-Star in 2009, 2011–2012.
- Silver Slugger Award in 2011.
- The Marvin Miller Man of the Year Award
- Roberto Clemente Award in 2016
- Player of the Week in 2016
- American League Player of the Month for August 2011