Celebrated as the fourth Indian player to ever win the American League Cy Young Award, Corey Kluber is the Cleveland Indians’ current MLB pitcher and has been on the team since his MLB debut on September 1, 2011.
His escapades on the pitch have earned him several awards, and his humanitarian efforts are second to none. Corey and his wife Amanda Kluber Kluber’s Kids, who has been married for almost eight years, run Kluber’s Kids in cooperation with the Cleveland Clinic.
Kluber’s Kids is a program that benefits critically ill children in the hospital. Every Wednesday there is a home game for children as part of the program, where the children have a VIP experience where they can watch the batting practice live and meet the players in person. Usually, young fans also get the opportunity to visit the clubhouse.
Corey Kluber Bio (Age)
The Cleveland Indians’ jersey player No. 28 is an American of white descent; he was born on April 10, 1986. The baseball player, who made his MLB debut on September 1, 2011, has played the game since high school. He also played with the Hatters baseball team at Stetson University in Deland. His remarkable performances during his first and second years earned him an Atlantic Sun Conference Pitcher of the Year award.
Corey Kluber began his professional baseball career with the San Diego Padres, who selected him in the fourth round of the 2007 MLB Draft. But then the Cleveland Indians voted for him on July 31, 2010; since then, the trained baseball player has been rewarded for his outstanding achievements with the legacy of several prizes and awards. For example, he was honored as an American League All-Star in 2016 and signed a five-year, $38.5 million contract with the Cleveland Indians.
His Salary and Net Worth
Although his current salary has not yet been published, his merit was generally known from 2016. On July 7 of that year, it began to circulate that his annual salary was $4.5 million and his net worth was estimated at $12 million. This happened after the famous baseball player was named a member of the 2016 American League All-Star Team.
Corey Kluber’s Wife and Family
The Alabama-born baseball player spent his formative years in Florida, but his father Jim is originally from Cleveland. When he told his father that he had been sold to the Indians, the man was overjoyed to hear that his son would join his hometown team. According to Jim, the Indians were the team that Corey Kluber grew up with.
While a handful of things are known about the baseball player’s father, almost nothing is known about his mother, and efforts to learn about her have been largely in vain.
A look into the superstar’s private life shows that the pitcher from Indiana is currently married. During his time as a baseball player for Stetson, he met his wife Amanda Lorraine Hill, and fell in love with her.
The two lovebirds met at the wedding on October 10, 2010, and their marriage is blessed with three children – Kendall, Kennedy, and their only son Kamden. From the beginning of their marriage until today, the couple has in no way indicated that the marriage is not happy. There have been no rumors of infidelity or abuse.
Let us now talk about the woman who took and kept the heart of the famous pitcher for herself. She was born in January 1985 as Amanda Lorraine Hill, the daughter of Martin Hill and Abigail Abby Hill. Yes, she is older than Corey.
Amanda grew up alongside two sisters, Meredith and Jennifer. She and her husband Corey Kluber run Kluber’s Kids, a non-profit organization founded for sick children.
Height and Body Measurements
The MLB right-handed pitcher for the Cleveland Indians can be described as a very tall athlete; he stands out in the crowd with his enviable height of 6 feet 4 inches (1.93 m).
Corey weighs 98 kg (215 lb), which is a perfect bodyweight for his large height. Other details of the man’s body measurements have yet to be confirmed.