Jimmy Rollins Net Worth 2017: Short Bio & Wiki

How rich is Jimmy Rollins?

Jimmy Rollins net worth is
$40 Million

James Calvin Rollins "J-Roll"'s salary (annual):
2 million USD (2016)

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Jimmy Rollins Net Worth, Biography & Wiki 2017

James Calvin Rollins was born on the 27th November 1978, in Oakland, California USA and is a professional baseball player. Rollins played the first 15 seasons of his career for the Philadelphia Phillies, and was voted MVP of the National League in 2007. Three times he was invited to the All-Star game, he won four times the Golden Glove for the Best Defensive player at the shortstop, once the Silver Stick of the Best Offensive player at his position, and won with Philadelphia the World Series in 2008. In 2014, he won Roberto Clemente Award. Rollins has been active in the professional sport since 2000.

How much is the net worth of Jimmy Rollins? It has been estimated by authoritative sources that the overall size of his wealth is as much as $40 million, as of the data given of 2017. Baseball is the main source of Rollins fortune.

Jimmy Rollins Net Worth $40 Million

Concerning his professional career, Jimmy has play for the Philadelphia Phillies from 2000 to 2014. In his first full season in 2001, he made 180 hits and maintained a batting average of .274 with 46 stolen bases. He finished 17th in the voting for the Best Player, and the 3rd in the voting for the Rookie of the Year, the latter won by Albert Pujols. At the end of the 2005 season, he rotated through 38 consecutive matches with at least one hit, the best overall by a Philadelphia Phillies player since the team’s inception in 1883. It was also the best overall in the National League since Pete Rose rode 42 straight games in 1978. Rollins was a member of the Star Team in 2002 and 2005. He won the Gold Glove as the best shortstop defensive player in the National League in 2007, 2008 and 2009, and Silver Stick as the Best Offensive shortstop in 2007.

In 2007, he was not elected to the All-Star team, even though he became just the fourth player to accumulate at least 20 doubles, triples, circuits and stolen bases, the other three were Frank Schulte in 1911, Willie Mays in 1957 and Curtis Granderson in 2007. He was the first player in MLB history to record 200 hits, 20 triples, 30 home runs, and 30 stolen bases in a season After refusing a 4-year contract offered by the Milwaukee Brewers, Rollins accepted a $33 million contract for three more years to continue with the Phillies. On the 14th June 2014 in a game against the Chicago Cubs, Rollins made his 2,235th hit for the Phillies, breaking the franchise record set by the legendary Mike Schmidt.

At the end of 2014, Rollins was traded for left-handed pitcher Tom Windle and right-hander Zach Eflin to Los Angeles Dodgers. His 2015 season was not successful, so at the beginning of 2016, the 37-year-old player signed a contract of minor league status with the White Sox of Chicago. On the end of 2016, he signed a minor league contract with the San Francisco Giants, but was released in 2017, and currently, he is a free agent.

Finally, in the personal life of the baseball player, Jimmy has been married to Johari Smith since 2010, and they have two daughters together.

Quick Facts

Birth date: November 27, 1978
Birth place: Oakland, California, USA
Height:1.7 m
Profession:Professional baseball player, baseball shortstop, MVP of the National League (2007)
Education:Encinal High School, Arizona State University
Nationality:American
Spouse:Johari Smith (m. 2010)
Children:Camryn Drew Rollins, Logan Aliya
Parents:Gigi Rollins, Jimmy Rollins Sr
Awards:World Series champion (2008), NL MVP (2007), All-Star (2001 (2001), 2002, 2005), Gold Glove Award (2007–2009 (2007–2009), 2012), Silver Slugger Award (2007), Roberto Clemente Award (2014), Fielding Bible Award
Nominations:NL stolen base leader (2001), All-World Baseball Classic Team (2009), Member of the 20-20-20-20, Club Philadelphia Phillies all-time hits leader, Co-winner of the Cool Papa Bell Award (Negro Leagues Baseball Museum), Fifth-best rookie in MLB (Baseball America)
Movies:School of Rickey (2016 (2016), TV Movie documentary)
TV shows:2005 MLB All-Star Game (2005), Sunday Night Baseball (1990- present), MLB Network Presents (TV Series (TV Series), 2016), Phillies Nation TV (2016), Late Show with David Letterman (2009), 2002 MLB All-Star Game (TV Special)
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Named 2007 National League MVP by popular vote.
2Rollins finished the 2005 season with a 36-game hitting streak, establishing both a Philadelphia Phillies franchise record and Major League record for shortstops. The previous Phillies high had been 31 games by Ed Delahanty in 1899, while Nomar Garciaparra had set the shortstop record of 30 games in 1997.
3Named to 2005 NL All-Star team as an injury replacement for Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Cesar Izturis.
4Finished third in the 2001 National League Rookie of the Year voting. Albert Pujols of the St. Louis Cardinals was the winner.
5In 2004, Rollins became the first Philadelphia Phillie to hit two inside-the-park home runs in the same season since Larry Bowa did it in 1980. Bowa was Rollins's manager from 2001-2004.
6Achieved a quadruple-double (double figures in doubles, triples, home runs, and stolen bases) in 2001, 2002, and 2004.
7Cousin of former Major League outfielder Tony Tarasco.
8Named to National League All-Star team in 2001 and 2002. In doing so, Rollins became the first shortstop in Major League history (and first Phillies player ever) to make the team in his first two seasons.
9Shortstop for Philadelphia Phillies, 2000-present. Made ML debut on September 17, 2000 and tripled in his first official at-bat.


Filmography

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Sunday Night Baseball2003-2013TV SeriesHimself - Philadelphia Phillies Shortstop
Phillies Nation TV2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Cleveland Show2013TV SeriesHimself
Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel2011TV SeriesHimself - Shortstop, Philadelphia Phillies (segment "Jimmy Rollins")
The Jay Leno Show2009TV SeriesHimself - Guest
2009 National League Championship Series2009TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Philadelphia Phillies Shortstop
Rome Is Burning2006-2009TV SeriesHimself
Late Show with David Letterman2009TV SeriesHimself - Top Ten List Presenter
WWF Raw2008TV SeriesHimself
2008 National League Championship Series2008TV SeriesHimself - Philadelphia Phillies Shortstop
ESPN Outside the Lines Sunday2007TV SeriesHimself - Baseball Player
Pardon the Interruption2006TV SeriesHimself
This Week2006TV SeriesHimself
2005 MLB All-Star Game2005TV SpecialHimself - NL Shortstop: Philadelphia Phillies
2002 MLB All-Star Game2002TV SpecialHimself - NL Starting Shortstop: Philadelphia Phillies
2001 MLB All-Star Game2001TV SpecialHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1993TV SeriesHimself - Musical Guest

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Rome Is Burning2009TV SeriesHimself
Baseball Tonight2006TV SeriesHimself - Baseball Player

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