Amir Garrett is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Kansas City Royals of Major League Baseball (MLB). He previously played in MLB for the Cincinnati Reds.
Barrett Astin was brought up by the Reds’ minor league team Louisville Bats to replace Garrett.
As a result of right hip irritation, Garrett was put on the 10-day disabled list. Multiple times during the season, the Jets called up and sent Garrett out on waivers.
He went 2–4 with a 5.72 ERA in 14 starts for Louisville, and 3–8 with a 7.39 ERA in 16 starts for Cincinnati.
Garrett made his MLB debut with the Reds in the 2018 season’s opening month. He was 1–2 with a 4.29 ERA and 71 strikeouts in 63 innings in 66 games, with a 4.29 era.
Keone Kela and Felipe Vázquez were among the players expelled for their roles in a bench clearing incident in which Garrett was involved.
Against the Pirates on July 30, Garrett was involved in yet another bench clearing incident, charging the Pirates dugout and punching players there.
Garrett, Puig, Archer, Francisco Cervelli, Kyle Crick, and Trevor Williams were all ejected from the game.
Amir Garrett Salary
Amir Garrett takes home an annual average salary of $2,025,000 as a professional baseball player for the Kansas City Royals.
Amir Garrett Net Worth
Amir Garrett has a net worth of $1 million.
Amir Garrett Contract
First, Amir Garrett was traded to the Kansas City Royals in exchange for Mike Minor and later signed a one-year, $2.025 million contract with the Royals.