One of the professional baseball players for the Seattle Mariners is Andrés Muñoz, real name Andrés Clemente Muñoz. He is a pitcher for the Mariners and is of Mexican heritage. He receives a $937,000 yearly compensation from the group.
He was born on January 16, 1999, in the Mexican city of Los Mochis. He was a foreign free agent who was signed by the San Diego Padres in 2015. He then started playing baseball professionally in 2016 with the Rookie-level Arizona Padres. He was forced to play for the Tri-City Dust Devils of the Class A Short Season Northwest League and the Fort Wayne TinCaps of the Class A Midwest League by the Padres during the 2017 minor league season.
After the regular season, he participated in the Arizona Fall League as the youngest player for the Peoria Javelinas. In 2018, he was given the Tri-City assignment before being sent to the Double-A Texas League’s San Antonio Missions during the season. He played in the Double-A Texas League in 2019 with the Amarillo Sod Poodles.
He received a promotion from the Padres to the El Paso Chihuahuas of the Triple-A Pacific Coast League during the 2019 season. He received his first promotion to the major leagues from the Padres in July 2019, and on July 12, 2019, when they took on the Atlanta Braves, he made his MLB debut.
In August 2020, he was traded to the Seattle Mariners. Andrés and the Mariners reached a 4-year, $7.5 million contract agreement in December 2021.
Does Andrés Muñoz Have Any Kids?
Andrés Muñoz does not have any children yet as he is focused on his baseball career.