Collin Mchugh, full name Collin Alexander McHugh is a professional baseball pitcher born and raised in the United States of America. Collin currently plays for the Atlanta Braves baseball team and earns a salary of $5 million per year from the Braves.
Collin had his non-professional baseball career at Providence Christian Academy in Georgia. When he was done with high school, he played college baseball for the baseball team at Berry College where he was enrolled at.
He played collegiate summer baseball in the Cape Cod Baseball League for the Chatham A’s and the Wareham Gatemen a year before he graduated from college. He graduated from college in 2008 and was drafted by the New York Mets during the 18th round of the 2008 MLB draft.
He played in minor leagues for the Mets till he was finally called up to the majors in August 2012. He made his MLB debut that month for the Mets. He was later traded to the Colorado Rockies in 2013 and in December that year, he was claimed off waivers by the Houston Astros.
The Boston Red Sox team signed Collin on a one-year contract in March 2020. The following year, the Tampa Bay Rays also signed a one-year contract of $1.8 million with him. In March 2022, Collin signed a two-year contract worth $10 million with the Atlanta Braves. The contract came with a $6 million club option for 2024 and a buyout of $1 million.
Collin McHugh Parents: Meet Scott and Teresa McHugh
Collin McHugh’s parents are only known to be called Scott Mchugh and Teresa McHugh. There is nothing else known about their lives.