Daniel Taylor Vogelbach (born December 17, 1992) is an American professional baseball first baseman for the Pittsburgh Pirates of Major League Baseball. He was drafted in the second round of the 2011 MLB Draft by the Chicago Cubs.
On July 20, 2016, Vogelbach was dealt to the Seattle Mariners and made his Major League Baseball debut on September 12, 2016. He was previously with the Milwaukee Brewers and Toronto Blue Jays.
The Career of Daniel Vogelbach with the Chicago Cubs
The Chicago Cubs selected Vogelbach in the second round of the 2011 MLB Draft. He debuted professionally with the Arizona League Cubs. In 24 at-bats over six games, he hit.292/.370/.542 with a home run.
Vogelbach started the 2012 season with the Arizona League Cubs before getting promoted to the Boise Hawks halfway through. At the time, he weighed about 300 pounds (140 kg).
He hit.322/.410/.641 with 17 home runs and 62 RBIs in 245 at-bats in 61 games. Vogelbach started the 2013 season with the Kane County Cougars before getting promoted to the Daytona Cubs at the end of the year. In 483 at-bats, he hit.284/.375/.449 in 131 games.
Daniel Vogelbach With the Pittsburgh Pirates
On March 15, 2022, Vogelbach signed a one-year deal with the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Daniel Vogelbach Contract
On March 15, 2022, he signed a one-year contract with the Pittsburgh Pirates, which will expire on March 15, 2023.
Daniel Vogelbach Net Worth
Earning $800,000 annually, the net worth of Daniel Vogelbach is estimated at around $3 million.
Daniel Vogelbach Salary
Daniel Vogelbach earns $800,000 annually as a professional baseball first baseman for the Pittsburgh Pirates of Major League Baseball.