Edward Olivares is a Venezuelan professional baseball outfielder for the Kansas City Royals of Major League Baseball (MLB). He previously played for the Toronto Blue Jays and San Diego Padres.
On July 2, 2014, the Toronto Blue Jays signed Olivares as an international free agent. In his professional debut in 2014, he hit.314/.436/.414/.850 with one home run and 22 RBI for the DSL Blue Jays.
In 2015, he hit.198/.345/.362/.707 with three home runs and ten RBI for the Gulf Coast Blue Jays. He hit.273/.339/.418/.757 with 1 home run and 6 RBI in 15 games with the Bluefield Blue Jays in 2016.
He hit.269/.327/.468/.795 with 17 home runs and 72 RBI while splitting the 2017 season between the Lansing Lugnuts and the Dunedin Blue Jays.
In exchange for relief pitcher Trevor Rosenthal, the Padres traded Olivares and a player to be named later to the Kansas City Royals.
Olivares had a batting average with the Kansas City Royals in 2020. In 18 games, he hit 274 with two home runs and seven RBIs.
Edward Olivares Contract
Edward Olivares contract has been made available yet but he is known to have been traded to the Kansas City Royals.
Edward Olivares Salary
Edward Olivares takes home an annual average salary of $705,500 as a professional baseball outfielder for Kansas City Royals.
Edward Olivares Net Worth
Considering his income from baseball, Edward Olivares has an estimated total net worth valued at $500,000.