Ryan John “Rowdy” Tellez is a Major League Baseball first baseman for the Milwaukee Brewers. He has played for the Toronto Blue Jays in Major League Baseball.
Tellez was named to the Baseball America and Rawlings First Team High School All-American teams in 2013.
The Blue Jays selected him in the 30th round of the Major League Baseball draft in 2013. Tellez was a Midwest League All-Star in 2015, as well as an AFL All-Prospect Team member and an AFL Rising Star.
He was named an Eastern League All-Star the following year, as well as a MiLB.com Toronto Blue Jays Organization All-Star and a Baseball America Double-A All-Star.
He debuted in the majors in 2018 and is the first player since 1913 to hit seven doubles in his first seven games.
Elk Grove High School was Tellez’s alma mater. He was a Baseball America High School All-American in 2013, a Rawlings First Team All-American in 2013, and a Rawlings/Perfect Game All-Region First Team – California in 2013.
The Blue Jays selected him in the 30th round of the Major League Baseball draft in 2013.
Tellez entered the draft as Baseball America’s 59th-best prospect available, but he was passed over for several rounds after accepting a scholarship to attend the University of Southern California.
He signed with the Blue Jays for a $850,000 signing bonus, the largest ever given to a post-10th-round pick in the two years since the new draft rule was implemented.
How Much Does Rowdy Tellez Weigh?
Rowdy Tellez weighs 116 kg.