One of the professional baseball players of the Los Angeles Dodgers baseball team is Jacob Amaya. Jacob bats and throws right and has a height of 1.83m. He was also positioned as a shortstop for the team.
Jacob was born in El Monte in California on September 3, 1998. He is the grandson of former Dodgers middle-infield prospect, Frank Amaya. Jacob attended South Hills High School located in West Covina, California.
He played for the Hills baseball team and was drafted out of high school by the Los Angeles Dodgers baseball team in the 11th round of the 2017 MLB Draft.
After signing with the Dodgers, he was assigned to play in minor leagues and made his professional debut that year playing with the Arizona League Dodgers, an affiliate to the Dodgers. He played in 34 games that season and recorded a .254.
He spent the 2018 baseball season playing for the Ogden Raptors and the Great Lakes Loons. There was no game to be played in the 2020 season as the season was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. When the 2021 season began, he played in a total of 113 games for the Tulsa Drillers.
Jacob Amaya Salary: How Much Does Jacob Amaya Make?
Jacob Amaya currently earns an annual salary of $0 and a $0 signing bonus.