Jake Arnold Fraley is a Major League Baseball outfielder for the Cincinnati Reds in the United States. He was previously with the Seattle Mariners.
Fraley was a member of the baseball team at Caravel Academy in Bear, Delaware.
He hit .536 as a junior and .492 as a senior, earning him spots on the Louisville Slugger All-American first team and the All-State first team in his final year.
Fraley signed a letter of intent to play college baseball for the LSU Tigers. He was selected as a Freshman All-American by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association after hitting .372 as a freshman in 2014.
After his freshman and sophomore years, he played collegiate summer baseball with the Chatham Anglers of the Cape Cod Baseball League.
Fraley was taken 77th overall in the 2016 MLB draft by the Tampa Bay Rays. He played 55 games with the Hudson Valley Renegades in 2016, hitting .238 with one home run, 18 RBIs, and 33 stolen bases.
He played for the Charlotte Stone Crabs in 2017, hitting .170 with one home run and 12 RBIs in only 26 games due to injuries, then he returned in 2018, batting .347/.415/.547 with four home runs, 41 RBIs, and 11 stolen bases in 66 games.
Fraley batted .361/.449/.680 in 40 games with the Perth Heat in the 2017–18 Australian Baseball League season, setting the runs (50) and stolen base (39) marks.
How Much Does Jake Fraley Make?
Jake Fraley earns an annual average salary of $710,000.