One of the professional baseball outfielders in the major leagues is Jesse Winker. Jesse plays for the Seattle Mariners baseball team. He has a height of 1.91 m and weighs 98 kg. He was born to Joe Winker and Karen Winker on August 17, 1993, in Buffalo, New York in the United States of America.
The Cincinnati Reds drafted him in the 2012 MLB draft. He signed with them and made his professional debut that year with the Billings Mustangs. During the 2013 season, the Reds assigned him to spend the season with the Dayton Dragons where he became a Midwest League All-Star and Home Run Derby champion during the 2014 season.
The Reds assigned him to spend the 2014 minor league season with the Bakersfield Blaze and was promoted later in the season to the Double-A Pensacola Blue Wahoos. He was selected to play in the All-Star Futures Game that year.
When the 2016 season ended, the Reds added him to their 40-man roster. He played for the Louisville Bats of the Class AAA International League in 2017 and was promoted to the major leagues in April that year. He made his MLB debut on April 14 2017 for the Reds.
In 2020, he was part of those nominated by MLB.com to play for the National League Unofficial 2020 All-Star team. The Reds traded his contract in March 2022 to the Seattle Mariners.
Is Jesse Winker Married?
Jesse Winker is not married but has a daughter who was born in 2020.