American Major League Baseball pitcher Kirby Snead currently pitches for the Oakland Athletics (MLB). In 2021, he made his Major League Baseball debut with the Toronto Blue Jays.
He attended Santa Fe High School in Alachua, Florida, his hometown. He attended the University of Florida, where he played three seasons for the Florida Gators after going undrafted out of high school.
When Snead was a freshman, he appeared in 32 games and pitched to a 3–0 record, a 2.40 ERA, and 22 strikeouts over 4113 innings. He pitched in 32 games his freshman year.
Snead went 1–0 with a 3.15 ERA and 33 strikeouts in 3413 innings of work as a sophomore. As a senior, Snead threw 3523 innings of relief for the Gators, going 3-1 with a 2.78 ERA and 33 strikeouts.
In the tenth round of the 2016 Major League Baseball draft, Snead was selected by the Toronto Blue Jays. He was assigned to the Advanced-A Dunedin Blue Jays and got a signing bonus of $125,000.
After making a single appearance for Dunedin, he was sent to the Class-A Lansing Lugnuts, where he concluded the 2016 season. Snead was 0–1 with a 3.50 ERA and 18 strikeouts in 2733 innings across 14 bullpen appearances.
Midway through June of 2017, he was promoted from Lansing to Dunedin. Snead finished 2017 with a record of 7–2, an ERA of 1.79, 56 strikeouts in 42 outings, and no home runs allowed.
In 2018, Snead pitched for Dunedin and the Double-A New Hampshire Fisher Cats, accumulating a 4–5 record, a 3.60 ERA, and 51 strikeouts in a total of 51 innings.
Is Kirby Snead Married?
Kirby Snead does not have a wife, nor is he married to anyone. Kirby is still unmarried, according to our reliable sources.