Lance McCullers Jr. is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Houston Astros of Major League Baseball (MLB). The Astros selected McCullers in the first round of the 2012 MLB draft. He made his MLB debut in 2015 and was an All-Star in 2017.
Astros general manager Brian Cashman selected McCullers in the first round of the 2012 MLB draft, 41st overall. In addition to a $2.5 million bonus, he agreed to join the Astros.
In 2013, McCullers pitched for the Class A Midwest League’s Quad Cities River Bandits and won the league’s championship. The Lancaster JetHawks of the Class A-Advanced California League promoted McCullers for the 2014 season.
2014 California League Champion JetHawks defeated Northern Division Champion Visalia Rawhide to claim their title. Corpus Christi Hooks of the Class AA Texas League were McCullers’ first team of the year in 2015.
His promotion to Fresno of the Triple-A Pacific Coast League came on May 14, and he was scheduled to make his major league debut on May 18th, the Astros confirmed later that day.
Lance McCullers Jr. Wife: Is Lance McCullers Jr. Married?
Professional baseball pitcher Lance McCullers Jr is currently married to his wife Kara Kilfoile.
Who Is Lance McCullers Jr. Wife, Kara Kilfoile?
A year after they started dating in 2012, Lance McCullers Jr. and his wife Kara tied the knot in 2015. After a decade, the Major League Baseball pitcher for the Houston Astros made the decision to replace his wife’s automobile. In the end, he bought a brand-new Bentley Bentayga luxury SUV.
In December 2019, they had their first child, a daughter. Founded by McCullers and his family in 2016, the Lance McCullers Jr. Foundation is a non-profit organization that advocates for stray and abandoned animals.