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Lars Nootbaar, born Lars Taylor-Tatsuji Nootbaar is a professional baseball outfielder known to play for the St Louis Cardinals baseball team. He has been with the Cardinals since they drafted him in 2018. Lars has a height of 1.91 m and a weight of 98 kg.

He was born and raised in El Segundo California on September 8, 1997. He attended high school at El Segundo High School where he played baseball non professionally. When he completed high school, he enrolled at the University of Southern California (USC) to play college baseball for the University’s baseball team.

Before he graduated from college, Lars played collegiate summer baseball for the Orleans Firebirds of the Cape Cod Baseball League. During the 2018 MLB draft, he was selected by the St Louis Cardinals baseball team in the 8th round of the 2018 MLB draft. He signed with the Cardinals and made his professional debut that year with the State College Spikes of the Class A Short Season New York–Penn League.


Lars Nootbaar
Lars Nootbaar

The Cardinals promoted him twice during the 2019 minor league season. He was first promoted to the Class A-Advanced Palm Beach Cardinals of the Florida State League and then he was promoted to play for the Class AA Texas League.

He was promoted to the major leagues in June 2021. He made his MLB debut that same day he was promoted to the majors for the Cardinals. He was also added to the Cardinal’s 40-man roster.

Is Lars Nootbaar Married?

Lars Nootbaar is a married man. His wife is called Susana Kalish.

Who Is Lars Nootbaar Wife, Susana Kalish?

Susana met Lars in high school where they started dating. Susana keeps her life away from the public domain so there is nothing known about her life currently.

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