Michael Harrison Ford was born on July 4, 1992, he is an American professional baseball first baseman for the Atlanta Braves of Major League Baseball (MLB). He has previously played in MLB for the New York Yankees, San Francisco Giants, and Seattle Mariners.
After going undrafted in the 2012 Major League Baseball draft, Ford signed with the Yankees as an undrafted free agent. He made his professional debut in 2013 with the Staten Island Yankees and spent the whole season there, batting .235/.346/.374 with three home runs and 17 RBIs in 33 games.
Ford started 2014 with the Charleston RiverDogs. In May, he hit four home runs in one game against the Hickory Crawdads. He was promoted to the Tampa Yankees in August, and he finished the season there.
In 105 total games between both teams, he batted .292/.383/.458 with 13 home runs and 56 RBIs. He was named a South Atlantic League Mid-Season All-Star.
The Washington Nationals claimed Ford off outright waivers from the Rays on August 23, 2021. He was assigned to the Class-AAA Rochester Red Wings. On November 30, Ford was non-tendered by the Nationals, making him a free agent.
On March 15, 2022, Ford signed a minor league contract with the Seattle Mariners. On April 19, 2022, Ford has his contract selected to the major league roster. He was designated for assignment on April 25, without having played for the Mariners.
On April 30, 2022, the Mariners traded Ford to the San Francisco Giants for cash considerations. On May 12, 2022, Ford was traded back to the Seattle Mariners. On June 4, Ford was designated for assignment by the Mariners.
On June 10, 2022, the Atlanta Braves claimed Ford off waivers from the Mariners and optioned him to the Triple-A Gwinnett Stripers. He was recalled to the majors on June 20.
There are no details about whether he has children or not. He may be may or may not have children. There are also no rumors about his children.