Cartier Niko Goodrum is an American professional baseball utility player who currently plays for the Houston Astros of Major League Baseball.
Goodrum was born on February 28, 1992. . His past teams in Major League Baseball were the Minnesota Twins and the Detroit Tigers.
During his tenure in the major leagues, Goodrum has played every fielding position with the exception of pitcher and catcher.
During the 2010 Major League Baseball draft, the Minnesota Twins picked Goodrum in the second round, 71st overall. That was their first pick.
Fayette County High School in Fayetteville, Georgia, is where Goodrum received his secondary education. Goodrum made the move to third base in 2014 while playing for the Fort Myers Miracle of the Class A-Advanced Florida State League.
He had previously played shortstop for the Miracle. He finished the year with a combined batting average.232, nine home runs and 38 runs batted in.
Niko Goodrum Contract
Niko Goodrum has agreed to terms with the Houston Astros that will keep him with the team for one year and pay him a total of $2,100,000.00 with $2,100,000.00 of the sum being guaranteed.
It is estimated that he brings in an annual salary of $2,100,000 on average.
Niko Goodrum, a notable baseball player, has a net worth of 114 Million Dollars.