Sean Hjelle plays professional baseball for the San Francisco Giants baseball team. He has been with the Giants since 2018. He plays as a pitcher for the team and has an estimated net worth of between $1 million and $5 million.
Sean was born to Mark and Sue Hjelle on May 7, 1997, in Fridley in Minnesota. Sean started playing baseball back in high school. He pitched for the Mahtomedi High School where he was a student. He then gained admission to attend the University of Kentucky where he played college baseball for the Kentucky Wildcats.
He was drafted by the San Francisco Giants in the second round of the 2018 MLB draft. The Giants gave him $1.5 million as a signing bonus. for agreeing to play with them. Sean then made his professional debut with the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes that season.
He spent the 2019 minor league season with the Augusta GreenJackets of the Class A South Atlantic League and was chosen to be the team’s Opening Day starter player.
The Giants promoted him to the Class A-Advanced San Jose Giants in May 2019 and in August that same year, he was promoted to play with the Richmond Flying Squirrels of the Class AA Eastern League.
Meet Sean Hjelle Son, George
Sean Hjelle has a son with his wife, Caroline. He is called George Hjelle and was born on April 6, 2020.