Sean Anthony Hjelle (pronounced “Jelly”) is a pitcher for the San Francisco Giants of Major League Baseball. On May 7, 1997, he was born.
He was a baseball player at the University of Kentucky. The San Francisco Giants selected Hjelle in the second round of the 2018 Major League Baseball draft. He stands at a height of 6 feet 11 inches (2.11 meters).
If Hjelle makes it to the majors, he will tie for the record of being the tallest player in major league history with former pitcher Jon Rauch.
With the 45th overall choice in the 2018 MLB draft, the San Francisco Giants selected Hjelle in the second round. He signed a $1.5 million signing bonus with the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes and made his professional debut.
Hjelle has amassed his fortune as a result of his baseball career. The Eugene Emeralds is the baseball team that he pitches for. Hjelle has also played for the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes, Augusta GreenJackets, and San Jose Giants in the past.
Sean got a $1.5 million signing bonus after signing a contract with the San Francisco Giants on June 17, 2018, it is still unknown how much he earns in 2022.