Stephen Piscotty whose full name is Stephen Edward Piscotty is a professional baseball outfielder from America who was born on January 14, 1991, in Pleasanton, California, United States. Piscotty plays for the Oakland Athletics of Major League Baseball and was known to have previously played for the St. Louis Cardinals of Major League Baseball as well. In college, he was with Stanford alongside his first-round selection with the Cardinals.
Born in Pleasanton, California he commenced his baseball life from high school to college at the Stanford Cardinal of Stanford University. He had his high school education at Amador Valley High School in Pleasanton, and with them, he was a shot-stopper and a pitcher combined.
He earned the title name in the year 2009 as the Most Valuable Player of the East Bay Athletic League. He was selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 45th round of the 2009 round of the Major League Baseball draft at the early stages of his career. However, he declined the offer and enrolled at Stanford University.
He commenced his professional career with the St Louis Cardinals of Major League Baseball in the first round of the 2012 Major League Baseball draft in the 36th overall selection. The Cardinals signed him in the year June 16, 2012. He made his first appearance with the Cardinals on July 21, 2015, as a major league debut and was crowned in that same year as the Cardinals’ organization Player of the Year.
Piscotty who is now with the Oakland Athletics was traded by the Cardinals after the 2017 season. The Cardinals traded him to the Oaklanders in exchange for one Yairo Munoz and Max Schrock. In his first year with the Oakland Athletics, he hit 27 home runs and drove in 88 runs, a career-high in both. He was said to have won the Tony Conigliaro Award.
Stephen Piscotty Contract
Before being traded to the Oakland Athletics on December 14, 2017, Stephen Piscotty signed a 6-year, $33,500,000 contract with the St. Louis Cardinals, which included a $2,000,000 signing bonus and a $33,500,000 guarantee.
Stephen Piscotty Salary
Stephen Piscotty earns a basic salary amount of $7,250,000 in the year 2022.
Stephen Piscotty Net Worth
Stephen Piscotty has an estimated net worth of 31,246,257 dollars.