Travis Emmanuel d’Arnaud (born February 10, 1989), nicknamed Lil D, is an American professional baseball catcher for the Atlanta Braves of Major League Baseball (MLB).
He was selected by the Philadelphia Phillies in the supplemental first round of the 2007 Major League Baseball draft. He previously played in MLB for the New York Mets, Los Angeles Dodgers, and Tampa Bay Rays. He made his MLB debut in 2013.
In 2007, d’Arnaud started his professional career with the Philadelphia Phillies’ Rookie League affiliate, the Gulf Coast League Phillies. He played 41 games in the GCL and put together a .241 batting average and a .626 OPS.
In 2008, d’Arnaud began the season with the Phillies’ Class-A Short Season affiliate, the Williamsport Crosscutters of the New York–Penn League. He played 48 games in the NYPL, hitting .309 with an OPS of .833, and was selected for the mid-season All-Star game.
From there he was promoted to the Class-A Lakewood BlueClaws. Between the two teams, he batted .305/.367/.464, while on defense in 58 games he committed 10 errors and was charged with 16 passed balls.
Travis d’Arnaud Salary And Contract
Travis d’Arnaud signed a 2 year / $16,000,000 contract with the Atlanta Braves, including $16,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $8,000,000.
Travis d’Arnaud’s Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of between $1 million to $6 million.
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