Yandy Diaz earns $2,500,000 annually.
Yankee Dáz Fernández (born August 8, 1991) is a Cuban professional baseball player who currently plays for the Tampa Bay Rays of Major League Baseball as a third baseman and outfielder (MLB).
He was formerly a member of the Cleveland Indians baseball team.
Diaz was a member of the Naranjas de Villa Clara, who competed in the Cuban National Series in 2012-13.
Diaz, then 21 years old, fled from Holguin, Cuba, to Monte Cristi, Dominican Republic, with his boyhood friend Leandro Linares and an unidentified third person in 2013.
He had previously attempted to defect twice before being apprehended and detained by the Cuban authorities on both occasions. In August, he agreed to a $300,000 contract with the Cleveland Indians.
In addition to his father, Jorge, he also defected from Cuba to pursue a professional baseball career in the United States of America. Yandy has been separated from his father since he was six years old. Diaz’s ancestors are of Afro-Cuban heritage.
What is Yandy Diaz Salary?
Yandy Diaz is a professional baseball third baseman and outfielder for the Tampa Bay Rays who earns an annual average salary of $2,500,000 as a third baseman and outfielder. The Cuban professional baseball player who currently plays for the Tampa Bay Rays of Major League Baseball is 30 years old.