Whitley David Merrifield (born January 24, 1989) is an American professional baseball second baseman and outfielder for the Kansas City Royals.

Whit Merrifield signed a 4 year / $16,250,000 contract with the Kansas City Royals, including $16,250,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $4,062,500.

In 2022, Merrifield will earn a base salary of $2,750,000 and an incentive bonus of $200,000, while carrying a total salary of $2,950,000.

Whit is said to be a married man who tied the knot with his beautiful wife Jordan Michael on December 28, 2019.

Whit’s Wiki

Second baseman / Outfielder
Born: January 24, 1989 (age 33)
Florence, South Carolina
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
MLB debut
May 18, 2016, for the Kansas City Royals
MLB statistics
(through 2021 season)
Batting average .291
Home runs 68
Runs batted in 345
Stolen bases 159
  • Kansas City Royals (2016–present)
Career highlights and awards
  • 2× All-Star (2019, 2021)
  • 3× AL stolen base leader (2017, 2018, 2021)
  • Fielding Bible Award (2021)

Whit Merrifield Siblings: Meet Costner Merrifield and Hite Merrifield

Whit Merrifield is said to have grown up with his two siblings Costner and Hites Merrifield.

Meet Costner Merrifield

Costner Merrifield is said to be the sister of Whit Merrifield and is said to be a sports rep[orter who mostly works on happening in the sports industry.

She was said to have interviewed her brother at a point in her career. Costner is also a Wake Forest alum

Meet Hite Merrifield

Born on July 28, 2000, Hite is said to also be a baseball player who plays baseball for Wake Forest. Hite was an honour roll member for all four years of high school.


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