Yonny Enrique Chirinos Mejias is a Venezuelan professional baseball pitcher for the Tampa Bay Rays of Major League Baseball.
Born on December 26, 1993 (age 28 years), in Venezuela, Yonny signed with the Tampa Bay Rays for $10,000 as an international free agent from Venezuela in June 2012.
Yonny was said to have made his MLB debut in 2013 with the Venezuelan Summer League Rays and spent the whole season there, pitching to a 3-3 record and 3.27 ERA in 13 games (12 starts).
On March 25, 2018, the Rays announced that Chirinos had made the Opening Day roster. Chirinos made his opening debut in a long-relief role against the Boston Red Sox on April 1.
On August 25, 2020, Yonny underwent Tommy John surgery for an elbow injury which led him to be removed from the active roster.
He was said to have been placed on the 60-day injured list on February 22, 2021, as he got back in shape.
Yonny Chirinos Contract
Yonny Chirinos currently plays position Starting Pitcher for Tampa Bay Rays in Major League Baseball after signing for an annual salary of $1,175,000.
Yonny Chirinos Salary
He is said to take home a yearly salary of $1,175,000 from the Tampa Bay Rays as a pitcher.
Yonny Chirinos Net Worth
Yonny Chirinos’s net worth is $2,358,873 which he made from playing baseball.