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Adam Wainwright Biography

Adam Wainwright

Facts of Adam Wainwright

Date of Birth: 1981 , August-30
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet 7 Inch

Quick Timeline of Adam Wainwright

1981 Adam Wainwright's birth in Georgia
2000 Gatorade Georgia Player of the Year
2000 Selection in the MLB draft 2000
2006 Hit a Home run in the first delivery
2004 Married to Jenny Curry
2016 Made his debut in film

Detail Timeline of Adam Wainwright

August 30 , 1981

Adam Wainwright's birth in Georgia

Adam Wainwright is a professional American baseball player who was born on August 30, 1981, in Brunswick, Georgia, United States. He was born as the second son of Bill and Nancy Wainwright having an older brother Trey, a lawyer of Atlanta.

2000

Gatorade Georgia Player of the Year

When he was playing from college, he started to throw a ball with over 90 mph speed and batting with an average over .500 per game, so he was judged as the Gatorade Georgia Player of the Year in 2000. 

2000

Selection in the MLB draft 2000

Adam Wainwright, "The Gatorade Georgia Player of the Year 2000" was first picked up by the Atlanta Braves in the first round of 2000 MLB Draft. Soon after, he signed a contract including 1.25 million Dollar bonus with the team.

2006

Hit a Home run in the first delivery

In 2006, in his very first game in major leagues with St Louis Cardinals, he hit a home run on the first pitch as a batter against San Francisco Giants' Noah Lowry. His team won the league title in the same year.

2004

Married to Jenny Curry

Adam Wainwright has been married to Jenny Curry since 2004. Adam proposed to Curry in December 2003 and got married one year later. He has three daughters with Curry and he lives on St. Simons, Georgia with his family during the off-season

2016

Made his debut in film

Besides playing baseball, Adam has also worked as an actor. He has hosted an episode of Saturday Night Live, whereas, in 2016, he made his debut in film with a comedy-drama Proximity, directed by Dan Steadman and filmed in the St.Louisiana.

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The 6 ft 7-inch tall baseball player was first picked up by the Atlanta Braves in the first round of the 2000 MLB draft. He was soon advanced to Atlanta's Class A Danville Braves. He first pitched for the Macon Braves in the South Atlantic League in 2001.

Wainwright married his high school girlfriend, Jenny Curry, in 2004 at an age of 23. He has three daughters with his wife Jenny and they are living on St. Simons Island, Georgia.

He holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. his estimated net worth is 57 Million Dollar.