Casey Close is a famous American sports agent and baseball player. He is currently regarded to be one of the leading sports agent representing Major League Baseball players.
Casey Close was born as Casey Richard Close on October 21, 1963, and is currently 55 years old. He was born in Columbus, Ohio. Casey graduated his high-school from Worthington High School and then attended the University of Michigan on a baseball scholarship.
After finishing his studies, he became a professional baseball player.
While he was in University, he played for the Michigan Wolverines baseball team. Close hit a grand slam, as a freshman helping Michigan defeat Stanford. In 1986, he received an All-American and Big Ten Medal.
After a long time of his life, he left the CAA, in 2011. After a few months, he headed to the basketball division of Excel Sports Management.
While talking about Casey Close' personal life, he is a married man. Casey Close married Gretchen Carlson, winner of Miss America in 1989 and as an anchor of a show The Real Story with Gretchen Carlson, on Fox News Channel. He currently works as a teacher at Sunday school.
Gretchen and Casey got married in a private wedding ceremony on October 4, 1997, are currently living a healthy married life with no rumors of divorce and separation issues. There are no any of their extra-marital affairs or controversies talked in the media. The pair has two children together.
From his professional career, Casey is earning a good sum of salary. Casey Close' net worth as of 2018 is reported to be around $100 million. He reportedly earned $64.7 million as total earnings in the year 2017.