Paul O'Neill Biography

Updated On Jul 24, 2019 Published On Feb 17, 2017
Facts of Paul O'Neill
Date of Birth: 1962 , February-25
Birth Nation: United States
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Paul O'Neill is a baseball player and is a married man. Along with leading a successful marital relationship with his wife, she also leads a successful career.

Early Life, Education

Paul O'Neill, a famous baseball player, was born in the year of 1962, on 25th of February in Ohio, USA.

Paul, a retired right fielder and notable player of Major League Baseball, is currently engaged with YESNetwork as a broadcaster.

He was raised along with his five siblings by his mother Virginia. This renowned baseball player holds American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.

He used to spend his extra hours playing football and baseball while he was in Brookhaven High School for his High School education.

Marriage, Girlfriend, Wife

He has an interesting love life. His girlfriend, Neville, was his crush from his childhood as they were a neighborhood.

He had a keen interest in this sweet and pretty lady which later turned out marriage. The girl has brought happiness to Paul’s life as a  wife so he is not engaged in any extra affairs. The couple is blessed with three children and is living a happy life together.

The couple is married since 1984 and is leading a beautiful marital relationship.

Net Worth

At the age of  54, this retired player has collected the net worth of $20 million US dollar from his playing career.

This is indeed a  huge amount and with this, he is living a Luxurious life in the U.S.A. along with his family.

Paul O'Neill facts on timeline

Born on 25th February ,1962

February 25 , 1962

He was born in the year of 1962, on February 25 in the Ohio state of USA.He became famous as a baseball player. He was raised along with his five siblings by his mother Virgina in Ohio.

Debuted on 3rd September ,1985

1985

O'Neill made his major-league debut on September 3, 1985, and singled in his first at-bat. For the rest of the 1985 season, O'Neill played in five games with four hits. He spent most of the 1986 season in the minors.

Remembered as the Heart and Soul

1990

He was fondly remembered by  Yankee fans as the “heart and soul” of the team’s dynasty in the 1990s. Yankee owner George Steinbrenner labeled him as a “Warrior”. He was given this nickname due to his passion and love for the game.

Career height in 2000

2000

In 2000, he played in 142 games batting 283 with 18 home runs and 100 RBI. He led the Yankees into the postseason again, who won the Wolrd Series over the New York Mers. In the year of 2001, he played in 137 games.

Got retired in 2001

2001

He got retired in the year of  2001.After his retirement in  World Series, his number 21 has only been worn once, when relief pitcher LaTroy Hawkins briefly wore the number to start the 2008 season. He remains active even after his retirement.

Broadcast career after Retirement

2002

After his retirement from baseball in 2001, he now serves as an analyst on the New York Yankees Pre-Game and the New York Yankees Post- Game Show, as well as a color commentator for the YES Network.