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Paul Konerko Net Worth

Paul Konerko Net Worth is
$60 Million

Paul Konerko's salary
13.5 million USD

Paul Konerko Bio/Wiki 2017

Receiving an annual salary of $13.5 million in 2013, Paul Konerko is an American baseball athlete who currently plays in the Major League Baseball for the Chicago White Sox as the team’s first baseman. Paul has been playing for the team since 1999. Paul Henry Konerko was born on March 5, 1976 in Providence, Rhode Island. While Paul was attending Chaparral High School, Konerko was identified as the Player of the Year by the Arizona Republic/Phoenix Gazette. In 1994, Paul Konerko was chosen as a first round (13th overall) pick by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 1994 Major League Baseball Draft. Along with Dennys Reyes, he was eventually traded to Chicago White Sox in exchange for Mike Cameron. Along with Ryan Howard, Paul Konerko was elected into the Arizona Fall League Hall of Fame. In 2005, he was a portion of the team which won the World Series champion. He was chosen to an All-Star game in 2002, 2005, 2006, 2010, 2011, and 2012.

Paul Konerko Net Worth $60 Million

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Quick Facts

Full NamePaul Konerko
Salary13.5 million USD
Date Of BirthMarch 5, 1976
Height1.88 m
Weight99.8 kg
ProfessionBaseball player
EducationChaparral High School
NationalityAmerican
SpouseJennifer Wells
ChildrenOwen Konerko, Amelia Konerko, Nicholas Konerko


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1First baseman for 2005 World Series Champion Chicago White Sox.
2Caught final outs in clinching games of 2005 American League Division Series against Boston Red Sox, 2005 American League Championship Series against Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, and 2005 World Series against Houston Astros. Gave the ball from the final out in World Series to White Sox chairman Jerry Reinsdorf.
3MLB All-Star in 2002.
4Made his Major League Baseball debut on September 8, 1997, with the Los Angeles Dodgers.
5Drafted by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 1st round (13th pick) of the 1994 Major League Baseball amateur draft.
6Professional baseball player with the the Los Angeles Dodgers (1997-1998[start]), Cincinnati Reds (1998[end]), and Chicago White Sox (1999-present).


Filmography

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mike & Mike2011-2014TV SeriesHimself - Retired White Sox Designated Hitter / Himself - Telephone Interviewee
Sunday Night Baseball1998-2013TV SeriesHimself - Chicago White Sox First Baseman / Himself - Chicago White Sox Designated Hitter / Himself - Los Angeles Dodgers First Baseman
Prime 92010TV SeriesHimself
2006 MLB All-Star Game2006TV SpecialHimself
Pardon the Interruption2006TV SeriesHimself
Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith2006TV SeriesHimself
2005 World Series2005TV SeriesHimself - Chicago White Sox First Baseman
2005 MLB All-Star Game2005TV SpecialHimself - AL First Baseman: Chicago White Sox
2002 MLB All-Star Game2002TV SpecialHimself - AL First Baseman: Chicago White Sox

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Knuckleball!2012DocumentaryHimself - Chicago White Sox (uncredited)
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