Jeff Bagwell, an American aged 55 is a 4-time MLB All-Star first baseman who spent his entire 15-year career with the Houston Astros. He was named NL Rookie of the Year in 1991 and NL MVP in 1994. He hit .297 with 449 home runs throughout his career and he was elected into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2017.
Who is Jeff Bagwell?
Jeffrey Robert Bagwell, widely known as Jeff Bagwell was born on May 27, 1968, in Boston, Massachusetts in the United States of America. His family later moved to Killington, Connecticut. He graduated from a private all-male catholic school, Xavier High School, located in Middletown, Connecticut. When he was younger, Bagwell enjoyed playing soccer as well as baseball. He excelled in soccer as shown by his school record in goals scored in a single season. After graduating from Xavier, Bagwell continued his education in Connecticut, where he attended the University of Hartford.
What is Jeff Bagwell’s age, height, and weight?
At present, Jeff who was born on May 27, 1968, is 55 years old. He stands at a grand height of 6 feet tall (72 inches (180 cm)) and weighs 195 pounds (88 kg).
What is Jeff Bagwell’s Nationality and Ethnicity?
Jeff is an American national and belongs to a white ethnic background.
What is Jeff Bagwell’s profession?
Jeff Bagwell found his feet with the Houston Astros and soon became one of the most loved players in the club’s history. Bagwell remained with the Astros for his fifteen-year career. He is remembered for his overall outstanding performance, including nine seasons with at least 30 home runs.However, after the 2005 season, Bagwell was faced with health issues and was battling an arthritis condition. This eventually led to his declining performance. Bagwell showed his spirit and he showed up every day for spring training hoping to overcome his ailments. But it proved too big of a hump to get over. He retired from professional baseball in 2006. In 2010 he was hired by the Astros as a hitting coach.
What happened to Jeff Bagwell?
At present, Bagwell has been named the Astros’ “senior advisor to ownership and baseball operations.”
How many career hits does Jeff Bagwell have?
Bagwell had 2,314 hits throughout his career.
Does Jeff Bagwell still work for the Astros?
Currently, he is the Senior Advisor, Ownership & Baseball Operations of the Astros. He is an active member of the Baseball Operations department, directly supporting player development, scouting, and talent acquisition.
Is Jeff Bagwell a Hall Famer?
Yes. In 2017, Bagwell was elected to the Hall of Fame.
Who are Jeff Bagwell’s Parents?
Janice née Hare, a police officer who played softball in local Boston leagues until her 20s, and Robert Bagwell, a former baseball player of Northeastern University happen to be the parents of the former MLB star. Much of Bagwell’s family is from the Greater Boston area, including both his parents, and are avid fans of the Boston Red Sox.
Does Jeff Bagwell have siblings?
Jeff happens to be the only son of his parents. There is no documented information that indicates that he has siblings anywhere.
Who is Jeff Bagwell married to?
Currently, Jeff is in a union with Rachel Bagwell, his third wife. His two previous marriages failed. He was first married to model Shaune Bagwell from 1992 to 1996, then later to Ericka Bagwell before marrying his current wife.
Does Jeff Bagwell have children?
Yes. From his second marriage with his ex-wife Ericka Bagwell, they have two daughters Blake and Bryce. His wife Rachel has three children from her previous marriage with the widow of Greater Houston-area hand surgeon Dr. Michael Brown, the owner and founder of Brown Hand Center.