Andrew Jay Hinch is a professional American baseball coach and former player who is the manager of the Detroit Tigers of Major League Baseball.
Besides this, Hinch played catcher for the Oakland Athletics, Kansas City Royals, Detroit Tigers, and Philadelphia Phillies.
Who is A.J. Hinch? Childhood, Parents, Education, and Nationality
A.J Hinch’s full name is Andrew Jay Hinch. He was born in Waverly, Iowa, the United States in the year 1974.
On May 15, Hinch celebrates his birthday. Currently, in 2022, Hinch is 48 years old. However, he spent his childhood in Nashua, Iowa, with his sister Angie Hinch and his parents creating beautiful memories and fruitfully spending his childhood.
A.J Hinch’s father’s name is Dennis Hinch and his mother’s name is Becky Hinch.
Talking about his siblings, he has one sister named Angie Hinch.
As we move toward A.J’s educational background, he completed his studies at Midwest City High School in Midwest City, Oklahoma, where he graduated in 1992.
Besides this, after completing a high school degree, the baseball player attended Stanford University to finish his further story.
Furthermore, he holds American nationality and his horoscope is Taurus. In addition to this, Hinch ethnicity is white.
How did A.J. Hinch start his Professional Career?
Talking about A.J Hinch’s career, Andrew was selected by Oakland Athletics(One of the American professional baseball teams) in the 1996 Major League Baseball Draft.
In June 1996, Hinch signed the contract with Oakland Athletics debuted with the team in 1998, and remained with Athletics until the 2000 season.
After that Oakland Athletics, he joined Kansas City Royals(an American professional baseball team based in Kansas City) for 2000-01.
Until 2002, after a successful two-season with Kansas, he was released from the team.
Furthermore, he signed a contract with Cleveland Indians, which was purchased later by Detroit Tigers in March 2003.
Later on, for the 2004 season, Hinch played for Philadelphia Phillies and the Phillies team split into two groups: majors and Triple-A.
Finally, for Phillies Triple-A A.J. completed his 2005 season playing. But this was his last game for the team as a baseball player before he retired from baseball.
Is A.J. Hinch Single? Spouse, and Kids
Moving toward his love life, A.J is happily married to his beautiful lady named Erin Hinch and the couple tied the knot in 1999.
However, the love story between A. J. and his wife Erin Hinch began on a blind date.
In addition, when the couples met for the first time, they were different from each other. At that time, Hinch was more focused on his career and is a big dream player, whereas Erin was not a sports fan.
Talking about their children, the Hinch couples are also blessed with two kids named daughter Haley and Kaitlin.
Never gets old and will never take winning for granted. Congrats to this incredible team on step 1. 🍾 #astros pic.twitter.com/FnioJjakdP
— AJ Hinch (@ajhinch) September 23, 2019
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How old is A.J. Hinch? Height, Weight, and Body Measurement
Discussing his body measurements, A.J was a professional baseball player and has an athletic body throughout his lifetime.
He stood at a tall height standing at 5 feet 9 inches. He weighs about 76 kg. Moreover, Hinch’s hair is black, and has black eyes color.
Sadly, the detailed information regarding his body measurements, dress size, and shoe size are still unknown.
How much does A.J. Hinch earn? Net Worth, and Salary
Regarding his net worth and salary status, A.J is a professional baseball player and coach.
Hinch gains so much fame as one of the most successful baseball players and coaches.
Furthermore, his occupation as a professional baseball player is estimated to have a net worth of $8 million.
However, his annual salary is still unclear and at present, A. J. Hinch lives a lavish life with his family and is often seen enjoying vacations around different places.
Where can we contact A.J. Hinch? Social Media Presence
Regarding his social media platforms, Hinch is not much active on social networking sites such as Instagram and Facebook.
He only uses Twitter and he has drawn tons of fans’ attention as a baseball player and coach simultaneously.
He has gained over 94.8k Followers on his Twitter.
Here to support Project Main St #PMST as we gear up for @MLB Lou Gehrig’s Day on June 2nd. Much love to all ALS patients past and present, especially you, @ChrisSnowCGY. Keep fighting and let’s find a cure. Thanks for all your work @BoogSciambi #ENDALS pic.twitter.com/FC3YG36JUK
— AJ Hinch (@ajhinch) May 29, 2022
- Full Name: Andrew Jay Hinch
- Birthday: May 15, 1974
- Birth Place: Waverly, Iowa, United States
- Father’s Name: Dennis Hinch
- Mother’s Name: Becky Hinch
- Zodiac Sign: Taurus
- Age: 48 Years Old
- Height: 5 feet 9 inches
- Weight: 76 kg
- Profession: Baseball player and Coach
- Known as: A.J.Hinch
- Education: Midwest City High School, Stanford University
- Wife: Erin Hinch
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