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Joey Bart

Professional Baseball Catcher

Joey Bart
American professional baseball catcher Source: ESPN

Joseph Andrew Bart is a Major League Baseball catcher who currently plays for the San Francisco Giants. Bart was a member of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets in college.

Early Life, Family & Education

Thomas and Karen Bart gave birth to  Joey Bart on December 15, 1996, in Buford, Georgia, USA. Danny and Mikey are his two siblings.

Mikey, his older brother, was a defensive end at North Carolina who signed with the Arizona Cardinals immediately after graduation. Joey has always had a strong interest in baseball.

He was an avid baseball player in college, which earned him fame and honors and shaped his professional baseball career.

 

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Age, Height & Weight

Joey Bart will be 25 years old in 2022. Bart stands 1.87 meters tall and weighs approximately 238 pounds.

Regular training and exercises are required for a sportsperson to perform extraordinarily well and give their all on the field, which is why Joey works out and eats healthily on a daily basis.

Career

In his first year of high school, Bart began his professional career as a catcher. He guided his high school team to numerous triumphs.

His squad won the Class 4A State Championship in Georgia and was placed eighth in the MaxPreps National Poll.

In his first year, he played collegiate summer baseball and was chosen as a league All-Star by the officials.

Bart was named to the Johnny Bench Award watch list in his second year because of his exceptional talents and talent.

Following his recovery, Bart competed for the US national collegiate baseball team before returning to the CCBL to play for the Harwich Mariners.

Bart was named to the Golden Spikes Award watch list and the Atlantic Coast Conference Baseball Player of the Year his junior year.

 

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MLB Draft

The San Francisco Giants selected Bart second overall in the 2018 MLB draft and signed him to a contract worth $7,025,000. It was the most significant signing bonus ever given to a position player.

Bart had his instruction at the club’s headquarters in Scottsdale, Arizona. After finishing his training, Bart made his professional baseball debut with the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes of the Class A-Short Season Northwest League.

 

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He played for the San Jose Giants of the Class A-Advanced California League in 2019.

Bart broke his hand on April 15, 2019, and was out for a month.

He was named to the All-Star Futures Game the same year. The Giants assigned Bart to the Richmond Flying Squirrels of the Class AA Eastern League in August 2019.

Net Worth

Joey Bart’s net worth is believed to be $1.5 million. Joey’s earnings come from MLB wages and brand endorsements.

Relationship| Who is Joey Bart’s Girlfriend?

Madeline Frye, Bart’s long-term girlfriend, is a dedicated couple. They originally met while studying business administration at the Georgia Institute of Technology.

 

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Susan Coker Frye and Jonathan Frye gave birth to Madeline Frye on October 13, 1996, in Peachtree Corners, Georgia.

Frye worked as an associate at Roark Capital, an Atlanta-based private equity firm, after graduating from college.

On social media, the couple is frequently spotted together and sharing experiences.

Awards & Achievements

  • NWL mid-season All-Star
  • NWL post-season All-Star
  • Baseball America Short-Season All-Star
  • 2018 MiLB.com Organization All-Star
  • 2019- All-Star Futures Game
  • 2019 MiLB.com Organization All-Star

Social Media Presence

Bart has an Instagram account. He has a sizable fan base on the platform, where he updates his professional and personal life.

His Instagram has around 20.4k followers as of this writing.

FAQs

What happened to Joey Bart?

Joey Bart agreed to terms with the San Francisco Giants on a one-year contract for $707,500 per year in 2022.

Is Joey Bart married?

Joey Bart is not married, although he has been in a relationship with Madeline Frye for a long time. The couple has been together since their undergraduate days.

What is Joey Bart’s jersey number?

Joey Bart wears ‘ jersey number 21.

 Quick Facts

Full Name Joseph Andrew Bart
Birth Date December 15, 1996
Birth Place Buford, Georgia, United States
Age 25 Years Old
Known As Joey Bart
Religion Christian
Nationality American
Education Georgia Institute of Technology, Buford High School
Horoscope Sagittarius
Father’s Name Thomas Bart
Mother’s Name Karen Bart
Siblings Danny and Mikey
Height 1.87 m/6 feet 1 inch/187 cm
Weight 108 kg/238 lbs.
Build Athletic
Shoe Size N/A
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Light Brown
League Major League Baseball
Playing Career 2018-present
Marital Status Single
Profession Baseball Player
Position catcher
Currently Playing for San Francisco Giants
Net Worth $1.5 Million
Salary $707,500
MLB Draft 2018 Pick: 2nd
Social Media  Instagram

 

 

 

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