Nolan James Arenado is an American professional baseball third baseman for team St. Louis Cardinals of Major League Baseball who was born on April 16, 1991, in Newport Beach, California, United States.
He is considered one of the top third basemen in the major league because he hits for power and average and has superb defensive skills. Arenado made his MLB debut with the Colorado Rockies in the year 2013 and was traded to the Cardinals before the 2021 season.
Who is Nolan Arenado’s Daughter? Know about a family of The St. Louis Cardinals Third Baseman
Nolan Arenado, the star player of the St. Louis Cardinals, was on the paternity list so he could be around his wife as she gave birth to their first kid. As his wife was going to give birth, he left Chicago early Thursday and canceled the Cubs match.
Reportedly, Arenado must miss no more than one game before being eligible to play again.
Nolan’s wife Kwan give birth to a baby girl named Levi on 25 August 2022. They started dating each other while studying in high school.
Who is the wife of baseball star Nolan Arenado?
Laura Kwan is popularly known for her marriage with pro-baseball player Nolan Arenado. They started dating each other as high school lovers and now they are life partners.
After ten years of relationship, Kwan and Arenado married on 14 December 2019 in Laguna Seashore, California. Laura and Nolan welcomed their baby girl in 2022.
Arenado’s wife prefers to live a modest lifestyle away from the limelight. Until now, there is no information about her profession in public.
As per the reports, she is the daughter of her mother, Edward Kwan, and her dad, Susan Matthews Kawan. Laura’s parents both belong from America.
Know all about the early life career of Nolan Arenado
Nolan Arenado’s father, Fernando, is of Cuban nationality, and his mother, Millie, is a native of Queens, New York. He also has an older brother, Fernando Jr., and his younger brother, Jonah, was a corner infielder in the San Francisco Giants organization. At an early age, his family supported him to be a sports player and now he is one of the best baseball players in the USA.
From an early age, he was Los Angeles Dodgers fan. He attended El Toro High School in Lake Forest, and played shortstop on the school’s baseball team, with fellow future major leaguers Austin Romine and Matt Chapman. In the year 2008, his junior year, El Toro won the California Interscholastic Federation Southern Section championship. Arenado was named to the Los Angeles Times All-Star team after leading his division with a .456 batting average, 32 runs batted and 33 runs scored.
How did Nolan Arenado reach the top as a baseball player?
The Colorado Rockies selected Arenado in the second round with the 59th overall selection of the 2009 MLB draft and in the year 2010, Arenado played for the Asheville Tourists of the Class A South Atlantic League, where he posted a .308 batting average and 41 doubles.
Before the 2011 season, Baseball America ranked Arenado as the Rockies’ third-best prospect and 80th overall. Nolan was highly appreciated as a hitter, less so as a defender.
Colorado Rockies (2013–2020)
Despite strong spring training showing in 2013, the Rockies optioned Arenado to Colorado Springs Sky Sox of the Class AAA Pacific Coast League (PCL) to start the season.
On June 28, 2015, Nolan won the National League Player of the Week Award for the second time in his career after posting a significant league-best six games with three multi-home run games and seven home runs. He won his second Silver Slugger and his fourth Gold Glove while playing third base, making him the first third baseman in MLB history. He has won many titles for Colorado Rockies and also many personal awards from the team Colorado Rockies.
St. Louis Cardinals (2021 to present)
On February 1, 2021, the St. Louis Cardinals acquired Arenado from Colorado Rockies along with $51 million in exchange for Austin Gomber, Mateo Gil, Tony Locey, Elehuris Montero, and as well as Jake Sommers. He was named the National League’s starting third baseman at the 2021 Major League Baseball All-Star Game in Denver. After that season, he could have opted out of his contract with the Cardinals and become a free agent, but he chose to remain with the club and win titles.
On July 1, 2022, Arenado hit for his second career cycle in a 5–3 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park. He hit an RBI triple in the first inning, a two-run homer in the third inning, doubled in the sixth, and in the ninth, singled on a hard-hit grounder that caromed off third baseman Matt Vierling’s glove.
What is the net worth of Nolan Arenado as of 2022?
As of 2022, Nolan Arenado’s net worth is estimated to be $40 Million. Arenado’s earnings mainly come from the salary playing baseball teams in NFL. Nolan is also one of the richest baseball players in America.