Omar Vizquel is well known Venezuelan former baseball player who primarily plays as a baseball short shop. He has been an ace baseball player and has played in Major League baseball for more than 20 years.
Omar has played for top teams such as Seattle Mariners, Cleveland Indians, San Francisco Giants, Toronto Blue Jays, Cleveland Indians, and many more. He is presently working as the manager for the Toros de Tijuana of the Mexican League. In recent news, he has found himself getting into big trouble as he was accused of sexually harassing a former batboy.
Omar Vizquel sued for alleged sexual harassment by the former batboy
The former batboy of the Birmingham Barons has sued the former manager Omar Vizquel for alleged sexual harassment. In the lawsuit, it was disclosed by the batboy said that he was repeatedly exposed his erect penis to him by Omar forced him to wash his back in the shower room.
The batboy is autistic believed that he was targeted for sexual harassment because of his disability. Also, Omar said to the batboy that he is interested in boys and men. The complaint is now 25. At the time of the incident, the boy was a minor.
Also from an incident that happened in the clubhouse which also involved in the clubhouse, Omar Vizquel was sacked and his contract was terminated by White Sox.
He has also been accused of domestic violence in 2020
Omar Vizquel was not picked up taken by another MLB team after his dismissal by the White Sox. In 2020, he was also accused of domestic abuse by his wife Blanca. However, he denied all the accusations of domestic abuse made against him.
In spite of being involved in all sorts of controversy and scandals, Omar is also been considered to be eligible for the Baseball Hall of Fame. He got an impressive 49.1 percent vote in 2021.
Omar Vizquel Age, Date of Birth, Birthday, Family, What about his father, mother, Where is he from? Early Life
Omar was born into the Venezuelan household to parents, Omar Vizquel Sr (father) and Eucharis Vizuel (mother). He celebrates his birth on 24 April every year while his birth year falls in 1967.
He is the eldest of the three kids in his family. Vizquel has a younger sibling brother, Carlos Alberto, and a younger sibling sister, Gabriel Alberto.
Omar Vizquel Education, Where did he attend his School and University?
Talking about his educational qualifications, he got his high school education from the Santa Gema School and obtained his degree from the Francisco Espejo College.
Omar Vizquel Career, What is his profession?
Omar Vizquel began his playing career with the MLB team, Seattle Mariners in the year 1989. Vizquel later went to play for teams such as Cleveland Indians, San Francisco Giants, Texas Rangers, Chicago White Sox, and Toronto Blue Jays.
After retiring from professional baseball in 2012, Vizuel took up coaching as his occupation. He went to work as the baseball coach for teams that includes Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, Detroit Tigers, Chicago White Sox and presently working as the brand new manager for the Mexican League, Toros de Tijuana.
Omar Vizquel Net Worth, How Much Does He Earn?
The highly controversial Omar Vizquel has accumulated a net worth of $ 27 million. He has gained nearly $ 750,000 as his annual salary. Moreover, his overall earnings from that he received from Major League Baseball is around $ 57, 425,000.
Omar Vizquel Partner, Is He Married, Any Children?
The former Baseball star, Omar is married to his wife, Blanca Garcia. The duo walked down the aisle as husband and wife in the summer of 2014.
Previously, Omar married his longtime girlfriend, Garcia. The ex-duo tied their wedding knot in July 1992. But their marriage ended in a divorce. Nonetheless, from their union, they had two kids. Their names are Nicholas Enrique Vizquel (son) and Caylee Rae Vizquel (daughter).
Is He Available on any kind of social media platform?
Omar Vizquel is presently not active on the social media platforms in the social media sites like Twitter and Instagram. He has made a fan following of 420 K followers on his Twitter and more than 380 K followers on his Instagram account.
Omar Vizquel FAQ’s
Omar Vizquel was a former Baseball player who plays as a shortstop for MLB teams like Seattle Mariners, Texas Rangers, Chicago White Sox, Toronto Blue Jays, and son.
He is currently working as the manager for the Mexican League team, Toros de Tijuana. In addition, he has also been the coach for teams like Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, Detroit Tigers, and Chicago White Sox.
Yes, Omar Vizquel is a married man. He married his wife, Blanca Garcia in 2014. Previously, he married his ex-wife, Garcia in 1992. From their wedlock, the ex-pair had two kids, Nicholas Enrique Vizquel (son) and Caylee Rae Vizquel (daughter).
Currently, Omar is 54 years old. He was born on 24 April 1967 in Caracas, Venezuela. His zodiac sign is Taurus.
Omar Vizquel’s Body Appearance, Height and Weight
|Height||Feet: 5 feet 10.8 inches|
Centimeters: 178 cm
Meters: 1.78 m
|Hair color||Salt and peppered|
|Weight||Kilogram: 79 kg|
Pounds: 174 lbs
Interesting Facts about Omar Vizquel that you should know about
|Partner||Blanca Garcia (m 2014)|