Adley Rutschman is an American Professional Baseball player for the MLB team named Baltimore Orioles who plays as a catcher. Previously he played for Oregon State Beavers as a college baseball. Recently he made his MLB debut scoring triples for his first career hit against the Rays at Camden Yards.
Adley Rutschman was born on 6th February 1998 in Portland, Oregon, United States. The names of his parents are Randy Rutschman and Carol Rutschman. He has not shared details about his siblings with the media yet. At a young age, he actively played various sports. Adley went to Sherwood High School which is located in Sherwood, Oregon. Along with his studies he also actively participated in playing sports. Later for his higher and further education, he went to Oregon State University and played Baseball for their college team.
Adley Rutschman Career
Adley started his career at a young age by playing baseball. At Sherwood High School he played baseball and even at college. For College, as a freshman, he was seen in 61 games and scored hitting .234/.322/.306 with two home runs and 33 batted. Later as a sophomore, his score was, he batted .408/.505/.628 with 9 home runs and 83 RBIs. Next year which was his junior season, he batted .411/.575/.751 with 17 home runs and 58 RBIs.
In 2019 he underwent the MLB draft and was selected by Baltimore Orioles with the first overall selection. He played 37 games with three clubs and scored points of .254/.351/.423 with 4 home runs and 26 RBIs. In 2020 he was sent to Double-A- Bowie Baysox to play stat of the 2021 season. Till then he scored .271//392/.508 with 18 home runs and 55 RBI games with them and was later promoted to Triple-A Norfolk Tides. Over there he batted a .312/.405/.490 with 5 home runs and 20 RBIs in 43 games.
On 26th April 2022, he started his rehabilitation period with Aberdeen. Next month on 21st May 2022 he made his debut in the Major leagues for the first time. His first major league at bated resulted in a strikeout but two at-bats later where he got his first triple. This created thrills in the debut and will be seen playing in further matches.
Adley Rutschman Biography
|Real Name||Adley Stan Rutschman|
|Birth Date||6 February 1998|
|Age (as of 2022)||24 Years|
|Birth Place||Portland, Oregon, United States|
|College||Sherwood High School|
|Height||in feet inches – 6’ 2” – in Centimeters – 188 cm|
|Weight||in Kilograms – 98 kg – in Pounds – 216 lbs|
|Marital Status||In Relation|
|Who is his girlfriend?||Alli Schwarm|
Adley is in a relationship with Alli Schwarm. They have been together for a long time and seem to enjoy spending time together. He has posted many pictures with her on his social media page. His girlfriend has been really supportive of his career and both of them like to keep their relationship on a low key.
Adley Rutschman Net Worth
Adley Rutschman has earned a lot in his career as a baseball player. In 2019 he signed for $8.1 million which was the highest signing bonus at the time. The information about his annual salary has not been shared with the media yet. According to sources his net worth has been estimated at around $1.5 million.
- His grandfather Ad Rutschman is a member of the National Football Foundation College Hall of Fame.
- He was drafted by Seattle Mariners in the 2016 Major League Baseball Draft in the 40th round but did not sign with them.
- In 2017 he played collegiate summer baseball with the Falmouth Commodores of the Cape Cod Baseball League.
- As a sophomore, he led his team to win the 2018 College World Series.
- With Baltimore Orioles, he played in three clubs which were Gulf Coast League Orioles, Aberdeen IronBirds, and Class A Delmarva Shorebirds.
- In the 2022 Opening Day roster, he missed the season starting due to a strained tricep muscle.