Greg Allen Biography

Greg Allen is an American Baseball Player and plays at the position of Outfielder. He played on MLB teams named Cleveland Indians, San Diego Padres, and New York Yankees. His MLB Statistics till now stands out as .243 Batting Average, 138 Hits, 8 Home runs, and 59 runs batted. He has been the recipient of GAA GPA Gaelic Football All-Star.

Early Life

Greg was born on 15th March 1993 in San Diego, California. The name of his father is Tomas Allende and the details about his mother have been kept private. He has two siblings whose names are Jonathan Moses Allen and LaMonica Allen. At a young age, he showed interest in playing baseball. Greg went to Hilltop High School located in Chula Vista, California. Further for his higher education, he attended San Diego State University. Along with studies, he played baseball for the school and university team.

Greg Allen Career

In the 2014 MLB Draft, he was selected in the 6th round by Cleveland Indians. After signing the contract he was sent to Mahoning Valley Scrappers and spent a game season with a score of .244 batting with 19 RBIs and 30 Stolen Bases in 57 games. He has been assigned for many other teams like Lake County Captains, Lynchburg Hillcats, Akron Rubber Ducks, and Mesa Solar Sox. In 2017 he began his season with Akron and the Indians promoted him to major leagues in September 2017. He was seen in 71 games for Akron prior to his promotion and scored batting .264, 2 home runs, 24 RBIs, and 21 Stolen Bases.

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Next year he began his season with Columbus Clippers and ended the season with a .257 batting average and 21 stolen bases. On 31st August 2020 Indians traded him to San Diego Padres. He played one game before they optioned him to their alternate training site.  On 6th January 2021, he was traded to New York Yankees. On 1st March he was outrighted and invited to spring training as a non-roster invitee. He was assigned to the Triple-A Scranton/ Wikes Barre Rail Riders to begin his season but due to the Covid-19 pandemic, he got selected for the major league.

Greg Allen Biography

Real Name Greg Lomack Allen
Birth Date 15 March 1993
Age (as of 2021) 28 Years
Birth Place San Diego, California, United States
Nationality American
Profession Baseball Player
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Pisces

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 6’ 0” – in Centimeters – 183 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 83 kg  –  in Pounds –  185 lbs
Shoe Size 10 (U.S.)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black
Body Type Athletic

Family

Father Tomas Allende
Mother Not Known
Sister LaMonica Allen
Brother Jonathan Mosis Allen

Qualification/Education

School Not Known
College San Diego State

Relationship Status

Marital Status Single
Affair No
Girlfriend None
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Personal Life

Greg is currently single. The details about his current or past relationship have not been shared with the media yet. He seems to spend quality time with his family and friends. Due to his upcoming games, he is more focused on training for the same.

Greg Allen Net Worth

Greg has earned a lot from his baseball career. He the MLB Matches and has earned by signing the contract. The details about the contract worth have not been shared yet. According to sources his net worth has been estimated between $1- $5 million. Some other sources of his income earned are from sponsorship and by attending various events.

Trivia

  • At college, he played College Baseball for three seasons for the San Diego State Aztecs.
  • In 2013 he played Collegiate Summer Baseball with Orleans Firebirds of the Cape Cod Baseball League.
  • He was reported to be involved in a trade to Milwaukee Brewers for Jonathan Lucroy but the trade fell apart after Lucroy did not waive any–trade clause.
  • On 7th September 2017, he hit his first MLB Home Run.
  • He hit his first career walk-off home run against the Astros in the 14th inning on 27th May 2018.
  • On 31st December 2020, he was designated for assignment by the padres.
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Final Thoughts

Greg is a talented Baseball player and is part of MLB teams and playing matches for the same. His matches were posted due to Covid -19 pandemic but trained well for the matches. He has been performing well and also took advice from the Late Hall of Famer named Toney Gwynn. We wish him all the best for his upcoming matches.

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