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Who is Adonis Medina?
Adonis Medina Del Rosario is a recognized Dominican professional baseball pitcher for the Kia Tigers of the KBO League. Medina previously played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Philadelphia Phillies and New York Mets. In 2014, he signed with the Phillies as an international free agent and made his MLB debut in 2020.
Adonis Medina Career
Medina signed with the Philadelphia Phillies as an international free agent in May 2014. He then made his professional debut that season with the Dominican Summer League Phillies and spent the entire season there. He went 2-3 with a 1.37 earned run average (ERA) and 0.987 walks plus hits per inning pitched (WHIP), with 22 strikeouts (SO) in 26.2 innings pitched (IP). Medina then played in 2015 with the Rookie Gulf Coast Phillies. He posted a 3-2 record, 2.98 ERA, and 1.19 WHIP with 35 SO in 45.1 IP.
Medina had a 5-3 record, 2.92 ERA, and 1.098 WHIP, in 13 starts (GS), and 34 SO in 62.2 IP, with the Class A-Short in 2016. He was then a 2016 mid-season New York-Penn League All-Star. Prior to the 2017 season, Baseball Prospectus ranked him the 91st-best minor league prospect. Medina then spent 2017 with the class A Lakewood BlueClaws. In 22 starts, Medina was 4-9 with a 3.01 ERA, and 133 strikeouts in 119.2 innings averaging 10.0 strikeouts per 9 innings pitched.
Prior to the 2018 season, Baseball Prospectus ranked him the 46th-best prospect. Baseball America then ranked him the 84th-best prospect, and MLB ranked him the 86th-best prospect. He pitched in 2018 for the Class A-Advanced Clearwater Threshers, for whom he was 10-4 with a 4.12 ERA, with 123 strikeouts in 111.1 innings, averaging 9.97 strikeouts per innings pitched. Medina’s 10 victories tied for 4th in the league. In July, he played in the All-Star Futures Game and was Pitcher of the Week on both July 22 and August 19.
The Phillies added him to their 40-man roster in November 2018. Baseball Prospectus then ranked him the 57th-best prospect in baseball, MLB Pipeline named him the 64th-best prospect, and MLB.com ranked him No. 77. Baseball America also named him the 4th-best prospect in the Phillies minor league system. Pitching for the Reading Fightin Phils of the Class AA Eastern League, he was 7-7 with a 4.94 ERA in 105.2 innings over 22 games (21 starts) and was 2nd in the league with 14 hit batsmen in 2019. Medina was a mid-season Eastern League All-Star.
How old is Adonis Medina?
Adonis Medina Del Rosario is currently aged26 years, born on December 18, 1996, in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, He shares his birthday with famous people including Billie Eilish, Sia, Brad Pitt, Ashley Benson, Christina Aguilera, Ray Liotta, Katie Holmes, Keith Richards, Steven Spielberg, John Dallas, Steve Austin, Phil Heath, and many more.
Adonis Medina Family
Who are Adonis Medina’s parents?
Adonis Medina Del Rosario was born to his parents in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. He has not disclosed any information about his family and parents to the media to date.
Does Adonis Medina have siblings?
Medina has kept his family’s information very private and has not disclosed anything about his siblings.
Adonis Medina Education
Medina has also kept his personal information away from the limelight and his academic background and qualifications are not known to the media.
Adonis Medina Partner
Medina is currently single and not married and has not shared any information about his love status. He has also not been linked to any relationship by the media.
Adonis Medina Kids
He does not have any children of his own to date as he is single and not married. Medina has also not been linked to any relationships in the past and the present.
Adonis Medina Height
Medina has a well-built, muscular, and athletic body with a height of 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) and a weight of 84 kg (187 lbs).
Medina made his big league debut, on September 20, 2020, as the Philadelphia Phillies’ starting pitcher over the Toronto Blue Jays at Citizens Bank Park. He was then charged with the loss, giving up 4 hits and 2 earned runs over 4 innings pitched. Medina was optioned down after the game. The Phillies designated him for assignment on December 1, 2021. The decision on his designation was delayed because of the 2021-22 Major League Baseball lockout, which prompted a freeze on Major League transactions.
New York Mets
After the conclusion of the lockout, he was claimed off of waivers by the Pittsburgh Pirates on March 2022. Medina was designated for assignment and was subsequently traded to the New York Mets in exchange for cash and optioned to the Syracuse Mets of the International League on April 7, 2022, He then recorded his first career MLB save in the 10th inning of a 5-4 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on June 5, 2022. Medina was designated for assignment on September 6 and elected free agency on November 10, 2022.
He signed a minor league contract with the Milwaukee Brewers on December 6, 2022. However, he was released on December 15.
Medina then signed a deal with the Kia Tigers of the KBO League on December 11, 2022.
Adonis Medina Net Worth
Dominican professional baseball pitcher Medina plays for the Kia Tigers of the KBO League. He has been active from 2014 to the present and has a net worth of $1 million – $5 million as of 2022.