Frankie Montas Biography, MLB, Age, Family, Spouse, Height and Net Worth
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Who is Frankie Montas?
Frankie Montas, Francellis Montas Luna is a well-known Dominican professional baseball pitcher for the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball (MLB). Previously, he played in MLB for the Chicago White Sox and Oakland Athletics.
Frankie Montas Career
Boston Red Sox (2009-2013)
Frankie signed as an amateur free agent with the Boston Red Sox in 2009, earning a $75,000 signing bonus. He then played in the minor leagues for the Red Sox’ organization for the Gulf Coast Red Sox and Lowell Spinners in 2012, and for the Greenville Drive in 2013.
Chicago White Sox (2013-2015)
Prior to the 2013 trade deadline, the Red Sox exchanged Montas and fellow minor leaguers J. B. Wendelken and Cleuluis Rondon to the Chicago White Sox. This was in a three-team trade, where Jake Peavy went from the White Sox to the Red Sox, Jose Iglesias from the Red Sox to the Detroit Tigers, Avisail Garcia from the Tigers to the White Sox, and Brayan Villarreal from the Tigers to the Red Sox. The White Sox then assigned Montas to the Kannapolis Intimidators, also in the SAL.
Frankie started the 2014 season with the Winston-Salem Dash of the Class A-Advanced Carolina League. He was then named to appear in the 2014 All-Star Futures Game, but suffered an injury to the meniscus in his knee which needed surgery, and withdrew from the game. Following rehabilitating, he pitched for the Birmingham Barons of the Class AA Southern League. Mantas completed the 2014 season with a combined 5-0 victory-loss record and a 1.44 ERA.
Montas was then assigned to the Arizona Fall League following the 2014 season by the White Sox. The White Sox included him on their 40-man roster on November 20, 2014. In his first major league spring training, he threw his fastball between 98 to 100 miles per hour (158 to 161 km/h). Montas went back to Birmingham for the 2015 season and threw a seven-inning no-hitter on June 9. He then appeared in the Southern League All-Star Game, and the All-Star Futures Game. The White Sox promoted him to the major leagues on July 17, 2015, to be their 26th man during the day’s doubleheader. Montas went back to Birmingham the following day without appearing in either game. The White Sox then promoted him again on September 1, and he made his major league debut as a relief pitcher the following day.
Los Angeles Dodgers (2016)
Montas together with Trayce Thompson and Micah Johnson were traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers. They were part of a three-team trade that sent Todd Frazier to the White Sox and Jose Peraza, Scott Schebler, and Brandon Dixon to the Cincinnati Reds. The Dodgers announced on February 12, 2016, that Montas underwent rib resection surgery and would miss up to four months of the season. He then made his first appearance of 2016 with the Tulsa Drillers of the Class AA Texas League on May 22. Following a couple of rehab appearances for the Drillers, Montas was assigned to the AAA Oklahoma City Dodgers. He then aggravated his rib injury and further testing concluded he had a broken rib and he would miss a month or two of the season recovering.
How old is Frankie Montas?
Francellis Montas Luna is aged 29 as of 2022, having been born on March 21, 1993, in Sainagua, San Cristobal Province, Dominican Republic. He shares his birthday with famous people including Jace Norman, Timothy Dalton, Scott Eastwood, Ronaldinho, Gary Oldman, Antoine Griezman, Matthew Broderick, Andrew Copeland, and Laura Allen, among others.
Frankie Montas Family
Who are Frankie Montas’s parents?
Francellis Montas Luna was born to his parents in Sainagua, San Cristobal Province, Dominican Republic. He has not shared any information about his family or parents with the media.
Does Frankie Montas have siblings?
Montas has not shared any information about his family and siblings with the media. He has also not mentioned his siblings to the media.
Frankie Montas Education
Montas has not shared his educational background and qualifications with the media.
Frankie Montas Spouse
Montas is currently married to his longtime partner and wife Nicholette Montas. The couple is happily married and living a private life with two children together.
Frankie Montas Kids
Montas and his supportive and loving wife, Nicholette have two children together. They have a son Michael Montas and a daughter Ellie amor montas Nicholette Montas.
Frankie Montas Height
Montas has a well-built, athletic, and muscular body adding up to an impressive height of 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) and a weight of 115 kg (225 lbs).
Oakland Athletics (2016-2022)
The Dodgers traded Montas, Grant Holmes, and Jharel Cotton in exchange for Josh Reddick and Rich Hill to the Oakland Athletics on August 1, 2016. After not getting a call to the majors in 2016, he appeared in 23 games for the A’s in 2017, allowing 25 runs in 32 innings (7.03 ERA), while compiling a 1-1 record. For the 2018 season, he reverted to being a starter, starting the season at the AAA level. Montas appeared in 13 games with 11 starts with the A’s during the season, compiling a 5-4 record with a 3.88 ERA.
On June 21, 2019, he was suspended for 80 games without pay for testing positive for a banned substance, ostarine, in violation of MLB’s Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program. This was after starting the season 9-2 with a 2.70 ERA in 15 games. He started the season as the A’s Opening day starter in 2020. Within the season, he struggled with command as he recorded a win-loss record of 3-5 and an ERA of 5.60 in 11 starts. He was then placed on the COVID-19-related injury list following testing positive for the virus on February 19, 2021. Montas completed the 2021 season with a 13-9 record, a 3.37 ERA, and 207 strikeouts in 187 innings, completing 6th in American League Cy Young Award voting. He then signed a $5.025 million deal with the A’s, avoiding salary arbitration on March 22, 2022.
New York Yankees (2022-present)
On August 1, 2022, the Athletics traded him and Lou Trivino for JP Sears, Luis Medina, Ken Waldichuk, and Cooper Bowman to the New York Yankees.
Frankie Montas Net Worth
Dominican professional baseball pitcher, Montas currently plays for the New York Yankees of MLB, after being traded from Oakland Athletics. He has played for the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Chicago White Sox, and the Boston Red Sox. Montas earns a salary of $5.025 million and has gathered an estimated net worth of around $1 million to $5 million as of 2022.