Skip to main content

Adeiny Hechavarria
1565664
REPORT

Adeiny Hechavarria

QUICK FACTS
Full Name Adeiny Hechavarria
Date of Birth April 15, 1989
Age 34 years, 11 months, 2 days
Birthplace Santiago de Cuba
Birth City Santiago de Cuba
Country Cuba
Horoscope Aries

Adeiny Hechavarria Birthday Countdown

0 0 0
Days
:
0 0
Hours
:
0 0
Minutes
:
0 0
Seconds

Explore Adeiny Hechavarria net worth, age, height, bio, birthday, wiki, and salary! In this article, we will discover how old is Adeiny Hechavarria? Who is Adeiny Hechavarria dating now & how much money does Adeiny Hechavarria have?

Adeiny Hechavarria Biography

Adeiny Hechavarria is one of the most popular and richest Baseball Player who was born on April 15, 1989 in Santiago de Cuba, Santiago de Cuba, Cuba. Adeiny Hechavarría Barrera (born April 15, 1989) is a Cuban professional baseball shortstop for the Atlanta Braves of Major League Baseball (MLB). He previously played for the Toronto Blue Jays, Miami Marlins, Tampa Bay Rays, Pittsburgh Pirates, New York Yankees, and New York Mets.

Hechavarria played third base in his debut due to Brett Lawrie’s oblique strain. Hechavarria finished his debut 0-for-3 with two strikeouts and one walk. Hechavarria recorded his first career hit on August 7, against the Tampa Bay Rays. Hechavarria was returned to Las Vegas on August 25, when Yunel Escobar returned to the Jays from paternity leave. Hechavarria was recalled on August 26 when José Bautista and David Cooper were added to the disabled list. Hechavarria hit his first career home run, a solo shot off starter Phil Hughes, in a game against the New York Yankees on August 28, 2012.

Hechavarria was the Marlins’ starting shortstop for the first 14 games of the 2013 season until he was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a sore throwing arm. He was activated from the disabled list on May 2. On May 5, Hechavarria hit a bases-loaded triple and a grand slam against Roy Halladay of the Philadelphia Phillies. On June 8, Hechavarria had an RBI single off Shaun Marcum to score Plácido Polanco in what would be the game winner, as the Marlins beat the Mets in 20 innings. Overall, Hechavarria appeared in 148 games for Miami during the 2013 season. He batted .227./.267/.298, with 3 home runs and 42 runs batted in. He also recorded 8 triples and went 11–for–21 in stolen base attempts.

Hechavarria played in 146 games during the 2014 season. His average climbed to .276, 49 percentage points higher than the previous season. He had one home run, 34 runs batted in, and 10 triples. In 2015, Hechavarria made 130 appearances for the Marlins. He batted .281, hit 5 homers, and drove in 48 runs. He was named the National League Player of the Week on April 26 after posting a .500 batting average and 10 RBI during the preceding week.

On November 19, 2012, Hechavarria was traded to the Miami Marlins along with Henderson Álvarez, Jeff Mathis, Yunel Escobar, Jake Marisnick, Anthony DeSclafani, and Justin Nicolino, in exchange for Mark Buehrle, Josh Johnson, José Reyes, John Buck, and Emilio Bonifacio. On January 29, 2013, Hechavarria was named number 82 on MLB’s Top Prospects list.

NameAdeiny Hechavarria
First NameAdeiny
Last NameHechavarria
OccupationBaseball Player
BirthdayApril 15
Birth Year1989
Place of BirthSantiago de Cuba
Home TownSantiago de Cuba
Birth CountryCuba
Birth SignAries
Full/Birth Name
ParentsMirta Hechavarría, Diosmede Hechavarría
SiblingsNot Available
SpouseNot Known
Children(s)Not Available

Ethnicity, religion & political views

Many peoples want to know what is Adeiny Hechavarria ethnicity, nationality, Ancestry & Race? Let's check it out! As per public resource, IMDb & Wikipedia, Adeiny Hechavarria's ethnicity is Not Known. We will update Adeiny Hechavarria's religion & political views in this article. Please check the article again after few days.

On June 26, 2017, the Marlins traded Hechavarria to the Tampa Bay Rays for minor leaguers Braxton Lee and Ethan Clark. Hechavarria finished the year with a .267 batting average and a career high 8 home runs.

Adeiny Hechavarria Net Worth

Adeiny Hechavarria is one of the richest Baseball Player from Cuba. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Adeiny Hechavarria's net worth $3-5 Million.* (Last Update: February 3, 2024)

Hechavarria participated in a Pan American tournament in Mexico in 2006, and played shortstop for the Cuban Junior National team in 2008. In 2009, he defected to Mexico on a boat with 11 others. Agents and other representatives of the Toronto Blue Jays watched him play in workouts in the Dominican Republic, and signed him after his visa paperwork went through in 2010.

On April 13, 2010, Hechavarria signed a four-year, $10 million contract with the Toronto Blue Jays. He was assigned to extended spring training and first appeared in a game with the Dunedin Blue Jays of the Class A-Advanced Florida State League. On June 30, 2010, Hechavarria was promoted to the Double-A New Hampshire Fisher Cats of the Eastern League, where he recorded a .273 batting average and .303 on-base percentage.

Net Worth (2024)$5 Million*
Net Worth in 2023$3 Million*
SalaryUnder Review
Source of IncomeBaseball Player
CarsNot Available
HouseLiving in own house.
N.B: * means unconfirmed

On May 10, 2017, Hechavarria went on the disabled list with a strained oblique muscle. In mid-June he played in 10 rehab games.

On August 31, 2018, the Pirates traded Hechavarria to the New York Yankees for a player to be named later. On October 3, 2018, Hechavarria played in his first ever postseason game, the 2018 American League Wild Card Game. He entered the game in the sixth inning as a defensive replacement for Miguel Andújar.

Adeiny Hechavarria's Height & Physical Stats

Adeiny Hechavarria height Not available right now. Adeiny weight Not Known & body measurements will update soon.

HeightUnknown
WeightNot Known
Body MeasurementsUnder Review
Eye ColorNot Available
Hair ColorNot Available
Feet/Shoe SizeNot Available

During the 2016 season, Hechavarria appeared in 155 games. His batting average fell to .236. He had three home runs and 38 runs batted in. His .311 slugging percentage was the lowest of all qualified major league batters. He also had the lowest Isolated Power of all MLB players in 2016, at .075.

On April 26, 2018, Hechavarria broke Chris Gomez’s 2002 franchise record by recording 242 consecutive chances without an error. He also owns the Rays franchise record for 71 consecutive games without an error. On August 1, 2018, Hechavarria was designated for assignment to clear space for the newly acquired Tommy Pham.

Who is Adeiny Hechavarria Dating?

According to our records, Adeiny Hechavarria is possibily single & has not been previously engaged. As of February 1, 2024, Adeiny Hechavarria’s is not dating anyone.

Relationships Record: We have no records of past relationships for Adeiny Hechavarria. You may help us to build the dating records for Adeiny Hechavarria!

On August 6, 2018, Hechavarria was acquired by the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for minor league right-handed pitcher Matt Seelinger. The Pirates also received cash considerations in the trade.

Facts & Trivia

Adeiny Ranked on the list of most popular Baseball Player. Also ranked in the elit list of famous people born in Cuba. Adeiny Hechavarria celebrates birthday on April 15 of every year.

On August 16, 2019, the Atlanta Braves signed Hechavarria to fill the Braves’ shortstop vacancy with Dansby Swanson on the injured list.

Where is Adeiny Hechavarria from?

Hechavarria was born in Santiago de Cuba in Cuba to Diosmede and Mirta Hechavarria.

What happened Adeiny Hechavarria?

After playing 51 games for the Braves across the past two seasons, infielder Adeiny Hechavarria is joining the Chiba Lotte Marines of Nippon Professional Baseball. The signing was announced earlier this week. The Braves signed Hechavarria late in the 2019 season after he was designated for assignment by the Mets.

Who is the best Cuban baseball player ever?

  • Tony Pérez (1964-86) Career highlights: Hall of Famer, 7-time All-Star, 2-time World Series champion. …
  • José Canseco (1985-2001) Career highlights: First member of 40/40 club, 1988 AL MVP, 2-time World Series champion. …
  • Rafael Palmeiro (1986-2005)

Who is the greatest baseball player of all time?

  • Stan Musial. …
  • Ty Cobb. …
  • Walter Johnson. …
  • Hank Aaron. …
  • Ted Williams. Ted Williams has long been called “the greatest pure hitter who ever lived.” His . …
  • Barry Bonds. Barry Bonds Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images. …
  • Willie Mays. UPI/Bettmann Archive. …
  • Babe Ruth. Babe Ruth UPI/Bettmann Archive.

Who is the most famous Cuban athlete?

1. Javier Sotomayor (1967 – ) With an HPI of 59.10, Javier Sotomayor is the most famous Athlete. His biography has been translated into 41 different languages on wikipedia.

Key Events

  1. Adeiny Hechavarría Barrera (born April 15, 1989) is a Cuban professional baseball shortstop in the Kansas City Royals organization..

  2. Hechavarria participated in a Pan American tournament in Mexico in 2006, and played shortstop for the Cuban Junior National team in 2008..

  3. In 2009, he defected to Mexico on a boat with 11 others..

  4. Agents and other representatives of the Toronto Blue Jays watched him play in workouts in the Dominican Republic, and signed him after his visa paperwork went through in 2010..

  5. On April 13, 2010, Hechavarria signed a four-year, $10 million contract with the Toronto Blue Jays..

  6. On June 30, 2010, Hechavarria was promoted to the Double-A New Hampshire Fisher Cats of the Eastern League, where he recorded a .273 batting average and .303 on-base percentage..

  7. On August 4, 2012, Hechavarria was called up to the Toronto Blue Jays active roster for the first time..

  8. Hechavarria hit his first career home run, a solo shot off starter Phil Hughes, in a game against the New York Yankees on August 28, 2012..

  9. On November 19, 2012, Hechavarria was traded to the Miami Marlins along with Henderson Álvarez, Jeff Mathis, Yunel Escobar, Jake Marisnick, Anthony DeSclafani, and Justin Nicolino, in exchange for Mark Buehrle, Josh Johnson, José Reyes, John Buck, and Emilio Bonifacio..

  10. Overall, Hechavarria appeared in 148 games for Miami during the 2013 season..

  11. Hechavarria was the Marlins' starting shortstop for the first 14 games of the 2013 season until he was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a sore throwing arm..

  12. On January 29, 2013, Hechavarria was named number 82 on MLB's Top Prospects list..

  13. Hechavarria played in 146 games during the 2014 season..

  14. In 2015, Hechavarria made 130 appearances for the Marlins..

  15. During the 2016 season, Hechavarria appeared in 155 games..

  16. He also had the lowest Isolated Power of all MLB players in 2016, at .075..

  17. On May 10, 2017, Hechavarria went on the disabled list with a strained oblique muscle..

  18. On June 26, 2017, the Marlins traded Hechavarria to the Tampa Bay Rays for minor leaguers Braxton Lee and Ethan Clark..

  19. On October 3, 2018, Hechavarria played in his first ever postseason game, the 2018 American League Wild Card Game..

  20. In 2018 with the Braves he batted .328/.400/.639 in 61 at bats with four home runs and 15 RBIs..

  21. On April 26, 2018, Hechavarria broke Chris Gomez's 2002 franchise record by recording 242 consecutive chances without an error..

  22. On August 31, 2018, the Pirates traded Hechavarria to the New York Yankees for a player to be named later..

  23. On August 6, 2018, Hechavarria was acquired by the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for minor league right-handed pitcher Matt Seelinger..

  24. On August 1, 2018, Hechavarria was designated for assignment to clear space for the newly acquired Tommy Pham..

  25. On February 18, 2019, Hechavarria signed a minor league, spring training invite deal with the New York Mets..

  26. With the Mets in 2019 he batted .204/.252/.359 with five home runs and 18 RBIs..

  27. On August 16, 2019, the Atlanta Braves signed Hechavarria to fill the Braves' shortstop vacancy with Dansby Swanson on the injured list..

  28. With both teams combined, in 2019 he batted .241/.299/.443 with nine home runs and 33 RBIs..

  29. On January 16, 2020, the Braves re-signed Hechavarría to a one year deal worth $1 million..

  30. In 2020 he batted .254/.302/.305 with seven runs, no home runs, and two RBIs in 59 at bats, playing second base primarily, as well as third base and shortstop..

  31. On December 25, 2020, Hechavarria signed with the Chiba Lotte Marines of Nippon Professional Baseball on a one-year, $970K contract..

  32. On April 30, 2021, Hechavarria made his NPB debut..

  33. He played in 79 games for the team in 2021, slashing .203/.222/.314 with 4 home runs and 24 RBI..

  34. In 2022, Hechavarria hit .222/.251/.300 with 2 home runs, 20 RBI, and four stolen bases. .

  35. On January 30, 2023, Hechavarria signed a minor league contract with the Atlanta Braves organization..

  36. On April 11, 2023, Hechavarria signed with the Long Island Ducks of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball..

  37. On June 16, 2023, Hechavarria's contract was purchased by the Kansas City Royals organization..