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Full Name Al Avila
Date of Birth August 2, 1958
Age 65 years, 7 months, 15 days
Birthplace Havana
Country Cuba
Horoscope Leo

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Al Avila Biography

Al Avila is one of the most popular and richest Sports Executive who was born on August 2, 1958 in Havana, Cuba.

Al Avila (born August 2, 1958) is the current executive vice president of baseball operations and general manager of the Detroit Tigers of Major League Baseball (MLB).

Avila was the assistant baseball coach to Paul Mainieri at St. Thomas University, his alma mater, in 1988. The following season he was promoted to coach when Mainieri left for the Air Force Academy. Avila remained in that position, and also served as the school’s athletics director, until he joined the expansion Florida Marlins’ front office in 1992.

In June 1992, Avila joined the Florida Marlins as the assistant director of Latin American operations. After two seasons with the Marlins, he was promoted to director of Latin American operations. Under Avila’s guidance, the Marlins signed 1997 NLCS and World Series MVP Liván Hernández, during Florida’s World Series run.

NameAl Avila
First NameAl
Last NameAvila
OccupationSports Executive
BirthdayAugust 2
Birth Year1958
Place of BirthHavana
Home Town
Birth CountryCuba
Birth SignLeo
Full/Birth Name
FatherNot Available
MotherNot Available
SiblingsNot Available
SpouseNot Known
Children(s)Alex Avila

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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Avila served as the interim general manager for the Marlins during the 2001 off-season following Dave Dombrowski’s departure to the Detroit Tigers. He was named the Marlins vice president and assistant general manager in July 2001.

Al Avila Net Worth

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

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

On April 15, 2002, Avila was named the assistant general manager and vice president of the Detroit Tigers.

On January 23, 2002, Avila was hired as a special assistant to Pittsburgh Pirates general manager Dave Littlefield.

Al Avila's Height & Physical Stats

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WeightNot Known
Body MeasurementsUnder Review
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Avila was named director of scouting for the Marlins in July 1998, where he was responsible for all of the Marlins scouting efforts on both the national and international levels and he oversaw the development of those players in the baseball academies in the Dominican Republic and Venezuela. Avila helped sign 16-year-old Miguel Cabrera in 1999, who debuted in the major leagues in 2003 and hit four home runs during Florida’s second World Series run.

Who is Al Avila Dating?

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

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On August 4, 2015, Avila was promoted to general manager and executive vice president of baseball operations, after Dombrowski was released by the Tigers. Avila became the first Cuban-born general manager in baseball history. On July 5, 2019, the Tigers announced they signed Avila to a multi-year contract extension.

Facts & Trivia

Al Ranked on the list of most popular Sports Executive. Also ranked in the elit list of famous people born in Cuba. Al Avila celebrates birthday on August 2 of every year.

Where is Al Avila from?

Havana, Cuba

How long has Al Avila been GM of the Tigers?

Entering his 25th season in professional baseball, his 15th season with the organization and his first full season as the Tigers Executive Vice President of Baseball Operations and General Manager after being named to the position on August 4, 2015. Is the first Cuban-born general manager in baseball history.

Is Alex Avila Cuban?

Avila is a first-generation Cuban American. His mother is Yamile Avila (formerly Tejas) and his father is Al Avila, the general manager and executive vice president of baseball operations of the Detroit Tigers.

Where did Alex Avila go to college?

Education

How old is Alex Avila?

35 years (January 29, 1987)

Key Events

  1. Al Avila (born August 2, 1958) is a Cuban baseball executive..

  2. Thomas University, his alma mater, in 1988..

  3. Avila remained in that position, and also served as the school's athletics director, until he joined the expansion Florida Marlins' front office in 1992..

  4. In June 1992, Avila joined the Florida Marlins as the assistant director of Latin American operations..

  5. Under Avila's guidance, the Marlins signed 1997 NLCS and World Series MVP Liván Hernández, during Florida's World Series run. .

  6. Avila was named director of scouting for the Marlins in July 1998, where he was responsible for all of the Marlins scouting efforts on both the national and international levels and he oversaw the development of those players in the baseball academies in the Dominican Republic and Venezuela..

  7. Avila helped sign 16-year-old Miguel Cabrera in 1999, who debuted in the major leagues in 2003 and hit four home runs during Florida's second World Series run..

  8. Avila served as the interim general manager for the Marlins during the 2001 off-season following Dave Dombrowski's departure to the Detroit Tigers..

  9. He was named the Marlins vice president and assistant general manager in July 2001..

  10. On January 23, 2002, Avila was hired as a special assistant to Pittsburgh Pirates general manager Dave Littlefield..

  11. On April 15, 2002, Avila was named the assistant general manager and vice president of the Detroit Tigers..

  12. On August 4, 2015, Avila was promoted to general manager and executive vice president of baseball operations, after Dombrowski was released by the Tigers..

  13. On July 5, 2019, the Tigers announced they signed Avila to a multi-year contract extension..

  14. On August 10, 2022, the Tigers fired Avila..