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Wade Boggs

Wade Boggs

Date of Birth June 15, 1958
Age 64 years, 6 months, 4 days
Place of Birth Omaha
Country United States
Profession Baseball Player
Horoscope Gemini

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Wade Boggs Biography

Wade Boggs is a famous Baseball Player, who was born on June 15, 1958 in United States. Five-time American League batting champion and 12-time All-Star who spent the bulk of his career with the Boston Red Sox and won a World Series title in 1996 with the New York Yankees. He retired with a career average of .328 and 3,010 hits. According to Astrologers, Wade Boggs's zodiac sign is Gemini.

Born in Omaha, Nebraska, the youngest of three sons of Winfield Kennedy Boggs Jr. and Sue Nell Graham, Wade had a regimented military upbringing. Winfield and Sue met in 1946 at a military base in Georgia. Winfield served with the Marines in World War II and flew for the Air Force in the Korean War, while Sue piloted mail planes in World War II. The Boggs family lived in several different places (including Puerto Rico and Savannah, Georgia) before settling in Tampa, Florida when Wade was 11 years old. He attended Plant High School in Tampa, where he played baseball and was an All-State football player as a senior. Boggs played quarterback until his senior year when he switched positions to avoid injury and thereby protect his baseball career. His success as a left-footed placekicker and punter earned him a scholarship offer from the University of South Carolina. He graduated from Plant High School in 1976 and was selected by the Boston Red Sox in the seventh round of the 1976 MLB draft on the advice of veteran scout George Digby. He signed with the club for $7,500.

While married to Debbie Boggs, he had a four-year affair with Margo Adams. He has a son named Brett and a daughter named Meagann.

Wade Anthony Boggs (born June 15, 1958) is an American former professional baseball third baseman. He spent his 18-year baseball career primarily with the Boston Red Sox, but he also played for the New York Yankees, with whom he won the 1996 World Series against the Atlanta Braves, and the Tampa Bay Devil Rays, with whom he reached 3,000 hits. His hitting in the 1980s and 1990s made him a perennial contender for American League batting titles. He is 33rd on the list of career leaders for batting average among Major League Baseball players with a minimum of 1,000 plate appearances, and has the highest ranking of those still alive. Boggs was elected to the Red Sox Hall of Fame in 2004 and the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2005.

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Boggs played in the longest game in professional baseball history as a member of the Pawtucket Red Sox in 1981 against Cal Ripken, Jr. and the Rochester Red Wings. It lasted for 33 innings over eight hours and 25 minutes. Thirty-two innings were played from 18 to 19 April 1981 at McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket, Rhode Island.” During his last year in the minor leagues with Pawtucket, he led the league with a .335 batting-average, 167 hits, and 41 doubles.

Wade Boggs Net Worth

Wade Boggs is one of the richest Baseball Player & listed on most popular Baseball Player. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Wade Boggs net worth is approximately $28 Million.

Wade Boggs Net Worth & Salary
Net Worth$28 Million
SalaryUnder Review
Source of IncomeBaseball Player
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HouseLiving in own house.

Before entering the major leagues, he competed in what became the longest professional game ever, a Triple-A meeting between the Pawtucket Red Sox and Rochester Red Wings that lasted 33 innings and nearly 8 and a half hours in 1981.

Boggs played in the longest game in professional baseball history as a member of the Pawtucket Red Sox in 1981 against Cal Ripken, Jr. and the Rochester Red Wings. It lasted for 33 innings over eight hours and 25 minutes. Thirty-two innings were played from 18 to 19 April 1981 at McCoy Stadium in Pawtucket, Rhode Island.” During his last year in the minor leagues with Pawtucket, he led the league with a .335 batting-average, 167 hits, and 41 doubles.

Boggs’s career paralleled that of Tony Gwynn, who also debuted (in the National League) in 1982. Boggs and Gwynn were the premier contact hitters of their era. They both won multiple batting titles—Boggs, five and Gwynn, eight—and each won four straight batting titles to join Ty Cobb, Rogers Hornsby, and Rod Carew as the only players to do so. Gwynn and Boggs each hit over .350 in four straight seasons, the only players to do so since 1931. They joined Lou Brock and Rod Carew as the only players whose careers ended after World War II who finished with 3,000 hits and fewer than 160 home runs.

Wade Boggs Height

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His 3,000th hit was a home run on August 7th, 1999.

A left-handed hitter, Boggs won five batting titles starting in 1983. He also batted .349 in his rookie year, which would have won the batting title, but he was 121 plate appearances short of the required minimum of 502. From 1982 to 1988, Boggs hit below .349 only once, hitting .325 in 1984. From 1983 to 1989, Boggs rattled off seven consecutive seasons in which he collected 200 or more hits, an American League record for consecutive 200-hit seasons that was later matched and surpassed by Seattle’s Ichiro Suzuki. Boggs also had six seasons with 200 or more hits, 100+ runs, and 40+ doubles. Although he would not win another batting title after 1988 (his batting title that year broke Bill Madlock’s Major League record of four by a third baseman), he regularly appeared among the league leaders in hitting.

Who is Wade Boggs dating?

According to our records, Wade Boggs married to Debbie Boggs. As of May 2022, Wade Boggs’s is not dating anyone.

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As of June 8, 1986—over the course of the previous 162 games (equivalent to a full season, though across two seasons)—Boggs was hitting .400, with 254 hits in 635 at-bats.

Facts & Trivia

Ranked on the list of most popular Baseball Player. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in United States. Wade Boggs celebrates birthday on June 15 of every year.

Boggs’ mother died in June 1986 in a car accident in Tampa while he was with the Red Sox. Shortly after her death, Boggs and his father bought a fish camp on U.S. 301 just south of Hawthorne, Florida, that they named Finway; his father operated it until shortly before he died. Wade and his wife Debbie have two children, Brett and Meagann.

Did Wade Boggs eat a chicken before every game?

So, Boggs did. “Basically, in 1983, we ate chicken every day and I wound up winning a batting title in ’83,” Boggs said.

What is Wade Boggs challenge?

One of the greatest urban legends floating around Major League Baseball circles is the story that involves Wade Boggs’ drinking more than 100 beers in one day during a road trip. The numbers have varied over the years—from 60-something to 100+—but the fact that he consumed a lot has never been in question.

What hat does Wade Boggs wear in the Hall of Fame?

Boggs chose in 2005 to wear a Red Sox cap on his plaque in Cooperstown because he was drafted by Boston and spent more than 16 years in the organization. He also played five seasons with the Yankees before spending his final two years with the expansion Devil Rays.

What is a Wade Boggs rookie card worth?

Though generally very common, Topps Boggs rookie cards are quite tough to get in a 10 grade. They’re prone to centering issues and other tiny defects and are currently selling for over $1,000 (PSA Gem Mint 10). Much more affordable are PSA 9s. Nice, ungraded copies usually sell for under $25.

What baseball player drank 70 beers?

The Wade Boggs beer record is the amount of beers Wade was rumored to have consumed on a cross-country flight while playing in Major League Baseball. Ex-teammate Jeff Nelson said 50-60 beers. Paul Sorrento said 70.

In 1986, Boggs made it to the World Series with the Red Sox, but they lost to the New York Mets in seven games. He holds the record for batting average at Fenway Park, at .369.

In his 18-year major league career, Boggs recorded 3 five-hit games and 59 four-hit games. On June 29, 1987, he had a career-high 7 RBI against the Orioles in a 14–3 victory at Fenway.

In 1987, Boggs—who was up for a new contract following the season—hit 24 home runs, the most in any year of his career.

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