Edwin Encarnación (Baseball Player), born on January 7, 1983 in La Romana, Dominican Republic. Edwin Encarnación's age 36 years & Zodiac Sign Capricorn, nationality Dominican (by birth) & Race/Ethnicity is Black. Let's check, How Tall is Edwin Encarnación?
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Edwin Encarnación Height
6 Feet 1 Inches (185. 42 cm)
|Height & Weight|
|Height (in Feet-Inches)||6 Feet 1 Inches|
|Height (in Centimeters)||185. 42 cm|
|Weight (in Kilograms)||104 kg|
|Weight (in Pounds)||229.28 lbs|
Edwin Encarnación Body Measurements
Edwin Encarnación's full body measurements are 46 inches (116.84 cm) - 15.5 inches (39.37 cm) - 35 inches (88.9 cm).
|Measurements||46-35-15.5 inches/ 116.84-88.9-39.37 cm|
|Chest Size||46 inches (116.84 cm)|
|Biceps Size||15.5 inches (39.37 cm)|
|Waist Size (Male)||35 inches (88.9 cm)|
Edwin Encarnación is one of the most famous and trending Basketball Player in whole world right now. Edwin Encarnación was born on January 7, 1983 in La Romana, Dominican Republic. He was born as Edwin Elpidio Encarnación, but best known as Edwin Encarnación.
He is the son of Mireya Rivera and Elpidio Encarnación. He is the third of three sons, including Richard and Julio, and four children, including younger sister, Evelin. Encarnación also had twelve half-siblings via his father. Encarnación split time as a high school student between his native country and Puerto Rico after his father took a job coaching at a Puerto Rican college. His Puerto Rican residence made him eligible for the Major League Baseball draft.
He was chosen in the ninth round of Major League Baseball draft in 2000 by Texas Rangers and was later traded to Cincinnati Reds as part of the exchange deal for Rob Bell. Encarnacion made his MLB debut in the summer of 2005 and had stats of .232 batting averages, 9 home runs and collected 31 RBIs in his debut match. After a couple of seasons with Reds, he was traded to Tronto Blue Jays in exchange for Scott Rolen on 31 July 2009.
In his first season for Blue Jays, he had a stat of .240 batting average, scoring 8 home runs and collecting 23 RBIs. He also tied the record for home runs in May with Mickey Mantle. Currently, he is playing for Cleveland Indians in early, 2017 with whom he signed a three contract which is estimated to worth $ 60 million with an additional option of $ 25 million and a $ 5 million buyout clause for the 2020 season.
Dominican-American first baseman who became one of the MLB's top power hitters during his time with the Toronto Blue Jays, hitting over 30 home runs five straight seasons from 2012 to 2016. Prior to the 2017 season, he signed with the Cleveland Indians. He became an All-Star for the first time during the 2013 season.
On August 12, 2018, he was placed on the disabled list with a hand contusion, his second stint on the disabled list in the season. He finished the season with 32 home runs and 107 runs batted in, his seventh consecutive season of over 30 home runs and his fourth consecutive season of 100 or more runs batted in. However, he batted .246.
On December 13, 2018 the Indians traded Encarnación to the Seattle Mariners in a three-team trade with the Tampa Bay Rays which sent Carlos Santana to the Indians, with the Indians also acquiring Jake Bauers from the Rays, with the Rays getting Yandy Díaz and Cole Sulser. Encarnación hit his first home run as a member of the Seattle Mariners on March 28, 2019.
He is married to his wife, Karen Yapoort in the November 2017 in the Dominican Republic with whom he proposed to on Valentine Days on February 14, 2017. He also has a son named, Edwin Jr. Encarnacion with his previous relationship with Jennifer Pena, the daughter of baseball coach Tony Pena.
He has more than 241k followers on his Twitter and 707k followers on his Instagram account. Now he ranked in the list of most popular Dominican baseball player.
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