About Carlos Beltran
It has been calculated that the total estimate of Carlos Beltran net worth reaches as much as 45 million dollars. However, there are some other sources, which have stated that his net worth is much higher today as it reaches 80 million dollars, which makes him one of the richest baseball players in the world. Currently, Carlos Beltran is playing in the position of an outfielder. He is a member of the Houston Astros team, which competes in Major League Baseball. Thus, playing with this team has added up quite a lot of revenues to the total amount of the current Carlos Beltran net worth.
Before he joined this team, Carlos Beltran played with some other teams, such as the New York Mets, Texas Rangers, Kansas City Royals, San Francisco Giants, New York Yankees and St. Louis Cardinals. Therefore, all of these teams have made his name recognized as a successful baseball player and increased the total size of Carlos Beltran net worth.
As a player with the Kansas City Royals, Carlos Beltran got the title of the American League Rookie of the Year in 1999. Moreover, the baseball player has been called to MLB All-Star Games nine times.
Carlos Beltran is a recipient of three Gold Glove Awards and two Silver Slugger Awards. Thus, he has achieved quite a lot in his professional baseball career. However, the baseball player has never reached a World Series title, but he played in the 2013 World Series with the St. Louis Cardinals.
He was born in 1977 in Puerto Rico. When he was young, he was an avid athlete. He liked all kinds of sports, especially baseball and volleyball. When he was 17 years old, his father encouraged him to take baseball as his future career. In 1995, Carlos Beltran became a graduate of Fernando Callejo High School.
In the same year, he participated in the Major League Baseball draft, during which he was chosen to play with the Kansas City Royals. When he signed a contract with the team, Carlos Beltran started to play with the Gulf Coast Royals of the Rookie-level Gulf Coast League. In 1996, Carlos Beltran became a member of the Spokane Indians of the Class A-Short Season Northwest League. Also, in the same year, he played with the Lansing Lugnuts of the Class A Midwest League. In the season of 1997, Carlos Beltran belonged to the Wilmington Blue Rocks of the Class A-Advanced Carolina League. In 1998, Carlos Beltran played with the Wichita Wranglers of the Class AA Texas League.
In 1998 as well, he debuted as a Major League Baseball player and appeared in 15 games as a member of the Kansas City Royals team. Thus, this team also began to increase the total sum of Carlos Beltran net worth. In 1999, he became the team’s leadoff hitter and center fielder. In the same year, he was awarded the American League Rookie of the Year title. In 2004, he was traded to the Houston Astros team.