Catfish Hunter was a pro baseball player who played Pitcher. Hunter was born on April 8, 1946, in Hertford, North Carolina. Hunter died on September 9, 1999, in Hertford, North Carolina. This page will take a closer look at Catfish Hunter’s net worth.Image Credit: Tony the Marine (talk)
Hunter batted Right and threw Right. Hunter debuted in the MLB on May 13, 1965 for the Kansas City Athletics. In all, Hunter played for the Oakland Athletics, and New York Yankees. Hunter’s career ended with the New York Yankees in 1979.
Some of Hunter’s most prominent statistics in the MLB included a Win-loss record (pitching) stat of 224-166, a Earned run average stat of 3.26, and a Strikeouts stat of 2,012. Some of the highlights of Catfish Hunter’s career included: 8× Major League Baseball All-Star Game, 5× World Series champion, AL Cy Young Award, 2× List of Major League Baseball annual wins leaders, List of Major League Baseball annual ERA leaders, Pitched a perfect game on May 8, 1968, and Jersey number retired.
Catfish Hunter was inducted into the National Hall of Fame during the Baseball Hall of Fame balloting, 1987 induction period with a vote of 76.27% (third ballot).
Player compensation can range widely. In the MLB, the average player earns around $3 million every year. Top MLB players can get $25 million or more per annum, and lower paid players make $1 million or less. In the minor leagues, most contracts are worth less than $10,000 a year.
So what was baseball player Catfish Hunter’s net worth at the time of death? Our estimate for Catfish Hunter’s net worth at death is:
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