Ozzie Smith is a pro baseball player who plays Shortstop. Smith was born on December 26, 1954, in Mobile, Alabama. This page will take a closer look at Ozzie Smith’s net worth.Image Credit: Johnmaxmena (talk)John Mena
Smith bats Switch and throws Right. Smith debuted in the MLB on April 7, 1978 for the San Diego Padres. In all, Smith played for the San Diego Padres, and St. Louis Cardinals. Smith’s career ended with the St. Louis Cardinals in 1996.
Some of Smith’s most prominent statistics in the MLB included a Batting average stat of .262, a Hit stat of 2,460, and a Home runs stat of 28. Some of the highlights of Ozzie Smith’s career include: 15× Major League Baseball All-Star Game, World Series champion, NLCS MVP, 13× Gold Glove Award, Silver Slugger Award, Roberto Clemente Award, Jersey number retired, and St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Fame Museum.
Ozzie Smith was inducted into the National Hall of Fame during the Baseball Hall of Fame balloting, 2002 induction period with a vote of 91.7% (first ballot).
Ozzie Smith was last under contract in 1996, according to USA Today, with a 1 (1996) year package worth $3 million. Over the years, Smith earned $2 million in 1988, $2 million in 1989, $2 million in 1990, $2 million in 1991, $2 million in 1992, $3 million in 1993, $3 million in 1994, $3 million in 1995, and $3 million in 1996.
Player annual pay can range widely. In professional baseball, the median pay is about $3 million per year. Top baseball players can get $25 million or more annually, and lower rated players make $1 million or less.
In the minor leagues, most contracts pay less than $10,000 a year.
So what is baseball player Ozzie Smith’s net worth in 2018? Our estimate for Ozzie Smith’s net worth as of 2018 is: $25 million
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