Adley Rutschman is an American professional baseball catcher for the MLB team called the Baltimore Orioles who plays as a catcher. He previously played college baseball for the Oregon State Beavers. He recently made his MLB debut, scoring triples in his first career hit against the Rays at Camden Yards.
Adley Rutschman was born on February 6, 1998 in Portland, Oregon, USA. His parents’ names are Rand Rutschman and Carol Rutschman. He has yet to share any details about his siblings with the media. From a young age he was actively involved in various sports.
Adley attended Sherwood High School in Sherwood, Oregon. In addition to his studies, he was also active in sports. He later went to Oregon State University for his graduate and postgraduate education and played baseball for their collegiate team.
Adley Rutschman professional career
Adley began his career playing baseball at a young age. He played baseball at Sherwood High School and even in college. For college, he appeared in 61 games as a freshman, hitting .234/.322/.306 with two home runs and 33 shots. Later as a sophomore, his score was he hit .408/.505/.628 with 9 home runs and 83 RBIs. The next year, which was his junior season, he batted .411/.575/.751 with 17 home runs and 58 RBIs.
Drafted to the MLB in 2019, he was selected first overall by the Baltimore Orioles. He played 37 games with three clubs and posted .254/.351/.423 points with 4 home runs and 26 RBIs. In 2020, he was sent to Double-A-Bowie Baysox to play the 2021 season stat. By then he was hitting .271//392/.508 with 18 homers and 55 RBI games with them and was later promoted to Triple-A Norfolk Tides. There he hit a .312/.405/.490 with 5 homers and 20 RBIs in 43 games.
On April 26, 2022, he began his rehabilitation period at Aberdeen. Next month, on May 21, 2022, he made his major league debut for the first time. His first major league at bated resulted in a strikeout, but two at-bats later where he got his first triple. This created excitement in the debut and will continue to be seen in other games.
Adley Rutschman biography
|Real name||Adley Stan Rutschman|
|Date of birth||February 6, 1998|
|Age (as of 2022)||24 years|
|Place of birth||Portland, Oregon, USA|
|University||Sherwood High School|
|Height||in feet inches – 6′ 2” – in centimeters – 188 cm|
|Weight||in kilograms – 98kg – in pounds – 216 pounds|
Adley Rutschman Family
|Marital status||In relation|
|Who is Adley Rutschman’s girlfriend?||Alli Schwarm|
Adely is in a relationship with Alli Schwarm. They have been together for a long time and seem to enjoy spending time together. He has posted many pictures with her on his social media page. His girlfriend has been really supportive of his career and they both like to keep their relationship low key.
Adley Rutschman Net Worth
Adley Rutschman earned a lot in his baseball career. In 2019, he signed for $8.1 million, which was the highest signing bonus at the time. The information about his annual salary has not yet been shared with the media. According to sources, his net worth was estimated at around $4 million.
Facts About Adley Rutschman
- His grandfather, Ad Rutschman, is a member of the National Football Foundation College Hall of Fame.
- He was drafted by the Seattle Mariners in the 2016 Major League Baseball Draft in the 40th round, but did not sign with them.
- In 2017, he played college summer baseball with the Falmouth Commodores of the Cape Cod Baseball League.
- As a sophomore, he led his team to win the 2018 College World Series.
- With the Baltimore Orioles, he played at three clubs, namely Gulf Coast League Orioles, Aberdeen IronBirds and Class A Delmarva Shorebirds.
- In the lineup for opening day 2022, he missed the start of the season due to a strained triceps muscle.