David Ross

Celebrated Name: David Ross
Real Name/Full Name: David Wade Ross
Gender: Male
Age: 47 years old
Birth Date: 19 March 1977
Birth Place: Bainbridge, GA
Nationality: American
Height: 1.88 m
Weight: 104 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Hyla Ross
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Landri, Harper, Cole)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is David Ross Gay?: No
Profession: Baseball Manager
Salary: $3 million
Net Worth in 2024: $14 million
Last Updated: April 2024

David Wade Ross is an American based professional baseball manager and former catcher for the Chicago Cubs of Major League Baseball (MLB). He played for 14 years in MLB.

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Early Life & Biography:

David was born in a family where sports were highly adored. That is the reason why his majority of the family members are involved in several games. His father, David Ross, Sr., has played in a men’s softball league, and his mother played basketball. Ross had two sisters. Ross’s uncles were both football players in college. He went to the Florida High School, Florida State University’s laboratory school, in Tallahassee, Florida, where he played every sport he knew.

During that time, he won many scholarships, and he was a great player, so the Los Angeles Dodgers drafted him.

Personal Life:

Ross has done a lot of social work, being worked with several Chicago charities, including Cradle to Crayons that benefits underprivileged Chicago youth. He worked with author Don Yaeger, on a book titled Teammate: My Life in Baseball, which was published in the year 2017.

He has made an appearance on Saturday Night Live, along with some of his teammates, to celebrate the Cubs championship win.

Ross is the first professional baseball player ever to compete on the show, Dancing with the Stars.

Ross is married to Hyla Ross. Together they have three children. They resided in Tallahassee, Florida.

Age, Height, and Weight:

Being born on 19 March 1977, David Ross is 47 years old as of today’s date 15th April 2024. His height is 1.88m tall, and his weight is 104 kg.


He started his career in 1995 when the Los Angeles Dodgers drafted him, but he changed his mind and got a scholarship to attend Auburn University instead. In 1998 the Dodgers redrafted Ross, this time in the 7th round. He made his MLB debut on June 29, 2002, striking out as a pinch hitter.

Ross signed a deal with the Boston Red Sox in the year 2008. He came up to the MLB club on August 29 and managed to become a free agent after the season. He managed to catch a career-high .289 for the Braves in 59 games in 2010.

After his retirement from the MLB, Ross went on to join several other contracts. He was the best in the game, so every franchise was interested in him. He played for several franchises throughout his career and stoned his name in the game.

Awards & Achievements:

  • He is the first professional baseball player ever to compete on the show, Dancing with the Stars.
    • Ross hit the first-ever home run in the Wild Card Game when the new playoff format was introduced in 2012.
    • Ross has always been known as a reliable to defensive catcher because he does not drop any catches. It was in 2009 when he ever dropped a catch.

Net Worth & Salary of David Ross in 2024:

David Ross Net Worth
David Ross Net Worth

David has had quite a great earning through his professional career as a former baseball pitcher. He has managed to collect a great fortune of the amount in millions through his several matches and deals. He enjoys his fortune, which is estimated to be around $14 million as of April 2024.

In 2009, he signed a contract worth $3 million with the Atlanta Braves. Later in 2012, he returned to the Boston Red Sox for a two-year deal worth $6.2 million. In 2014, he signed a two-year contract worth $5million with the Chicago Cubs. He also added more money through his endorsement deals, including “The Bryzzo Souvenir Company.”

The professional baseball manager and former catcher for the Chicago Cubs of Major League Baseball have made great strides in his life and has achieved high accolades to set up a multi-million dollar lifestyle.


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