We all people like to get information about the multiple popular faces and also celebrities whom we have been seeing daily on the TV screen or various kinds of books, magazines, and newspapers. Maybe, we have been knowing about their life from the gossip pages or we may also have been their fans for a very long period. They are very important part of our daily life and they also play a huge role in our lives to fill entertainment and excitement. One among them is Kelly Johnson who is an American professional Baseball utility player for New York Mets of Major League Baseball. Additionally, he has also played for Arizona Diamondbacks, Atlanta Braves, Tampa Bay Rays, Toronto Blue Jays, New York Yankees, Baltimore Orioles, and Boston Red Sox.
Now let us get more familiar with Johnson’s personal life biography that has been obtained from different sources. Johnson is the native of Austin, Texas. He has now reached the age of 34 and he came into this world on 22nd February of the year 1982.
Johnson was first drafted in first round of 2000 Major League Baseball Draft by Atlanta Braves. He then decided to forego scholarship offer to play the college baseball at the Texas A&M in favor of signing with Braves. Later, he made his Major League debut on 29th May of 2005 and then became a regular outfielder. On 12th December 2009, he was non-tendered by Atlanta Braves making him a free agent. After that, he signed a $2.35 million deal with Arizona Diamondbacks on 30th December 2009.
In addition to that, Johnson has also played for Toronto Blue Jays and he was traded there on 23rd August 2011 for second baseman Aaron Hill and the shortstop John McDonald. He hit his 100th career home run on 16th May of 2012. On 8th January of 2016, he again returned to Braves where he signed a year contract worth $2 million. That same year on 8th June, he was traded to Mets for Minor League pitcher Akeel Morris. He had also played for Baltimore Orioles, Boston Red Sox, New York Yankees and Tampa Bay Rays. He is earning huge amount of salary and his net worth is totaled as $500 million.
Kelly Johnson has been active in this field for years and it is sure that during this long period, he must have won multiple fans and followers in his career. Despite that, it is so important for all celebrity to create a virtual image and also goodwill nowadays days by interaction with the fans on different social medias. He has over millions of the followers on his Facebook and Twitter account. Additionally, he is also active in Instagram and link to his Instagram page is https://www.instagram.com/kjbombdotcom/ in which he has got more than thousands of followers. He also has a page on Wikipedia and IMDb and we can also follow him on those websites for staying more updated about what’s happening in his personal and professional life.
A popular baseball player Kelly Johnson is married to his wife named Lauren. There is no any information found regarding when and where did the pair tie their knot. In addition to that, Kelly also has three children together with his wife and their children have been named as Penn, Grant, and Cole.