Michael Cuddyer is an American former professional baseball outfielder who had played 16 seasons in the Major League Baseball for Minnesota Twins, New York Mets as well as Colorado Rockies. He batted and then threw right handed. In addition to that, he was also a two times MLB All-Star as well as a Silver Slugger Award winner. He was drafter by Minnesota Twins in 1st round of 1997 amateur draft but he did not signed until August.
He also did not made his professional debut till 1998 when he got assigned to Fort Wayne Wizards in single-A Midwest League. He remained with Minnesota Twins till 2011. From 2012 till 2014, he played for Colorado Rockies. After that, he signed two years contract with New York Mets on 10th November 2014. Recently, he has announced on 11th December 2015 that he was going to retired.
A native of Norfolk, Virginia, Michael Cuddyer came into this world on 27th March of the year 1979 which has now made him reached at the age of 36. Being born in the month of March, his star sign is Aries. He went to get his education from the Great Bridge High School located in Chesapeake, Virginia from where he got graduated in the year 1997.
While his tenure there, he was the standout athlete in basketball, baseball and football as well as he was also the student body president and the National Honor Society member. In 1997, he was named as Virginia’s Player of the Year and the Gatorade National Baseball Player of the Year. Additionally, he was also the member of USA Today’s All Star and The USA Junior National Teams in same year.
Although he is known by the name Michael Cuddyer, as a child, he was named as Michael Brent Cuddyer by his parents Henry Cuddyer and Marcia Harris. He also has one younger sister named as Katie. Because of the childhood virus, he has been deaf in his left ear since he was 11 years old. Moving on to his personal life biography, Michael has already got married. He is married to his wife named Claudia Rente who is an English teacher.
The couple tied their knot on 11th November of 2006. They are also the proud parents of three children. Among them, one is a son named Casey Jonathan and other is a fraternal twins named as Chloe and Madeline. Besides that, to get more details about his bio and his salary, he can also get connected through his Instagram and Twitter account.