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Anthony Rizzo Bio, Age, Net Worth, Salary, Wife, Kids, Height, Parents

Anthony Rizzo Bio, Age, Net Worth, Salary, Wife, Kids, Height, Parents

Anthony Vincent Rizzo is an American baseball player who is a proficient baseball first baseman for the Chicago Club of Major League Baseball (MLB). Also, he is a three-time All-Star.

Anthony Rizzo was born on 8th August 1989, as Anthony Vincent Rizzo in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, the United States of America. His horoscope Leo. He is the son of Laurie Rizzo (mother) and John Rizzo (father). Anthony holds an American nationality and belongs to a mixed ethnical background (Italian, English, Polish, and Irish).

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Caption: Anthony Rizzo with his brother, John Rizzo on their childhood days

He has an older brother named John Rizzo, who was a lineman for the Florida Atlantic University football team.  Anthony was diagnosed with limited state classical Hodgkin’s lymphoma in April 2008. Regarding his education, he attended Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in the year 2007.


Anthony began his baseball career at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School as a sixth-round draft pick by the Boston Red Sox. He played in the Red Sox Organization with the Gulf Coast League Red Sox, Greenville Drive, Salem Red Sox, and the Portland Sea Dogs.

After that, he was traded along with Casey Kelly, Reymond Fuentes, and Eric Patterson to San Diego Padres on 6th December 2010.

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Caption: Anthony Rizzo

On 6th January 2012, Padres traded Anthony’s to the Chicago Cubs. He started the 2012 season with the Triple-A Iowa Cubs and later excelled in the minor leagues. Also, he became the first player in Chicago Cubs history to have three game-winning RBIs in his first five games with the team. Anthony agreed to a 7-year, $41 million deal with the club on 12th 2013. He made his first All-Star team in 2014.

Moreover, he helped lead the Cubs to the franchise’s first World Series title in over 100 years in the year 2016, Anthony started as the first baseman at the 2016 All-Star game and received the most fan votes in the National League. Also, he played for Italy in the 2013 World Baseball Classic.

What is the Net Worth salary of Anthony Rizzo?

Anthony Rizzo has an estimated net worth of around $27 million, as of 2019. He has made career earnings of $39.95 million. Anthony is in a $41 million deal with his current club the Chicago Cubs which will last till the year 2019. Also in 2019, he will earn a base salary of $11 million while carrying a total salary of $11.285 million. 

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Caption: Anthony Rizzo lifestyle

Apart from that, Anthony is also endorsed by BodyArmor and also has his own breakfast cereal named Rizzo’s. He also owns $2.4 million worth of the house in Parkland, Florida which has been enlisted on the market for sales. As of now, he is living a lavish lifestyle with his family.

Who is Anthony Rizzo Wife?

Anthony Rizzo is a married man, he married his fiance, Emily Vakos. There is no further information about their first met and dating history. However, the couple engaged in early June 2017, and later on 29th December 2018 they got married. Rizzo shared the news on his Instagram account.

The couple has been together for a long time now and is having a great time together. Also, there are no rumors about their divorce or separation.

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Caption: Anthony Rizzo with his wife Emily

Previously, he was in a romantic relationship with a beautiful girl named Chelsea Smith. Sadly, the two of them could not make their relationship work out and he broke off his relationship with her.

Besides this, there is no further information about his past affairs and relationship. However, Anthony and Emily are living a blessed full married life together.

How tall is Anthony Rizzo? 

Anthony Rizzo stands at a height of 6 feet 3 inches tall with his body weight around 109 kg. He has light brown hair color and his eyes are brown in color.

Facts of Anthony Rizzo Bio, Age, Net Worth, Salary, Wife, Kids, Height, Parents

Full NameAnthony Rizzo
Net Worth$27 Million
Date Of BirthAugust 8, 1989
Age 32 years 10 months
Place Of BirthFort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Height6 feet 3 inches
Weight109 kg
ProfessionAmerican baseball player
EducationFlorida Atlantic University, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
SpouseEmily Vakos
ParentsLaurie Rizzo, John Rizzo
SiblingsJohn Rizzo
Star SignLeo

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