Net Worth and Salary

Net Worth and Salary

Baseball Player

Yimi Garcia

Yimi Garcia

Yimi Garcia- Biography

Yimi Garcia is a Dominican professional baseball player, currently playing for Houston Astros. He is a pitcher who throws and bats with his right hand. Yimi Garcia previously played for the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Miami Marlins. His ERA is 3.49, and he has 236 strikeouts. On May 4, 2018, he pitched a combined no-hitter, and in the World Series, he will face the Atlanta Braves, who are leading the series 1-0 after seven games.

Yimi Garcia- Birth, Parents, Siblings & Education

Yimi Garcia was born in Moca, Espaillat, Dominican Republic on August 18, 1990. His parents’ identities have not yet been revealed to the media. He has also not revealed any information about his siblings. He expressed an early interest in participating in a variety of sports.

Yimi has not disclosed any information about his high school education, but it appears that he has completed his high school education. He has not yet attended college. His interests were more inclined toward sports, which he decided to pursue professionally.

Yimi Garcia
Yimi Garcia in an ongoing match. Source: dodgersway

Yimi Garcia Biography

Real Name Yimi García
Birth Date 18 August 1990
Age (as of 2021) 31 Years
Birth Place Moca, Dominican Republic
Nationality Dominican
Profession Baseball Pitcher
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Leo

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 6’ 2” – in Centimeters – 188 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 103 kg  –  in Pounds –  228 lbs
Shoe Size 14 (U.S.)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
Body Type Athletic





Relationship Status

Marital Status Single
Affair No
Girlfriend None

Yimi Garcia- Relationship Status

Yimi Garcia is engaged to be married to his girlfriend. Her personal information has not yet been released to the media.

He also mentioned his girlfriend in one of his matches. He appears to prefer to keep his professional and personal lives separate and out of the spotlight.

Yimi Garcia- Professional Career

He began his career in 2009 as an Amateur Free agent with the Dominican Summer League Dodgers. After playing for them, he went on to play for the Arizona League Dodgers in 2010 and the Ogden Raptors in 2011, but he eventually ended up with Dominican. He appeared in games against the Great Lakes Loons, Washington Nationals, San Diego Padres, and others.

In addition, he has been promoted to the Rancho Cucamonga, Chattanooga Lookouts, and Albuquerque Isotopes. He played 59 games in 2015 before being sidelined for the next two years due to an injury.

In 2018, he returned to the mound and pitched in 25 games with a 5.64 ERA. The following season, he appeared in 64 games for the Dodgers, recording a 3.61 ERA with 66 strikeouts. He was non-tendered on December 2, 2019 and became a free agent.

He signed a one-year contract with the Miami Marlins on December 20, 2019. In 2020, he pitched 15.0 innings in 14 games, striking out 19, for an ERA of 0.60. In 39 games, he had a 3.47 ERA and struck out 35 batters. Later, on July 28, 2021, he was traded to the Houston Astros. In exchange for Bryan De La Cruz, a minor league outfielder, and Austin Pruitt, a pitcher, he made a trade.

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Quick Facts of Yimi Garcia

  • He has an endorsement deal with New Balance Baseball and wears the company’s shoes in games.
  • He’s had Tommy John surgery as well as arthroscopic surgery on his left knee.
  • He appeared in a match at the Estadio de Beisbol Monterrey in 2018.
  • Despite missing the entire 2017 season, the Dodgers signed him to a six-year, $630,000 contract in order to avoid salary arbitration.
  • His win-loss record stands at 11-19.
  • He also pitched a no-hitter for the Dodgers, who won the game 4-0 over San Diego.