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Rafael Palmeiro Net Worth

Rafael Palmeiro Net Worth is
$50 Million

Rafael Palmeiro Bio/Wiki 2017

Rafael Palmeiro Net Worth $50 Million

He signed a contract together with the Chicago Cubs. During his stint with all the Cubs, he played left field and first base. He eventually went to Baltimore Orioles in 1994. Subsequently, he returned to the Rangers in 1999. Additionally, he went back to the Orioles in 2004, and chose to to not play baseball again. Rafael Palmeiro Corrales was produced on September 24, 1964 in Havana, Cuba. He’s married to Lynne Palmiero and has a two sons.

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Quick Facts

Full NameRafael Palmeiro
Net Worth$50 million
Date Of BirthSeptember 24, 1964
Height1.83 m
ProfessionBaseball player
EducationMississippi State University
SpouseLynne Palmeiro
ChildrenPatrick Palmeiro, Preston Palmeiro
SiblingsRick Palmeiro, Jose Palmeiro

Interesting Facts

1(2004-Present) Returned to play for Baltimore.
2(January 11) Signed a one-year contract with an option for 2005 with the Baltimore Orioles for $4 million. Palmeiro played in Baltimore from 1994-1998.
3Suspended by major league baseball after testing positive for performance-enhancing steroid. This comes only a few months after he testified to Congress under oath that he never used them. [August 2005]
47/15/05 Recorded his 3,000th career hit (an RBI Double) at Seattle's Safeco Field, off of Mariner pitcher Joel Pineiro. Palmeiro, Henry Aaron, Willie Mays and Eddie Murray are the only players with at least 3,000 hits and 500 home runs in a career.8/01/05, suspended 10 days for using steroids.
5Won 3 American League Gold Glove Awards as First Baseman (1997-1999).
6Named to 1988 National League All Star Team. Named to 3 American League All Star Teams (1991, 1998 and 1999).
7Member of 1997 American League Eastern Division Champion Baltimore Orioles team. Member of 1999 American League Western Division Champion Texas Rangers team.
8Finished 8th in voting for 1993 American League MVP. Finished 6th in voting for 1996 American League MVP. Finished 5th in voting for 1999 American League MVP.
9Texas Rangers All-Time Games Played Leader (1,573).
10Texas Rangers All-Time At Bats Leader (5,830).
11Texas Rangers All-Time Runs Leader (958).
12Texas Rangers All-Time Walks Leader (805).
13Hit his 500th career homerun against the Cleveland Indians on May 11, 2003.
14Attended Mississippi State University.
15Attended Jackson Senior High School in Miami, Florida.
16Professional baseball player. Played outfield for the National League's Chicago Cubs, 1986-1988; and first base for the American League's Texas Rangers (1989-1993; 1999-present), and Baltimore Orioles (1994-1998).
17Children: sons Patrick and Preston.



Arli$$2000TV Series
Little Big League1994Cameo appearance


Thunder and Lightning2015DocumentaryHimself
Sunday Night Baseball1991-2005TV SeriesHimself - Texas Rangers First Baseman / Himself - Baltimore Orioles First Baseman / Himself - Texas Rangers Designated Hitter
1999 MLB All-Star Game1999TV SpecialHimself
1998 MLB All-Star Game1998TV SpecialHimself
1997 American League Championship Series1997TV SeriesHimself - Baltimore Orioles First Baseman
1996 American League Championship Series1996TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Baltimore Orioles First Baseman

Archive Footage

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2013TV SeriesHimself - Testifying Before Congress
Rome Is Burning2009TV SeriesHimself
Jose Canseco: Last Shot2008TV Movie documentaryHimself
Bigger Stronger Faster*2008DocumentaryHimself
Costas Now2006TV SeriesHimself - Baseball Player
60 Minutes2005TV Series documentaryHimself - Baseball Player (segment "Juiced")
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