Baseball Player

Nicky Lopez

Nicky Lopez- Biography

Nicky Lopez is an American professional baseball player who currently plays second base for the Kansas City Royals of the Major League Baseball. He had an outstanding high school and college career before making his professional debut in 2016. Since then, he has been working tirelessly to enhance his whole game.

What is the Net Worth of Nicky Lopez? Salary, Earnings

Nicky has been playing baseball since he was in high school, and he has won multiple contests. He previously earned money through prize money and awards, but as a professional player, he now earns a consistent salary. His net worth is expected to be around $1.5 million in 2022.

Nicky Lopez- Birth, Age, Ethnicity, Siblings, Education

Nicky was born in Naperville, Illinois on March 13, 1995. He was born into a Hispanic household and is a Christian. His parents, Bob and Angela Lopez had three children, and Nicky grew up alongside his two brothers, Anthony and Bobby. He began playing baseball when he was three years old.

Nicky received his high school diploma from Naperville Central High School and was a member of the school baseball team. Later, he attended Creighton University to continue his baseball career.

Quick Facts

Real Name Nicholas Lopez
Birth Date 13 March 1995
Age (as of 2022) 26 Years
Birth Place Naperville, Illinois, United States
Nationality American
Profession Baseball Player
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Pisces

Nicky Lopez- Relationship, Girlfriend

Nicky hasn’t said much about his personal life or romances, however, he is presently rumored to be dating Sydney Lamberty. She is Nicky’s best friend and a year his senior. They have been together for 6 years and have enjoyed a long relationship. They are also said to be getting married soon.

Nicky Lopez’s Professional Career

Nicky began his career in high school, where he was a member of the school squad, and later moved on to the collegiate level. He had an excellent college and high school record over the years and appeared to be a great MLB prospect. Nicky began his professional career in 2016 when the Kansas City Royals selected him with the 163rd overall choice. In his first year, he played for a minor league team, the Burlington Royals, and the following year, he played for the Wilmington Blue Rocks and the Northwest Arkansas Naturals. He also played in the Arizona Fall League with the Surprise Saguaros that year.

He played with Northwest Arkansas and Omaha Storm Chasers in 2018, before making his MLB debut with the Kansas City Royals in 2019. Nicky made his debut against the Texas Rangers and maintained his form throughout the season. He was nominated for the Gold Glove in 2020 but did not win the award. He hurt himself during the 2021 season and appeared as a Royals shortstop but was unable to perform due to another injury. Even though he was unable to participate in the season, he was named to the All-Star Ballot for a hitter position in 2021.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Hair color

Height in feet inches – 5’ 11” – in Centimeters – 180 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 79 kg  –  in Pounds –  174 lbs
Chest Size 40 inches
Waist Size 34 inches
Biceps Size 16 inches
Shoe Size 10 (U.S.)
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Green
Body Type Athletic

Social Media Details

Nicky presently has a massive Instagram following of 15.2k, while his Twitter account has a following of 10.1k. He also communicates with his fan group via the Cameo calls platform.

Trivia

  • Shorts is another nickname for him.
  • Nicky recently changed his jersey number from 1 to 8 so that Jarrod Dyson may wear the number 1.
  • He was hurt in the finale of Spring Training and will be out until 2021.
  • He enjoyed both basketball and football.
  • His father was also a baseball player who represented the United States on several occasions and is a member of the Chicago Hall of Fame.
  • He and his father used to play softball.
  • He describes himself as a two-sport athlete.
  • From 1988 until 2003, his father was an ASA first-team all-American, and in 1994, he was a USSA all-American.

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