|Real Name/Full Name||James Patrick Edmonds|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Jim Edmonds|
|Birth Place:||Fullerton, California, United States|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||27 June 1970|
|Age/How Old:||52 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 185 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 0″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 96 Kg
In Pounds – 211 lbs
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
|Parents Name:||Father – Patrick Edmonds
Mother – N/A
|School:||Diamond Bar High School|
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Meghan O’Toole King (m. 2014), Allison Jayne Raski (m. 2008–2014)|
|Kids/Children Name:||Hayley Edmonds, Aspen King Edmonds, Landon Edmonds, Lauren Edmonds, Sutton Edmonds|
|Profession:||Professional Baseball Player, Broadcaster.|
|Net Worth:||$40 million|
|Last Updated:||March 2023|
Jim Edmonds is a former American Baseball player. He is known as one of the most prominent former professional Baseball players. After announcing his retirement in 2011, he came back as a broadcaster. He also owns a chain of restaurants in the country.
Well, how well do you know about Jim Edmonds? If not much, here is what we know about Jim Edmonds to date.
Biography and Early Life
Jim likes to keep his personal life private. He never disclosed much information about his childhood or family. The names or the professions of his parents are still unknown. However, it is known that his parents separated when he was just a child. Though he moved in with his mother, his parents nurtured him jointly as they had joint custody. Any information about his siblings isn’t available.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Jim Edmonds in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Jim Edmonds’s age is 52 years old as of today’s date 20th March 2023 having been born on 27 June 1970. Though, he is 6′ 0″ in feet and inches and 185 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 211 lbs in Pound and 96kg in Kilograms.
In an interview, Jim revealed that he was never interested in formal education. He instead loved playing various outdoor games such as Baseball, Soccer. He started his high school education by attending Diamond Bar High School, situated in Eastern Los Angeles County. He started playing Baseball from his high school and was an active member of the team. He never went to college for higher education. He stopped studying after completing high school to pursue his Baseball career.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
After dating for a few years, Jim married his first wife, Lee Ann Horton, in 1993. The couple welcomed their eldest daughter Lauren Edmonds in 1995. They had their second daughter Hayley Edmonds in 1998. The couple divorced in 2000. Ann passed away in 2015. Jim got married for the second time to Allison Jayne Raski in 2008. The couple has one daughter and one son named Sutton Edmonds and Landon Edmonds.
Jim divorced Allison in 2014. Just after few months of his second divorce, he got married for the third time to famous soccer player Julie King’s sister Meghan O’Toole King. In 2016, the duo welcomed their daughter. Two years later, in 2018, the couple had their twin sons named Hart and Hayes. In 2019, Jim filed a petition asking for divorce from his third wife just after their fifth anniversary.
In 2020 March, Jim tested positive for the noble coronavirus and was hospitalized. He later confirmed that he made a full recovery from the disease.
Is Jim Edmonds Gay?
Till now, Jim Edmonds has been married thrice. He also shares a total number of seven children with his three wives. He has been heard of dating a lot of women. He has never heard of getting linked to any men ever. These facts prove him to be straight. It is safe to assume that his sexual orientation is straight.
Jim debuted in 1988 and played for the California Angels. He played 35 games. The next year he played 31 games with his team named Quad Cities Angels. In 2004, he played in the National League Championship Series, and his performance was widely praised. From 2006 he started playing for the St. Louis Cardinals.
He played with them until 2010. In 2007, he started playing for the San Diego Padres and had 241 home runs. In 2007, they released him after his poor performance. However, after joining the Cubs, he made over 300 points in only six weeks. Throughout his whole career, Jim has fought with various injuries. Finally, in 2011, after having a strained tendon, he announced his retirement from professional baseball. He later came back as a broadcaster for Fox Sports.
From 1997 to 2005, Jim made a record after being voted as “Rawlings Gold Glove Winner” eight times. He only lost it one time. He was ranked as 12th in the top 100 Players of the 21st Century by famous television network ESPN. In 2014, he was awarded the prestigious St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Fame. Next year, he was announced as a member of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. But later, he lost the membership as he got only 2.5% vote in his first year. He didn’t quality the eligibility.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Jim Edmonds in 2023
According to a 2023, it has been revealed that Jim Edmonds has an estimated net worth of around $40 million which he has earned through his very successful Baseball career. After retiring, he became a professional broadcaster and did regular broadcasting for Fox Sports Midwest. He also owns a restaurant business that is very popular, especially in Kirkwood, Missouri.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Jim’s favorite team is the St. Louis Cardinals.
- He has a record of playing six major Baseball leagues.
Jim Edmonds is an ultimate inspiration to any aspiring sportsperson. He is known for his Baseball playing skill as a center fielder. He is not active on social media and loves to spend his time out of constant public attention.