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Lance Berkman Net Worth

Lance Berkman Net Worth is
$60 Million

Lance Berkman's salary
10 million USD

Lance Berkman Bio/Wiki 2018

American Major League Baseball (MLB) player Lance Berkman has an estimated net worth of $60 million. He obtained his net worth as a first baseman and outfielder who plays for the Texas Rangers. He’s also played for the Houston Astros, New York Yankees and St. Louis Cardinals. He is six-time MLB All Star and won the National League Comeback Player of the Year Award in 2011. He’s spent several seasons of his career as a routine at all outfield positions.

Lance Berkman Net Worth $60 Million

Produced in Waco, Texas on February 10, 1976, William Lance Berkman is the son of Cynthia Ann Thomas and Larry Gene Berkman, of Swedish descent. He attended Rice University who plays on the Owls baseball team. William was named the 1997 National School Player of the Year, playing for the legendary Wayne Graham. William was also named a first team All-America by Collegiate Baseball Magazine, Baseball America and The Sporting News. Together with the remainder of the Baseball American honourees, he was encouraged to visit teh White House and dine with then President Bill Clinton.

Lance Berkman is also called “Fat Elvis” and “The Big Puma” and he would prefer to be a baseball coach for the University of Texas at Austin when he retires from MLB. He along with his wife Cara now lives in Houston with their four daughters. Berkman batted a collective .385 with 67 home runs and 272 RBI. In exactly the same year, Berkman also made the all-time record book in RBI (2nd-134), slugging percentage (6th-1.031) and complete base (4th-263) while leading the Rice Owls to their first College World Series appearance.

Full NameLance Berkman
Net Worth$60 Million
Salary10 million USD
Date Of BirthFebruary 10, 1976
Place Of BirthWaco, Texas, United States
Height6 ft (1.85 m)
Weight220 lbs (99.79 kg)
ProfessionBaseball player
EducationRice University
SpouseCara Berkman (m. 1998)
ChildrenHannah Leigh Berkman, Katie Mae Berkman, Abigail Primm Berkman, Carly Anne Berkman
NicknamesWilliam Lance Berkman
1Acquired by the New York Yankees from the Houston Astros. [July 2010]
2Inducted into the Texas Sports Hall of Fame in 2009.
3Has been given the nickname, "Fat Elvis" - a reference to one of the proposed designs for the Elvis Presley postage stamp.
4Graduated from Canyon High School in New Braunfels, TX (1994)
5Made major league debut on 16 July 1999.
6Outfielder/first baseman with the Houston Astros (1999-2010[start]), New York Yankees (2010[end]), and St. Louis Cardinals (2011-present).
7Attended Rice University, where he was named the 1997 National College Player of the Year
8Three-time National League All-Star
9Holds Major League record for doubles by a switch-hitter (55 in 2001)


Sunday Night Baseball2000-2013TV SeriesHimself - Houston Astros Left Fielder / Himself - Texas Rangers Designated Hitter / Himself - St. Louis Cardinals Right Fielder / ...
Safe at Home2011TV SeriesHimself
2011 MLB All-Star Game2011TV SpecialHimself - NL Outfielder: St. Louis Cardinals
60 Minutes2011TV Series documentaryHimself - Teammate (segment "Albert Pujols")
Prime 92010-2011TV SeriesHimself
Pardon the Interruption2008-2009TV SeriesHimself
2008 MLB All-Star Game2008TV SpecialHimself - NL Starting First Baseman, Houston Astros
Rome Is Burning2006-2008TV SeriesHimself - Correspondent / Himself
Champions of Faith: Baseball Edition2007Video documentaryHimself
2006 MLB All-Star Game2006TV SpecialHimself
The Top 5 Reasons You Can't Blame...2006TV SeriesHimself
2005 World Series2005TV SeriesHimself - Houston Astros Left Fielder / First Baseman
2004 National League Championship Series2004TV SeriesHimself - Houston Astros Right Fielder
2004 MLB All-Star Game2004TV SpecialHimself - NL Starting Center Fielder: Houston Astros
2002 MLB All-Star Game2002TV SpecialHimself - NL Center Fielder: Houston Astros
2001 MLB All-Star Game2001TV SpecialHimself

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60 Minutes2011TV Series documentaryHimself - Teammate (segment "Albert Pujols")
Rome Is Burning2008-2009TV SeriesHimself

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