Who is Edwin Diaz?
Edwin Orlando Díaz Laboy (born March 22, 1994) is a Puerto Rican professional baseball pitcher for the New York Mets of Major League Baseball (MLB).
He made his major league debut in June 2016 with the Seattle Mariners, where he played between 2016 and 2018.
Within two months of his MLB debut, Díaz broke the Mariners’ record for consecutive strikeouts and was named the team’s closer.
In 2018, he recorded 57 saves to lead the American League, was an All-Star, and was named AL Reliever of the Year. The Mariners traded him to the Mets after the season.
Díaz grew up in the Naguabo neighborhood in Naguabo, Puerto Rico. He started playing baseball around age 7, playing mostly as a center fielder.
While growing up in Puerto Rico, Díaz played as an outfielder during his youth along players like Carlos Correa and José Berríos.
At the insistence of his father, he reluctantly tried pitching as a teenager.
What is Edwin Diaz’s net worth?
Edwin Diaz is estimated to have a net worth of approximately $1.5 Million.
Who is Edwin Diaz’s wife?
Nashaly Mercado is the wife of baseball pitcher Edwin Diaz.
The two tied their knot on February 16, 2019. The couple dated for almost a decade and has since 2014 been seen posting photos of being together.
Does Edwin Diaz have kids?
Edwin has two children with his wife.
They are; Gahel and Sebastain Diaz.
How old is Edwin Diaz?
Edwin Diaz was born in March 22, 1994 and he is 28 years old as of 2022.
Who are Edwin Diaz’s Parents?
Edwin Diaz was born to his parents Edwin Díaz García (father) and Beatriz Laboy Mendez (mother).
Who are Edwin Diaz’s siblings?
Edwin Diaz was raised together with two brothers. Both were sports personality- Alexis Diaz and the other whose name is not known.
Edwin Díaz’s brother, Alexis Díaz, is a professional baseball player who currently pitches for the Cincinnati Reds.
What is Edwin Diaz’s Instagram?
Instagram has quite a number of accounts that impersonates Edwin Diaz, but the young baseball pitcher is active and post photos on Instagram under the username sugardiaz39 with 170K followers.