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Jason Giambi

Biography

5-period MLB All-Star who was simply named American League MVP in 2000 while using for the Oakland Athletics; performed for the brand new York Yankees from 2002 to 2008. At South Hillsides SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL in Western world Covina, California, he was voted MVP in both football and golf ball while also as an All-League soccer quarterback. He was highlighted in the cover of several baseball video gaming, including MLB Slugfest. He wedded Kristian Grain in 2002 and he includes a kid called Landon. His sibling Jeremy Giambi also performed in the MLB. Men’s Fitness called him among the Top 10 Most Superstitious Sportsmen, along with JORDAN, in 2011.

Quick Facts


Full Name Jason Giambi
Salary 1 million USD
Date Of Birth January 8, 1971
Place Of Birth West Covina, CA
Height 1.91 m
Weight 109 kg
Profession Baseball Player
Education South Hills High School, California State University, Long Beach
Nationality American
Spouse Kristian Rice, Dana Mandela
Children London Giambi
Parents John Giambi, Jeanne Giambi
Siblings Jeremy Giambi, Julie Giambi
Awards American League Most Valuable Player Award
Nominations Best Major League Baseball Player ESPY Award
Star Sign Capricorn

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#Fact
1 Agreed to a minor league deal with the Colorado Rockies. [August 2009]
2 He is of Italian descent on his father's side and Irish/English descent on his mother's side.
3 Made major league debut on 8 May 1995.
4 Played with the (1995-2001, 2009) and New York Yankees (2002-2008).
5 Loves fast cars and motorcycles. Among his stable is a purple Lamborghini, a Mercedes Benz, and two Harley Davidsons. He showed up at training camp in 2001 with a hat that read "Drive it like you stole it."
6 He is involved in singer Garth Brooks's Touch Em All Foundation. He also has worked with the National Kidney Foundation, helping children who are chronic bed-wetters.
7 Played first base and designated hitter for the New York Yankees.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Bronx Is Burning 2007 TV Mini-Series Taxi Driver

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Dirty Deeds 2005 executive producer

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Prime 9 2011 TV Series Himself
Sunday Night Baseball 1996-2008 TV Series Himself - New York Yankees First Baseman / Himself - New York Yankees Designated Hitter / Himself - Oakland Athletics First Baseman / ...
Baseball Tonight 2007 TV Series Himself - Baseball Player
The Top 5 Reasons You Can't Blame... 2006 TV Series Himself
ESPN 25: Who's #1? 2005-2006 TV Series documentary Himself
Unique Whips 2005-2006 TV Series Himself
The 2005 Billboard Music Awards 2005 TV Special Himself
History Rings True: Red Sox Opening Day Ring Ceremony 2005 Video documentary Himself
2004 MLB All-Star Game 2004 TV Special Himself - AL Starting First Baseman: New York Yankees
ESPN SportsCentury 2002-2003 TV Series documentary Himself
2003 American League Championship Series 2003 TV Series Himself - New York Yankees Designated Hitter
The Restaurant 2003 TV Series Himself
2003 MLB All-Star Game 2003 TV Special Himself - AL First Baseman: New York Yankees
2002 MLB All-Star Game 2002 TV Special Himself - AL Starting First Baseman: New York Yankees
Late Show with David Letterman 2001 TV Series Himself
2001 MLB All-Star Game 2001 TV Special Himself
Arli$$ 2000 TV Series Himself
2000 MLB All-Star Game 2000 TV Special Himself - AL Starting First Baseman: Oakland Athletics

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Knuckleball! 2012 Documentary Himself - New York Yankee (uncredited)
Moneyball 2011 Himself (uncredited)
The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien 2009 TV Series Himself
60 Minutes 2005 TV Series documentary Himself - Baseball Player (segment "Juiced")
Mike & Mike 2013 TV Series Himself - Cleveland Indians

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#Quote
1 How can you not have fun going around the country playing baseball for a living? Being a baseball player is the next best thing to being a rock star.
2 I'm going to play my game and be who I am. I don't think anyone puts more pressure on me than I do on myself.
3 People ask me, What would you be doing without baseball? I don't know...super-sizing fries?


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