Kyle Higashioka

Kyle Higashioka

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6'1"

202 LBS

New York Yankees

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April 20, 1990 (32)

Huntington Beach, CA, USA

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contract info
length team amount avg annual salary
2022-2022 New York Yankees $935,000 $935,000
2021-2021 New York Yankees $594,000 $594,000
2020-2020 New York Yankees $579,200 $579,200
2019-2019 New York Yankees $562,900 $562,900
2018-2018 New York Yankees $545,000 $545,000
2017-2017 New York Yankees $535,000 $535,000

Endorsements

• Nike

• xSuit

latest philanthropy

MLB Urban Youth Academy

Major League Baseball's first Urban Youth Academy was founded in 2006 in Compton, California. As a not-for-profit organization, the UYA aims to set the standard for baseball and softball instruction, teach and educate in Urban America, and enhance the quality of life in the surrounding communities. Major League Baseball has set out four facets to the Urban Youth Initiative: • Grow the games of baseball and softball while cultivating diversity in all aspects of the game • Make meaningful contributions to the development of urban communities • Provide safe and organized recreational activities for urban youth • Prepare urban high school players for college and professional baseball and softball programs

Special Operations Warrior Foundation

The Special Operations Warrior Foundation’s enduring promise to America’s Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps Special Operations personnel is to: (1) Ensure full financial assistance for post-secondary education from an accredited two or four-year college, university, technical or trade school, as well as educational counseling, preschool grants, private tutoring, college planning and career transition programs to the surviving children of Special Operations personnel who lose their lives in the line-of-duty and the children of all Medal of Honor recipients. (2) Provide immediate financial grants to severely wounded, ill, and injured Special Operations personnel who require hospitalization.

Fan Mail

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New York Yankees Yankee Stadium 1 East 161st Street Bronx, NY 10451 USA

Representation

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BIOGRAPHY

Kyle Higashioka was born April 20, 1990, in Huntington Beach, California. He is a catcher in the MLB.


The New York Yankees selected him in the seventh round of the 2008 MLB draft. He signed with the Yankees, receiving a $500,000 signing bonus, rather than attend college.


He had his first major league hit, a home run, on July 1 against David Price of the Boston Red Sox. His next two hits, on ...

Kyle Higashioka was born April 20, 1990, in Huntington Beach, California. He is a catcher in the MLB.


The New York Yankees selected him in the seventh round of the 2008 MLB draft. He signed with the Yankees, receiving a $500,000 signing bonus, rat...

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1990-04-20 (Age: 32) Huntington Beach, CA, USA

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2008

April 10, 2017

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