- Alex Rodriguez
Net worth: $ 350 million
Popularly known as ‘A-rod’, Alex Rodriguez, born July 27, 1975, is a former professional baseball player from the United States, with 22 seasons of MLB playing in the colors of the Mariners, Rangers and Yankees. Although he had a controversial career due to his use of performance-enhancing drugs, that did not stop him from winning awards. He won the World Series champion once, the Gold Glove Award twice, the Silver Slugger Award ten times, the AL Hank Aaron Award four times, the hitter champion MLB once, and was the leader of the home run AL five times. Currently, A-rod is the host of CNBC in Play, which aims to help former athletes get on the right track in their personal lives. Alex Rodriguez’s net worth is estimated at $ 350 million in 2020, which makes him the richest baseball player in the world.
- Derek Jeter
Net worth: $ 185 million
Derek Jeter, born June 26, 1974, is a former American baseball player, now businessman and co-owner of the American baseball team, Miami Marlins of the MLB. His professional career earned him 20 seasons in MLB with the New York Yankees from 1995 to 2014. He had his fair share by winning several awards and trophies. In 2020, he was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. Derek Jeter’s net worth in 2020 is estimated to be $ 185 million, making him the second richest MLB player.
- Ichiro Suzuki
Net worth: $ 180 million
Ichiro Suzuki, born October 22, 1973, is a former professional baseball player from Japan with 23 seasons of play in the professional baseball league. Nine seasons at Nippon Professional Baseball in the colors of the Orix Blue Wave in Japan and 14 in MLB with the Seattle Mariners, the New York Yankees and the Miami Marlins. Prizes awarded to Ichiro include the Japan Series champion, three Pacific League MVPs, seven Golden Glove Awards, seven Best Nine Awards, two Matsutaro Shoriki Awards, seven Pacific League batting champions; and AL MVP, AL Rookie of the Year, ten Gold Glove Award, three Silver Slugger Award, two AL batting champion and AL stolen base manager in the MLB. Ichiro Suzuki’s net worth in 2020 is estimated at $ 180, which makes him the 3rd richest baseball player.
- Albert Pujols
Net worth: $ 170 million
Albert Pujols, born January 16, 1980, is a professional baseball player from the Dominican Republic. He made his MLB debut in 2001 for the St. Louis Cardinals and continued to play 11 seasons with them before moving to Los Angeles Angels in 2012, his current club. He is a double world champion in series with the St. Louis Cardinals. Other awards include MVP NL, NL Rookie of the Year, NLCS MVP, two Gold Glove Award, Six Silver Slugger Award, Two Hank Aaron Award, Roberto Clemente Award, NL batting champion, Two NL NL home run leader and NL RBI leader. Albert Pujols’ net worth in 2020 is estimated at $ 170 million.
- Miguel Cabrera
Net worth: $ 125 million
Popularly known as Miggy, Miguel Cabrera, born April 18, 1983, is a professional player from Venezuela who made his MLB debut in 2003 for the Florida Marlins. In 2007, he was traded to the Detroit Tigers, his current club. He is a World Series champion with the Florida Marlins, two-time MVP AL winner, seven Silver Slugger Awards, two AL Hank Aaron Awards, four-time AL batter champion, two-time AL home run leader, two-time AL leader RBI and an AL Triple crown winner. He is often considered one of the best hitters of his time. Miguel Cabrera’s net worth is estimated at $ 125 million, which places him 5th on our compilation of wealthiest baseball players.