Johnny Damon net worth: Johnny Damon is an American professional baseball player that has a net worth of $60 million dollars. Johnny Damon was born in Fort Riley, Kansas, and grew up all around the globe, as his dad was in the U.S. Army. He recognized himself as a baseball player in high school, and was chosen as the very best high school prospect in the nation by Baseball America, among other honours. He played well for the team until 2000. He was subsequently traded to the Oakland Athletics, and spent one season together, before signing with all the Boston Red Sox. He played very well for the Sox, and was twice named to the All Star team while together. He was also section of the team that won the 2004 World Series. He went to play for the New York Yankees from 2006-2009, winning a second World Series together in 2009.
Agreed to a one-year, $8 million contract with the Detroit Tigers pending a physical. [February 2010]
Is now a designated hitter and part-time outfielder with the Tampa Bay Rays. [April 2011]
(December 20) Reached agreement on a four-year, $52 million contract with the New York Yankees. Only last May, Damon had professed his devotion to the Red Sox, quoted as saying: "There's no way I can go play for the Yankees."
Daughter Devon Rose, born January 4, 2007.
Was a key member in Game 7 of the 2004 ALCS, with a grand slam and a two run homer.
Appeared on MTV's Cribs (2000) with his Orlando home.
Made major league debut on 12 August 1995.
He was friends with *NSYNC member Joey Fatone in high school. Joey was a freshman when Johnny was a senior.
Graduated from Dr. Phillips High School in Orlando, Florida.
Engaged to Michelle Mangan.
Outfielder with the Kansas City Royals (1995-2000), Oakland A's (2001), Boston Red Sox (2002-2005), New York Yankees (2006-2009), Detroit Tigers (2010), Tampa Bay Rays (2011), and Cleveland Indians (2012).
Is of European and Thai ancestry.
Father of twins, Madelyn and Jackson, born April 22, 1999. Currently resides in New York and Orlando.