Name: Brad Hawpe
Date of birth: 22/6/1979
Height: 191 cm (6 feet, 3 inch)
Place of birth: Fort Worth, Texas
Current team: Colorado Rockies
Position: Right Fielder
Major League Baseball debut: MLB: May 1, 2004 for the Colorado Rockies
A professional baseball player from USA, Brad Hawpe was born on June 22, 1979 in Fort Worth, Texas. He represents Colorado Rockies at Major League Baseball as Right fielder, and has been an important part of the world class team. By showing good performances many times, he is quite a famous player now, and has been a highlighted figure among the fans. He has been playing baseball professionally for 5 years. Usually he wears shirt no. 11 in Colorado Rockies.
People witnessed his talent when he was a child and started to play at home. Later he joined Boswell School Fort Worth, Texas and took part in the school level baseball competitions and at that time, he used to be a good player for this school team. Very keen to play baseball professionally, Hawpe played for the college team when he was in Louisiana State University, Navarro College. He struggled and played well, that impressed everyone. Soon, he was a famous player of his college, and he was looking for his early pick by a major baseball team, and that was his great desire to join a big team and to give a breakthrough in his baseball career. After playing the early career baseball, it was a big time for Hawpe when he was selected by Colorado Rockies in 11th Round (317th overall) of 2000 amateur entry draft. Soon, after spending some time at the minor's level, he was there to play for a major team when he made his debut in majors on MLB: May 1, 2004 for the Colorado Rockies.
His performances have been recognized many times, and he has earned certain honors including MVP and All-Star. His latest contracted amount was recorded to be $5,500,000.
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