Darryl Strawberry net worth and salary: Darryl Strawberry is an American retired professional baseball player who has a net worth of $500 thousand. A former professional baseball player, Darryl Strawberry played for the New York Mets, the Los Angeles Dodgers, the San Francisco Giants, and the New York Yankees. He was an eight time All-Star selection and the 1983 NL Rookie of the Year. He currently works for SportsNet New York as an analyst and published his autobiography in 2009.
Darryl Eugene Strawberry was born in Los Angeles, California in March 1962. He played high school baseball at Crenshaw High before being drafted by the New York Mets as the #1 selection in the 1980 Major League Baseball Draft. He was the National League Rookie of the Year in 1983 and starting in 1984 was selected to the All-Star game eight seasons in a row. Strawberry played with the Mets until 1990 when he joined the Los Angeles Dodgers from 1991 to 1993. He played with the San Francisco Giants in 1994 before finishing his career with the New York Yankees from 1995 to 1999. He won four World Series championships, one with the Mets in 1986, and three with the Yankees in 1996, 1998, and 1999. He was known off the field for a strew of legal problems as well as health issues. In 2014 the first The Darryl Strawberry Recovery Center was opened. The center was started to help people suffering with substance abuse. He appeared on the Celebrity Apprentice in 2010. Strawberry was inducted into the New York Mets Hall of Fame in 2010.