Miguel Cabrera Net Worth: Miguel Cabrera is a Venezuelan professional baseball player who has a net worth of $90 million. Born José Miguel Cabrera Torres on April 18, 1983, in Maracay, Aragua State, Venezuela, he is baseball third baseman with the Detroit Tigers of Major League Baseball (MLB). Batting and throwing right-handedly, he can also play first base, left field and right field. One of the best pure hitters in baseball, Cabrera first started his professional career in 2000 as a shortstop in the Gulf Coast League (GCL). However, his big breakthrough came a little bit later, at 20 years old , when he made his major league debut in June of 2003. Ever since, Cabrera has become a seven-time All-Star, and he has posted at least 30 home runs in eight different seasons with a career batting average of .321. It was his excellent play that earned him a $152.3 million contract with the Detroit Tigers in 2008. He went on to win the Triple Crown in 2012, and thus became the first player since Carl Yastrzemski in 1967 to pull off the feat. The same year, Cabrera was voted the 2012 AL MVP. Overall, he led the American League with a .330 batting average, 44 home runs, and 139 RBIs. He might have achieved even greater results if it weren't for his off-field, booze-related problems.
Miguel Cabrera Salary
In 2008 Miguel Cabrera signed a contract which will pay him $150 million over 8 years. He will earn an average annual salary of $21 million. He resigned an extension that will pay him $248 million over 8 years.