JEREMIAH ESTRADA

JEREMIAH ESTRADA

HOMETOWN: Indio, CA

DATE OF BIRTH: November 1, 1998

POSITION: RHP

TEAM: Chicago Cubs Minor League System

 

PROFESSIONAL HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Estrada was drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the sixth round of the 2017 MLB Draft
  • On Aug. 16, 2017, Estrada made his professional debut with the Arizona League Cubs
  • Estrada pitched 6.1 innings, allowing only one run and five hits while striking out six and posting a 1.42 ERA

AWARDS:

  • Citrus Belt Area Athlete of the Year award (2017)
  • Preseason All-American (2017)
  • All-Region 1st Team (2017)
  • Palm Desert Team MVP (2016, 2017)
  • Perfect Game All-American honors (2016)
  • National Showcase Selectee (2016)

OFF THE FIELD HIGHLIGHTS:

  • When pitching in showcases across the nation, Estrada wears a blue bracelet with the inscription, “Negu,” which stands for “Never Give Up.” The quote symbolizes his support and care for a young girl named Daniella who is battling cancer in Rady Children’s Hospital of San Diego
  • Estrada is a self-proclaimed foodie who enjoys football, playing piano and spending time with his family

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