Bubba Starling

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Birthday
3, 1992
Birthplace
Kansas
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
3, 1992 (age 26)
Birthplace
Kansas

About

MLB outfielder who was selected as the fifth overall pick by the Kansas City Royals in the 2011 MLB Draft. He was offered a $7.5 million signing bonus by the Royals, the largest ever for a prospect out of high school at the time.

Before Fame

He was born Derek Starling and was All-State in baseball, football and basketball at Gardner Edgerton High School.

Trivia

He was one of the nation's highest-rated quarterback prospects coming out of high school and turned down a scholarship to the University of Nebraska to sign with the Royals.

Family Life

His parents are Deb and Jimbo Starling. He has a sister named Jamie.

Associated With

He has been represented by famed sports agent Scott Boras as a professional baseball player.