Cameron Rupp

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Birthday
28, 1988
Birthplace
Dallas, TX
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthplace
Dallas, TX

About

MLB catcher who was a third round pick of the Philadelphia Phillies in 2010. He worked his way into the starting lineup partway through 2015 and established himself as the heir-apparent to Carlos Ruiz.

Before Fame

He played three years of college baseball at the University of Texas, where he was named to All-College World Series team as a sophomore.

Trivia

He was first drafted straight out of high school in 2007, but was only a 43rd round pick. He decided to go to Texas to improve his draft stock.

Family Life

He was born to Kevin and Kathi Rupp and grew up with two younger siblings. His father was a minor league baseball player in the Montreal Expos organization.

Associated With

He and Jesse Biddle were both selected by the Phillies in 2010.