Chris Taylor

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Birthday
29, 1990
Birthplace
Virginia Beach, VA
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
29, 1990 (age 30)
Birthplace
Virginia Beach, VA

About

MLB shortstop who debuted with the Seattle Mariners in 2014, hitting .287 in 47 games. He became a member of the Los Angeles Dodgers in 2016 and was named 2017 NLCS MVP while helping lead the team to the World Series, where they were defeated by the Houston Astros. In 2020, he helped the Dodgers win the franchise's first World Series title in over 30 years. 

Before Fame

He played college baseball at the University of Virginia, where he also spent time at third base, and was a 2012 fifth round pick.

Trivia

As a senior, he helped lead the Cavaliers to the 2011 College World Series, where they were eliminated by eventual champion South Carolina.

Family Life

His father Chris was a college wrestler at Virginia Tech University. His mother's name is Mary Taylor. He has a sister named Noel.

Associated With

His major league debut came when he was called up after Willie Bloomquist was injured in 2014.