Gregor Blanco

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Birthday
24, 1983
Birthplace
Caracas, Venezuela
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
24, 1983 (age 35)
Birthplace
Caracas, Venezuela

About

Outfielder known as the White Shark, he made his MLB debut in 2008 for the Atlanta Braves. He joined the San Francisco Giants in 2012 and helped the team win World Series Championships in 2012 and 2014.

Before Fame

He was a star of the Venezuelan Winter Leagues before getting his MLB call up.

Trivia

During game 2 of the 2014 World Series, he became the first player in Giants history to hit a lead-off home run in a World Series game.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Caracas, Venezuela. He married Mirna Blanco and he has a son named Gregor Jr.

Associated With

On June 13, 2012, he made an incredible diving catch to preserve a perfect game by Matt Cain.