Rick Porcello

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Birthday
27, 1988
Birthplace
Morristown, NJ
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
27, 1988 (age 29)
Birthplace
Morristown, NJ

About

Known for his sinking fastball and good curveball, he made his MLB debut in 2009 with the Detroit Tigers and finished third in Rookie of the Year voting for the season. He won the 2016 AL Cy Young Award after leading the MLB in wins with 22 as a member of the Boston Red Sox.

Before Fame

He attended Seton Hall Preparatory School in New Jersey.

Trivia

He originally committed to play baseball at the University of North Carolina but instead chose to pursue a pro career with the Tigers.

Family Life

His brother Jake is also a baseball player.

Associated With

Shortstop defensive wizard Adam Everett was his teammate on the Tigers.