Ryan Wheeler

#79320
Most Popular
Boost
Birthday
10, 1988
Birthplace
Torrance, CA
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
10, 1988 (age 31)
Birthplace
Torrance, CA

About

2009 fifth round selection in the amateur draft by the Arizona Diamondbacks. He was acquired by the Colorado Rockies in 2012 before heading to Anaheim to be a part of the Angels organization. He made his major league debut on July 20, 2012.

Before Fame

He played his college ball at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles.

Trivia

In 628 minor league games, he had split batting averages of .306/.364/.463. He was rated by Baseball America as Colorado’s 10th-best prospect in 2013 and was named a 2013 Pacific Coast League All-Star at Colorado Springs.

Family Life

He was born in Torrance, California.

Associated With

He graduated from Torrance High School, the same school to produce the late Louis Zamperini.