Originally posted on July 6, 2020 @ 12:46 pm
Every fan of the bat-and-ball game probably familiar with this MLB baseball coach and former catcher Joe Maddon. Joe began his coaching career in 1993 and has worked under managers such as Buck Rodgers, Terry Colin, John McNamara, Marcel Lachmann, and Mike Scioscia.
So, what is Joe Maddon’s Net Worth in 2020? Also, mee this wife Jaye Sousoures.
Who is Joe Maddon?
Full name, Joesph John Maddon Jr. or better known as Joe was born to an Italian father, Joe Sr. and a Polish mother on February 8, 1954, in West Hazleton, Pennsylvania.
His father passed away in 2002. He, alongside his four brothers, worked with his late father in his C. Maddon and Sons Plumbing and Heating.
Joe attended Lafayette College where he played football and baseball. He graduated from Lafayette College college in 1976. At the time, he was also a member of the Zeta Psi fraternity and received an Honorary Doctor of Letters from Lafayette College in early September 2010.
Joe Maddon’s Net Worth. Salary Details.
The former Chicago Cub’s player earns an enormous amount of salary from his coaching career. He makes an annual salary of $1.8 million. As of 2020, Joe Maddon has an estimated net worth of approximately $12 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
In 2016, Maddon’s salary was increased up to $6 million by his club after he helped the team to win the World series. Before that, his salary was $5 million per year.
He is not only a sports enthusiast but also a businessman. Maddon has a restaurant ‘Ava’ in South Tampa. Moreover, he earns extra worth from endorsements. He has endorsed a gold bond cooling talcum as well as promoted several brands.
Form his earnings; Joe purchased a house worth $1.76 million in Tampa. Also, he is involved with several non-profit organizations and raised funds for multiple charitable institutes.
Joe Maddon Career Highlights
Maddon began his career playing as a catcher in Minor League Baseball and later signed with the California Angeles organization as a free agent in 1975. Overall he served 31 years in the Angeles organization, such as a minor league manager, scout, instructor, and coach for the major league team.
Then he switched to coach and served as a Major League coach for the Angeles from 1994 to 2005. Following the success, he became the team manager for Tampa Bay Rays from 2006 to 2014, which provides a platform for his professional career.
He left Tampa Bay Rays to became the manager of the Chicago Cubs, leading the team to the 2015 National League Championship. For the victory, he was named the National League Manager of the Year. Maddon managed the Chicago Cubs to their first World Series.
His contract with Cubs ended in 2018 but before the final season, Epstein and Maddon announced in a joint conference that his five years contract would not be renewed.
Further, on October 16, 2019, Maddon stated that he signed a three years contract with Angeles and returning as a manager for the 2020 season.
Joe Maddon Is A Married Man With And Kids?
Joe Maddon has been married twice in his life. Since 2008, Joe Maddon is happily living with his wife, Jaye Sousoures.
For the first time, Maddon met his now-wife, Jaye, at the Rossmoor Athletic Club in Seal Beach, California, in 1995, where she worked as an accountant. At the time, both were married but quickly took one another as good friends.
Maddon used to give tickets to baseball games to his to-be-wife and friend. Years after, when they both got divorced, their friendship turned into a romantic relationship and they began dating in 2004. Joe proposed to Jaye at 1:30 am in the parking lot of Baseline Liquors, a store in Colorado.
Joe Maddon and Jaye Sousources finally said “I Do” after dating four years in 2008.
Moreover, the couple has no kids together but have grown children from their previous marriages. Joe has a son, Joseph, and a daughter Sarah, born from his first wife. He was married to his ex-wife, Betty Maddon, from 1981 to 1999.
Besides, his wife Jaye has two sons from her ex-husband and also has five grandchildren. Both Mr. and Mrs. Maddo love to pet and has a pair of Bulldogs named Clementine and Winston.
Joe Maddon’s Wife, Jaye Sousoures Bio
Jaye Sousoures is the second wife of Joe Maddon. However, her birth date, place, and parents’ details are still a mystery. She attended Fuller Union High School and later enrolled at Western State University at the age of 41, where she studied law.
Jaye earned her law degree when she was 45. In 2006, Joe Maddon missed two Rays’ games to attend his wife’s graduation.
|Birth Place||West Hazleton, Pennsylvania|
|Birth Year||February 8, 1954|
|Net Worth||$12 Million|