Sammy Sosa (Baseball Player)


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Sammy Sosa Biography

Sammy Sosa is best known as a Baseball Player. Former Chicago Cub MLB star who hit 609 career home runs and became the first player in league history at the top 60 home runs in 3 seasons. He was born on 12 November 1968 in San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic. He had a landmark home run battle with Cardinals first baseman Mark McGwire in 1998 when both players were chasing Roger Maris' single-season home run record. He was nicknamed Mikey by his whole family.

Sammy Sosa Biography

Bio & Wiki

Short Bio
First NameSammy
Last NameSosa
ProfessionBaseball Player
Age51 years
Birthday & Zodiac
Birth SignScorpio
Birth DateNovember 12, 1968
BirthdayNovember 12
Birth PlaceSan Pedro De Macoris, Dominican Republic
CountryDominican Republic

Sammy Sosa Education


Sammy Sosa Career

Baseball Player

Sammy Sosa Full Name, Real Name

Samuel Sosa Peralta

Sammy Sosa Height, Weight & Body Measurements

Sammy Sosa is 51 years old, he is 6′ 0″ (1.83m) tall. His body measurements are still not confirmed yet. We will update you as soon as possible. His zodiac sign is Scorpio.

Height & Weight
Height (Approx.)5 Ft 6 In
Weight (Approx.)102 Kg
Body MeasurementsUnknown
Physical Stats
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBlack
Dress SizeUnknown
Shoe SizeUnknown
Sammy Sosa; Left (Before) and Right (Now)

Sammy Sosa Best Known For

He is best known as being one of nine players in MLB history to hit 600 career home runs.

Sammy Sosa Achievements

In 2003, He supposedly tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs, but he refuted the allegations.

Sammy Sosa Family, Girlfriend, Parents

Father: Juan Bautista Montero
Mother: Lucrecia Sosa
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Girlfriends: Sonia Sosa, Karen Lee Bright
Children: 6
 Michael Sosa, Sammy Sosa Jr., Ronaldo Sosa
Daughter(s): Keysha Sosa, Kenia Sosa, Kalexy Sosa

Sammy Sosa Marital Status

  • He's a married man, Sammy Sosa. He was married to Sonia Rodriguez, a young Dominican TV dancer with six children: Keysha, Kenya, Sammy Jr., Michael, Kalexy, and Rolando. The pair was married to the Catholic Church on 18 December 2004 in Altos de Chavon, La Romana; they had already been together for 12 years. The couple spends a lot of their life without any distractions. His sexual orientation is straight forward.
  • Previously, he was married to Karen Lee Bright in 1990, but the couple got divorced in 1991.

Sammy Sosa Movies

  • Baseball: The Tenth Inning – 2010
  • Slammin' Sammy: The Sammy Sosa Story – 2002
  • On the Line – 2001
  • Hardball – 2001

Sammy Sosa Books

  • At the Plate With…Sammy Sosa – Matt Christopher, 1999
  • Sosa: An Autobiography – Sammy Sosa, 2000
  • Sammy Sosa He's the Man – Laura Driscoll, 1999
  • Sammy Sosa: A Biography – Bill Gutman, 1998
  • Sammy Sosa: An Authorized Biography – Carrie Muskat, 1999
  • Sammy Sosa, Home Run Hero – Jeff Savage, 2000
  • Sammy Sosa – Richard J Brenner, 1999
  • Sammy Sosa:  Slammin' Sammy -George Castle, 1999
  • Sammy Sosa: Baseball Superstar – Nick Healy, 2006
  • Slammin Sammy Sosa! The Race for the Record -1998
  • Sammy Sosa – David Fisher, 1999
  • Home Run Heroes! Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa – Joseph Layden, 1998
  • Sports Great Sammy Sosa – John Torres, 2003
  • Sammy Sosa -Rick Burke, 2001
  • Sammy Sosa – Gabriel Flynn, 1999
  • Sammy Sosa – Ann Gaines, 1999
  • Sammy Sosa in 9 Innings – J. C. Malone, 1999
  • Slammin Sammy Sosa – Honor Books
  • Sammy Sosa: Cubs Clubber – Caleb MacLean, 1999

Sammy Sosa Awards and Nominations


  • National League Most Valuable Player Award -1998
  • Hank Aaron Award – 1999
  • Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year – 1998
  • Humanitarian of the Year ESPY Award – 1999


  • Best Major League Baseball Player ESPY Award – 2002
  • Kids' Choice Award for Favorite Male Athlete  – 2004


In 1998, it had a landmark home run battle with Mark McGwire, the first Cardinal, as both players matched Roger Maris' home run record for a single season.

Sammy Sosa Net Worth

Sammy Sosa is a well-known and popular Baseball Player. The main and primary source of his income comes from Baseball Matches. Let’s check how rich Sammy Sosa is in 2020?

Net Worth 2020$70 million
Annual SalaryUnder Review.
Income SourcePrimary Income source Baseball Player (profession)
Sammy Sosa Net Worth

Sammy Sosa Facebook

  • His facebook account is Unknown

Sammy Sosa Instagram

  • His Instagram account is Unknown

Sammy Sosa Twitter

  • His Twitter account is @TheRealMr609


What disease does Sammy Sosa have?
Sosa has become frighteningly white over the last few months. Some say this may be due to a cosmetic procedure, steroid side-effects, or the disease known as vitiligio, even Michael Jackson. But Sosa's friends say that Sammy has undergone a blurring procedure.

How much is Sammy Sosa net worth?
$70 Million

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