Ryan Ripken is a young and talented American minor league baseball player. Ryan Ripken is a left-hander who comes from a family of baseball players beginning with his grandfather Cal Ripken Sr., father Cal Ripken Jr. and uncle Billy Ripken.
Ryan Ripken was born on July 26, 1993 and he is currently 28 years old. He hails from Hunt Valley, MD and his zodiac sign is Leo. Likewise, his full name is Ryan Calvin Ripken.
Speaking of family, his parents are Kelly Geer and Cal Ripken Jr. He has a sister named Rachel. However, his parents finalized their divorce on April 28, 2016. Likewise, his paternal grandparents are Violet Roberta “Vi” Ripken (née Gross) and Cal Ripken Sr.
In addition, this personality has German, English and Irish ancestry on his father’s side. Regarding his education, he attended the Gilman School in Baltimore and later went on to Indian River Community College (Fla.).
career and working life
Professionally, Ryan Ripken is a baseball player. He plays as the first baseman and designated hitter for the Baltimore Orioles underage squad. He wears jersey #11 for that team. Baltimore Orioles drafted this player in Round 20 of MiLB 2012. He was also drafted by the Washington Nationals in Round 15 of MLB 2014, but his ankle injuries plagued him for two years.
Also, this baseball player spent most of his time organizing the Nationals. This was before they were plucked by the Orioles. Baltimore Orioles originally signed this player to Aberdeen IronBirds in 2017. On 12 February 2021 the organization re-signed this player to a minor league contract for Short-Season Class-A Aberdeen.
While attending Gilman School, he competed in the Armor All-America Game at Wrigley Field. There, this personality received a hardball scholarship to South Carolina for his baseball skills. He also played baseball as of 2014 while attending Indian River State College. In addition to baseball, this player also played basketball.
This young player comes from a family of baseball players. It all started with his grandfather, Cal Ripken Sr. His paternal grandfather was a popular baseball player, boy scout, coach and manager. His grandfather spent 36 years in the Baltimore Orioles organization. In addition, his grandfather played in the Orioles’ farm system from 1957 onwards. Later, his grandfather acted as manager of the parent club.
Ryan’s father Cal Jr. and Uncle Billy later played at the parent club. His father is a former Hall of Fame baseball player. His father spent his entire career with the Baltimore Orioles. Also, his father’s nickname is “The Iron Man”. His father is also a former baseball shortstop and third baseman. His father played 21 seasons in Major League Baseball for the Baltimore Orioles from 1981 to 2001.
In addition, his mother is co-chair of the annual Johns Hopkin Women’s Health Conference. Likewise, his mother is also the namesake of the Kelly G. Ripken program dedicated to thyroid patients at Johns Hopkins.
Ryan Ripken’s relationship status is currently a mystery. The baseball player is not very active on social media and hence there is no direct information about his profiles. Also, the player is very careful about what he shares with the public and thus has kept his professional and personal life separate until now.
Ryan Ripken stands about tall Height of 6 feet 6 inches or 1.98 meters and his weight is about 92 kg or 205 lbs. Likewise, this player has dark brown hair and hazel green eyes. Apart from that, the American baseball player’s other body measurements are still being verified.
Social Media and Wealth
Regarding his social media presence, Ryan Ripken is available on Facebook as “Ryan Ripken”. Also, he recently joined Instagram in August 2021. Baseball player’s username on this platform is @ryanripken and he only shared 3 posts until April 2022, the last one in October 2021.
The young baseball player’s net worth and earnings are still under review as the story unfolds. On the other hand, his father – Cal Ripken Jr. – is worth $75 million and his uncle – Billy Ripken – is worth $2.5 million.