Tim Locastro is an American baseball player. Tim Locastro is a baseball outfielder for the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball (MLB). And h, at 29, holds the MLB record for most stolen bases to start a career.
Tim Locastro was born on July 14, 1992 in Syracuse, New York, USA. He is 29 years old and is under the zodiac sign Cancer. He is an American citizen and his full name is Timothy Donald Locastro.
His father’s name is Tim Locastro Sr. and his mother’s name is Colleen Locastro. Apart from that, information about his other family members like his siblings, cousins, grandparents, relatives and others is not available until now. It seems like Tim most likely wants to keep his personal and family life private and away from the media and public attention.
Regarding Locastro’s educational background and qualifications, he attended Auburn High School in Auburn, New York. He then attended Ithaca College. Likewise, he could also play high school baseball and college baseball. Tim was the 2013 Empire 8 Player of the Year when he set school records for runs and stolen bases. He was then drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays in the 13th round of the 2013 MLB draft and signed with them on June 13.
career and working life
Tim Locastro was able to play for the Bluefield Blue Jays of the Appalachian League in 2013. And the following season, he played in the Northwest League’s Midseason All-Star Game. He started the 2015 season with the Lansing Lugnuts in the Midwest League. He was then traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers on July 2, 2015 in exchange for three international signing slots. Tim was assigned to the Rancho Cucamonga Quakes and helped them win the California League championship.
He then started again in 2016 with Rancho Cucamonga. The Dodgers later assigned him to the Glendale Desert Dogs of the Arizona Fall League after the season. He was also selected for the Texas League Midseason All-Star Game in 2017. On September 29, 2017, he made his MLB debut against the Colorado Rockies.
He could even become the first Ithaca player to play in MLB. He was also traded again to the New York Yankees for minor league pitcher Drew Finley and cash. He ended the 2019 season with a BABIP of .243 in groundball. He also set the MLB hit-by-pitch record with fewer than 300 record appearances.
More about careers
Tim Locastro broke the record for the number of bases stolen to start a career without being caught stealing on April 10, 2021. Then, on July 1, 2021, the Diamondbacks traded him to the New York Yankees for Keegan Curtis. He, on the other hand, hit his first Yankees home run against the Houston Astros’ Framber Valdez. He also played in nine games for the Yankees before tearing his anterior cruciate ligament.
Additionally, in 2021, he had the fastest sprint speed of any major league midfielder and the second fastest sprint speed in the major leagues at 30.7 feet per second. In November 2021, the Boston Red Sox challenged him. Then, on March 13, 2022, he was able to sign a one-year major league contract with the Yankees.
Tim Locastro is in a relationship with his girlfriend, Jenn Fox. They met during their college years in Ithaca and were also paired up for a prom night together. The couple got engaged on November 8, 2020. The duo also appear to be very much in love and have shared many pictures together on their respective social accounts.
Tim Locastro has one Height of 6 feet and his weight is 91 kg, but his other body measurements are not available to date. Locastro also has brown hair and brown eyes.
Social Media and Wealth
Tim Locastro is quite active on all of his social accounts. He has amassed 16.5k followers Instagram and 6.6k followers on Twitter.
Corresponding player bio, Tim Locastro has one net worth of $5 million and his main source of income is his baseball career.