Madison Bumgarner is an American professional baseball pitcher who came to fame for playing with one of the biggest teams, San Francisco Giants. Bumgarner is also famous as the Most Valuable Player(MVP) of the team and has gone on to with the World Series with the Giants. Fans highly regard for his work ethics on the field and the dedication that he shows to the game.
Throughout the years, MadBum has been one of the finest players to have ever graced the sport. this pitcher has given everything that he has for the San Francisco Giants and he will forever be remembered for his contribution to the sport. Let us now get to know a bit more about him, shall we?
Madison Bumgarner: Early Life and Education
Madison Kyle Bumgarner was born on the 1st of August, 1989, in Hickory, North Carolina. Bumgarner was born to parents Kevin and Debbie who were extremely supportive of his life choices. Thanks to his parents, he began playing the sport at an early age of 4. Whilst starting, he was already playing with people who were much older than him.
Caption: Young Madison posing for the photo.
Looking at his academics, Madison went to the South Caldwell High School in Hudson, North Carolina. Whilst at the school, he began playing the sport for the team and he made a name for himself when the team won the 2007 4A State Championship.
Madison Bumgarner: Career
Madison began his professional career in 2007 when he was first drafted by San Francisco Giants. Just a year later, he was pitched to the Augusta Greenjackets. Next, in 2009, Giants recalled the young pitcher and this was the start of a successful career for him in the Major League Baseball.
Ever since signing with the San Francisco Giants, he has been able to win 3 Major League World Series Championship. Moreover, Bumgarner has also won 4 National All-Star and a Major League Baseball World Series Most Valuable Player of the Year.
Madison Bumgarner: Personal Life
Now looking into the personal aspects of his life, Bumgarner has been together with his wife Ali Saunders for a long time now. However, before finding Ali, Madison was together with a different girl whose name coincidentally was Masidon. As per reports, Bumgarner and Ali were both studying at the same school Western North Carolina. The two were instantly connected to one another and knew that they wanted to spend their life with each other.
Madison and Ali then said their vows in 2010 on the Valentine’s Day. It was a small ceremony and in the presence of their close friends and family. Later as a joke, Madison bought a cow for his wife and this story never gets old. Regardless, the two souls have been together for almost 10 years now and are living a wonderful life together.
Madison Bumgarner: Net Worth and Social Media
The San Francisco Giants pitcher has been able to remain on the top of his game for many years now. He is now an established figure in the sport and it is all because of his work rate and love for the game. As of 2019, Madison has a net worth of $25 million, whilst he makes over $9 million every year as a salary. Apart from his salary, he also makes a good sum of money from endorsements and deals with brands like Jockey.
Unfortunately, the legendary MadBum is not active on social media platforms. He likes to keep his private life to himself and is focusing on his family and the sport that he loves dearly. We wish this pitcher all the best for the rest of his career and hope to see more from him.