Emerson Hancock

Emerson Hancock is an American baseball player who was recently picked by the Seattle Mariners in the 2020 MLB Draft. Prior to that, he was a college player.

Emerson’s Bio & Family

The 21-years-of-age baseball pitcher was born with the name Emerson Christian Hancock on May 31, 1999, in Cairo, Georgia, the United States. He is the son of his parents, Don Hancock and Mona Hancock.


Emerson attended Cairo High School in Cairo, Georgia for his early education. There, he initiated his amateur baseball career and later took it to the University of Georgia. He holds white ethnicity and his birth sign is Gemini.

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Career & Net Worth

During his high school, Emerson went 11-1 with 0.75 earned run average (ERA) and 125 strikeouts over 65 innings in his senior year. He then committed to play college football at the University of Georgia.

As a freshman for Georgia University’s baseball team, Georgia Bulldogs, Emerson went 6-4 with a 5.10 ERA and 75 strikeouts over 77 2⁄3 innings. Later on, as a sophomore, he recorded 8-3 in 14 starts with 1.99 ERA and 97 strikeouts in 90 1⁄3 innings. Following the season, he was invited to play for the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team.


Recently, he was selected sixth overall by the Seattle Mariners in the 2020 MLB Draft.

Emerson’s Personal Life

The young athlete is currently enjoying a romantic bliss with his sizzling girlfriend.  He has been together with a girl named Haylie Wilkinson for some time now.


The two lovebirds have been caught together sharing some blissful moments together on each other’s Instagram posts. Emerson was recently caught wishing on his girlfriend’s 22nd birthday on June 9, 2020. Moreover, he did the same a year ago through his Instagram post.

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Height & Body Statistics

Emerson stands tall at a height of 6 feet and 4 inches (1.93 meters). Moreover, he weighs around 215 pounds (98 kg). The player has brown hair and brown eyes.  

Bio & Family
Name Emerson Hancock
Birth Name Emerson Christian Hancock
DOB May 31, 1999
Place of Birth Cairo, Georgia, the United States
Father’s Name Don Hancock
Mother’s Name Mona Hancock
Siblings NA
Brother/s NA
Sister/s NA
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Religion NA
Birth Sign Gemini
High School Cairo High School
College/University University of Georgia
Career & Net Worth
Profession MLB Player
Career 2020- present
Known For Seattle Mariners
Net Worth NA
Salary NA
Notable Credits NA
Personal Life
Gay/Lesbian No
Relationship Status Dating
Husband/Wife Not Yet
Boyfriend/Girlfriend Haylie Wilkinson
Engaged Not Yet
Wedding Date Not Yet
Children Not Yet
Son/s Not Yet
Daughter/s Not Yet
Divorce No
Body Statistics
Height 6 feet 4 inches (1.93 meters)
Weight 215 pounds (98 kg)
Measurements NA
Shoe Size NA
Dress Size NA
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Brown
  • Emerson was drafted in the MLB Draft 2017 by Arizona Diamondbacks; however, he decided not to sign and instead play for the College Baseball for the University of Georgia. 
  • Emerson’s decision to come to Athens was largely influenced by his grandmother, Martha Ruth Elkins, who passed away during his senior year. 
  • He is active on Instagram with over 6.9k followers.