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.
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A dream came true today. I am very grateful that the good man upstairs has blessed me and given me the opportunity to continue my baseball career. I want to thank my family, friends, coaches, and teammates who have been there for me the whole way. Proud to say that I am officially a Georgia Bulldog! Go Dawgs 🐶🐾
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|
|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|
|High School||Cairo High School|
|College/University||University of Georgia|
|Career & Net Worth|
|Known For||Seattle Mariners|
|Wedding Date||Not Yet|
|Height||6 feet 4 inches (1.93 meters)|
|Weight||215 pounds (98 kg)|