Mickey Callaway is a famous American professional baseball manager, former pitcher, and coach. To know more about Mickey Callaway keep reading!
Early life and educational background of mickey
Mickey’s birth name is Michel Christopher Callaway. He was born in 1975 in Memphis, Tennessee. He enrolled in Germantown High School and then started to play basketball. He joined the University of Mississippi. While studying at university, he played for the Ole Miss Rebels. There is no information about parents and siblings of Mickey.
Career and professional life of Mickey
Micky Callaway started his career when he was in his school as a player. At that time he made the seventh round of the 1996 Major League Baseball draft, then he was selected by the Tampa Bay Devil based in St. Petersburg, Florida. He made his first league debut when he was 24. Mickey was swapped for minor leaguer Wilmy Caceres to the Anaheim Angeles by the Tampa Bay Devil Rays in 2002.
He was in the fifth position of the starter at the end for the team for the season 2002. His performance was outstanding as he plays substitute for his teammate Aaron Sele cause he had a shoulder injury. He was chosen by the Texas ranger at the end of 2003. He played his last major league in 2004 for the Texas Rangers. Callaway played in the KBO league for the Hyundai Unicorne in 2005. He encountered an elbow injury in 2007.
After that, he began to help the Texas A&M International University as its Head coach. He began coaching the Laredo Broncos of Independent United league Baseball in 2008. He collaborated with the Cleveland Indians organization in 2010 where he worked as a pitching coach for the Lake county captains.
Then after he was chosen as pitching coach for Carolina league runner-up Kinston Indians. At that time he also worked for the Cleveland Indians. The Indian’s manager says that Micky was the reason that the World Series after getting defeated in 7 games by the clubs. In 2017 he become the new manager of the New York Mets.
Personal and love life of Mickey
Mickey Callaway is a married man with a happy family of four. He is married to Anna Callaway. She is the baseball team manager. According to the wiki of Mickey, she has two daughters named Madeline and Catherine with Anna Callaway his wife. Till now there is no news or rumors of disputes and issues in Mickey and Anna’s marriage.
Allegation of sexual harassment and fines
While searching about Mickey you can see about the sexual harassment allegation, fines in which Micky was involved. Are you curious about it? Let dive into the information about it.
According to the article ouclsuhed by “The Athletic” Mickey Callway was accused by five women for his inappropriate behavior and most of them were from the sports media. Due to the many inapproation actions and rumors, the MBL and Angeles began an investigation in this mateer. And it trun out the news was true. After this news, he was suspended right away by the angles and it turns out he has the same behavior with other women. He was banned for more tha a year after sexual harrasement allegations against him.
In 2019, he was fined by the Mets cause there was a verbal dispute with a reporter. As for the reporter, he accused Mickey of harassing the woman reporter. Due to the multiple allegations against Mickey, he is on the restricted list of MBL. And Angeles also dismissed him for this reason.
Height, weight, and body measurement of Mickey
Mickey Callaway has an athletic and quite attractive body. He stands 5 feet and 10 inches in height. His weight and body measurement is not revealed yet. So far, his perfect body shape is the result of his workout plans and healthy diet plan. He is a great example for rising athletes.
Networth and salary of Callaway
The estimated net worth of the Callaway is over a million$. His main source of income is the job of basketball manager. Hope he could flourish more in his career and earn more. Besides this, in his career time, he often has been honored for his outstanding career in the field of sport.