Luke Little Height, Age, Net Worth

Quick Info Luke Little :

NameLuke Justice Little
NickNameLuke Little
Date of BirthAugust 30, 2000
Age (2024)24 Years
NationalityUnited States
HomeTownCharlotte, NC
Height6ft 8in
Profession American professional baseball pitcher 
EducationEast Mecklenburg High School
Current TeamChicago Cubs (#43 / Pitcher)
Net Worth200-250 K USD

Who is Luke Little ?

Luke Justice Little, born on August 30, 2000, is a rising star in American professional baseball, currently showcasing his talent as a pitcher for the Chicago Cubs in Major League Baseball (MLB). Hailing from Charlotte, North Carolina, Little’s journey to the majors is marked by dedication and perseverance.

Luke Little
Luke Little

His baseball prowess began to shine during his formative years at East Mecklenburg High School, where he honed his skills on the diamond. Little’s talent earned him a spot at San Jacinto College, where he continued to impress with his pitching abilities. During summers, he showcased his talent in the Northwoods League, playing for the Pit Spitters in Traverse City, MI, further solidifying his reputation as a promising prospect.

In 2020, the Chicago Cubs recognized Little’s potential, selecting him in the fourth round of the MLB draft. Thus began his professional career, marked by steady progress and remarkable performances. Little made his debut in 2021 with the rookie-level Arizona Complex League Cubs, laying the groundwork for what was to come.

Facts about Luke Little :

  • Luke Justice Little is an American professional baseball player.
  • He currently plays for the Chicago Cubs in Major League Baseball (MLB).
  • His position is Pitcher. (Left-handed pitcher)
  • He was born on August 30, 2000, making him 24 years old
  • His hometown is Charlotte, North Carolina.
  • He attended East Mecklenburg High School in Charlotte.
  • He played college baseball at San Jacinto College in Texas.
Luke Little
Luke Little
  • Drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the fourth round of the 2020 MLB draft.
  • Made his professional debut in 2021 with the Arizona Complex League Cubs.
  • Played for Single-A Myrtle Beach Pelicans and High-A South Bend Cubs in 2022.
  • In 2023, across three minor league teams, he had a record of 5-2 with a 2.12 ERA and 105 strikeouts in 63⅔ innings pitched.
  • On September 6, 2023, he was promoted to the Major Leagues for the first time.
  • At 6 feet 8 inches tall, he tied the record for the tallest starting pitcher in Chicago Cubs history upon reaching the majors.
  • He pitched in seven games in the 2023 season, allowing no runs and just five hits over 6⅔ innings.
  • Named a part of the Cubs’ 2024 opening-day bullpen.
  • Made his first career Major League Baseball start on April 3, 2024, against the Colorado Rockies.
  • He earned his first win against the Colorado Rockies on April 3, 2024.
  • Threw one strikeout with no earned runs in his first MLB start.
  • His current contract status is Pre-Arb Eligible .
  • Little is not yet eligible for free agency (expected in 2030).

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