Find out about Frank Mozzicato in detail including his draft, career, and family background.
Frank Mozzicato is a young American baseball player. He is a left-handed baseball pitcher.
Mozzicate draft stocks have risen after the pitcher tossed four consecutive no-hitters. After such a performance he has gained attention not only from MLB but also from the fans of the sports.
Frank Mozzicato Bio – Parents
The player is just 18 years old being born in 2003 in Hartford, Connecticut. Talking about the athlete’s parents, Frank’s dad’s name is Anthony and his mother’s name is Suzanne. Frank’s dad is an electrician, his mother works in pharmaceuticals as an oncology specialist.
He has a brother named Anthony who is a pitcher on the East Catholic baseball team.
Anthony advised Frank saying:
“I always told him that pitching is easy when you go (send them down) one-two-three. But when there are guys on and they get hits, that’s when it gets tough, that’s when you become a pitcher.”
Anthony was the top pitcher for the Eagles two years ago playing alongside his brother. Mozzicatio credits his older brother for being his first pitching coach, back when they would play in the backyard.
Frank Mozzicato Perfect Game
He had his East Catholic eagles top off with style as they had an unbeaten run with a championship. In his final start in High School, he threw a gem allowing one hit, no walks, and striking out 17.
This is what he said about his Reel off no-hitter record:
“My job is to throw strikes. You know eventually there’s going to be a hit. It happens. The no-hitters, it’s pretty cool, but, really, who cares?”
Moreover, he has 101 strikeouts and one earned run over 42 innings.
Frank Mozzicato Move to MLB Draft
The player after leading his team to total dominance of this season having a perfect 25-0 record, is now put on the list of MLB Draft. The 6’3 is one of the best fastball-curveball combos of any prep pitcher in the draft. Check out the Biography of another player Who is Nigel Bond?
Kansas City Royals have selected the player in the first round of the 2021 MLB draft. He is currently playing for the Central Connecticut Blue Devils baseball team.
The Kansas City Royals tweeted with a player stating that their 7th pick in 2021 is LHP Frank Mozzicato from East Catholic HS (CT). With a little bit of weight and a little more zip to his fastballs, Mozzicato resembles a young Jon Lester who worked out well for the Red Sox.
Frank Mozzicato Salary and Net worth
According to the rules, a salary is not given to a high school player. But they are offered full scholarships.
Frank is a future millionaire.
Image Source: Game Time CT
The baseball player has a been sign by Kansas Royal in the first round. Likewise, he must have a good amount of salary.
Work. Chron shares average salary of an MLB player is $1.5 million per year. However, publicly revealing his salary has not happened. Therefore estimation of his net worth is assumed to range from $500k to $1 million.