Michael Scott Matheny is an American former professional baseball player and current manager of the Kansas City Royals of Major League Baseball.
Matheny, a former catcher who played 13 years in the Majors and garnered four Gold Glove Awards.
He took over as the St. Louis manager in 2012 and led the Cardinals to playoff appearances amid his first four seasons there – the first manager ever to do so – while winning a National League pennant in ’13. He posted a 21-22 postseason record overall.
Matheny was dismissed by the Cardinals after a 47-46 start in 2018. He had an overall record of 591-474 in seven seasons in St. Louis.
Mike Matheny ROYALS Salary
Mike Matheny earns a salary of $9 million as of 2022.
Mike Matheny Contract
In 2018, Matheny was hired by The Royals as a special adviser and subsequently named the 17th club manager in 2019.
The Royals exercised a contact option on March 31, 2022, retaining Matheny as manager through the 2023 season.
Mike Matheny Brother
There is no information regarding Mike Matheny’s brother on the web.
Mike Matheny Son
Mike has five children. His firstborn, Tate Matheny played college baseball at Missouri State University and was drafted by the Boston Red Sox in the 4th round of the 2015 MLB Draft.
Tate, 28, became a minor-league free agent at the end of the 2021 campaign. He Ultimately retired after spending all seven years of his professional career with the Red Sox club.
Mike Matheny Family
Mike Matheny is married to Kristen Matheny, a former field hockey player for the University of Michigan.
The couple shares five children; Tate Matheny, Katie Matheny, Luke Matheny, Blaise Matheny and Jacob Matheny.
Mike Matheny Net Worth
Mike Matheny has an estimated net worth of $1 million.