Net Worth: Under Review
- Source of Wealth Baseball, Sports
- Birth Place Austin, Texas, United States
- Height 6' 1" (1.85 m)
- Marital Status Married (Ashley Monroe)
- Full Name John William Danks
- Nationality United States
- Date of Birth April 15, 1985
- Ethnicity Caucasian
- Weight 216 lbs (98 kg)
- Occupation Professional Baseball Player
- Education Round Rock High School
About John Danks
Receiving an annual salary of $14.25 million in 2013, John Danks is an American baseball athlete who plays in the Major League Baseball for the Chicago White Sox as the team’s pitcher.
John William Danks was born on April 15, 1985 in Austin, Texas, USA. After graduating from Round Rock High School in 2003, he was selected as a first round (ninth overall) pick by the Texas Rangers in the 2003 MLB Draft. He is currently married to Ashley Monroe, a singer-songwriter.
In December 2011, he was signed by the Chicago White Sox to a five-year, $65 million contract. In 2012, he earned $8 million, and from 2013 through 2016, he will receive an annual income amounting to $14.25 million.