Net Worth: $17.5 Million
- Source of Wealth Baseball, Sports
- Birth Place Spring, Texas
- Height 6' 5" (1.96 m)
- Marital Status Married (Holly Fisher)
- Full Name Joshua Patrick Beckett
- Nationality United States
- Date of Birth May 15, 1980
- Ethnicity Caucasian
- Weight 225 lbs (102 kg)
- Occupation Professional Baseball Player
- Children 1 (Ryann)
About Josh Beckett
American professional baseball player Joshua Patrick Beckett has an estimated net worth of $17.5 million in 2012. Currently playing as baseball pitcher for the Los Angeles Dodgers of Major League Baseball, Josh Beckett received an annual salary of $15.75 million in 2012.
A three-time All Star (2007, 2009 and 2011), Josh Beckett debuted into MLB in 2001 when he was selected by the Florida Marlins. He played with the Marlins until 2005. Before the 2006 season started, he was traded to the Boston Red Sox, together with Guillermo Mota and Mike Lowell, in exchange for Anibal Sanchez, Harvey Garcia, Jesus Delgado and Hanley Ramirez. In July 2006, he agreed to a three-year, $30 million contract with the Red Sox, with a $10 million club option in 2010.
In April 2010, he signed a four-year, $68 million extension contract with the Red Sox. In August 2o12, together with Nick Punto, Carl Crawford, Adrian Gonzales and $11 million worth of cash considerations, Josh Beckett was traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers in exchange for Rubby dela Rose, Jerry Sands, Ivan DeJesus, Allan Webster and James Loney.