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America’s favorite pastime is arguable among the highest paid in professional sports, therefore Baseball slugger Todd Helton is in lucrative company as he plays for the Colorado Rockies. His net worth of $125,300,000 certainly reflects the company he keeps and his accomplishments can only serve to add to his bankability.
The 38-year-old Major League Baseball First baseman has a string of elite titles to his name. To top it off, he is the 4th most senior active player to remain with the same team throughout his career, playing for the Colorado Rockies since 1997 - 14 long, loyal years.
Helton pro years as well as his high school days show a talented player who gives it all regardless of his status. During his early formative years, at Knoxville, Tennessee Central High School, he juggled both baseball and football, setting himself apart from the pack by snagging a few early accolades along the way before going professional. Among them are the All American Honors from Baseball America; Regional Player of the Year. Not to be shabby in football, as a quarterback, he posted 2,772 yards during his senior year.
He went on to play both sports again during his college days at Tennessee University. His pro record upped the accomplishments, too many to list all here. Some include the four time National League Slugging Percentage Leader and three-time winner of the National league Gold Glove; five-time All Star and four-time National League Player of the Month.
The married father of two and Tennessee native now lives where his team is in Colorado.