David Price Speaker Profile
David Price Biography
Tampa Rays phenom, David Price was born August 26, 1985 in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. He is an American left-handed Major League Baseball starting pitcher for the Tampa Bay Rays. The Rays selected him first overall in the 2007 Major League Baseball Draft.
According to Baseball America, Price's bonus is the second-largest in draft history, behind only the $6.1 million Justin Upton received from the Arizona Diamondbacks as the top overall pick in the 2005 Major League Baseball Draft. The guaranteed value is the third-highest in draft history, trailing only Mark Prior ($10.5 million, Cubs) and Mark Teixeira ($9.5 million, Rangers) from the 2001 draft. He made his spring training debut against the New York Yankees, hitting the first batter and striking out the next three in one inning of work. His fastball averaged 98 mph.
Price made his major league debut with the Tampa Bay Rays on September 14, 2008, against the New York Yankees. He came in for 5⅓ innings of relief; he made his first major league start with the Tampa Bay Rays on September 22, 2008 against the Baltimore Orioles. He was the winning pitcher in Game 2 of the 2008 ALCS against the Boston Red Sox, earning a post season victory before winning a regular season game. He recorded the final four outs in Game 7 of the 2008 ALCS, earning his first career save and eliminating the defending champion Boston Red Sox.
David Price Booking and Hiring InformationPopular baseball players such as a David Price have made the national past time what it is today. The booking agents at AthletePromotions can assist with David Price appearances or speaking engagements from current and retired legends. We have years of experience in booking the boys of summer for autograph signings as well as keynote speeches. Booking a baseball speaker like David Price is not a hard process. Our agents can provide availability, fees and all costs associated in bringing out a successful football star to your next corporate event. Our team will find David Prices agent to make this booking happen. A David Price appearance will add energy to your upcoming event and reward employees, customers and clients. Most likely, baseball fans and corporations can find David Price's official website, charity involvement, Twitter account, representation, publicist and management info at www.David Price.com.
Videos of David Price Speaking
Recent David Price Blogs
- AthletePromotions acts only as an athlete broker for corporate functions, private events and speaking engagements. Athlete Promotions does not claim or represent itself as Dennis Rodman's agent, speakers bureau, manager, publicist, assistant, PR firm or management company. Athlete Promotions is a celebrity booking agency representing organizations and groups seeking to hire motivational speakers, athletes, celebrities and corporate entertainment for private corporate events, athlete endorsements, personal athlete appearances, spokesperson campaigns and speaking engagements. We are often asked how we can book Dennis Rodman for an event? Our celebrity booking agency can hire Dennis Rodman for celebrity golf tournaments, tradeshows, conventions, store grand openings, VIP meet and greets, licensing deals, print advertising and television commercials. Dennis Rodman booking and appearance fees, costs and prices on this website are estimates and are only act as a guideline. Exact booking fees are determined by a number of factors, including location of event, the celebrities schedule, desired duties, supply and demand and other market factors. Bios on this site are for informational purposes only and deemed to be reliable resources, but not guaranteed. Some parts of the athlete's biography may be used from Wikipedia, which is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.