Jeremiah Estrada

HOMETOWN: Indio, CA

DATE OF BIRTH: November 1, 1998

POSITION: RHP

TEAM: Chicago Cubs Minor League System



PROFESSIONAL HIGHLIGHTS:

Estrada was drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the sixth round of the 2017 MLB Draft
On Aug. 16, 2017, Estrada made his professional debut with the Arizona League Cubs
Estrada pitched 6.1 innings, allowing only one run and five hits while striking out six and posting a 1.42 ERA
AWARDS:

Citrus Belt Area Athlete of the Year award (2017)
Preseason All-American (2017)
All-Region 1st Team (2017)
Palm Desert Team MVP (2016, 2017)
Perfect Game All-American honors (2016)
National Showcase Selectee (2016)
OFF THE FIELD HIGHLIGHTS:

When pitching in showcases across the nation, Estrada wears a blue bracelet with the inscription, “Negu,” which stands for “Never Give Up.” The quote symbolizes his support and care for a young girl named Daniella who is battling cancer in Rady Children’s Hospital of San Diego
Estrada is a self-proclaimed foodie who enjoys football, playing piano and spending time with his family
MEDIA HIGHLIGHTS:

Jeremiah Estrada throws hitless, scoreless inning in pro baseball debut – Desert Sun
Palm Desert Aztec Jeremiah Estrada drafted by Chicago Cubs in sixth round – Desert Sun
Jeremiah Estrada’s whirlwind summer about more than baseball – Desert Sun