Billy Beane aka William Lamar Beane III is a former American professional baseball player, who currently works as an executive vice president of baseball operations for the Oakland Athletics of Major League Baseball (MLB).
Beane was born on March 29, 1962, in Orlando, Florida to a naval officer, who taught him how to pitch.
Here are 10 facts about Billy Beane:
What's his Net Worth?
Billy Beane has a huge net worth of $14 million, which he accumulated through his professional career as a baseball player. Currently, he is working as an American baseball General Manager and has a salary of $3 million per year.
Lavish House in California
Beane lives in a massive mansion located in Danville, California with his family. The house was bought in 2002 by Beane and his wife Tara, which has been spread over 4,836-square-foot.
The house has built two-story with five bedrooms and five bathrooms including fireplaces, backyard swimming pool, spa, and garden.
According to NBC Sports, the house is reported to be on sales for $1.895 million.
Wife - Tara Beane
Billy Beane is married man and living happily with his wife Tara Beane. The lovebird had their wedding ceremony in 1999 in the presence of close friends and family members. The duo is a blessed couple and shares two children together.
Past Relationship and Dating Affairs
Beane was twice married, where he was first married to Cathy Sturdivant. The ex-couple got separated from some issues and misunderstanding and share a beautiful daughter 'Casey Beane'.
Beane is a father of 3 children; two sons Brayden Beane and Tinsley Beane, and a daughter Casey Beane. Casey is the first child of Billy with his ex-wife Cathy Sturdivant. Tinsley and Brayden are twins born to Billy and Tara Beane.
Beane stands tall about 6 feet 5 inches (1.93m) weighing 88 kg (194lbs). His eyes are light brown and have naturally black hair turning into grey as per growing age.
Education - Alma Mater
Billy was a bright student from his childhood and actively involved in sports from his school days. He attended ‘Mt. Carmel High School,’ located in Rancho Peñasquitos, San Diego. He also studied at the University of California, San Diego.
Moneyball - Movie Based on His Life
Moneyball is a non-fiction genre book by Michael Lewis based on Billy Beane's use of sabermetrics. The book was published in 2003 and available online, where the book costs around $9.04 for Kindle, $16.69 for hardcover and $12.22 for the paperback.
After the huge success of book sales the movie was released in 2011 starring; Brad Pitt, Jonah Hill, and Kerris Dorsey.
On January 4, 2007, Billy Beane was named as a board of directors for the computer software company NetSuite. The company co-founder Evan Goldberg offer him for his abilities which gonna be helpful running business successfully.
Low Key Life
Billy Beane is quite secretive about his personal life and family background and stays away for answering a question related to it. He loves to maintain privacy from media over his private life and hasn't been active over social media till present.