David Christopher Justice is an American athlete and former baseball outfielder. He is also a designated hitter in Major League Baseball who played for various teams such as Atlanta Braves, Cleveland Indians, New York Yankees, and Oakland Athletics.
David Justice won many accolades for his performances. He won the National League Rookie Award in 1990 and became a three-time MLB All-star.
David Justice Early Life
David Justice was born and brought up in Cincinnati, Ohio. He belongs to a Catholic family and attended a Catholic school Covington Latin School in his hometown. Later, he attended Thomas More College in Kentucky, having the basketball scholarship.
David Justice Personal Life
David Justice married popular Hollywood actress Halle Berry in the year 1993. The couple parted their ways after 3 years and finally divorced in 1997. The marriage ended on a bitter note. Later, David married Rebecca Villalobos, CEO of Exotic Spices Calendars.
David has three children David Jr. Raquel, and Dionisio. He also participated in an episode of Celebrity Wife Swap. The show’s success inspired Raquel to pursue a career in acting.
David Justice Professional Career
In 1989, Justice began his career when he was in college. He started playing for Atlanta Braves. He finished with 28 home runs in his debut year which helped him get the National League’s Rookie Award.
In 2000, Yankees General manager Brian Cashman traded David Justice with the professional players Zach Day, Ricky Ledee, and Jake Westbrook. In 2001, he started his production due to a groin injury.
The Yankees had David Justice to New York. Justice went on to play the final season in the Oakland team. He won the American League Player of the week of the 2002 season.
David Justice Net Worth
David Justice accumulated Net Worth is about $40 Million.