Zack Hample Biography and Early Life
Zack Hample is an American baseball collector, philanthropist and writer. He was born Zachary Ben Hample on September 14, 1977 in New York City, New York, United States and he was also raised there. He was born to his parents named Stoo Hample (Father) and Naomi Cohen (Mother). He grew up with two siblings named Morris Hample (Brother), Dorris Hample (Sister) and Emia Hample (Sister).
Zack Hample Net Worth
Zack Hample is an American baseball collector, philanthropist and writer who has an estimated net worth of $3 million. He earns over $200 thousand as salary annually.
Zack Hample Career
Zack Hample is best known for collecting over 10,000 baseballs from over 50 different major league stadiums. He started collecting baseballs in 1990 and his first ever baseball was collected at the Shea Stadium. He has also claimed to have caught 36 baseballs at Great American Ball Park on September 14, 2011. In October of 2008, he appeared on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. In March 2012, he attended MLB’s Opening Series at the Tokyo Dome in Japan. On August 29, 2017, he claimed that he got the 10,000th ball in his Baseball collection career at Camden Yards.
Apart from being a Baseball collector, Hample is also a writer. He has written books like How to Snag Major League Baseballs, which he published in 1999. In 2007, he published Watching Baseball Smarter and in 2011, he published The Baseball. From 2005 until 2007, he made contributions to Major League Baseball: An Interactive Guide to the World of Sports and in 2011, he wrote an introduction for Baseball ScoreKeeper. Hample is also a philanthropist and he has raised over $200,000 for pitch in for Baseball, a non-profit charity organization.
Zack Hample Wife
Zack Hample is married to his wife named Skye Hample.
Zack Hample Religion
Zack Hample practices Christianity as religion.
Zack Hample Parents
Zack Hample was born to his parents named Stoo Hample (Father) and Naomi Cohen (Mother).
Zack Hample Siblings
Zack Hample grew up with two siblings named Morris Hample (Brother), Dorris Hample (Sister) and Emia Hample (Sister).
Zack Hample Height and Weight
Zack Hample stands at a height of 5 ft 7 inches. He weighs 75 kg.
Zack Hample Nationality and Ethnicity
Zack Hample is of American nationality. He is of white ethnicity.
Zack Hample Hometown
Zack Hample’s hometown is New York City, New York, United States.
Zack Hample Education (High School and College)
Zack Hample studied at Park East High School. He also attended Guilford College in North Carolina, graduating with a Bachelor’s degree.
Zack Hample Residence
Zack Hample resides in New York City, New York, United States.
Social Media Presence
Hample has over 500 thousand Instagram followers, over 100 thousand Twitter followers, over 200 thousand YouTube channel subscribers and he is also active on Facebook and other social media networks.
- Also read: Toxic Crow Net Worth and Biography
Controversies, rumors and legal issues
Over the years, Hample’s Baseball collection career has caused him a lot of criticisms. He was once referred to by The New York Post as ‘Baseball’s most hated fan’ and he has also been banned from some baseball stadiums due to his aggressive want for baseballs. He has also been criticized many times for using inappropriate tickets to enter baseball stadiums.
- Also read: Victor Davis Hanson Net Worth and Biography
Facts about Zack Hample
|Net Worth||$3 million|
|Salary||Over $200 thousand annually|
|Earnings||Over $200 thousand annually|
|Income Source||Baseball collector, philanthropist and writer|
|Birthday||September 14, 1977|
|Parents||Stoo Hample (Father) and Naomi Cohen (Mother)|
|Siblings||Morris Hample (Brother), Dorris Hample (Sister) and Emia Hample (Sister)|
|Height||5 ft 7 inches|
|Residence||New York City, New York, United States|
|Hometown||New York City, New York, United States|
|Education (High School and College)||Park East High School and Guilford College|