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John Rocker net worth and salary: John Rocker was a professional relief pitcher for American Major League Baseball and has a net worth of $2.5 million. John Rocker earned his net worth playing for the Atlanta Braves, Cleveland Indians, Texas Rangers and Tampa Bay Devil Rays. After being drafted by the Atlanta Braves, Rocker took the place of an injured player in the major league club after he suffered an injury and Rocker became the team's closer, but lost that position after threatening a reporter. After that he was traded to the Cleveland Indians, but was once again traded to the Texas Rangers, and was let go in 2003. He then signed with the Tampa Bay Devil Rays, but only played in two games, after which Tampa Bay let him go. In 2005 Rocker decided to sign with the Independent Atlantic League playing with the Long Island Ducks and later that year he was released from his contract. John Rocker is known for his slurred remarks about the different races of people living in New York, about New Yorkers in general, homosexuals and just about everyone on the planet. In 2000 he was suspended from spring training and the season's first 28 games without pay for remarks he made like the one against black team mate Randall Simon. But the decision was later appealed and he only had to sit out 14 games and there was no suspension for spring training. In 2007 he was accused of using steroids and in 2011 admitted that he had, but also implied that everyone does. Along with his career in baseball, Rocker has also appeared in the film "The Greenskeeper," a 2002 horror comedy. He writes a column for World Net Daily and has released his autobiography entitled "Stars and Strikes." John Rocker was born in Statesboro, Georgia in 1974 and attended First Presbyterian Day School where he was considered to be one of their best pitchers.
John Loy Rocker (born October 17, 1974) is a retired American Major League Baseball relief pitcher who played for the Atlanta Braves, the Cleveland Indians, the Texas Rangers, and the Tampa Bay Devil Rays as well as the Long Island Ducks of the independent Atlantic League of Professional Baseball. He threw left-handed and batted right-handed.
Rocker is a native of Macon, Georgia and lives in Atlanta.
John Rocker was a star pitcher for First Presbyterian Day School in Macon, Georgia. Rocker threw three no-hitters during his high school career. He was soon drafted by the Atlanta Braves.
The next year, he was promoted to the major league club and named their closer after an injury to regular closer Kerry Ligtenberg.In Rocker's first season in the Major Leagues, he was 1-3 with a 2.13 ERA in 38 innings pitched. The following year, an injury put Atlanta closer Kerry Ligtenberg on the DL, moving Rocker into the role, where he was 4-5 with 38 saves and a 2.49 ERA. In 2000, he was 1-2 with 24 saves, posting a 2.89 ERA, but in June 2000, Rocker was demoted for threatening a reporter.
Braves fans were initially willing to support him; however, as Rocker received intense taunting from opposing teams' fans his pitching performance declined. On June 23, 2001, Rocker was traded to the Cleveland Indians, with whom he played in the 2001 ALDS against the Seattle Mariners. Rocker was traded for right-handed relievers Steve Karsay and Steve Reed and cash in exchange for Rocker and minor-league infielder Troy Cameron, Atlanta's first-round draft pick in 1997. In Cleveland, his record was 3-7 with a 5.45 ERA and four saves. The Indians chose not to retain him, and traded him to the Texas Rangers for pitcher David Elder. In Texas he refused designation to the minor leagues. In 2002, he again struggled at 2-3 with a 6.66 ERA, and was released. In 2003, Rocker signed with Tampa Bay but was released after two appearances, with an ERA of 9.00. In 2003, he pitched in two games for

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