Fernando was born in San Pedro De Macoris, Dominican Republic, on January 1, 1975. Fernando Gabriel Tatis Medina Sr. is his full name. Fernando Antonio Tatis and Yudelca Tatis are his parents.
His father was a professional baseball player by trade. Tatis also holds Dominican nationality and is of mixed ethnicity. In terms of his educational background, he attended Southlake Carroll High School in Texas.
Fernando signed as an amateur free agent for the Texas Rangers on August 25, 1992, at the age of 17. He made his Major League Baseball debut with the Rangers. Meanwhile, on July 26, 1997, he began his rookie season with the Rangers, appearing in 60 games.
Tatis, Darren Oliver, and Mark Little were also traded to the St. Louis Cardinals on July 31, 1988. Fernando had his best season with the St. Louis Cardinals in 1999, hitting 34 home runs, 107 RBI, and 21 stolen bases while batting.298.
Tatis was traded to the Montreal Expose along with Britt Reames for Dustin Hermanson in 2000. He appeared in 208 games for the Expos over three seasons. He signed a minor-league contract with the Baltimore Orioles on November 25, 2005.
Tatis appeared in a few games for the Mets in 2009 and 2010. Fernando announced his retirement as a player on October 5, 2014. However, in January 2018, he was named manager of the Rookie-level Dominican Summer minor league Red Sox teams. Furthermore, he was no longer with the organization at the start of the 2020 season.
In 1999, Fernando hits two Grand Slams in one inning. Tatis set an MLB record by driving in eight runs in one inning.
Fernando's net worth is estimated to be $10 million as of 2022. Aside from that, there are no details about his annual income or salary. Tatis is also living a lavish lifestyle.
Maria Tatis is Fernando Tatis's wife. However, the Tatis couple has not revealed any information about their wedding date or location.
Fernando Tatis Jr., a former baseball shortstop, and Elijah Tatis, a middle infielder, are the couple's two sons. Aside from that, the couple is still content and lives their lives with love and care.
Fernando is 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighs 83 kilograms. Tatis Sr. also has black eyes and short black hair. Fernando Sr. also has a fair complexion and a small black trimmed beard across his cheeks.
He is only active on social media like Twitter with 2678 likes.