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Jarrod Saltalamacchia

Jarrod Saltalamacchia
MLB Player information
NameJarrod Saltalamacchia
PositionCatcher
BatsSwitch
ThrowsRight
MLB debutMay 2, 2007 for the Atlanta Braves
Career statistics
Batting average.249
Hits274
Home runs37
Runs batted in143
Slugging percentage.409
Teams
* Atlanta Braves (2007) * Texas Rangers (2007 2010) * Boston Red Sox (2010 present)

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Jarrod Scott Saltalamacchia (born May 2, 1985, in West Palm Beach, Florida), nicknamed "Salty" is an American professional baseball catcher with the Boston Red Sox of Major League Baseball.

His last name is the longest in Major League Baseball history. Saltalamacchia is Italian for "jump over" (salta) the thicket (lamacchia, a kind of tall shrub).


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