American pitcher Taijuan Emmanuel Walker plays for the New York Mets of Major League Baseball. He was born on August 13, 1992. He had previously played for the Toronto Blue Jays, Arizona Diamondbacks, and Seattle Mariners.
Walker was chosen by the Seattle Mariners with the 43rd overall choice in the first round of the 2010 MLB Draft. He and the Mariners reached an agreement on a contract that had an $800,000 signing bonus. He appeared four times with the AZL Mariners in the Rookie League.
According to Baseball America, Walker was ranked fourth among the Mariners’ top 10 prospects for the 2011 campaign. Prior to the 2012 campaign, he was rated as the 20th greatest prospect overall and the second best in the Mariners organization. Walker was selected to play in the 2012 All-Star Futures Game.
Taijuan Walker Wife: Who Is Heather Restrepo?
Restrepo was born on April 18, 1992. She is a former basketball player and was on the Washington State high school team between 2010 and 2011. Restrepo and Walker married got married in 2016
The New York Mets pitcher has two children with his wife Heather Restrepo. Their first child Zayden Walker was in born July 2017 and their second child, Zoren Walker came three years later.