A MLB star for 18 seasons, Johnny is one of the most outstanding, respected and durable players in MLB. Johnny spent six years with the Kansas City Royals, one season with the Oakland A’s and then to the Boston Red Sox. After winning the 2004 World Series with the Boston Red Sox and achieving legendary superstar status in New England, Johnny signed with the New York Yankees in 2006. In 2009, he won a World Series with the Yankees, joining Babe Ruth, to be one of just a few full-time, everyday, players to achieve World Series rings with both the Red Sox and Yankees. In February of 2010, he signed with the Detroit Tigers. On January 21, 2011, Johnny agreed to terms with the Tampa Bay Rays. In 2012, JD became a member of the Cleveland Indians.
Johnny is that unique star athlete who has remained truly humble in the face of overwhelming popularity He also has that rare free spirit, enabling him to leverage his all-star performance over the past decade to become one of the most recognizable and popular players in MLB. A leader by example, Johnny is well-liked and highly-respected in the baseball community.
Johnny lives his life to the fullest with his wife Michelle and four children in Central Florida, where he has lived since he was five.