Prince Fielder is a Major League Baseball first baseman who currently plays for the Detroit Tigers.
Prince played baseball throughout his youth at Saint Edwards School, Florida Air Academy, and Eau Gallie High School. He was first drafted to a professional team during the 2002 Major League Baseball Draft. He was signed with the Milwaukee Brewers and played with the Ogden Raptors before being promoted to the Beloit Snappers of the Class A Midwest League. In 2003, he was again promoted to the Huntsville Stars of the Class AA Southern League. In 2007, Prince was feature on the cover of "ESPN The Magazine." Later that year, he broke the Brewers franchise record for hitting forty-six home runs. Following the 2011 World Series, Prince became a free agent, and was subsequently signed with the Detroit Tigers for $214 million—the largest contract in the Tigers' history.
Prince is married to his wife, Chanel, and has two children: Jaden and Haven.