#134 John Buck | Former MLB Catcher of 10 years | Rescuer of Elderly Women from Burning Car | Entrepreneur & Advocate of Personal Data
February 15, 2023
Bobby Kerr & Darren Copeland
- Johnathan Richard Buck (born July 7, 1980) is an American former professional baseball catcher.
- his company Buck Athletics was purchased by Lizard Skins. Lizard Skins is a manufacturer of cycling, team and power sports accessories with global distribution in 80+ countries. Their success is driven from a simple focus: meet the high-performance demands of the world’s most competitive athletes while delivering solutions for athletes at all levels.
- He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Kansas City Royals, Toronto Blue Jays, Florida/Miami Marlins, New York Mets, Pittsburgh Pirates, Seattle Mariners and Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.
- He went to high school in Taylorsville, Utah.
- Buck's wife Brooke gave birth to twins twelve weeks prematurely in May 2008.
- The twins' names are Cooper and Brody.
- In August 2013, his wife gave birth to their third son, Bentley
- In December 2011, Buck assisted in rescuing two elderly women from an overturned car in Sunrise, Florida.