Gordie Gronkowski Jr. Bio: Family, Net Worth & Career

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Gordie Gronkowski Jr, brother of Tampa Bay Buccaneers Tight End Rob Gronkowski, is a former All-American Baseball player who played baseball with the Los Angeles Angels Minor League Baseball affiliate from 2006 to 2008. He is busy building his fitness empire called “Gronk Fitness Products.” 

Gordon is also the eldest son of the Gronkowski family and the only one among his four brothers to pursue the baseball field.

Currently, he is an entrepreneur who manages the Gronk Fitness expansion in Boston and contributes to his family business.

Gordie Gronkowski
Gordie Gronkowski (Source: Instagram)

Gronk brothers are famous for their glamorous lifestyle and co-authored the New York Best Selling book, “It’s Good to be Gronk.

Before plunging in-depth into Gordie’s life, we have listed a few common facts about him.

Quick Facts:

Full Name Gordon Dean Gronkowski
Date of Birth June 26, 1983
Birth Place Buffalo, New York
Nick Name Gordie
Religion Christianity
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Horoscope Cancer
Age 40 Years Old
Height 6 ft 6 inches (198 cm)
Weight 120kg (264 lb)
Hair Color Light Brown
Eye Color Dark Brown
Build Athletic
Father’s Name Gordon Gronkowski, Sr.
Mother’s Name Ex-wife: Diane Gronkowski Walters
Siblings Four brothers: Dan Gronkowski, Chris Gronkowski, Rob Gronkowski, and Glenn Gronkowski
Education High school (Williamsville North)
College (Jacksonville University)
Marital Status Unmarried
Wife No
Kids No
Profession Former baseball player, Businessman
Position First Baseman
Affiliation Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
Active Years 2004-2011
Net Worth Around $50 million
Social Media Instagram, Twitter, Youtube
Last Update May, 2024

Gordie Gronkowski Jr. | Early Life, Siblings & Education

Gorden Dean Gronkowski Jr. was born on June 26, 1983, under the star sign of Cancer.

He was born and raised by his father, Gordon Gronkowski Sr., and his mother, Diane Gronkowski Walters, in Buffalo, New York.

Gordie and his brothers started to train for sports at a young age. Although, at first, he was not interested in doing sports.

Gordie Gronkowski Jr. with his brothers in his childhood (Source: Naplesnews.com)

However, Gordie started to participate as his younger brother Dan Gronkowski began to get bigger and stronger than him.

They had a friendly yet competitive environment during their childhood days.

Furthermore, Gordie’s mother, Mrs. Daniel, would make their meals every day and help them have a gathering with friends at home.

On the one hand, Mr. Gronkowski Sr. wanted all the sons to be athletic and play every sport.

On the other hand, Mrs. Daniel was anxious about her sons getting injured during the game.

Consequently, Gordie became a multi-sport star at Williamsville North, and later in college, he started pursuing baseball professionally.

Physical Appearance

Gronkowski is a tall man of 6 ft 6 inches (198 cm) and weighing 264 lb (120 kg). He has a rectangular face with a fair complexion.

Muscular Gordie Gronkowski (Source: Instagram)

He has an athletic build with light brown hair and dark brown eyes.

Gordie Gronkowski Jr. | Baseball Career

At first, Gordie got into Jacksonville University on an athletic scholarship.

During his freshman years, he played All-American freshman baseball as a first and third baseman.

In the year 2002, Gordie had 53 hits, 20 RBIs, and 6 home runs. Following it, in 2005, he had 54 hits, 28 RBIs, and 7 home runs.

Later, in 2006, Gordie made his highest record with 88 hits, 51 RBIs, and 10 home runs.

After 6 years of his minor league baseball career, Gordie retired.

Minor League Baseball (MiLB)

In 2006, the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim drafted Gordie Gronkowski in the 49th round  (1470th overall) of the 2006 MLB June Amateur Draft from Jacksonville University.

Following it, just after two years, in 2008, he was signed in by independent Southern Illinois as a frontier.

Gorden is a right-handed batter and the thrower, and Tom Kotchman scouted him.

Gordie Gronkowski (Source: Twitter)

After pursuing baseball for 6 years in the minor league, Gorden retired.

After just a year of giving up on sports, Gordie’s business got bankrupt, and he was seeking a chance to appear in the league championship.

Right after it, Mike Pinto called him up for a game; thus, he moved on to play for Lake Erie, driving from his hometown of Buffalo, N.Y.

Hence, for the last time, he appeared in a Frontier League Championship in 2009.

Post baseball

After Gordie announced his baseball retirement, he started running the Gronk Fitness gym equipment company in Boston.

Gordie-Gronkowski and his brothers at-Gronk--Business
Gordie Gronkowski and his brothers at Gronk Fitness (Source: Club Industry)

His company provides a wide range of gym equipment, from functional fitness gear like push sleds to traditional strength gear similar to dumbbells.

Back Surgery

Before Gronkowski’s retirement, he had nerve damage due to his ruptured disk in the back. Hence, he needed surgery to repair a herniated disk.

Gordie Gronkowski Jr. | Career Stats

2006 ORM 3 8 10 0 0 .282 .404 .333 .737 1.57
2007 ORM 50 27 63 0 0 .344 .415 .520 .935 1.20
2008 CR 18 18 61 3 3 .219 .288 .348 .636 0.88
Minors Career 71 53 134 3 3 .287 .363 .434 .797 1.07

Gordie Gronkowski Jr.| Net Worth

Gordie Gronkowski Jr. is looking after the fitness line whose mission is to carefully curate the perfect assortment of Gronk Fitness equipment.

He runs the commercial segment in Boston, New Hampshire, Maine, and Vermont.

Gordie Gronkowski has an estimated net worth of $50 Million.

Although the total net worth of the fitness is not recorded, we can estimate it to make a whopping large amount since it dominates many other fitness brands.

Gordie Gronkowski, former baseball player and Businessman (Source: Instagram)

Gordie also has his project called Herd Chew. This project is to make a natural replacement for chewing tobacco made with Valerian Root and White Willow Bark.

He has a business partner Steve Seedhouse, a Ph.D. holder in molecular pharmacology and Cancer therapeutics from UB. Also, he is accompanied by his childhood friend, Shane Sims.

Gordie Gronkowski Pent House

Gordie owns a $2.4 million penthouse, which he bought in September 2016 for $1,900,000.

The luxurious penthouse is located at 21 Wormwood St Unit 611, Boston, Massachusetts, built in the 1900s and covered 2,063 square feet.

Similarly, it includes 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Likewise, this 2,063 square feet penthouse consists of 2 100 +/- sq. ft. corner penthouse loft plus a 340 sq. ft. private roof deck.

Consequently, this penthouse is comfortable and an excellent place for grand-scale entertaining.

Gordie Gronkowski’s $2.4 million Pent House (Source: The Business Journals)

The whole place is covered with antique fir carpentry, original brick, and beam coupled with recently installed Gleaming Bellawood Natural Select Maple.

The custom-made kitchen flaunts the industrial hood, Restaurant grade stainless Viking Stove with Dual Ovens, a third Stainless Miele Oven, and Subzero Fridge.

Following it, the penthouse shows off a large living/ dining hall with Juliette Balcony views.

In addition, it has a perfect master bedroom with an en-suite bath. Furthermore, it includes a guest room and guest bathroom alongside a study room with a built-in office.

In the end, the penthouse boasts two parking spots and ample sunlight throughout the day and is very near to the restaurants.

Gordie Gronkowski Jr. | Family and Love Life

The Gronkowski family is known for its athleticism and elite family members. Fast legs are a family trait in the Gronkowski family.

The great-grandfather Ignatius (Iggy) Gronkowski is the one who set national cycling records in short distances and competed in the 1924 Paris Olympics road race.

Today, all five sons are athletes. The eldest son Gordie Gronkowski is the lone baseball player, while all his four brothers are in NFL.

Gronkowski brothers with their father Gronkowski Sr.(Source: Vanity Fair)

Besides knowing the sports field, they are well-known for their business franchise.

Under them, Ice Shaker produces insulated, spill-proof, stainless-steel cups for the reusable botĀ­tle market.

Following it are InSite Media services and the Gronk Bus. Furthermore, they have G&G Fitness and Gronk Fitness.

“Surround yourself with good people. You know, you can go down a dark aisle, and they’ll be there for you. I usually live by the three P’s – practice hard, be prepared physically and mentally, and play hard.” -Gordie Gronkowski Jr.

The legendary household even has a book about them named Growing up Gronk together – a family’s story of raising champions.

Love Life

Gordie is unmarried, and details of his love life aren’t disclosed. He currently doesn’t even seem to be dating, and there is no information about him with his past dates.

Social Media Presence:

Gordie Gronkowski is a very active person on social media. He is always trying on new kinds of stuff or updating people about his work.

Not to mention, Gordie, along with his Gronk brothers, has opened up their new youtube channel.

They have attracted many subscribers, showcasing their infamous workouts, insane obstacle competitions, and sports showdowns.

They have taken Youtube by storm, portraying their competitive activities and a fun time with each other.

Gordie Gronkowski Jr. Social Media Posts
Gordie Gronkowski Jr. Social Media Posts (Source: Instagram)

Their channel includes their insane activities and also home workout videos by Gordie.

Some videos include board games, paintball with teams, a fishing event or a home run derby, paintball jet-skiing, fishing, etc. You can follow him via these links:

Instagram handle @grodiegronk
Twitter handle @GordieGronk
Youtube Channel @The Gronk

Popularity Graph: Gordie Gronkowski

Gordie is trendy in google searches as he comes to the highlight for many reasons.

Gordie Gronkowski google search results in 12 months (Source: Google)

Gordie is on the way to becoming a great businessman in the fitness industry. 

His well-built physique also attracts a lot of attention from the crowd.

Some FAQs:

Who is Gordie Gronkowski Jr.’s youngest sibling?

Glenn Thomas Gronkowski is the youngest son of the Gronkowski family. He is a former American football fullback.

He played college football at Kansas State and was later signed by the Buffalo Bills on the practice squad. 

Are Gronkowski’s parents still married?

No, Gordon Gronkowski Sr. and Diane Walters got divorced in 2008.

Does Gronkowski fitness have a gym in Medway high?

Yes, Medway High School gym is Gronk fitness-outfitted gym.

Did Gordie Gronkowski appear on Shark Tank?

Chris Gronkowski, brother Rob Gronkowski from the New England Patriots, and the rest of the Gronk brothers brought an insulated sports bottle to the Shark Tank.

Chris pitched their invention, the ice shaker,  in 2017

How is Ice Shaker doing?

Ice Shaker is doing pretty well. Since its “Shark Tank” debut, the Ice Shaker went from $80,000 in sales in 6 months to over $3 million in sales less than a year after the show’s airing. 


Rajani Gurung
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