Juan José Soto Pacheco, better known as “Childish Bambino,” was born on October 25, 1998, and currently plays outfield for the Major League Baseball (MLB) Washington Nationals.
In 2015, Soto joined the Nationals as an international free agent. In 2018, his first year in the major leagues, he finished second in the NL Rookie of the Year voting.
He played a significant role in the Nationals’ first World Series victory in 2019. With a batting average of.351, he won the National League batting title in 2020.
He was an All-Star in 2021 and 2022 and received the Silver Slugger Award in both of those years.
Who are Juan Soto Parents?
Juan Soto was born to Belkis Pacheco and Juan Soto, Sr. in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
While his father is a salesperson, his mother is an accountant. In a local men’s league, his father played as a catcher. He urged his youngster to pursue baseball as his hobby.