Jermaine Terrell Dye was born on January 28, 1974 in Vacaville, California. He plays right field for the Chicago White Sox.
Jerrmaine is 6’ 5”, weighs 245 pounds, and bats and throws right.
High SchoolJermaine went to high school at Will C. Wood High School in Vacaville, California.
CollegeJermaine attended Consumnes River College in Sacramento, California.
Minor leaguesJermaine was selected by the Atlanta Braves in the 17th round of the 1993 amateur draft.
*Major leagues‘Atlanta BravesJermaine began his major league career with the Atlanta Braves (hitting a home run in his first at-bat), and contributed to their 1996 National League championship and played in the 1996 World Series. Kansas City RoyalsJermaine was traded to the Kansas City Royals on March 27, 1997. *Oakland As’Jermaine was traded to the Oakland Athletics on July 25, 2001.
In game 4 of the 2001 American League Division Series, Jermaine fouled a ball off his leg, shattering his fibula. In rehabbing from this injury, he missed 123 games over the next three seasons.
Chicago White SoxJermaine signed with the Chicago White Sox in 2005.
PersonalJermaine and his wife Tricia have three children: Jalen, Devin and Tiarra.