Bonilla was born in New York City on April 9, 1963. Prior to his graduation from high school in the early 1980s, he spent his high school years participating in baseball.
In 1985, Bobby’s professional future was in jeopardy after he injured his right leg while training
Bobby amassed a batting average of.279, an on-base percentage of.358 and a slugging percentage of.472 during the course of his career, which spanned 16 years.
After playing professionally for seven different teams over the course of 15 years, Bonilla raked in a total of $52 million in pay.