Ryan James Howard, nicknamed "The Big Piece", is an American former professional baseball first baseman.

Howard spent his entire Major League Baseball career playing for the Philadelphia Phillies, from 2004 to 2016.

He is known for being the fastest player in baseball history to reach 100 home runs and 200 home runs.

Ryan Howard net worth and salary: Ryan Howard is an American professional baseball player who has a net worth of $120 million.

Ryan Howard earned his net worth as former first baseman for the Philadelphia Phillies. Nicknamed "The Big Piece", Howard was the 2006 National League MVP.

He stands 6 feet 4 inches, weighs 240 pounds. He bats and throws left-handed. Ryan Howard was born in St. Louis, Missouri on November 19, 1979.

Howard is the fastest player in Major League Baseball history to reach both the 100 and 200 home run milestones.

Howard had a reputation as an extreme pull hitter, his 48 home runs during the 2004 season tied for the highest total in organized baseball along with Adrian Beltre of the Los Angeles Dodgers.