Alyssa Zunino is the lovely wife of MLB player, Mike Zunino -whom you may recognize as a catcher currently with the Tampa Bay Rays.
Alyssa’s husband was born March 25, 1991; the Cape Coral, FL; native attended the University of Florida where he played college baseball and won the Golden Spikes Award, given to the best amateur baseball player in the United States.
He was originally selected by the Oakland Athletics in the 29th round of the 2009 MLB Draft then after not signing with the A’s, the Mariners drafted him 3rd overall in 2012. He debuted for the Seattle Mariners in 2013.
After spending his first six MLB seasons with the Mariners, he was traded to the Tampa Bay Rays in 2018.
Off the field, the 29-year-old is happily married to Alyssa Zunino; want to know more about her? Check out her top facts below.
1. She hails from Florida
Like her famous husband, Alyssa Zunino is originally from Florida. She was born Alyssa Ann Barry on March 29, 1991, in Cape Coral, Florida.
Alyssa is one of three daughters born to mom, Debbie Barry. Her two sisters are Andrea and Alisabeth; now married and with children of their won, they go by Andrea Truax and Alisabeth Pigott.
2. They are high school sweethearts
Alyssa met Mike while attending high school at Mariner High School in Cape Coral. The two began dating and were high school sweethearts. They graduated together in 2009.
The longtime couple finally became husband and wife in Florida on October 6, 2012. She calls her husband her best friend.
For their anniversary this year, she dedicated a few words to her man
Happy Anniversary to my favorite person! Can’t believe it’s been 8 years since we said “I do”. Life with you is a blessing and I thank God everyday for bringing you to me. You are the most thoughtful, selfless, humble and generous person I know and I love you so much for it!! Thank you for always making me feel like I’m the best in your eyes. I love you more than you know and I’m truly blessed to call you mine!
3. She is a mom
Since the couple’s nuptials, Alyssa and her MLB hubby have welcomed two children together. She gave birth to a son on April 19, 2019 -whom the couple named Rhett Michael. Daughter Paisley Grace, was born on March 28, 2020.
4. She is on social media
The MLB wag and mom of two is active on both Twitter and Instagram. She often updates her feed with photos of friends and family and of course of her husband and adorable children.
She writes on her bio
‘God is so good! Married to my best friend. Blessed mama. Proud wife of #10’
5. She is a housewife
With two young children at home, is safe to say Alyssa Zunino stays busy caring for the couple’s children, all the while her husband do what he does best on the field.
Find Alyssa Zunino on Instagram here.