Lianet Barrera is the lovely wife of professional baseball player, Yuli Gurriel –currently a first baseman for the Houston Astros.
Lianet’s Cuban player hubby was born Yulieski Gurriel in Sancti Spiritus. He followed into his father’s footsteps as the son of former baseball player Lourdes Gurriel Delgado. Yuli’s younger brother, named after their father Lourdes Jr. –is an infielder for the Toronto Blue Jays. They have another brother, Yunieski Gurriel.
Yuli Gurriel, the first and third baseman for the Houston Astros defected from Cuba alongside his brother Lourdes Jr. after they competed in the Caribbean World Series. He signed with the Astros on July 16, 2016; prior to that, he played for the Yokohama DeNA BayStars.
He joined the Rookie-level Gulf Coast League, the Gulf Coast Astros; subsequently played for the Lancaster JetHawks, Corpus Christi Hooks and finally for the Fresno Grizzlies.
Gurriel eventually made his MLB debut with the Astros on August 21, 2016.
The 34-year-old veteran player, known for his wild hair –is also happily married and the father of two sons.
He and Lianet Barrera have been together for a few years. Lianet also a Cuban native is actually from the same town as her man. According to social media, she studied at Manuel Piti Fajardo School.
Though it not for certain that the couple is hitched she is described as his wife in Spanish media. The two are also bound together for life as the parents of two sons. Lianet gave birth to Yeremy Xean Gurriel, in October 2016. The couple welcomed second son, Jayden, earlier this year.
The wag and mom of two keeps a low profile and is not a big fan of social media. Instead she can be seen on some of her man’s photos on Instagram.