The Cubs placed Ben Zobrist on the restricted list last week and there were no specifics on why Zobrist was going to be away from the team and for how long. Julianna is a professional singer who infuses a little bit of electronic influence into her music.
The Chicago Tribune reported that the couple was married on December 17, 2005, in Iowa City, Iowa, and that Julianna Zobrist "hired Berger Schatz attorney Karen Krehbiel, who represented Chicago billionaire hedge fund CEO Kenneth Griffin in his split with Anne Dias Griffin in 2014".
Ben Zobrist filed a complaint for legal separation in Tennessee, according to The Tennesseean.
Cubs veteran Ben Zobrist remains on a personal leave of absence from the team, and court documents filed in Chicago indicate he is getting divorced.
"Husband is unsure if the marriage can be salvaged", the filing says, according to the Tennessean. Court records show the filing was Monday. She has retained Chicago law firm Berger Schatz.
In addition to Blaise, the couple has a son, Zion, and another daughter, Kruse. He helped the Kansas City Royals win the title in 2015 and did the same the following season with the Cubs.
Ben Zobrist was traded to the Rays as a minor-leaguer in a July 2006 trade for Aubrey Huff and, under manager Joe Maddon, developed into an All-Star and the mold for the multipositional super utility player that has become an integral part of Major League Baseball rosters.