Phil, Keegan look loose; Kuchar rules Ping PongContinue reading.
Zack Greinke’s fiancee Emily Kuchar is stealing headlines — and that’s apparently OK with him
A Sports Illustrated cover (and a 0.50 ERA) will do this to you.
Kansas City Royal Zack Grienke, the most successful pitcher in the month of April and the MLB “it” story line du jour, is suddenly finding that his personal life has quickly become fodder for the tongue-wagging sports fan set.
Specifically, Greinke’s fiancee, Emily Kuchar, has been making nearly as many headlines as KC’s golden boy.
Here’s the rice and beans:
– They met in high school in Apopka, Fla. “I was a library assistant, and all of a sudden, Zack started needing
to do more homework in the library in the time I was in there. So
that’s where it kind of all began,” Kuchar told Dick Kaegel of MLB.com.
Kuchar is the reigning Miss Daytona Beach USA, a former Dallas Cowboys
cheerleader, a model and an actress. You can find her lengthy resume at
Greinke’s mental battles have been well documented. He credits Kuchar
with helping him get to this point — where baseball pundits are
scrambling to speculate as to whether he’s the best pitcher in the
– Yes … they have set a date, and it’s Nov. 21.