Who Is Jenna Hammaker? Wife Of Yan Gomes

by Pragya Thu Jul 06 2023 Updated On Tue Jul 11 2023
Who Is Jenna Hammaker? Wife Of Yan Gomes

Jenna Hammaker is the wife of Brazilian - American professional baseball catcher Yan Gomes. She has her birthday on November 9

Her parents raised her with her four sisters. She is an American citizen of her nationality. 

Marriage And Children

Jenna is married to her husband, Yan Gomes. They tied the knot back in 2012 in Knoxville, Tennessee

They now share two children: Greyson Atlee and William Yan Gomes

Family of Jenna Hammaker.
Family of Jenna Hammaker. Source: Instagram

Jenna's Dad Didn't Like Her Dating Yan

Jenna met Yan for the very first time back in 2008 at University. Slowly after knowing each other, they got connected and started dating. 

However, Jenna's dad wasn't happy about their relationship. He didn't like Yan, and the reason behind that was Yan's game career. 

Jenna's dad himself was from a sports background, and her dad knew how it was going to be for Jenna to date someone from sports. 

But after meeting and knowing Yan, Jenna's dad's opinion changed about Yan, and after that, he was good with Jenna dating Yan

Jenna Hammaker with her husband, Yan Gomes.
Jenna Hammaker with her husband, Yan Gomes. Source: Instagram

About Jenna's Husband Yan 

Yan is a professional baseball catcher. He is well known for being the catcher for the Chicago Cubs of Major League Baseball

His parents are Claudia Gomes and Decio Gomes. He was born in 1987 and has his birthday on July 19

Age and Net Worth 

Jenna was born in the year 1998 and is currently 34 years old. Her husband has a net worth of $7 Million

Yan Credits The Staff For Their Success

Yan played the baseball game with his team and won with his home run. 

He had hit five homeruns in the past 14 games and acted like it was normal for him to do so. 

He stated that his entire win’s credit goes to his team’s staff and the coaches that work hard daily on and off so that the teams get better in every match. 

He even dedicated the win to all the team's staff and coaches. 

He also stated that his team and their effort are responsible for the team's success. 

Also, the team's staff gave their best and everything together for them to perform well. 

He also talked about some of his teammates doing very well this season compared to the previous seasons. 

In the interview, he talked about Justin Steele and Nico Horner and their improvement. 

Yan’s Family Faced A Hard Time

Yan hit his 3rd grand slam of his career, and it was the game worth watching as his team was on fire. 

He talked about how his teammates helped him with the successful win and the grand slam and spoke about the game in the interview. 

He was happy about his team’s win in the match that day but also looked sad while giving the interview. 

At the end of the interview, he revealed that his family was going through a rough time. 

He didn’t reveal what was his family was going through but expressed that he was with them and told them not to worry as he was far but still near to help them with tough times. 

The interviewer also gave Yan some moral support after the interview.

Yan Made His Country Proud

Yan is one of the top names that come to any baseball fan, as he is one of the best in the game. 

But he is a much bigger baseball player in Brazilian baseball history. He is the first ever Brazilian to play in the Major league games

On May 17, 2012, he made history for his country, making himself, his family, and his country proud. 

Not just he played that game, but after the game was over, his hat, jersey, and gloves were taken to be put in the Hall of Fame, which is a huge thing. 

He is also part of the history of two Brazilian facing each other in baseball for the first time with Andre Rienze

He said they were laughing at each other at that moment, and it was enjoyable to play against each other. 

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