After the first three games of the NLCS, I was starting to get a little worried about how Cubs fans would react to their stud shortstop Addison Russell’s rough 0-9 stretch. Fortunately, he turned up in a big way to close out the series with six hits and two huge home runs in Games 4 and 5. Now it’s on to the World Series for Addison and his wife, Melisa Reidy.
The two got married this past January and have two kids (girl and boy) together. Melisa’s certainly ready to continue flying the W in The Land:
Sorry to the Chicago jersey chasers out there — the Cubs’ crop of young infielders are basically taken.