David Wade Ross is a former baseball catcher. He is currently serving as the manager of the Chicago Cubs of Major. Ross is a native of Georgia and but grew up in Florida. His background belongs to the family of athletes. Ross’s father was a member of the softball league team, where his mother was a basketball player. Both of his uncles were footballers in college time. While Ross was in Florida high school, he played baseball for the Florida High School Demons.
Ross’s confidence in athletics increased when he achieved an athletic scholarship for Auburn University in Auburn. He played college baseball for Auburn Tiger for in year till 1997. He marked a milestone when he hit a walk-off three-run home when he was in playing during the tournament of the college world series. Eventually, he transferred to Florida and played one match for them.
His professional and real career began when he was drafted to Los Angeles Dodgers in the 19th round. He was again drafted by them, but this time in the 7th round. Ross marked his MLB debut on the 29th of June 2002. Ross played for the Dodgers till 2004 until his contract was transferred to Pittsburgh Pirates in 2005. After he completed a series of 40 games for them, he was traded to San Diego Padres in 2005 and played 11 games for them.
He eventually played for Cincinnati Reds, Boston Red Sox (1st and 2nd shift), Atlanta Braves, and Chicago Cubs. In 2014, Chicago Cubs announced that they have signed Ross for two years, and the deal was worth $5 million.
We won’t be able to come to his personal life if we keep on discussing his professional career. He is currently dating Torrey DeVitto. But why did he divorce his wife anyways?
The former baseball player divorced his wife Hyla Ross even after they knew each other for a long time. He and Hyla are blessed with three children. They first met during their high school days, and then their journey started from friends to lovers and lovers to a married couple. They exchanged holy vows in Feb 2005. Their relationships started facing actual problems, and one of the major problems of their relationship was “responsibilities”. Ross remained preoccupied with baseball responsibility on his head. He got some free time after his retirement, but then his coach responsibility started haunting him.
Eventually, their relationship started deteriorating, and they decided to file a divorce in 2020.
Who is David Ross currently dating?
David Ross is completely in love with Torrey DeVitto. She posted a black and white selfie of her and David where she is landing a kiss on David’s cheek. The 37-year-old Chicago Med star captioned the photo as “Love Him Madly” and also added a red heart emoji along with the caption. This is not the first time that Torrey has teased her fans with relationship suspense. Previously, she attended a Cubs game in Cincinnati and posted some cool photos. These photos included Ross which can be seen, and she drew a heart around his head. So, that means she was already prepared to make her relationship official with David.
For David, this relationship is very important as he divorced his wife last year. The gap between his divorce and his current relationship is not that much. That means he and Torrey have met after his divorce, and then they started developing feelings for each other.
Torrey was married to Paul Wesley for two years. They filed for divorce in 2013. They met each other in 2007 on the set of Killer movies. There was no public chaos between them, but Paul’s representatives said they have separated from the mutual decision. As for Torrey’s dating life, she holds numerous relationships. Before marrying Paul, she dated Jared Drake Bell in 2004. Later on, she dated Paul and after the divorce, she dated Carlos Munoz. She then went to date Rick Glassman, Artem Chigvintsev, and recently dated Jesse Lee Sofferin in 2018.
The 36-year-old actress has finally found the man of her dreams in David Ross. There is no comment made by Ross on the relationship with Torrey but he just commented on her post.