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Jeff McNeil Wife Tatiana McNeil Is A Scientist

By Aditya Bhattarai / 14 March 2023 08:14 AM

Jeff with Tatiana and his son Lucas at the signing of his contract extention with the Mets on February 1st, 2023.
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Jeff McNeil wife Tatiana DaSilva McNeil is a graduate of California State University. Jeff married Tatiana on 3 February 2016.

McNeil is a two-time All-Star baseball player for the New York Mets, drafted in the 12th round of the 2013 MLB Draft. The utility player is teammates with first baseman Mark Canha and pitcher Tylor Megill.

He made his professional debut through Kingsport Mets in the Minor League. Later, the Mets promoted him to the Major League team on 24 July 2018. McNeil recorded his first Major league hit with the first pitch of his MLB career.

After being named an All-Star player the following season, Jeff became a batting sensation. Similarly, he got his second All-Star, along with the title of MLB Batting Champion and Silver Slugger award in 2022.

McNeil had not prioritized baseball until his senior year at Nipomo High School. However, his performance at the summer ball impressed Cal State Northridge to offer him a scholarship.

Playing with the Northridge in his early years, he moved to CSU Long Beach after his coach left the college in 2011.

Tatiana DaSilva McNeil Works To Protect The Environment

Tatiana DaSilva is an Environmental Scientist formerly employed by AECOM. She worked with US Air Force and Air Guard Bases.

Working with the National forces, her job was to enforce air quality programs and take inventory of the emissions at the Air Guard bases. She was working at the Santa Maria base, leading the Great Place to Work program for improving office morals. 

Environmental Scientist Tatiana McNeil has been together with Jeff since their college days.
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DaSilva received her Bachelor of Science degree from California State University Long Beach in Environmental Science and Policy. After graduating, she started her career as an Earth Data Support Scientist for NASA GES DISC through ADNET Systems Inc. 

She worked at the Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center at Greenbelt station in Maryland and was a research assistant for sustainable development programs at GFDD.

DaSilva Grew Up In Elk Grove

Tatiana McNeil was raised by her father Marcelo DaSilva. DaSilva has a younger sister Bianca and a stepbrother Gabriel.

Marcelo married her stepmother Dana Ostrenga in 2015, while details about her birth mom remain a secret.

Tatiana with her siblings celebrating fathers day for Marcelo DaSilva.
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Her dad is an Aircraft Maintenance Technician at Northrop Grumman Mission Systems. Tatiana's stepmother is a scientist and Assistant project manager at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center.

Her sister Bianca is two years younger than her, while her brother Gabriel is only six years old in 2023. 

Jeff McNeil And Tatiana DaSilva McNeil Relationship

Jeff McNeil and Tatiana DaSilva McNeil had a destination wedding at Edwards Barn, Nipomo, California, in February 2018.

They dated for three years before tying the knot. The baseball couple have been married for five years and have welcomed a son and two pets.

They likely met at California State University Long Beach after Jeff transferred there in 2011. While DaSilva had been studying at Long Beach since 2010, Jeff left Northridge after his coach left the team in 2011.

The bridesmaids and groomsmen of Tatiana and Jeff had many wonderful pictures taken by photographer Tevin Limon.
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Although they rarely discussed their relationship before marriage, they might have dated each other long before 2015. Jeff shared a picture of them for the first time on Facebook in December 2015.

Jeff And Tatiana McNeil Wedding

Jeff McNeil and Tatiana McNeil hired photographer Tevin Limon for their wedding in California.

According to Tevin's blog, the bride and groom took a ride to a place nearby for a beautiful photoshoot.

Moments from Tatiana and Jeff's wedding highlighted by the pictures taken by Tevin Limon.
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Accompanied by the bridesmaid and groomsmen, the pair had taken multiple pictures to reminiscence the moments from their special day. They were close friends for many years and enjoyed capturing the memories from that day.

Jeff and Tatiana looking adorable in their wedding pictures taken by Photographer Tevin Limon.
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The ceremony took place in the venue's garden, under the clear blue sky, making it perfect weather for the wedding. The groom was dashing in his blue suit standing in the chapel, while the bride looked beautiful in her white gown as her father walked her down the aisle.

Jeff shared a heartfelt post to Tatiana on their fourth wedding anniversary.
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The pictures from the ceremony taken by Tevin will make people experience it as if they attended it themselves.

Their Anniversary Moments

Jeff and Tatiana recently celebrated their fifth anniversary on 3 February 2023. The previous year Jeff had shared an Instagram post with a lovely caption for her.

Jeff and Tatiana have been in a loving relationship for three years before getting married in 2018.
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It was even more special this year as Jeff had signed a four-year extension with the Mets two days before their anniversary. While they could have beautifully celebrated the occasion, they did not share an Instagram post this year.

Jeff And Tatiana Son Lucas Hayden McNeil

Jeff McNeil and Tatiana McNeil gave birth to son Lucas Hayden McNeil on 13 July 2022.

The McNeil couple revealed the good news of their first pregnancy on 16 January 2022. Jeff shared an Instagram post with Tatiana holding the ultrasound photos.

Jeff shared a post with pictures of their first son's ultrasound for announcing the news of his first baby.
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As a one-week-old child, Lucas had the opportunity to attend the MLB All-Star 2022 red carpet event on 20 July 2022.

Jeff, Tatiana, Lucas, their dog Willow and their cat makes their family of five complete.
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The Instagram post by Jeff with their pictures from the All-Star event had many comments regarding the baby. Similarly, the baseball pitcher and his partner are the parents of two adorable pets, making them a family of five.

Jeff McNeil took his one week old son Lucas at his MLB All-Star Red Carpet event on July 20, 2022.
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Their dog Willow is also famous for the events connected with her adoption and how it became a news factor. Later, she often appeared at Jeff's games, and he introduced her as a Mets fan on Instagram.

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