Brittany Arrieta, Jake’s Wife: The Pictures You Need to See

Chicago Cubs star Jake Arrieta and his wife Brittany have a relationship that looks like it was taken straight from a storybook or movie script. Friends since elementary school, they began dating as juniors in high school, went to college at TCU together and now have a family that includes three-year-old son Cooper, 21-month-old daughter Palmer and a whole lot of adorable pictures on social media. Brittany, a former "elite-level gymnast," is endlessly supportive of her husband, who over the last couple of years has gone from forgotten prospect in Baltimore to one of MLB's most dominant aces in Chicago. When Jake tossed a no-hitter earlier this season, Brittany was of course and at the game, described afterwards as looking "like she had pitched a no-hitter herself." We've seen time and time again how important it is for professional athletes to have a strong supporting presence in their personal lives, and Jake has exactly that in his wife. Click through to learn more about her. (Getty)

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