Behind every successful athlete, there is one person who is always cheering on them. For Franciso Lindor, his wife, Katia Reguero, is the one who inspires and motivates him through thick and thin.
Francisco shared an Instagram post on January 10, 2023, revealing that the couple is expecting another child in June. Many fans congratulated the couple and their eldest child, Kalina, for having a sister.
Better known as Mr. Smile, Francisco Lindor is one of the rising stars in the world of MLB. His blooming career and happy-go-lucky persona have made him the heartthrob of many ladies worldwide.
Moving on, Francisco got married to his wife, Katia Reguero, on December 16, 2021. She shared photos on her social media with the tag ‘Mrs. Lindor,’ which made their fans go crazy.
If you have wanted to know more about Katia, you are in the right place! In this article, we will explore the biography of Francisco’s baby mama.
But before we begin, let’s have a look at some interesting quick facts:
|Full Name||Katia Reguero Inserni|
|Common name||Katia Reguero|
|Birthdate||April 9, 1994|
|Age||29 Years Old|
|Mother’s Name||Maria Luisa Inserni-Milam|
|Father’s Name||Juan Reguero|
|Siblings||Nika Reguero Inserni (Sister), Jan Paul Reguero (Brother)|
|Birthplace||Aguadilla, Puerto Rico|
|College||St. Mary’s University|
|Education||Bachelor’s in International Relations and Affairs|
|Height||5’6″/1.67 m/167 cm|
|Weight||60 kg/132 lb|
|Shoe Size||41 (EU)|
|Engaged on||December 27, 2020|
|Children||One Daughter (Kalina )|
|Famous for||Fransisco Lindor’s Finacee|
|Affiliated Brands||Zero Waste|
|Social Media||Facebook, Twitter, Instagram|
|Francisco Lindor Merch||Jersey, POP MLB, Bobblehead MLB|
|Last Update||November 2023|
Katia Reguero Inserni, commonly known as Katia Reguero, was born on April 9, 1994, in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico. She grew up close to the sea and has been a vegetarian since childhood.
She was born to parents Maria Luisa Inserni Milam and Juan Reguero. Her mother, Maria, is a lawyer based in Puerto Rico.
She grew up with her siblings Maria Luisa Inserni Milam and Juan Reguero. Her brother, Juan, played baseball in Puerto Rico and attended St. Mary’s University.
Katia grew up as a musically inclined child and started playing violin early in childhood. Also, she is fluent in English, Spanish, and Portuguese.
Though Katia was born in Puerto Rico, life brought her to the States at a young age. She and her brother enrolled in St. Mary’s University, Texas.
Katia studied for a bachelor’s in international relations and affairs and graduated in 2018. Alongside that, she worked in the athletics department there for some time.
Katia has plans to study law and pursue a career shortly, as inspired by her mother. She has previously interned at law firms as well.
After Francisco broke up with his long-time girlfriend, Nilmarie Huertas, fans assumed it would take him a long time to get back into the dating scene.
However, he recovered quickly from the heartbreak and soon found himself attracted to Katia.
We don’t know precisely when the duo started dating but judging from the couple’s social media timeline, it was around late 2019 or early 2020.
Having A Baby & Engagement
Some relationships don’t take a lot of time to blossom. Likewise, Franciso and Katia soon knew they fit well together and started planning for a family.
They welcomed their first child, a daughter, in December 2020 and celebrated the year’s Christmas gracefully as a family.
To add to the joy of the Christmas mood, Lindor proposed to Katia on December 27, 2020. The event took place in a beautiful setting in a garden in the presence of their baby daughter.
They broke the engagement news via their respective Instagram on January 7.
The couple tied the knot on December 19, 2021. Shortly after, Katia renamed herself Reguero Lindor, on Instagram.
Katia is a Potterhead with an undying love for the harry potter books and pop culture. She sometimes dresses her daughter, Kalina, in Harry Potter-themed clothes.
She is also passionate about sustainable living. In 2020, she partnered with Zero Waste, a waste management company, to promote a healthy, sustainable, and reduced-impact lifestyle.
Francisco shared an Instagram post on January 10, 2023, revealing that the couple is expecting another child in June.
Moving To New York
Since the shortstop got traded to the New York Mets in 2021, the couple has moved to New York. It was an unpredictable move for them, but they seemed to have adjusted well.
Francisco’s teammates Carlos Beltrán and his wife, Jessica, helped them settle and find a home in the new city.
In early 2021, the couple paid $2.9 million to buy an estate in Montverde, Florida.
The exquisite mansion spreads over a 1-acre land and has an open-air courtyard with a fountain. Moreover, it has five bedrooms, 6.5 bathrooms, and a master suite with an exercise room.
Fransisco Lindor & Nilmarie Huertas
Before Fransisco met Katia, he dated another Puerto Rican beauty, Nilmarie Huertas. The exact details of their first meeting are unknown, but they were first spotted together in 2012.
Nilmaire is the sister of David Huertas, who has made a name for himself in Puerto Rico as a shooting guard in Baloncesto Superior National.
The couple spent six solid years in a beautiful relationship and wasn’t shy of showing their love on social media. Nilmarie accompanied Lindor in most of his games, and they used to travel together for vacation.
However, things started to change around 2017. Soon, the news of their breakup circulated all over the media. Initially, both parties stayed quiet despite dissatisfaction from fans.
Lindor was accused of cheating on Huerta, but he denied those allegations.
After some time, Nilmarie talked about her relationship with a Puerto Rican journalist and how she went through the breakup. She revealed that she was depressed after they parted ways and even thought of ending her life.
Fortunately, she has recovered from that phase and is thriving in her life now.
As of 2023, Nilmarie is dating Puerto Rican basketball player Walter Hodge. Also, she owns her boutique, ‘Vellisimo Studio,’ which specializes in modern ladies’ clothing.
Walter proposed to Nilmarie on August 2021, and they have been planning the wedding that will take place shortly.
About Fransisco Lindor
Fransisco Miguel Lindor Serrano was born on November 14, 1993, in Caguas, Puerto Rico to parents are Angel Lindor and Maria Serrano. He used to play baseball as a kid with his father and got good at it with each passing day.
At 12 years old, he moved to Florida with his father, stepmother, and brother. He played baseball during high school and was named to the USA Today’s All-USA high school baseball team.
The Cleveland Indians drafted Lindor in the first round of the 2011 MLB Draft.
He has not looked back ever since! The fabulous player gives his best every time he is on the field. In 2016, he won ‘Gold Glove Award’ and ‘Platinum Glove Award’ and ‘Silver Slugger Award’ in 2017.
Moreover, Lindor won his second Gold Glove Award in 2019. Unfortunately, following the back-to-back excellent performances, his career saw a slight dip in 2020.
Indians traded Lindor to New York Mets on January 7, 2021. Then, on March 31 this year, Lindor signed a 10-year contract with the Mets for a whopping $341 million.
Besides MLB, he has also played international baseball. In 2010, he played for the under-18 USA team in the 2010 World Junior Baseball Championship.
His team finished fifth despite losing a single game. With his excellent performance, Lindor was named to the All-IBAF Juniors Team in the shortstop position.
Likewise, Francisco was part of the Puerto Rican National Team at the 2017 world baseball classic. His team remained undefeated in the first and second rounds until losing to US in the championship game.
Social Media Presence
Like any person from this generation, Katia frequently uses social media. Many baseball fans followed her after she was recognized as Lindor’s wife.
Instagram: 49.6k followers
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Twitter: 110 followers
Her social media post primarily includes pictures with her partner Francisco and their daughter Kalina.
Katia Regeuro is the celebrity wife of MLB player Francisco Lindor, who currently plays for the New York Mets.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Is Francisco Lindor a dad?
The baseballer is currently enjoying fatherhood with his daughter Kalina. Fransisco and his fiancee Katia welcomed Kalina on November 2020.
Where is Francisco Lindor's wife from?
Fransisco's wife, Katia Regeuro, is originally from Puerto Rico. However, she moved to the US for her education and now lives here with her family.