The Canadian professional baseball player Josh Naylor is engaged to his future wife, Chantel Collado, who is a singer-songwriter.
The lovely couple are planning to be married soon, and fans can’t wait for it.
Born on June 22, 1997, Joshua-Douglas James Naylor plays the position of first baseman and outfielder for the Cleveland Guardians in Major League Baseball (MLB).
Naylor played for the Ontario Blue Jays in the Premier Baseball League of Ontario (PBLO) during his amateur career.
In 2014, Naylor received recognition as one of the ten high school invitees to the MLB Junior Select Home Run Derby, held during the MLB All-Star Week at Target Field.
Similarly, in 2015, Naylor was recognized by Perfect Game as one of the top 50 prospects in the 2015 MLB Draft.
After being selected as the 12th overall pick in the 2015 MLB draft by the Miami Marlins.
On July 29, 2016, the Marlins traded him to San Diego Padres, and he made his MLB debut against the Toronto Blue Jays in 2019.
Recently, on January 13, 2023, Naylor agreed to a one-year contract worth $3.35 million with the Guardians, avoiding salary arbitration.
Josh Naylor Wife Chantel Collado
Josh Naylor, the MLB player, recently got engaged to his girlfriend, Chantel Collado, on June 12, 2023.
Chantel Collado is professionally a singer and songwriter with nearly a million streams on Spotify.
She is a bachata artist from Canada and performs for live audiences at festivals and musical events.
Bachata originated in the Dominican Republic, characterized by vocal performances and guitar-driven melodies.
Chantel is a multi-lingual artist and can sing in two languages, Spanish and English. She writes her own material alongside her brother, Junior Collado, and her band.
Although she is a relatively popular artist, she likes to keep her family information very private and rarely speaks about them online.
Josh Naylor Family And Brothers
The professional athlete is born to Chris and Jenice Naylor in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. He holds the position of the eldest among his two brothers, Noah and Myles.
Noah is the second eldest, born in 2000, and Myles in 2005, becoming the youngest child from the Naylor family.
In the 2018 MLB draft, the Cleveland Indians selected Noah-Gibson “Bo” Naylor in the first round of the draft.
He made his major league debut on October 1, 2022, against the Kansas City Royals, initially as a defensive replacement.
Before the start of the 2023 season, Noah actively participated in the 2023 World Baseball Classic as a member of the Canadian national baseball team.
However, at the start of the 2023 season, the Guardians made the decision to option him to the Columbus Clippers.
And his youngest brother, Myles Naylor, attends the same school where Josh graduated from, St. Joan of Arc.
In 2020, Myles verbally committed to Texas Tech to further his advancement in his athletics and studies. In 2022, the University finally accepted him into their program.