Matt Harvey Sister Jessica And Jocelyn Harvey- Parents And Family

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Matt Harvey sister, Jessica and Jocelyn Harvey, showed their selfless support for him during his MLB career.

Jessica and Jocelyn have always been on the baseball court to watch him play and progress.

Matthew Harvey, known as “The Dark Knight,” is a retired American professional baseball pitcher.

Matt Harvey Former Professional MLB Player
Matt Harvey, Former Professional MLB Player (Source: Politico)

He spent nine seasons in MLB playing for teams such as the New York Mets, Cincinnati Reds, Los Angeles Angels, Kansas City Royals, and Baltimore Orioles.

Matt Harvey announced his retirement from professional baseball via Instagram on May 5, 2023.

Growing up, Matt was a New York Yankees fan and idolized players like Paul O’Neill and Derek Jeter.

Matt Harvey Sisters, Jessica And Jocelyn

Jessica and Jocelyn were born to Ed and Jackie Harvey in the Connecticut city of New London.

Their mother, Jackie Harvey, is a primary school teacher, and their father, Ed Harvey, played centerfield for the UConn Huskies in the 1972 College World Series and later became a coach in returned to Groton.

Matt Harvey Sisters, Jessica Harvey & Jocelyn
Matt Harvey Sisters, Jessica Harvey & Jocelyn (Source: Instagram)

They both are of mixed ethnic descent of Irish and Italian, which makes them part of a mixed racial community.

Jessica is a realtor in Stonington Realty, LLC, and has closed one deal with a total value of $250k, per her profile.

Meanwhile, Jocelyn is married to H Hartmann, but no information about her kids is available.

The sisters, Jessica and Jocelyn, love their younger brother Matt Harvey, a former American professional baseball pitcher. 

Father & Son Duo, Matt & ED Harvey

The close bond between Matt Harvey and his father, Ed, was evident early on.

His father took on the responsibility of training Matt and accompanied him to daycare and school.

Matt would join his father during varsity baseball practices, where he observed Ed’s disciplined coaching style.

Ed believes this exposure to his coaching may have contributed to Matt’s strong will.

Matt Thanking His Dad, ED Via An Instagram Post
Matt Thanking His Dad, ED, Via An Instagram Post (Source: Instagram)

Ed’s father had a successful coaching career, including three state championships at Fitch High School, before becoming an assistant coach at Avery Point.

How hard he pushed his son. One day the coach reprimanded Matt for a mistake on the field. That prompted the team’s catcher to say, “Boy, Coach, you get on him a lot.”

However, Ed reevaluated his methods and realized how hard he pushed his son.

When the coach reprimanded Matt during a game, leading a team’s catcher to say, “Boy, Coach, you get on him a lot.”

This prompted Ed to change his approach and allow Matt more freedom on the field, recognizing that mistakes are part of the learning process.

Vandana Thapa
Vandana Thapa
Vandana is one of our observant and appreciative writers, an avid reader with a passion for sports, whether from F1 to Lacrosse. Our work gives a two-way growth to the readers as well as the writer and a tour of the sports world.

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