Ryan Howard Wife Krystle Campbell: Married Life And Kids

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From dating each other to building a beautiful family together, Ryan Howard and his wife, Krystle Campbell, surely give off the couple goals vibe. 

Since they first connected in 2009, their love and commitment to each other have solidified over the years.

Today, they live an ecstatic married life along with their children.

A Retired MLB Player, Ryan Howard
A Retired MLB Player, Ryan Howard (Source: Instagram)

Nicknamed “the Big Piece,” Ryan Howard, a former baseball player, ranks among the most prolific and accomplished players. 

Drafted in the fifth round of the 2001 MLB Draft, he is famous for his clutch hitting and quick reflexes.

Throughout his career, he gained enormous success playing for Philadelphia Phillies from 2004 to 2016.

The three-time All-Star became the fastest player to reach 100 and 200 home run milestones in 2007 and 2009, respectively.

The two-time NL HR champion also comes under the list of batters in the fifty-home run club.

Likewise, his other notable accomplishment includes the Silver Slugger Award and Hank Aaron Award. 

In addition, before his retirement in 2018, Ryan had played with Atlanta Braves and Colorado Rockies in the minor league.

Ryan Howard Wife Krystle Campbell: Married Life And Kids

Krystle Campbell met former MLB player Ryan Howard in 2009 during a festive night in Tampa. After a brief talk, the two instantly hit off exchanged numbers and officially began dating.

After dating for a while, Ryan kneeled and proposed to her during their holiday in Florida in 2010.

Marking a new beginning to their journey, on December 1, 2012, the couple exchanged wedding rings in a glamorous ceremony in Maui, Hawaii. Their journey to matrimony has been nothing but a beautiful one.

Ryan Howard With His Wife And Three Daughters
Ryan Howard With His Wife And Three Daughters (Source: Instagram)

Soon after their wedding, the couple had a baby girl named Ariana Grace (b. November 13, 2014).

Besides her, they have two other daughters, Alexandria and Amara Grace Howard (b. August 30, 2019).

Not to forget, Ryan also has a son named Darian Alexander (b. January 26, 2001), whose mother’s name remains undisclosed.

The pair have gracefully embraced the responsibilities of parenthood. 

When it comes to Krystle’s personal life, her biggest claim to fame is her success in cheerleading.

The Penncrest High School and a West Chester University graduate was a member of the Philadelphia Eagles cheerleading team and also worked as a teacher.

However, it is unsure if she still pursues her teaching career.

Lawsuit Between Ryan And His Family

Following his father’s advice, Ryan chose his family instead of professionals to handle and operate his company, RJH Enterprise.

His father, Ron, and his mother, Cheryl, served as Business manager and Chief Financial Officer, respectively.

Likewise, his two brothers, Chris and Corey, acted as General Counsel and Personal Assistant.

However, it was not long before they misused their positions, defrauding Ryan.

After discovering such a defaming act, Ryan proposed to remove his family members from his finances. To which his parents allegedly responded to receive $5 million each.

Ryan Howard With His Mother
Ryan Howard With His Mother (Source: Philadelphia Inquirer)

On the other hand, his brother, Corey, initially sued Ryan for more than $2.7 million for breaching their deal.

Ryan countersued him and his parents for fraud and mismanagement of his funds in January 2014.

He claimed that his mother had authorized payment of nearly $2.8 million from RJH to family members, which he didn’t know about.

The case was registered in federal court in Missouri, and after a long dispute, Ryan finally settled the nasty legal case in November 2014.

Utsana Thapa
Utsana Thapa

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