Baseball player Michael Kopech filed for divorce from his wife Vanessa Morgan in June after five months of marriage, reports The Chicago Tribune Monday evening after viewing court documents. Friday left the Riverdaleactress know to be pregnant with her first child.
Kopech is said to have filed the divorce papers on June 19. No date has yet been set for a hearing.
On July 10, Kopech’s baseball team, the Chicago White Sox, reported that due to personal circumstances, the pitcher would not play the upcoming baseball season. Kopech also missed preparatory training camps for the shortened baseball league due to the corona crisis to deal with an unspecified personal issue.
Morgan and Kopech were married on January 4, after the 24-year-old baseball player proposed to the 28-year-old actress in July 2019. A spokesperson confirmed on behalf of Morgan that Kopech is the father of her child.