Brittany Panik, a popular New York baseball player, is married to Joe Panik. She is married to Joe Panik, who plays second base for the San Francisco Giants. They have been married since 2016. They have a seven-month old daughter. Since childhood, the couple have been friends. Brittany and Joe were first introduced by mutual friends. The pair began dating when they were just fifteen years old. They now live in New York and spend a lot time with their daughter.
Brittany Panik and Joe Panik met during the 2008 season. Panik was born in New York, and attended Brooklyn College. Her mother, Margaret Panik, was born in Brooklyn. Joe Panik and she met during their time together as teammates. Panik later revealed that she is a proud New Yorker. She was one of the Giants to marry a New Yorker and is very happy she did.
The Giants drafted Panik in the 2011 MLB Draft. She was a key part of the team’s title run. She came up in June 2014 and finished sixth in the NL Rookie of the Year voting. Though she only played half of the 2014 season, her glove-flip started a double play in the World Series. The Giants’ third-year player, Panik is the only Giant with a female shortstop.
Panik made her Major League debut in June 2014, pinch-hitting in eighth against the Arizona Diamondbacks. She made her Major League debut the next day, playing second base and batting seventh. She recorded her first MLB hit in her second at-bat. She hit her first home run in August 2014, a three-run double that gave the Giants the lead.
After her time in the minor leagues Panik spent the 2012 season in the Class A-Advanced California League with the San Jose Giants. She scored seven runs in 130 games and was second base. In the following year, she spent the rest of the season with the Richmond Flying Squirrels in the Class AA Eastern League. She also spent time in the Class AAA Pacific Coast League with the Miami Marlins.