Birth Name: Benjamin Thomas Zobrist
Place of Birth: Eureka, Illinois, U.S.
Date of Birth: May 26, 1981
Ethnicity: English, German, one eighth Italian/Sicilian, possibly Norwegian, French-Canadian, other
Ben Zobrist is an American professional baseball player. He was a second baseman and outfielder in MLB. He is nicknamed “Zorilla.”
Ben is the son of Cynthia and Thomas Zobrist. He is married to Julianna Zobrist, a Christian musician, who plays a Christian pop style of electronic dance music. The couple has three children. He is a devout Christian.
Ben’s maternal grandfather is Andrew Cali III (the son of Andrew Cali II and Dorothy White). Ben’s great-grandfather Andrew was the son of Andrea Cali and Antonina Canale, who were Sicilian.
Ben’s maternal grandmother is named Dorothea “Dot” Marshall.
Ben’s paternal grandparents likely are Lloyd Zobrist and Jeanine Pederson.