• Cynthia Scurtis is the ex-wife of famous baseball player Alex Rodriguez.
• She earned a degree in psychology from Ohio State University and a master’s degree in psychology from Nova Southeastern University.
• Cynthia and Alex married in 2002 and had two children before divorcing in 2008.
• Cynthia has a net worth of $14 million and Alex has a net worth of $350 million.
• Alex is currently engaged to singer and actress Jennifer Lopez.
- 1 Who is Cynthia Scurtis?
- 2 Cynthia Scurtis Bio-age, childhood and education
- 3 Career
- 4 Relationship with Rodriguez, Wedding
- 5 Children, trouble in paradise, divorce
- 6 Cynthia Scurtis Net Worth, Height, Weight & Appearance
- 7 Has Cynthia remarried?
- 8 Cynthia Scurtis Ex-husband, Alex Rodriguez
- 9 Career
- 10 Alex Rodriguez Personal Life and Net Worth
Who is Cynthia Scurtis?
Cynthia Scurtis is a psychology teacher, but she came to limelight as the wife of Alex Rodriguez, the famous basketball player. She and Alex married in 2002 and had two children before divorcing in 2008. During their marriage, Cynthia gained popularity from many around the world and has remained so despite their divorce.
Cynthia Scurtis Bio-age, childhood and education
Cynthia Scurtis was born on December 28, 1972 in Coconut Groove, Florida, USA; she is the daughter of John Scurtis and his wife Evangeline.
Cynthia, of Greek descent, spent her childhood in her hometown, with siblings Anastasia and Constantine Scurtis.
She attended Gulliver Preparatory School and matriculated at Ohio State University, where she earned a degree in psychology. Her education did not end there as she continued by enrolling at Nova Southeastern University where she received a master’s degree in psychology.
Cynthia has not built a celebrity career, instead working as a psychology teacher at Coconut Grove High School in her hometown.
She held the job for years, but once she married Alex Rodriguez, Cynthia decided to put her career on hold and focus on supporting her husband’s endeavors, including his move to New York in 2004.
Relationship with Rodriguez, Wedding
Cynthia and Alex first met in 1996 at the Body and Soul gym in Miami. Alex took an immediate interest in her, but at first she ignored his attempts to woo her. After a while, however, she accepted his invitation and the two became a couple. Six years after the romance, the couple tied the knot in a wedding ceremony on November 2, 2002.
Children, trouble in paradise, divorce
Cynthia and Alex welcomed their first child in 2004, a daughter named Natasha Alexander, and four years later, Cynthia gave birth to their second child, Ella Alexander. However, problems started appearing in their marriage after moving to New York in 2004. Alex was seen with many other women, which led to rumors of his infidelity.
A photo with another woman strained the romance between him and Cynthia, and she filed for divorce on July 7, 2008, citing her and children’s emotional abandonment and extramarital affairs committed by her husband. The two finally reached an agreement in September of the same year, but the details were not made public. According to some reports, he was paying $115,000 a month for child and spousal support, but that dropped to $50,000 and now $20,000 a month.
Cynthia Scurtis Net Worth, Height, Weight & Appearance
Although Cynthia never pursued a high-profile career, she has earned a decent amount of money from her work, and the divorce settlement has also contributed to her wealth. According to sources, Cynthia’s net worth is estimated to be around $14 million in early 2020.
Cynthia Scurtins is 1.68 m tall while she weighs about 132 lbs ~ 60 kg. Her vital stats are 34-27-36 while her bra size is 34B. She has brown eyes and blond hair.
Has Cynthia remarried?
After the divorce, Cynthia continued her love life but stayed away from the public eye. Nevertheless, it is known that she was in a relationship with Laszlo Fazekas, but the romance did not last long. In recent years she has been with Angel Nicholas and the couple have a daughter who is now three years old.
Cynthia Scurtis Ex-husband, Alex Rodriguez
Born Alexander Emmanuel Rodriguez on July 27, 1975 in New York City, USA, to Victor Rodriguez and Lourdes, during his childhood the family moved from one place to another and even lived in the Dominican Republic.
He grew up alongside older half-siblings, Joe and Suzy, who come from his mother’s first marriage. Alex attended Christopher Columbus High School, but eventually transferred to Westminster Christian School. He started playing baseball during high school and the team won the national championship in his junior year. He wanted to enroll at the University of Miami and signed a letter of intent to the university, but he was drafted by the Seattle Mariners in the first round of the 1993 amateur draft when Alex was only 17 years old.
He signed his first contract with the Mariners in 1993, worth just $1.3 million and $1 million as a signing bonus. He played one season in the minor leagues before being brought up to the main squad. He remained in Seattle until 2000, when he signed with the Texas Rangers on a 10-year deal worth $252 million, the most productive contract at the time. He was traded to the New York Yankees in 2003 and remained with them until the end of his career. He became one of the most successful baseball players and won the 2009 World Series with the Yankees.
Happy birthday, Alex Rodriguez. The Yankees’ 3B turns 37 today.
He has also appeared in 14 All-Star games, among numerous other awards. He has faced several controversies, including steroid use, which led to him being suspended for 210 games in 2014.
Alex Rodriguez Personal Life and Net Worth
Alex is known for his numerous affairs while he was married to Cynthia but seems to be settled now as he has been engaged to famous singer and actress Jennifer Lopez since March 2019.
Alex Rodriguez’s net worth is estimated at $350 million, as of early 2020.