Anna Benson

Born Feb 12, 1976

Anna Benson is an American model, and wife of former Major League Baseball pitcher Kris Benson. Benson is known for her outspoken personality and for being a "baseball wife."

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1976 Birth Anna Benson was born outside of Atlanta, Georgia on February 12, 1976. (Benson, who calls herself a "harlot," says of people in her native state "They're so judgmental. … Read More


1998 22 Years Old In 1998, she met her future husband, Kris, while she was dancing at the Mardi Gras, a strip club in Atlanta, when he was playing for the Nashville Sounds in the minor leagues. (They had attended rival high schools in Georgia, but had never gotten to know one another prior to this meeting.) She and Kris Benson were married in October 1999 (her second marriage, his first). The Bensons were soon labeled "baseball's most incongruous couple," with Anna having "diverted attention" from a star pitcher who "often fades into the periphery." Anna filed for divorce on March 31, 2006, citing an "irretrievably broken" marriage. … Read More
2004 28 Years Old 1 More Event
On July 30, 2004, the Pirates traded Kris Benson to the New York Mets.
2005 29 Years Old In July 2005, she began playing at the 2005 World Series of Poker in Las Vegas. … Read More


2012 36 Years Old As of 19 July 2012 Kris has served Anna with divorce papers.
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