Dustin Pedroia is a baseball second baseman for the Boston Red Sox of Major League Baseball (MLB). He is the son of Debbie Pedroia and Guy Pedroia.
Pedroia attended Arizona State University (ASU), where he played college baseball for the Arizona State Sun Devils baseball team.
On January 9, 2009, Pedroia was named as the cover athlete of the baseball video game MLB 09: The Show and appeared in several commercials for the game. In 154 games of 2016, he finished the year with 318 batting average, 201 hits, 36 doubles, 105 runs scored, 15 home runs, and 74 RBI. In 2016, Pedroia won the title of Rawlings Defensive Player of the Year.
Dustin Pedroia married Kelli Hatley in 2006. On 118th August 18, 2009, the couple is blessed with a boy named Dylan Pedroia. On September 13, 2012, their second son named ColePedroia was born and on 13th June 2014 their third son, Brooks was born.