American professional baseball infielder, Josh Rutledge won a state championship in high school before playing college baseball for the Alabama Crimson Tide baseball team. He enrolled at the University of Alabama. On December 8th, 2016, the Red Sox selected Rutledge from the Rockies with the 26th pick of the Rule 5 draft. He became the second freshman to ever lead the team in hitting.ever lead the team in hitting.
Josh Rutledge and Laura McKeeman dated in 2012.Josh married Laura McKeeman, a reporter, and host for CNN International, ESPN, and the SEC Network. His wife McKeeman is an American beauty pageant titleholder from St. Petersburg, Florida, who was named Miss Florida 2012 on 30th November 2013.Josh signed a minor league contract with the Colorado Rockies on 23rd November 2016.ever lead the team in hitting.