On Sunday, August 22, Kansas City Royals star Nicky Lopez announced that he is engaged to his girlfriend, Sydney Lamberty.

The MLB player’s engagement news arrives on the heels of his team’s victory against the Chicago Cubs on Saturday. Hence, baseball fans had two reasons to celebrate this weekend.

Nicky, 26, has been with his girlfriend, Sydney, for a long time now. He often posts pictures with his beau on his Instagram.

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Who is Sydney Lamberty?

Nicky’s fiance Sydney is a self-employed Graphic Designer and a travel nurse recruiter by profession. She works as a recruiter for Atlas Medstaff.

On her Instagram, Sydney has over 5,000 followers. She also has over 19,000 people following her on TikTok, where she creates videos about makeup, travel nursing and her life in general.

Moreover, Sydney also appears to have a strong social life. She is very close to her group of girlfriends.

From her Instagram account, we can make out that Nicky’s girlfriend is a huge baseball fan. She is often photographed at games cheering her boyfriend on. However, Sydney is not just a sports fan, she is also a former basketball player.

Both Sydney and Nicky played sports during their time at Creighton University. The pair have been together for six years now.

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A look at Nicky Lopez’s engagement posts

Nicky posted three pictures in his social media post announcing his engagement. The posts feature the MLB star proposing to his girlfriend, in Chicago’s Milton Lee Olive Park. A second snap sees them kissing, while the third one showcases the diamond-studded engagement ring.

In the caption, the 26-year-old wrote: “She said YES!!! ❤️💍 I cannot wait to continue this journey with you! You are my world and I love you! 🥂 cheers to many more years stuck with me!

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MLB star’s recent win against Chicago Cubs explored

The game on Saturday between Kansas City Royals and the Chicago Cubs was a quick one. The Royals secured their sixth sweep of this season with a 9-1 win to take their record to 55-68.

The Royals displayed their impressive offensive tactics as they scored two runs each in innings three, four, five as well as six.

At the end of the sixth inning, the Royals’ total was nine runs on 13 hits. Nicky walked twice and got on base four times displaying some impressive baseball skills.

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