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Braves' Dansby Swanson, USWNT's Mallory Pugh Announce Engagement in IG Photos

Scott Polacek@@ScottPolacekFeatured Columnist IVDecember 3, 2021

HOUSTON, TEXAS - NOVEMBER 02:  Dansby Swanson #7 of the Atlanta Braves and Mallory Pugh celebrate after the Braves 7-0 victory against the Houston Astros in Game Six to win the 2021 World Series at Minute Maid Park on November 02, 2021 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Carmen Mandato/Getty Images)
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Two champions are getting married.

On Thursday, USWNT player Mallory Pugh and Atlanta Braves shortstop Dansby Swanson announced they are now engaged:

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He got a ring last month. <br><br>She got a ring this month. 💍<br><br>Congrats, <a href="https://twitter.com/MalPugh?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@MalPugh</a> &amp; <a href="https://twitter.com/LieutenantDans7?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@LieutenantDans7</a>!!! ❤️💙🤍 <a href="https://t.co/7W708q8ufH">pic.twitter.com/7W708q8ufH</a>

Pugh wrote "Forever with you" on her Instagram account, while Swanson wrote "Mr. and Mrs. Swanson coming soon" on his account.

The couple have dated since 2017 and were introduced to each other by Swanson's former Braves teammate Jace Peterson, who is married to Pugh's sister.

Pugh was a member of the 2019 USWNT that won the World Cup, while Swanson helped Atlanta capture the World Series this year.