She said Yes!: Royals’ Nicky Lopez gets engaged in Chicago

Kansas City Royals

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS – AUGUST 21: Nicky Lopez #8 of the Kansas City Royals reacts after stealing second base during the seventh inning of a game against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field on August 21, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Nuccio DiNuzzo/Getty Images)

CHICAGO — The Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago Cubs on Saturday 4-2, but for shortstop Nicky Lopez, the winning didn’t stop there.

Lopez proposed to girlfriend Sydney Lamberty in Chicago with the skyline in the background.

“I cannot wait to continue this journey with you! You are my world and I love you!” Lopez posted on social media.

Lamberty and Lopez have been together since playing basketball and baseball at Creighton University respectively.

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