Mallory Diane Swanson is an American soccer player who plays forward for the Chicago Red Stars of the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL), the highest level of women’s professional soccer in the United States, and for the United States women’s national soccer team (USWNT).
Recently, the US women’s national soccer team began the year with a 4-0 win over New Zealand, with Mallory Swanson scoring twice. After a goalless first half, Swanson scored on a header from a cross by Trinity Rodman in the 52nd minute. Alex Morgan added another goal in the 60th minute, and Swanson scored again three minutes later.
Mallory Pugh, now known as Mallory Swanson, swapped her surname for that of her husband, Chicago Cubs shortstop Dansby Swanson when the two tied the knot in December. In this post, we’ll dive into the relationship of Mallory Pugh and Dansby Swanson and more you need to know about Chicago Cubs shortstop.
When Did Mallory Pugh and Dansby Swanson Meet And Get Married?
In December 2017, Mallory Pugh and Dansby Swanson’s love story began. They were first introduced to each other by Jace Peterson, Mallory’s brother-in-law and Dansby’s former teammate. They hit it off and started dating.
The lovebirds got engaged a month after Swanson and the Braves’ glorious World Series win i.e. in 2021, and on December 10, 2022, they got married at the Ritz Carolton Reynolds Lake Oconee in Greensboro, Georgia.
It’s been a month since Chicago Cubs shortstop Dansby Swanson and his beautiful wife Mallory Pugh Swanson said their vows and became husband and wife. Recently, Dansby Swanson took to Instagram to share a glimpse of the newlywed journey with his wife, Mallory Pugh Swanson, by flaunting their wedding rings in a recent post. The couple looked stunning, dressed in their finest attire.
Dansby captioned the photo, “You make it easy.” The couple’s fans and followers were delighted to see them so happy and in love.
All You Need To Know About Dansby Swanson, Mallory Pugh’s Husband
James Dansby Swanson, an American professional baseball player, currently plays as a shortstop for the Chicago Cubs in Major League Baseball (MLB). Previously, he also played for the Atlanta Braves. Swanson was selected first overall in the 2015 MLB Draft by the Arizona Diamondbacks.
In the 2022 season, Swanson’s salary was determined through arbitration and he received $10 million. He was selected as a reserve player for the Major League Baseball All-Star Game. On September 30, 2022, Swanson accomplished a milestone by hitting his 100th career home run against New York Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom.
He was the only player in Major League Baseball to play in every game of the season and was awarded the Gold Glove award at the end of the season and he became a free agent. On December 21, 2022, Swanson agreed to a seven-year deal with the Chicago Cubs, the contract was reportedly valued at $177 million.