WASHINGTON, June 1 (UPI) -- Bryce Harper, an outfielder for the Washington Nationals, got engaged to longtime girlfriend Kayla Varner.
The couple confirmed their engagement Saturday at the team's Dream Gala fundraiser, which raises money for the Washington National's Dream Foundation, the Washington Post reported.
Teammate Gio Gonzalez congratulated Harper.
"It's a blessing for Bryce," Gonzalez said. "We got to see him grow up in a way, so we're really happy for him."