Nicholas Lopez was born on March 13, 1995, he is an American professional baseball shortstop for the Kansas City Royals of Major League Baseball (MLB).
Lopez attended Naperville Central High School in Naperville, Illinois. In 2013, as a senior, he batted .398. After high school, he enrolled and played college baseball at Creighton University.
In 2016, his junior season, he hit .306 with two home runs and 22 RBIs in 55 games. After the season, he was drafted by the Kansas City Royals in the fifth round of the 2016 Major League Baseball draft.
During 2021 Spring Training, Lopez switched his number from 1 to 8 to allow Jarrod Dyson to wear number 1. Having hit .118 in 34 at-bats in Spring Training, Lopez was optioned to Triple-A Omaha, with Whit Merrifield expected to assume the starting second baseman role.
Nicholas Lopez is not married, but dating Sydney Lamberty. She works as a travel nurse recruiter and as a freelance graphic designer.
Atlas Med hires her as a recruiter. Sydney and Nicky were both Creighton University athletes. Despite the fact that they’ve been dating for over six years.
Nicky proposed to his long-term lover in August 2021, and she said yes! He shared the wonderful news with his followers and family on Instagram. However, the specific date of the wedding has yet to be determined. We expect the pair to go down the aisle as soon as feasible.