Joe Mauer is now officially taken.
Yahoo! Sports reports that Mauer proposed to his girlfriend over the weekend. Mauer and fiancee Maddie Bisanz were vacationing in Sanibel, Florida. Mauer and Bisanz have known each other since they were in high school, and they both attended Cretin-Durham High School in St. Paul, Minnesota. The pair have been dating for over a year.
"(It's) a place that is special to both of us," Mauer said Sunday from Florida. "We couldn't be happier, and we're both really excited. I was hoping for a yes, and she said yes. I'm getting to marry my best friend."
Mauer is the catcher for the Minnesota Twins.
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