It’s a Boy! Cubs infielder Javier Baez hosts gender reveal party

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Javier Baez and his girlfriend Irmarie Marquez find out they are having a boy at a gender reveal party in January. (Courtesy: Javier Baez/Twitter)

CHICAGO – It’s become a somewhat of a challenge for people to come up with the most creative ways to find out if their expectant child is a girl or a boy.

This has been especially true for athletes, who’ve gotten in the habit of posting their gender reveals online.

Javier Baez has become the latest to do so on Monday.

The Cubs infielder posted pictures of he and his girlfriend Irmarie Marquez revealed that they are expecting a boy. Their gender reveals included the couple of opening up a present with blue balloons and confetti popping out.

Back on January 24th, the couple announced the pregnancy on Twitter. Of course at that point the didn’t know if it was a boy or a girl.

Drafted by the Cubs in the first round of the 2011 MLB Draft, Baez is getting ready for his fifth season at the major league level with the Cubs.

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