Alex Bregman to Kate Upton in 2017: "Hey, can you hook me up with one of your friends or something"

Third baseman and shortstop Alex Bregman thought that his colleague Justin Verlander's supermodel wife Kate Upton would act as his matchmaker in 2017

when the Houston Astros won the World Series for the first time.

Just two days after their victory in the 2017 World Series, Alex Bregman spoke to USA Magazine and said:

When we decided to attend the World Series, I asked Kate, "Hey, can you set me up with one of your pals or something?"

Since Kate Upton was a supermodel at the time, Alex was presumably hoping to meet her beautiful friends and go on dates. 

At the time, Alex was unmarried and had not yet met his future wife, Reagan Howard.

Bregman added that his wife makes him beam with happiness: