After spending one year with the White Sox in 2008, the Yankees acquired him prior to the start of the 2009 campaign.He played in New York for four years before signing with the Cleveland Indians prior to the 2013 season.

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For at least a month, Swisher’s been dating actress Joanna Garcia, whom you probably know from last night’s season premiere of Gossip Girl.

We can only hope that in the divided New York Yankees’ girlfriend club, Garcia is on Minka Kelly‘s side, and not Kate Hudson‘s.

Swisher is the son of former MLB catcher Steve Swisher, who played for various National League baseball clubs in the 1970s and 1980s.

Swisher was born in Columbus, Ohio, but grew up in Parkersburg, West Virginia.

It has not been decided when or where the couple will hold the ceremony, but they are excited to tie the knot.

"We kept it a secret for a while," said Swisher, who popped the question May 19.

Actress Jo Anna Garcia was born on August 10, 1979, in Tampa, Florida.

While she was still in high school, the 5'5" redhead divided her time between her home state and Montreal, where she filmed Nickelodeon's for two seasons.

Members of the bridal party include Jamie Lynn Sigler, Reba Mc Entire and Lance Bass -- and about 375 are expected to attend.

PHOTOS: Stars show off HUGE engagement rings Engaged since last May, the couple is set to arrive in Palm Beach Wednesday "This relationship's been the easiest thing I've ever done," Garcia told Us back in July.

Before his professional career, Swisher played college baseball for the Ohio State Buckeyes.