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Found May 09, 2013 on Larry Brown Sports:
PLAYERS: CJ Wilson
TEAMS: Los Angeles Angels

Via Larry Brown Sports:

Los Angeles Angels pitcher CJ Wilson is off to a solid start to the 2013 season, and we aren’t just talking about his performance. In addition to being 3-1 with a 3.86 ERA, Wilson has also decided to take the next step with his incredibly hot girlfriend, Lisalla Montenegro.

Our man Jimmy Traina at SI Hot Clicks, who broke the story that Wilson and Montenegro were dating last July, called our attention to a tweet that Montenegro sent out on Wednesday showing off her new engagement ring.

 

That thing looks like it probably cost a pretty penny, as it should with Wilson having signed a five-year, $77.5 million contract with the Angels last year and all. Montenegro may not be the most famous WAG on our extensive list, but Wilson has certainly done well for himself. Here’s hoping they enjoy a long and healthy marriage.

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