Vanessa Morgan and Michael Kopech separated after five months of marriage. On Monday, People reported that the 24-year-old White Sox Pitcher applied for divorce from the 28-year-old Riverdale Stern on June 19 thereafter The Chicago Tribune The news was first published, citing court records.
While neither Vanessa nor Michael have publicly commented on their split, the news comes just days after Vanessa announced on Instagram that she was pregnant with her first child. A representative from Vanessa confirmed this People that Michael is the baby's father, but refused to comment on the divorce application. A spokesman for Michael did not respond immediately PeoplePlease comment.
Vanessa and Michael got married after almost two years together in an intimate ceremony in Florida last January. The actress shared the news of her pregnancy last Friday on Instagram. In addition to a photo album of her gender revelation celebration, she wrote: "I am overjoyed to be able to welcome my little boy to the world this January. This little guy has already brought me so much happiness and the feeling of such a greater purpose. I can don't wait to meet you !! "