Nick Swisher and JoAnna Garcia Swisher

JoAnna Garcia Swisher and her husband, Major League Baseball player Nick Swisher, welcomed their first child this week, People reports.

Emerson Jay Swisher was born May 21 in Cleveland, Ohio, where Swisher, 32, is currently playing for the Cleveland Indians.

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"We are overjoyed, blessed and so full of love that our daughter Emme has finally arrived," the couple said in a joint statement. "She is healthy, beautiful and vibrant. She is the best feeling in the world."

Garcia Swisher, 33, who is best known for her roles on Reba and Privileged, married ex-New York Yankee Swisher in December 2010 after dating for more than a year.