A source confirmed to PEOPLE in March 2017 that Jennifer Lopez and retired MLB pro Alex “A-Rod” Rodriguez “have been dating for a few weeks.” The athlete confirmed their relationship status during an appearance on, and the pair made their red carpet debut as a couple at the 2017 Met Gala in May.The romance reveal followed Rodriguez’s February split from Silicon Valley CEO Anne Wojcicki, and news that Lopez and former fling Drake “were never that serious.” Below, all the details we know so far about the new power couple on the block. The couple traveled to Puerto Rico in January 2018 to announce the launch of the Puerto Rico Federally Qualified Health Centers Disaster Recovery Fund, an effort to boost the work of health centers that provide accessible healthcare to underserved communities in the wake of the damaging hurricane. In January, the couple, who have blended their families seamlessly since they began dating, brought their respective kids with them to the game: Lopez’s 9-year-old twins Emme and Max; and Rodriguez’s daughters Natasha, 13, and Ella, 9. We both had ups and downs and challenges in our 30s, and by our 40s we’d both been through so much.
It’s nice for Jennifer to be with a man who has his own money and spends it wisely.” Rodriguez’s daughters love Lopez.The former Yankees player’s daughters are just as in love with Lopez as their dad is. They look at her like she’s the Messiah,” Rodriguez told PEOPLE exclusively about his daughters Ella, 9, and Natasha, 13.“When they’re in Las Vegas, I don’t think they leave Jennifer’s side,” he added.“My girls essentially hit the lottery,” he continued.