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Soccer Star Mia Hamm Welcomes Twins

U.S. soccer star Mia Hamm and her husband, Los Angeles Dodgers hunk Nomar Garciaparra, welcomed twin baby girls on Wednesday, her rep confirmed.

People magazine broke the story.

“Both babies are healthy,” announced Josh Rawitch, a spokesman for the Dodgers team.

Hamm, 33, played on the U.S. women's national soccer team for 18 years, retiring after the 2004 Olympics.

She met Garciaparra at a 1998 charity event and wed in Santa Barbara in 2003. They currently reside in Los Angeles.

“Extra” sends our congrats to the superstar family!