Yasiel Puig

Yasiel Puig

Name Yasiel Puig
Profession Baseball Player
Date of Birth 1990-12-07
Place of Birth Cienfuegos,
Death Date
Birth Sign Sagittarius

About Yasiel Puig

MLB outfielder who recorded 27 hits in his first 15 major league games with the Los Angeles Dodgers in 2013, the second-most hits to start a career ever. He helped the Dodgers reach the World Series in 2017. In 2018, he was traded to the Cincinnati Reds, and in 2019, he was traded again to the Cleveland Indians.

Early Life Experience of Yasiel Puig

He won a bronze medal at the 2008 World Baseball Classic while playing for his native country, Cuba.

Trivia Info

The Dodgers clearly saw his potential early, as they signed him to a 7-year contract worth $42 million in June 2012.

Family Life and Relationship

He was born to Omar and Maritza Puig, a pair of engineers. He has sons named Diego, Damian and Daniel.

Close Associates

Don Mattingly managed him when he entered the majors, and the Dodgers went on a hot streak right away.

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