Yasiel Puig

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Birthday
7, 1990
Birthplace
Cienfuegos, Cuba
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthplace
Cienfuegos, Cuba

About

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.

Before Fame

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

Trivia

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

Family Life

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

Associated With

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