What Happened To Yasiel Puig? Here's What We Know About Why He Is Not Playing In MLB



Yasiel Puig is not returning to the MLB; his followers are now concerned for the player. 

Yasiel Puig is a professional baseball player who plays in the Right Fielder position. He is best known for playing Major League Baseball (MLB). 

He had played in several renowned clubs like Los Angeles, Cleveland Indians, and Cincinnati Reds. People have mainly known for their nickname "The Wild Horse" in the field. 

However, the player is not returning to the MLB. Find more about the player and his recent updates. 

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What Happened To Yasiel Puig In MLB? 

Yasiel Puig started playing with MLB in 2013 for the team Los Angeles Dodgers. The player previously faced sexual allegations by two different women.  

Following the accusation, the MLB investigators interviewed a woman, as reported by ESPN. However, the player denied the allegations against him and stated them as "false and malicious."
 
The player did not face a police report at the time but later had a lawsuit against him. Also, Yasiel announced he had settled down the matter and wished to return to the field. 

However, later on, The Washington Post updated that the player had sorted out the lawsuit against him by the two women. The 2021 season was the downfall for the player, with all the allegations against him. 

He started playing in the MLB from 2013 to 2019. The player then played with a different baseball team but was suspended and traded. 

Why Is Yasiel Puig Not Playing In MLB?

Yasiel Puig previously mentioned that he has settled down the matter with him and is looking forward to his return in MLB 2022. However, the player has not made his comeback to the field yet. 

At current days, Puig has signed his contract of $1 million with the Kiwoom Heroes team in the KBO League, one of the highest level leagues in South Korea. He made a deal for the campaign in late 2021. 

Yasiel Puig's Wife And Family- Did He Marry Girlfriend Andrea De La Torre?

Yasiel Puig does not have a wife and is not married to his girlfriend, Andrea De La Torre, yet. Furthermore, this partner previously mentioned being a single mother to three kids. 

The couple has yet to update more on their relationship in 2022. The player was born to an engineer father in a family. 

Yasiel also has younger siblings named Maritza and Omar in the family.  




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