Former Dodger, Yasiel Puig, opens community house for kids in San Fernando

Former Dodger, Yasiel Puig, opens community house for kids in San Fernando

Puig had been working together with the City of San Fernando to open a community house for kids and their families called Puig House.

By Gabriela Milian

Thursday, June 27, 2019 9:15AMSAN FERNANDO, LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- Yasiel Puig was back in Los Angeles to play against the Angels with his new team the Cincinnati Reds. However, there was much more than baseball that the former Dodger had on his agenda while in the area.

Puig had been working together with the City of San Fernando to open a community house for kids and their families called Puig House.

"I love the community because all the time and every day when I go to play baseball I look into the stadium and a lot of people is coming to support myself and teammates," said Puig. "We need to give back to the community and giving love to all the fans."

Even though he no longer plays for a team in the Los Angeles area, a part of his heart is still here.
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