Houston Astros longtime first baseman and four-time All-Star Jeff Bagwell is announces his retirement from baseball in 2006. Bagwell was elected to the Hall of Fame Wednesday.
Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig shakes hands with fans Dec. 16 at the Latin American Stadium in Havana during a Major League Baseball goodwill tour. Puig and fellow Cuban national Jose Abreu of the Chicago White Sox returned home Tuesday for the first time since defecting — Puig in 2012, Abreu in 2013 — to join the American big leagues.
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