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Ronald Acuña Jr. Is Retiring From Venezuelan Baseball

Written by Tony Ghaul

Ronald Acuña Jr. have fans a wild over the top home run celebration on Tuesday night during a Venezuelan Winter League game.

During the game, Ronald Acuña Jr’s family was attacked during the 7th inning of the game. His family was attacked with glasses of beer and soft drinks.

This prompted an immediate response from Ronald Acuña Jr. He announced on Instagram that he was retiring from Venezuelan baseball.

Acuña was extremely emotional following the altercation. He has decided to end his Venezuelan baseball career. This includes the World Baseball Classic, which he was supposed to compete in this March.

Atlanta Braves All-Star Ronald Acuña Jr. Photo courtsey of

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