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Fomer All-Star Baerga making retirement official

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Carlos Baerga is making it
official: He's retiring from baseball after 14 major league
seasons.

The 37-year-old Puerto Rican, a three-time All-Star infielder,
has been working as a television analyst for ESPN Deportes this
season.

Baerga plans to work as an agent for Puerto Rican athletes and
raise funds for charity through his company, "Dream Sports."

His most productive years were with the Cleveland Indians from 1990-96. He
later played for the New York Mets, San Diego Padres, Boston Red Sox and Arizona Diamondbacks.
He played for the Washington Nationals in the 2005 season. Baerga compiled a .291
career average, with 134 home runs and 774 RBI.