PICTORIAL: Baseball in Puerto Rico, old-school style

Baseball in Latin America — and the fan fervor for the game — goes back more than a century. But it’s in the winter when the fun really heated up as MLB players from stars to scrubs —including plenty of future Hall of Famers — would head to the sunny climes of the Caribbean to keep their skills sharp.

Click on the photos for a look back at how baseball was played in Puerto Rico.