Found July 06, 2013 on Next Impulse Sports:
The MLB announced the 2013 MLB All-Star rosters, and you will not find a certain Yasiel Puig on any of the lists. If Puig looks to make the All-Star game he will need to grab the fan vote. Puig had 842,915 write-in votes, most since #Pirates Freddy Sanchez totaled 856,685 in 2006. — MLB Public Relations (@MLB_PR) July 6, 2013 AL Roster NL Roster Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
RELATED ARTICLES

Yasiel Puig’s Sweet Spot Is Pretty Damn Sweet

SportsCenter’s Twitter account just tweeted out this graphic depicting the sweet spot of Dodgers phenom Yasiel Puig and, well, you probably shouldn’t throw him strikes. The 22-year old outfielder is hitting .493 on pitches in the strike zone this season. That’s quite the sweet spot, no?   [@SportsCenter] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
HE'S NO ANGEL

Scioscia: Puig not an All-Star

Angels manager Mike Scioscia is the latest person to state the opinion that Dodgers rookie phenom Yasiel Puig shouldn't make the All-Star team.

The Great Puig Debate of 2013

There’s hasn’t been a more polarizing player to come into the Major Leagues in the last couple of years. His name is Yasiel Puig and he has been the cause of many arguments among the Baseball Professor writers this last month. Well, we finally decided to take all of our opinions public and show you what we all think of the 22-year-old Cuban defector.If you haven’t heard of...

Freddie Freeman or Yasiel Puig?

We the people, fans of Major League Baseball have the power to vote in the final All-Stars for the MLB All-Star Game at Citi Field. It was thought that the Cuban sensation Yasiel Puig would run away with the voting, but the Atlanta Braves fans have spoken and helped Freddie Freeman jump out to an early lead. We can vote through Thursday and you can make it official by clicking here...

Puig among final 5 All-Star

All-Star Game rosters were announced on Saturday, but baseball fans will have to wait and see if Los Angeles Dodgers phenom Yasiel Puig will be invited to the party.

Mike Scioscia: Yasiel Puig is not an All-Star

Source: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images Angels manager Mike Scioscia is the latest to say that Dodgers phenom Yasiel Puig is not yet deserving of an All-Star selection. While acknowledging the talent of the 22-year-old the former big league cat catcher stated that he believed Puig’s stint in the majors was not long enough to deserve selection to the mid-summer classic. “I think...

American Baseball Parallels: Mannywood Heads For Texas. Yasiel Puig Celebrates First Independence Day.

Remember when the Dodgers acquired Manny Ramirez in 2008? The man who’s considered by some to be the best right-handed hitter to ever play the game, who propelled the Dodgers to the 2008 NL West Championship and helped take the team to back-to-back NLCSes in 2008 and 2009, the man who found himself caught up in steroid and performance enhancing drug controversies throughout his...

Trout to start in All-Star game, Puig on Final Vote ballot

Mike Trout is in. Is Yasiel Puig next? Trout, the Angels reigning rookie of the year, was voted to start in the American League outfield for the July 16 All-Star Game at Citi Field in New York, but he was the only member of the Angels or Dodgers to earn a starting spot. Dodgers left-hander Clayton Kershaw was named to the National League pitching staff for a third consecutive...

Mike Scioscia Thinks Yasiel Puig Doesn’t Deserve To Be Voted Into All-Star Games

  Old school baseball is a joke. When Phillies closer Jonathan Paplebon came out to say that Yasiel Puig being voted into the All Star game would be a joke, one was just waiting for the slew of other Puig ‘naysayers’ to come out the woodwork to throw shade his way. No surprise that today it came from the ‘other’ LA team, from Mike Scioscia manager of the struggling Anaheim...

Bruce Bochy changing mind about Yasiel Puig?

Last week, Bruce Bochy was quoting in saying that he didn't believe emerging Los Angeles Dodgers rookie superstar Yasiel Puig deserved a place on the National League All-Star team. This was potentially detrimental to Puig's All-Star hopes considering the fact that Bochy will manage the National League squad later this month in the All-Star Game."Generally, guys that...

Want Yasiel Puig In The All-Star Game? It Could Cost You Domonic Brown

Jonathan Papelbon made headlines last week when he was asked whether Dodgers rookie outfielder Yasiel Puig should make the All-Star team, despite only having just over a month on the major league roster. Papelbon made no bones about it: he did not consider Puig an All-Star. And he said it...

Puig a hot All-Star topic - but not the only one

Lost in all the commotion about Yasiel Puig are the trickiest predicaments when it comes to the All-Star game. Look at that logjam at third base in the American League! The National League is overloaded with pitchers. And who in the name of old Jack Murphy Stadium is going to represent the San Diego Padres? So while the polarizing debate over whether Puig should be selected Saturday...

Puig Shut Down in Giants Win Over Dodgers

Starting pitcher, Madison Bumgarner (9-5, 3.05 ERA) has proven to be the best and most consistent pitcher so far this season for the San Francisco Giants (40-46). Today’s game against division rival, the Los Angeles Dodgers (41-44), proved it once again, even with a few hiccups along the way. A new system for the Giants’ reeked havoc on the first inning of the game as all the...

Yasiel Puig not selected to All-Star Game, could still make it

He hasn’t been in the league long, but Los Angeles Dodgers phenom Yasiel Puig could still make it on to the National League roster for the All-Star Game on July 16. When the rosters were announced, Puig’s name was not included among the starters or reserves meaning that the fans, 

I can’t stop thinking about getting to Dodger Stadium & Los Angeles

Now that I’ve returned from out west and Las Vegas; it’s a new obsession I’m drawn to. My next trip out west is going to be to Los Angeles and Dodger Stadium, so I can cross the number one item off my bucket list. I want to see where this went down. When I get out there – and it will most likely be next summer – I want to go to two Dodgers games. I want to rent a car and...
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.