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A day after Yasiel Puig was arrested in Florida for allegedly driving 110 mph in a 70-mph zone, the Dodgers issued a statement in which they said they were “disappointed” in the 23-year-old right fielder.
“We have spoken to Yasiel and made it clear that we, as an organization, are very disappointed in his recent behavior,” the statement reads. “This is a very serious issue to us and we will continue to educate him and strive to further develop his growth off the field and as a member of this community.”
The arrest came less than two months after Puig had speeding-related charges dropped in Tennessee.
Puig, who makes his off-season home in Miami, was driving westbound on Interstate 75 between Naples and Fort Lauderdale on Saturday morning when he was pulled over, said Lt. Greg Bueno of the Florida Highway Patrol. Puig was handcuffed and taken to Collier County jail, Bueno said. Officers on the scene described Puig as cooperative in their report.
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LOS ANGELES — The Dodgers have told outfielder Yasiel Puig the organization is “very disappointed” with his behavior in the wake of his second arrest this year for reckless driving. The team issued a statement Sunday that said Puig’s behavior “is a very serious issue to us.” The Dodgers said they would continue to educate the 23-year-old Cuban defector and strive to...
The Naples Daily News is reporting that Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig was arrested Saturday morning by Florida Highway Patrol for driving excessive speeds. Puig was pulled over and arrested for driving 110 mph in a 70 mph zone, which resulted in a charge of reckless driving. Puig is no stranger to excessive speed. Earlier in the year he had reckless driving charges dismissed in...
Yasiel Puig has been pretty quiet since the end of the season, and thankfully so. But news broke today about him being arrested at around 9:30 a.m. local time in Florida for driving recklessly.Puig was allegedly driving 110 MPH on Interstate 75 in Naples, Fla., also known as Alligator Alley.This is the second time Puig has been arrested for excessive speeding, as he was allegedly...
The Dodgers have told outfielder Yasiel Puig the organization is ''very disappointed'' with his behavior in the wake of his second arrest this year for reckless driving.
The team issued a statement Sunday that said Puig's behavior ''is a very serious issue to us.'' The Dodgers said they would continue to educate the 23-year-old Cuban defector and...
Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig was arrested on a reckless driving charge for the second time this year after officers clocked him going 110 mph in a 70 mph zone.
A news release from the Florida Highway Patrol said a white Mercedes driven by the 23-year-old Cuban defector was pulled over around 9:30 a.m. Saturday.
Authorities said Puig was arrested and charged with reckless...
Los Angeles Dodgers star outfielder Yasiel Puig was arrested early Saturday morning in Florida for reckless driving, according to the Naples News:
Puig was arrested in Collier County on Saturday morning after Florida Highway Patrol troopers reported clocking his white Mercedes at 110 mph on Alligator Alley.
This is the second time Puig has been...
Just when all the "play the game the right way" moralists thought they could take it easy for the winter, Yasiel Puig had to go and get himself arrested. According to the Naples Daily News, Puig was arrested in Florida on Saturday morning on charges of reckless driving. The report states that Puig was allegedly caught going 110 MPH in his new Mercedes. The posted speed...
Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig was arrested on Saturday for reckless driving in Florida.
Puig, 23, was pulled over around 9:30 am after he was caught going 110 mph in Alligator Alley near mile marker 99. Puig was driving a 2013 Mercedes at the time of his arrest. The speed limit in that area is 70 mph.
In April, Puig had a similar incident in Chattanooga...
The Naples Daily News reported Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig was arrested Saturday morning and charged with reckless driving. The Daily News said from a Highway Patrol spokesman that the 23-year-old was driving 110 MPH. Puig was also arrested back in April on a reckless charge, reportedly driving 97 MPH in a 50-mph area.
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Los Angeles Dodgers star outfielder Yasiel Puig was arrested Saturday morning in Florida on reckless driving charges after being clocked doing 110 mph, according to a report.
The Naples Daily News reports that Puig was driving his 2013 Mercedes at 110 mph when he was caught speeding on Alligator Alley.
Puig was arrested and charged with speeding, reckless driving and driving without...
Puig was going 100 MPH in a 70 MPH zone in his 2013 Mercedes down in Florida.
Slow down kids, you are putting yourself and the lives of others in danger. This is Puig second reckless driving arrest in less than year according to Bleacher Report.
BREAKING: LA Dodgers Yasiel Puig arrested in Collier Co. this morning. #swfl http://t.co/UsuYFCskTm pic.twitter.com/R9VgwmjP4V
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Los Angeles Dodgers rookie outfielder Yasiel Puig was arrested Saturday morning in Florida on reckless driving charges after being clocked doing 110 mph in a 70-mph zone, according to a report. The Naples Daily News reports that Puig was driving his 2013 Mercedes when he was caught speeding on Alligator Alley. You may recall that […]
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Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig is heard in a dash cam video asking a Florida trooper to let him go after an officer clocked him driving 110 mph in a 70 mph zone.
The Florida Highway Patrol video of the traffic stop was released Wednesday.
The 23-year-old Cuban defector was charged Dec. 28 with reckless driving in Naples. Puig lives in the Miami area during the offseason...