Originally written on FatManWriting  |  Last updated 11/17/14
The kid has barely been in the majors a week and already teams are not sure what to do about him. Yasiel Puig has been on a tear ever since he made his first start last Monday. In an effort to not let him win the game for the Dodgers--or perhaps it was an accident--the Diamondbacks took a rather unique approach to dealing with the hard-hitting outfielder. They hit him. In the face. With a fastball. Ouch. Being the bad*ss that he is, Puig got back up and stayed in the game. He ended up going 0-2 with one run scored and a strikeout; his batting average is .471. Of course his teammates are not going to stand idly by while their new young superstar in the making gets drilled--so Zack Greinke returns the favor--and chaos ensued: Your browser does not support iframes. It would have been nice if it could have ended here, but no--that would have been too easy. For some stupid reason, even though he caused the whole mess the first time around, D-Backs pitcher I...
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  • Retaliation? That's baseball and understandable...but at the head? Not cool.

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