Found July 20, 2013 on Sports-Glory:

Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig is being sued for $12 million by a man in Cuba who alleges Puig made false allegations against him that landed him in prison, according to Dylan Hernandez of the Los Angeles Times. Miguel Angel Corbacho Daudinot is seeking damages for the “prolonged arbitrary detention and torture” while in prison in Cuba. 


Report: Puig sued by man in Cuba

Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig is being sued for $12 million by a man in Cuba who claims Puig made false accusations about him that resulted in a seven-year prison sentence, according to the Los Angeles Times. Miguel Angel Corbacho Daudinot filed the suit in federal district court in Florida, though he remains in Cuba. The suit claims that Corbacho Daudinot was subjected...

Yasiel Puig being sued by Cuban man for $12 million

According to reports, a man in Cuba is suing Los Angeles Dodgers’ rookie standout Yasiel Puig for $12 million. Puig is apparently being sued in because he reportedly made false allegations that resulted in a seven-year prison term for Miguel Angel Corbacho Daudinot. Lawyers representing Corbacho Daudinot claim that Puig and his mother testified against him during a 2010 human trafficking...

Los Angeles Dodgers sweep Washington Nationals

The Los Angeles Dodgers are now 20-5 in their last 25 games, thanks to a 9-2 sweep over the Washington Nationals on Sunday. In a game that was anticipated to be a pitcher’s duel turned really ugly, really fast. Jordan Zimmermann found himself 9-0 at Nationals Park in 2013 and hadn’t lost a game in his home park since he fell to the Pittsburgh Pirates May 17, 2012. His 12 wins...

Matt Kemp Goes 3-for-4 in Return From Disabled List, Leaves Game in Ninth Inning with Ankle Injury (Video)

As fast as the Los Angeles Dodgers got Matt Kemp back from the disabled list, they lost him. Kemp returned from the 15-day DL on Sunday to take on the Nationals. Performing like he hadn’t missed any time at all, the outfielder went 3-for-4, hitting a double and a home run in his first two at-bats helping the Dodgers top the Nats 9-2. But in the ninth inning, Kemp injured his ankle...

Report: Yasiel Puig Being Sued $12 Million by Imprisoned Man in Cuba

This is probably not how Yasiel Puig envisioned the second half of his stellar rookie season to begin. The Dodgers phenom is facing a $12 million lawsuit by a man in Cuba, who is alleging that Puig made false allegations against him that led to his seven-year prison sentence, according to the Los Angeles Times. The suit, which was filed in federal district court in Florida, “seeks damages...

Injury Roll Call: The Bison is snake-bitten while Crawford & Puig return + minor-league updates

Matt Kemp was activated from the disabled list after a bout with irritation in the AC joint of his reconstructed left shoulder. Scott Van Slyke headed back to AAA to make room for Mattycakes. Kemp had a great day at the plate in his return, reaching base four times (homer, double, single, walk). However, he left the game in the ninth after injuring his left ankle on an awkward play...

A New Kershaw, Die-Cut UCLA Blue, a Jays' Auto, and Assorted Cheapness

I won a lot of nine cards for 99 cents recently, and after some California sales tax the total came to $1.08 delivered. Included in said lot: a die-cut Trevor Bauer (30/100), a dual Bauer/Gerrit Cole Building Blocks insert, a Shane Optiz auto (841/964), and a new addition to my Clayton Kershaw PC.The nine-pocket page is haggard, so marks and schmutz are from that. The seller didn...

Matt Kemp spent over $6K to give teammates Beats by Dre headphones

While Matt Kemp’s season on the field has been an utter disappointment. Between two trips to the disabled list, one of which he currently is on for a left shoulder issue (a 15-day stint as of July 6) and woefully subpar numbers at the plate across the board, the Los Angeles Dodgers superstar can’t seem [...]The post Matt Kemp spent over $6K to give teammates Beats by Dre headphones...

Yasiel Puig can throw a bit, too bad the umpire wasn’t in on that info

Yasiel Puig did this with his arm last night… …though somehow the umpire blew the call.

Matt Kemp activated from disabled list

As first reported by beat writer Dylan Hernandez of the Los Angeles Times, Dodgers center fielder Matt Kemp has officially been activated from the 15-day disabled list and is back in LA’s starting lineup on Sunday afternoon against the Nationals. It’ll be his first appearance in an MLB game since July 5. Kemp wound up missing a little over two weeks due to painful irritation...

National League 2013 First-Half Awards

Clayton Kershaw is the first-half N.L. Cy Young winner.Photo Credit: SD Dirk, Flickr, Wikimedia Commons, 2010 The 2013 Major League Baseball season resumes Friday night, July 19. We can reflect on the best performances of the season so far with unofficial claims to first-half awards. Only official qualifiers may get the Cy Young and Most Valuable Player awards; the Rookie of the...

Dodgers nab share of first with win over Nats

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Matt Kemp returned to the lineup with a home run and a double in the same inning Sunday, and the Los Angeles Dodgers completed a sweep of the Washington Nationals with a 9-2 win that moved them into a tie for first place -- at least temporarily -- in the NL West. Activated from the 15-day disabled list before the game, Kemp led off the second with a homer that...

Dodgers' Kemp activated from DL

Matt Kemp was activated from the 15-day disabled list on Sunday.

Matt Kemp’s Big Day in Return Leads to a Dodgers Sweep of the Nationals


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