Found July 23, 2013 on Baseball Hot Corner:
Baseball fans north of the border got to witness a Yasiel Puig web gem on Canadian turf last night . Puig robbed Toronto Blue Jays catcher J.P. Arencibia of extra bases. Not a bad play for a guy who was starting only his second game in centre field at the major league level. Puig looks more and more like Bo Jackson with each and every play. The post Yasiel Puig Flashes The Leather North Of The Border appeared first on Baseball Hot Corner.

Yasiel Puig Dances In Dugout Then Gives Hyun-jin Ryu A Noogie

Yasiel Puig lets loose by cutting a rug in the dugout as his Dodgers were on the verge of a sweep of the Toronto Blue Jays. Puig does his best staying alive rendition before giving team-mate Hyun-jin Ryu a noogie. In an era black marked with steroid scandals, Puig is a breath of fresh air, what is not to love about the kid. The post Yasiel Puig Dances In Dugout Then Gives Hyun-jin...

Can’t stop looking at this Yasiel Puig Throw from Right Field

This was on Friday night at Nationals Park. I saw it live but didn’t realize what a cannon shot it was. It was obviously a blown call by the umpire. What has Yasiel Puig done so far this evening, you ask? Oh, just this RIDICULOUS throw: #Dodgers #Nationals — SI MLB (@si_mlb) July 19, 2013

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...

Puig Being Puig: The Tale Of One Plate Apperance

Yasiel Puig has generated a lot of love, because he’s fun, and a lot of hate, because he’s fun (and he can be a dick), so he decided to summarize it all of us in one plate appearance tonight. Puig jumps for exercise. A relatively normal reaction from him. Umpire called it as Master Puig wanted it. I have no idea. Ball catches six inches of the outside corner and Puig runs...

Suit alleges that Puig lied about smuggling plan

A lawsuit seeking $12 million from Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig says he and his mother lied to Cuban authorities about a plan to smuggle the player out of the country. The suit filed in Miami by Miguel Angel Corbacho Daudinot lists Puig and his mother Maritza Valdes Gonzalez as defendants. Corbacho Daudinot is serving a seven-year sentence of ''prolonged detention...

Video: Yasiel Puig playfully messes with teammate

Your browser does not support iframes.Things are going extremely well for rookie Yasiel Puig and the Los Angeles Dodgers lately.The Dodgers have burst out of the gates after the All-Star Break to win six straight and have propelled themselves to first place in the division, as well.On Wednesday, Puig was pretty happy about all of this, in addition to clubbing a home run in extra...

Yasiel Puig Runs A Mile, Then Into A Wall

Not sure this is what you want to see your franchise’s most important player do in a 14-5 game in the 8th inning, but good on Puig for making this play and making it look easy. The Dodgers manhandled the Jays in Toronto 14-5, Puig went 1-for-5 with an RBI in the contest.   Thanks to Chad Moriyama for the .gif.   Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

Yasiel Puig is Rolling again, and the Dodgers are on Fire

The Dodgers were down to their final out tonight when Andre Ethier hit a sinking liner to center fielder Colby Rasmus. The ball skipped off the Toronto turf and rolled a ways, allowing Yasiel Puig to scamper home and tie the game at 3-3 off Blue Jays closer Casey Jannsen. The Dodgers would score five more runs in the top of the 10th inning to win the game 8-3. The crowning moment...

Puig shows love for Ryu with dance and a 'noogie' (VIDEO)

What better way to celebrate an five-run lead in the bottom of the tenth inning than doing a little boogie with a brotherly show of affection on your teammate —the infamous noogie. That's exactly what the Dodgers' Yasiel Puig did last night during the waning moments of a game against the Blue Jays. Puig did the dugout hip-shake then walks over to Hyun-Jin Ryu and gives...

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...

Yasiel Puig dances for Hyun Jin Ryu, gives him noogie

Ellis, Puig lead Dodgers past Blue Jays in 10

TORONTO (AP) -- Mark Ellis hit a two-run homer to highlight Los Angeles' five-run 10th inning as the Dodgers beat the Toronto Blue Jays 8-3 on Wednesday night to complete a three-game sweep. Yasiel Puig also went deep in the 10th for the streaking Dodgers, who have won six straight and 23 of 28 to go from last in the NL West on June 21 to first place. Los Angeles won its 10th...

Matt Kemp returns from DL, hurts ankle

When the Los Angeles Dodgers gave Matt Kemp an eight year, $160 million contract extension in November of 2011, most thought it was a solid investment. Two seasons later the team has to be wondering if it grossly overpaid. It’s not because of his play, but because he’s not on the 

Matt Kemp ‘betrayed’: Braun should lose 2011 MVP

Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp thinks Ryan Braun should be stripped of his 2011 National League Most Valuable Player honor. “I mean, yeah, I do,” said Kemp, via the Associated Press. “I feel like it should be, but that’s not for me to decide, you know?” Kemp finished 

Market shrinking for Gonzalez as Dodgers are out

Given the success of recent Cuban defectors Yasiel Puig and Yoenis Cespedes (and our boy Jose Iglesias!), there is increased focus on Cuban-born players. The most recent player of interest, starting pitcher Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez, has been pursued by seemingly every team in baseball, although the market is starting to focus a bit. The team rumored to be most aggressive on Gonzalez...
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