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Yasiel Puig ready to embrace fresh start with Dodgers

Yasiel Puig is ready to put a rocky 2015 season -- which was full of controversies and injuries -- behind him. For the upcoming season, he's hoping to exceed expectations the Los Angeles Dodgers have for him.With a newfound focus, and better physique to bring to the playing field for the Dodgers, Puig hopes to play in all 162 games. He missed 83 regular seasons games last year."I...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Dave Roberts giving Yasiel Puig ‘fresh start’ the right play

Dave Roberts could turn out to be the perfect manager for this iteration of the Los Angeles Dodgers. His first year will be, in large part, graded on how he and Yasiel Puig connect — on- and off-the-field. Roberts had his first sit-down with Puig over the weekend. “‘I just had a good sit-down with him. It was refreshing for me to have a good face-to-face with him, to talk...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Yasiel Puig is Down to 7 Percent Body Fat, Might be the Most Shredded Dude in Baseball

Yasiel Puig was jacked from the moment he joined the MLB. Then he got even more jacked, adding roughly 25 pounds of (mostly) muscle to his frame over his first two MLB seasons. Although an outfielder being built like a superhero sounds great in theory, the Los Angeles Dodgers believe Puig was a bit too jacked in 2015. According to a recent article from ESPN, the organization believed...
Via Stack
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Yasiel Puig reportedly down to seven percent body fat

Whatever concerns the Dodgers may have had about Yasiel Puig’s physical condition appear to have been resolved. The Dodgers held their annual FanFest event Saturday at Dodger Stadium, and Puig was one of the topics of conversation. Team president Andrew Friedman told the press that the Cuban outfielder “looks great.” “He looks great,” Friedman said via the LA Times...
Via Larry Brown Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Yasiel Puig’s “bar brawl” video revealed that he’s white, thanks TMZ

Yasiel Puig‘s supposed “bar brawl” was big news back when it was reported by TMZ, as it just affirmed what everybody knew: that Puig was a dirty, violent, thug and we needed 500 thinkpieces about him. Then earlier today the outlet released the video of the alleged brawl. The problem? Well, the problem is that it’s not Puig, and so TMZ retracted their story. Yasiel Puig...
Via Dodgers Digest
December 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Yasiel Puig fight video finally surfaces

Yasiel Puig got into a bar fight the night before Thanksgiving, and now video has surfaced showing exactly what went down. Spoiler alert: It’s not as bad as was initially reported, backing up what Jon Heyman reported earlier on Friday. Here is the video obtained by TMZ, showing Puig landing what appears to be the first punch in a scrum that can hardly be considered a crazy bar...
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December 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Former teammate calls Yasiel Puig 'worst person' in the game

It has become fairly public knowledge that there have been bad vibes swirling around the Los Angeles Dodgers' clubhouse for some time now. And the offseason doesn't appear to be simmering any of that ill will toward outfielder Yasiel Puig.In a recent piece by Scott Miller of Bleacher Report, it would appear that Puig hasn't done much over his tenure in L.A. to endure himself to his...
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December 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: MLB investigating Yasiel Puig for role in fight

    Here’s one situation that Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig might not be able to flip his way out of. After allegedly being involved in a fight with security at a Miami nightclub earlier this week, the 24-year-old will be investigated by the MLB for his role in the incident, said a league spokesperson Friday night per Ken Gurnick of Dylan Hernandez of the LA Times...
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Yasiel Puig got into fight with security at Miami club

    Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig was reportedly involved in a fight with security at a nightclub in Miami. Renato Bermudez of ESPN Deportes broke the news Friday morning with a tweet that was written in Spanish. Translation: Yasiel Puig started a fight with security at a club in Miami. He left with a bump/bruise on his face. — Vincent...
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Dodgers want Yasiel Puig to lose weight during offseason

The Los Angeles Dodgers want to see a smaller Yasiel Puig when training camp begins next spring. On Monday, Dodgers president of baseball operations Andrew Friedman said the team believes Puig has gotten too big and needs to slim down a bit. “That’s a focus. He has continued to get bigger and stronger each year,” Friedman said, via Dylan Hernandez of the Los Angeles Times...
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 09, 2015  |  Discuss

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