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Ranking the best MLB at-bat walk-up songs

A lot has been made of walk-up songs around Major League Baseball this year. From Josh Reddick’s turn to Careless Whisper to Yaisel Puig’s Turn Down For What, there is a wide variety of music players choose. Some good, others probably purposely bad.  This music does a couple things. First, it gets the players jacked for their at-bats and pitchers for their appearances on the...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Rusney Castillo's Decision Could Come Soon

Rusney Castillo In ActionThe Red Sox have already made their bid on 27-year Cuban OF Rusney Castillo. Reportedly, so have at least four other teams (Detroit, The Evil Ones, the Cubbies, and Philadelphia). While he is considered a notch below fellow countrymen Jose Abreu and Yasiel Puig, Castillo is still regarded as a swift centerfielder with plus offensive skills—who can help...
Via FenwayNation
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Korea’s Little League Team Are Experts At Bat Flips (Video)

These kids might’ve taken a few lessons from the expert bat flipper, Yasiel Puig. The Little League World Series has been a good one this year. Seeing team Korea do these bat flips made our day. Check out the video. [BR] The post Korea’s Little League Team Are Experts At Bat Flips (Video) appeared first on Geeks & Cleats.
Via Geeks and Cleats
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Korean Little Leaguers Take After Yasiel Puig, Show Off Wild Bat Flips (Video)

A pair of South Korean Little Leaguers showed off bat flips that would make Yasiel Puig proud on Sunday afternoon. South Korea staged a late rally to defeat Puerto Rico 8-5, but the best moments of the game had nothing to do with their impressive comeback. Two players on the South Korean squad proved their bat flips are ready for the big leagues — even if their skills aren’t...
Via NESN.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Reports: Red Sox Expected To Aggressively Pursue Cuban OF Rusney Castillo

The Rusney Castillo sweepstakes might soon reach its conclusion. Could the Cuban outfielder be Boston bound? The Boston Herald’s Scott Lauber reported earlier this week that the Red Sox, who recently held a private workout for Castillo, are “expected to be aggressive” for the 27-year-old Cuban defector. Joel Sherman of the New York Post on Friday listed the Red Sox among the...
Via NESN.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Puerto Rico Has The Next Miguel Cabrera In Erick Figueroa

As big of fans we are of Illinois’ Trey Hondras, Puerto Rico’s Erick Figueroa, who,  as a 13-year-old, stands at 6’4” and 229 lbs., might become the fan favorite at the LLWS. Figueroa is already the size of Yasiel Puig and only ten pounds lighter than Miguel Cabrera. [Busted Coverage] The post Puerto Rico Has The Next Miguel Cabrera In Erick Figueroa appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Official Video: That asswipe Yasiel Puig threw his bat, almost sent Matt Kemp back to the DL

Yasiel Puig flies out and, pissed off, throws his bat. Right at Matt Kemp.Your browser does not support iframes.What a warrior that Puig.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return Home
Via Bob's Blitz
6 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Los Angeles Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig Nearly Hits Matt Kemp With Bat Flip

Yasiel Puig is the man. When this guy is around the words 'never a dull moment' take on a whole new meaning. Whether he's crashing in to outfield walls chasing down pop flies, gunning down players at home from deep in the outfield--the list could go on and on. Fact is when he is around you better be paying attention.You don't know what you might miss--like a bat flying...
Via FatManWriting
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Yasiel Puig Flips Bat In Matt Kemp’s Direction And Almost Hit Him (Gif)

Flipping your bat can be a serious thing these days.  Be careful how you throw your bats these days because you might take your teammate out. Check out as Yasiel Puig flips his bat after a routine fly ball but his bat almost knocked Matt Kemp out.  It is rather funny. [NIS] The post Yasiel Puig Flips Bat In Matt Kemp’s Direction And Almost Hit Him (Gif) appeared first on Geeks & Cleats.
Via Geeks and Cleats
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Yasiel Puig Nearly Hit Matt Kemp With Bat Toss

Yasiel Puig is well known for his bat flips. However, this is the first bat-flip incident from Puig that involved him nearly hitting one of his teammates, as was apparent during tonight’s game when he nearly took out Matt Kemp standing in the on-deck circle. There are happy bat flips and angry bat flips. Matt […] The post Yasiel Puig Nearly Hit Matt Kemp With Bat Toss appeared...
Via Diehardsport
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Yasiel Puig Flips Bat, Nearly Takes Out Matt Kemp In The On-Deck Circle

Yasiel Puig: Making routine fly balls entertaining by nearly killing his teammates. Not to be forgotten: Heads-up play by Matt Kemp to be on the ready for an errant bat flip from Puig there. [MLB] Follow Sean Wagner-McGough on Twitter @seanjwagner Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers Injury Update: Yasiel Puig sits after complaining of sore back

The Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday by the score of 5-1. The win improved the Dodgers to 67-52, four and a half games ahead of the San Francisco Giants in the National League West. The Dodgers pounded out 14 hits, including three from Miguel Rojas and two each from Adrian Gonzalez, Matt Kemp, Jose Uribe and Carl Crawford. The Dodgers were without...
Via Sports Injury Alert
8 days ago  |  Discuss

How strong is Yasiel Puig? Strong enough to do this to a bat

Via Guyism
8 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Kershaw starts double play on squeeze attempt

www.insidesocal.com When you’re Clayton Kershaw, you can’t always rely on striking out every batter you face; but you may be required to get a little dirty and play some defense as well.  Kershaw did just that as he was preserving a 2-1 Dodgers lead in the fifth inning of today’s Dodgers/Brewers game where there was an attempted squeeze play by Jean Segura.  Take a look...
Via Reading Between The Seams
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Yasiel Puig Breaks Bat At The Handle On Check Swing (Video)

Yasiel Puig is the master of the bat flip, according to legendary Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully. And it turns out he may also be the master of the bat snap, as evidenced by the unusual nature in which he broke his bat on Friday night. During his seventh inning at-bat against Milwaukee Brewers left-hander Zach Duke, Puig attempted to check his swing on a pitch off the outside...
Via Geeks and Cleats
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch super strong Yasiel Puig snap bat ... on check swing

If you ever questioned the strength or bat speed of Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig, you likely won't do so again. Puig, who has recently made the transition from right field to center field, swung at a 2-1 pitch in Friday night's game against the Milwaukee Brewers and shattered his bat into two pieces. What's the big deal, you say? He broke his bat on a check...
Via Fox Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Yasiel Puig breaks his bat on check swing

Yasiel Puig is a strong man. This is obvious if you’ve seen any number of his throws to nail runners at third from right field. But we got another reminder in Milwaukee on Friday night. In the 7th inning, Puig tried to check his swing while facing the Brewers’ Zach Duke. Puig’s hands stopped. The bat did not, snapping at the handle and flying into the field of play. Your browser...
Via The Outside Corner
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Yasiel Puig breaks his bat on check swing

Yasiel Puig is a strong man. This is obvious if you’ve seen any number of his throws to nail runners at third from right field. But we got another reminder in Milwaukee on Friday night. In the 7th inning, Puig tried to check his swing while facing the Brewers’ Zach Duke. Puig’s hands stopped. The bat did not, snapping at the handle and flying into the field of play. Your browser...
Via Bloguin Best
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Yasiel Puig Breaks Bat on Check Swing That Doesn’t Touch the Ball

Your browser does not support iframes. Yasiel Puig is arguably one of baseball’s most intriguing players. It’s a rare night when he doesn’t do something that catches the eye. Friday night’s game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Milwaukee Brewers was no exception. In the seventh inning, the outfielder checked his swing against Brewers pitcher Zach Duke which resulted...
Via The Sideline
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Yasiel Puig breaks bat on check swing

Your browser does not support iframes. Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig snapped a bat at the handle without even touching the ball on Friday night. Puig stopped swinging at a 2-1 sinker from Zach Duke and was left with just a handle while the rest of the bat flew off and landed about 20 feet in front of home plate. Puig went on to walk on a 3-2 pitch. The Dodgers lost...
Via Sports-Glory
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Yasiel Puig Breaks Bat on Check Swing

((ht: mlb.com))Whoa! Despite our general disdain for the fact Yasiel Puig seems to make the highlight reels for just showing up, we had to share this.Check out what happened Friday night during the Milwaukee Brewers vs. LA Dodgers game at Chavez Ravine. A game won by the Brewers 9-3.Puig tries to hold back his swing on the pitch and is able to do so. However the barrel of the bat...
Via Online Sports Guys
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Yasiel Puig breaks his bat on a check swing (Video)

Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig broke his bat on a check swing during his seventh inning at-bat in Friday night's game in Milwaukee.Puig tried to check his swing on a 2-1 pitch, and the handle of the bat stayed back, but the bat snapped and the barrel went flying halfway across the infield. There's a good chance the bat was partially broken already, but you never...
Via Holdout Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Yasiel Puig breaks bat on check swing (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. Yasiel Puig either has superhuman strength that leads him to do things nobody else can, or the guy really needs to check his lumber before approaching the plate. Puig was up in the top of the 7th inning of the Dodgers’ 9-3 loss to the Brewers Friday when he […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Yasiel Puig’s Wrist Strength Will Snap A Bat

Yasiel Puig got a broken bat on a check swing.
Via Gamedayr
11 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Yasiel Puig breaks bat on check swing

This is some strength that Bo Jackson would be proud of. Yasiel Puig seemed genuinely shocked that the bat broke in his hands on a check swing and I don’t think this has ever happened before. [@SBNationGIF] The post Yasiel Puig Breaks Bat On Check Swing appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
11 days ago  |  Discuss
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