See what happens when Yasiel Puig makes friends with a snake


Yasiel Puig indulged in another hobby in Cincinnati: jawing with the umpires. (David Kohl / AP)

In his second season with the Los Angeles Dodgers, Yasiel Puig is taking time to explore the wonders of America.

Like spelling “LA” during his first encounter with snow in Colorado.

And visiting the Cincinnati Zoo, where he encountered a snake with occasionally flagging courage.

He took a little teasing from the Dodgers’ Twitter account.

After spending most of her career in traditional print sports journalism, Cindy began blogging and tweeting, first as NFL/Redskins editor, and, since August 2010, at The Early Lead. She also is the social media editor for Sports.
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