The Early Lead: Yasiel Puig


Posted at 10:17 AM ET, 10/15/2013

Yasiel Puig: The good and the bad were on display in NLCS Game 3

Outfielder broke out of his slump in Los Angeles Dodgers’ victory over the St. Louis Cardinals.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:17 AM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adrian Gonzalez, Baseball, nlcs, Yasiel Puig

Posted at 10:34 AM ET, 08/29/2013

Yasiel Puig pulled from game for disciplinary reasons

Dodgers manager Don Mattingly declined to discuss specifics.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:34 AM ET, 08/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Don Mattingly, Los Angeles Dodgers, Yasiel Puig

Posted at 10:44 AM ET, 07/29/2013

Yasiel Puig hits walk-off homer, slides into home plate (video)

Dodgers rookie says, 'Some people jump, some people slide, some people run' after hitting a HR.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:44 AM ET, 07/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baseball, Los Angeles Dodgers, Yasiel Puig

Posted at 08:19 AM ET, 07/11/2013

Jay-Z wants Yasiel Puig next for Roc Nation Sports, report says

Rapper's agency is growing, but that may not be a good thing for sports.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:19 AM ET, 07/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baseball, Jay-Z, Los Angeles Dodgers, Yasiel Puig

Posted at 10:54 AM ET, 07/03/2013

Papelbon says Puig on All-Star team would be 'an absolute joke'

Phillies closer doesn't think the Dodgers outfielder's stellar first month justifies a berth.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:54 AM ET, 07/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baseball, Jonathan Papelbon, Yasiel Puig

Posted at 10:09 AM ET, 07/01/2013

Bryce Harper returns, but Yasiel Puig, Chris Davis and Mike Trout have made all the news

There's more than one phenom in baseball this year.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:09 AM ET, 07/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baseball, Chris Davis, Mike Trout, Yasiel Puig

Posted at 09:51 AM ET, 06/12/2013

Dodgers, Diamondbacks brawl erupts, brings six ejections

Coaches Alan Trammel, Kirk Gibson, Don Mattingly and Mark McGwire get into it in Los Angeles.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:51 AM ET, 06/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ian Kennedy, MLB, Yasiel Puig, Zack Greinke