The Dodgers’ Cuban Sensation Yasiel Puig is reportedly being sued for $12 million by another Cuban man who says Puig made false allegations that lead him to a seven-year sentence in prison.
Boosted by rookie Yasiel Puig and Hanley Ramirez, the Los Angeles Dodgers climbed from last to second in the NL West at the All-Star break. A healthy Matt Kemp is expected back in the lineup soon.
Dodgers rookie Yasiel Puig didn’t start for the second straight day Sunday because of a sore left hip, but he entered the game as a pinch hitter in the fifth inning.
So much for Puig-mania sweeping the country.
The newly acquired pitcher and Southern California native Nolasco surrendered just a single run and struck out five with no walks through seven innings and went 2-for-2 from the plate with an RBI as the Dodgers beat the Diamondbacks 6-2 on Tuesday.
If Lorena Ramos has any influence, Los Angeles Dodgers rookie Yasiel Puig will win the fan voting for a spot on the All-Star team.
A.J. Ellis hit a three-run double in the ninth inning, All-Star Clayton Kershaw had a third straight stellar start and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the slumping San Francisco Giants 4-1 on Sunday.
The struggles of Chris Capuano and Brandon League continued as the Dodgers fell to the Rockies 9-5.
Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig has left Wednesday’s game against the Colorado Rockies on a double switch an inning after running into the right-field wall making a catch.
Major League Baseball Wednesday announced that Dodger outfielder Yasiel Puig was voted the Budweiser Presents National League Player of the Month and National League Rookie of the Month for June.
Puig singled, doubled, and homered while Clayton Kershaw threw a complete-game shutout as the Dodgers beat the Rockies 8-0 for their ninth win in ten games, moving to fourth place and dropping the rival Giants to last in the NL West.
Yasiel Puig ended his sensational first month in the major leagues with his first four-hit game, Stephen Fife scattered four hits over seven scoreless innings and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-1 Sunday.
Delmon Young had a career-high six RBIs, helping John Lannan breeze to his first victory with Philadelphia, and the Phillies got homers from Michael Young and John Mayberry in a 16-1 rout of the Dodgers on Friday night, snapping Los Angeles’ season-best, six-game winning streak.
Rampaging rookie Yasiel Puig singled home the tying and go-ahead runs in the seventh inning, Andre Ethier had a two-run double, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-4 on Thursday night.
Kemp went 1-for-4 and scored a run in his return as the Dodgers survived a near-blown save from Brandon League to beat the Giants 6-5.