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2015 Avg.
.267
 
Career Avg.
.304
Name  Yasiel Puig
Born  12/7/1990
Height  6-3
Weight  215
Number  66
Position  CF
Bats  R
Throws  R
4/15/2015 5:43:00 PM
Description: Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig (hamstring) will not play on Wednesday according to SB Nation.
Insight: Puig tweaked his hamstring on Monday and is still not feeling 100 percent. Andre Either will start in right field again.
 
4/14/2015 6:34:00 PM
Description: Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig (hamstring) will not play on Tuesday.
Insight: He was questionable coming in and the Dodgers will play it safe. Andre Ethier will start in right field.
 
4/14/2015 11:01:00 AM
Description: Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig may have "tweaked" a leg on a catch Monday night and is questionable for Tuesday's contest, according to manager Don Mattingly.
Insight: Puig went 3-for-5 with a home run, so it would be nice to have him back in the lineup, but the Dodgers will likely be thinking long-term and let him sit a game.
 
4/8/2015 11:54:00 AM
Description: Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig is 2-for-14 lifetime against Padres starter Andrew Cashner.
Insight: Puig also has four strikeouts and two walks versus Cashner. Puig is 1-for-7 to start 2015, so owners might want to start Puig with caution on Wednesday.
 
4/3/2015 10:00:00 AM
Description: Fantasy owners can breathe easier as Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig appears fine after a collision with Howie Kendrick on Thursday.
Insight: They were chasing a pop-up and Kendrick hit Puig up near the head and neck area. Puig left the game, but said it was precautionary, according to Dodgers reporter Alanna Rizzo.
 
10/7/2014 2:35:00 PM
Description: Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig is not in Tuesday's starting lineup.
Insight: Andre Ethier will get a shot against Shelby Miller and play center field. Ethier is 2-for-6 with a home run against the Cardinals Game 4 starter.
 
10/3/2014 10:40:00 PM
Description: Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig has big night in Game 1 of NLDS.
Insight: He went 2-for-4 with a walk, one RBI and three runs scored. However, Puig did strike out with the tying run on third, to end the game. This looks like its going to be an extremely exciting series.
 
Cold9/9/2014 12:09:00 PM
Description: Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig is just 1-for-11 versus Padres right-hander Andrew Cashner.
Insight: Puig hasn't been hitting up to previous standards, batting just .203 over the past month with an ugly .552 OPS. If he keeps this up, he'll be just one of the many outfielders Don Mattingly has to decide to start each day and not a fantasy stud.
 
Cold9/6/2014 6:15:00 PM
Description: Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig is out of the starting lineup against on Saturday against the Diamondbacks.
Insight: Joc Pederson is starting in center field over Puig. All indications point to Pederson beginning to get regular time in the outfield, so Puig's value is going to take a hit the rest of the month.
 
Cold8/30/2014 5:01:00 PM
Description: Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig is back in the Dodgers lineup Saturday.
Insight: Los Angeles manager Don Mattingly gave Puig Friday off to try and give him a breather. Puig is hitless in his last 17 at-bats. Andre Ethier played center field on Friday and returns to the bench on Saturday.
 
Cold8/29/2014 7:14:00 PM
Description: Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig is not in the Dodgers lineup Friday night.
Insight: Puig has been slumping and does not have good career numbers against Padres starting pitcher Andrew Cashner. Andre Ethier will play center field on Friday, and Puig will return on Friday.
 
Cold8/29/2014 10:46:00 AM
Description: Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig is just 1-for-11 with four strikeouts against Padres starter Andrew Cashner.
Insight: Puig is hitting .301/.388/.495 with 13 home runs and 59 RBI and 71 runs this year. He's hitless in his last three games (0-for-14) and this unfavorable matchup doesn't figure to help those numbers.
 
8/24/2014 2:36:00 PM
Description: Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig was not in the lineup Saturday against the Mets, but has returned for Sunday's contest.
Insight: Puig is hitting .307/.389/.504 with 13 home runs and 59 RBI and 70 runs this year. He'll bat second.
 
8/23/2014 5:50:00 PM
Description: Dodgers center fielder Yasiel Puig is not in the lineup Saturday against the Mets.
Insight: It is just a normal rest day for Puig. He is hitting .307/.389/.504 with 13 home runs and 59 RBI this year.
 
8/16/2014 1:43:00 PM
Description: Dodgers center fielder Yasiel Puig has gone 6-for-8 with a double and three RBI the past two games.
Insight: Puig has only hit two homers and driven in 20 runs in his last 65 games, but he's put up 20 doubles, six triples, 38 runs and a .292 average in that span.
 
8/3/2014 10:53:00 AM
Description: Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig was not in Saturday's starting lineup due to a sore left hamstring, but did pinch hit.
Insight: Puig (.321, 13 HR, 55 RBI, 62 R, .956 OPS) is probable for Sunday's game. He's 14-for-30 over his last eight games (.467).
 
Hot8/2/2014 5:50:00 PM
Description: Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig is not in Saturday's starting lineup due to a sore left hamstring.
Insight: Puig (.319, 13 HR, 55 RBI, 62 R, .956 OPS) left Friday's game early so this isn't unexpected. He's 13-for-29 over his last seven games (.448).
 
Hot8/1/2014 6:12:00 PM
Description: Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig has gone 12-for-26 (.462) with three doubles, four triples and a homer in his last six games.
Insight: Puig (.319, 13 HR, 55 RBI, 61 R, .958 OPS) has hit just two homers and driven in 16 runs in his last 51 games, but he's continued to pick up extra-base hits, score runs, and hit for a high average in that span.
 
7/25/2014 7:27:00 PM
Description: Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig (hand) is back in the starting lineup Friday.
Insight: Puig left Saturday's game after getting drilled in the left hand by a pitch and was out of the starting lineup the last four games, though he did walk as a pinch-hitter on Wednesday.
 
7/23/2014 9:59:00 PM
Description: Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig (hand) walked in a pinch-hitting appearance Wednesday at Pittsburgh.
Insight: Puig left Saturday's game after getting drilled in the left hand by a pitch. His X-rays came back negative, but he hasn't been in the starting lineup in four straight games.