Major League Baseball

2015 Avg.
.279
 
Career Avg.
.304
Name  Yasiel Puig
Born  12/7/1990
Height  6-3
Weight  215
Number  66
Position  CF
Bats  R
Throws  R
5/22/2015 2:55:00 PM
Description: Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig (left hamstring strain) is feeling much better, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports.
Insight: Puig still has no timetable for his return after the setback on his rehab assignment, but it might been sooner than fantasy owners were resigned to. Perhabs another rehab assignment next week.
 
5/8/2015 10:03:00 AM
Description: Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig (left hamstring strain) began his rehab assignment on Thursday.
Insight: Puig went 0-for-4 with a pair of strikeouts, so we didn't get to see him run the bases. It's possible Puig will be ready to return when his 15-day disabled list stint is up.
 
4/26/2015 3:13:00 PM
Description: The Dodgers have placed outfielder Yasiel Puig on the 15-day disabled list due to a left hamstring strain according to Roto World.
Insight: Puig initially injured the hamstring two weeks ago, and Puig finally couldn't deal with it anymore. He could be ready in less than a week, but the Dogdgers are playing it safe with the 15 days. Andre Either will start in the meantime.
 
4/25/2015 6:05:00 PM
Description: Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig is not in the lineup for Saturday's game versus the Padres.
Insight: Puig aggravated his left hamstring on Friday and left the game, so he is considered day-to-day. Andre Ethier will start in right field in the meantime.
 
4/25/2015 4:48:00 AM
Description: Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig left last night's game after re-aggravating his hamstring and should be considered doubtful for the rest of the weekend.
Insight: Puig got off to an extremely slow start, but is hitting .279 as of the injury Friday night. It could end up sending him to the disabled list.
 
4/22/2015 10:06:00 AM
Description: Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig was 2-for-4 but didn't produce any runs in the loss to the Giants on Tuesday.
Insight: Puig got off to an extremely slow start, bu he now has a hit in five straight games. During that stretch, Puig is hitting .409 with two home runs and three RBI. In the last three games, Puig has seven hits, so definitely make sure he is in the lineup on Wednesday.
 
4/21/2015 6:21:00 PM
Description: Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig is back in the Dodgers lineup on Tuesday versus the Giants.
Insight: Puig has played just once in the last week due to hamstring problems, but he is batting second on Tuesday. He is hitting .267 with two home runs and four RBI in 30 at-bats this season.
 
4/21/2015 11:09:00 AM
Description: Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig couldn't pick a better opponent to return to the lineup than Tim Lincecum.
Insight: Puig, who tweaked his hamstring last Monday and has been in and out of the lineup, is 8-for-14 (.571) with a pair of doubles and triples in their matchups. Get him back in your lineup too.
 
4/21/2015 9:53:00 AM
Description: Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig (hamstring) did not play Sunday, but has been upgraded to probable for Tuesday when the Dodgers travel to San Francisco.
Insight: Puig tweaked his hamstring last Monday, but did play Saturday, before taking another day off on Sunday. A week should be enough to get healthy. Andre Ethier has been playing when Puig sits.
 
4/20/2015 10:34:00 AM
Description: Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig (hamstring) did not play Sunday, but is hopeful to return to the lineup on Tuesday when the Dodgers travel to San Francisco.
Insight: Puig tweaked his hamstring last Monday, but did play Saturday, before taking another day off on Sunday. A week should be enough to get healthy.
 
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.