Yasiel Puig

Lakers giving out LeBron jerseys to 23 #ChosenFew, including Dodgers and Rams players

Starting this past Wednesday, the Lakers have been giving out LeBron James jerseys to certain people they’re calling the #ChosenFew and sharing the photos on social media.<p>As of Saturday, five of the 23 have been handed out. The first three were for the Dodgers’ Kenley Jansen, Yasiel Puig and Matt …

Los Angeles Lakers

Yasiel Puig appealing his two-game suspension

Yasiel Puig is appealing his two-game suspension.<p>Puig isn't in Friday's lineup, which led to some speculation that he decided to serve the suspension …

Fantasy Sports

Rocky Long “Juwan Washington is right in the middle”

Aztecs head coach Rocky Long on what he expects from Juwan Washington, why he’s “right in the middle” of Rashaad Penny and Donnel Pumphrey, why …

Jalen Ramsey

Nick Hundley fined for his role in Tuesday’s brawl

Once more unto the outrage, dear friends, once more...Major League Baseball’s Chief Baseball Officer, Joe Torre, has rendered his verdict on the …

San Francisco Giants

José Ureña fined, suspended six games for throwing at Ronald Acuña

Major League Baseball announced that Marlins starter José Ureña has been fined and suspended six games for throwing at Braves outfielder Ronald Acuña …

Baseball

Giants place Dereck Rodríguez on DL after Tuesday night brawl, report says

Dereck Rodríguez was placed on the disabled list Thursday after suffering a hamstring strain in Tuesday's brawl, an NBC report stated.<p>The altercation …

Disability

Giants P hurt hamstring during fight with Dodgers

Dereck Rodriguez wound up as collateral damage of Tuesday night’s fight against the Los Angeles Dodgers.<p>The San Francisco Giants right-hander was …

Baseball

Mariners Moose Tracks, 8/17/18: Aretha Franklin, Free Yasiel Puig, and DSL Mariners doing good

Good morning! As you may have noticed this week, our dear Ders has been unavailable (something about real job responsibilities? Pft!), so we as a …

Aretha Franklin

Braves News: Atlanta blows lead late to Rockies

Atlanta had it in the bag, but the final inning was not kind. <b>Braves</b><b> News</b><b>Atlanta’s bullpen blows a win opportunity late</b>The Braves got a valiant effort …

New York Mets

Yasiel Puig suspended 2 games, Nick Hundley fined for starting Dodgers-Giants brawl

Yasiel Puig was suspended two games and received an undisclosed fine for starting a bench-clearing brawl Tuesday during the Dodgers-Giants game, the …

Baseball

Josh Hart Throws First Pitch for Lakers Night at Dodger Stadium

Two months ago, Josh Hart was wondering when it would be his turn to throw out a first pitch at Dodger Stadium.<p>By then, even rookies Moe Wagner and …

Los Angeles Lakers

Andrew McCutchen's description of the Puig-Hundley fight is priceless

The Giants and Dodgers are waiting to see if Major League Baseball will suspend Yasiel Puig and Nick Hundley for a batter's box tête-à-tête that escalated into a full blue-on-orange brawl Tuesday night.<p>That gives us time to hear Giants right fielder Andrew McCutchen reflecting on the donnybrook as …

Baseball

Urena brushes off Puig | 07/15/2017 | MLB.com

Jose Urena throws a pitch inside to Yasiel Puig, who takes exception and starts to walk toward the mound as the players leave the dugouts

Yasiel Puig

MLB: There's no changing who Yasiel Puig is

LOS ANGELES – You’d think by now the San Francisco Giants would be over Yasiel Puig. That by now, after five years of Yasiel Puig — and Wednesday …

Los Angeles

Tensions flare in Los Angeles | 08/15/2018 | MLB.com

Nick Hundley and Yasiel Puig engage in a heated discussion at the plate and both benches clear before both players are ejected in the 7th

Los Angeles

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Baseball

Puig Punch

Izzy Gutierrez, Papi and Frank Isola ask if Yasiel Puig deserves to be suspended, is Kyle Kuzma right that the Lakers are being underestimated, …

Dwight Howard

The Mid-Inning Relief Podcast: Puig vs. Hundley - Dumb fight or that's baseball?

<i>© Gary A. Vasquez | 2018 Aug 14</i><p>It got HEATED this week! In episode 13 of Mid-Inning Relief, Marty Lurie, Carmen Kiew, and Ally Williams recap the …

Baseball

Best Coach Ever...?

Bomani and Pablo react to Tom Brady's claim that Bill Belichick is the all-time best NFL coach, the Yasiel Puig- Nick Hundley scrap, question if …

NFL

Yasiel Puig Makes It Clear: Policing MLB Culture Is Stifling Fan Growth

The sirens still blare, even in 2018.<p>They have for years and decades. Major League Baseball’s policing culture festers within the sport, sapping too much of the game’s natural emotion, personality and fun with every ridiculously issued citation. And it robs baseball of simple things that could help …

Los Angeles

VIDEO: Yasiel Puig And Nick Hundley Start Wild Bench-Clearing Brawl

Is there a politically correct way to ask for a little more belligerence in baseball? Is it crazy to want someone to actually connect on a punch? …

San Francisco Giants

Dodgers' Puig, Giants' Hundley ejected after fracas

The history of bad blood between the San Francisco Giants and Yasiel Puig continued Tuesday night.<p>Los Angeles Dodgers right fielder was ejected along with Giants catcher Nick Hundley after a bench-clearing incident culminated with Puig throwing a punch during the rivals' matchup at Dodger …

Baseball

Bochy on Hundley ejection: 'I don't get it'

<i>© Gary A. Vasquez | USA Today</i><p>Giants manager Bruce Bochy has been around long enough to see his fair share of spats between the Giants and Los Angeles …

Los Angeles Dodgers

Dodgers & Giants clear the benches

Aug 15, 2018<p>Yaseil Puig and Nick Hundley got after it last night and cleared the benches. Hundley apparently had some choice words for Puig after he …

Baseball

Yasiel Puig ejected for shoving Nick Hundley

Yasiel Puig was ejected from Tuesday night's game against the Giants after shoving catcher Nick Hundley.<p>Hundley began chirping at Puig after a foul …

Baseball

Mariners Moose Tracks 8/15/18: Shane Baz, Yasiel Puig, and MLB to Portland

A late-night brawl headlines today’s news.There’s a whole lot to take in from yesterday and today in the world of baseball, but we’ve got you covered …

Baseball

Roto Riteup: August 15, 2018

The Roto Riteup likes to settle debates. Here is one from the comment section from a few days ago:<p>Important question: should we still call Edwin …

San Francisco Giants

Dodgers: The Quiet Resurgence of Yasiel Puig

During his 2013 debut with the Dodgers, the great Vin Scully gave Yasiel Puig an apt nickname of “The Wild Horse.” This is a name that would go on to …

Baseball

Javier Baez voted most exciting player and best infield arm in Baseball America’s Best Tools survey

Javier Baez was voted as the league’s most exciting player and possessing the best infield arm in Baseball America’s annual Best Tools survey.<p>The Cubs infielder finished second to DJ LeMahieu of the Rockies in the top defensive second baseman category. Baez also finished third in the best …

Joe Maddon

Oblique

Yasiel Puig re-aggravated the oblique injury that sidelined him in July, which kept him out of Sunday’s series finale against Houston and raised the …

Grammar