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Making sense of the Puig trade rumors

The Dodgers desperately need outfield help, yet Yasiel Puig continues to get mentioned in trade rumors.

Puig running 100% after 'miraculous' recovery

The Dodgers got good news with Yasiel Puig's progress in his rehab from a strained right hamstring, though his availability for the NLDS remains in question.

Puig in ESPN SportsCenter commercial

Watch Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig in a new ESPN commercial for This is SportsCenter, this one talking about walk-up music.

Puig to rehab with Rancho starting Thursday

Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig will begin a minor league rehab assignment on Thursday with Class-A Rancho Cucamonga. Puig lasted played for the Dodgers on April 24, and Wednesday will mark his 37th game missed on the DL with a left hamstring strain.

Puig hits one out of Camelback Ranch

Yasiel Puig hit his longest home run of spring training on Wednesday, a ball over the left field bullpen and out of Camelback Ranch against the Padres.

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Puig picks Kentucky to win it all

Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig filled out his NCAA Tournament bracket on Tuesday, and he picked No. 1 Kentucky to stay undefeated, winning the title and beating Villanova in the championship game.

Puig scratched with illness

Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig was scratched from the lineup on Saturday and sent home after throwing up early Saturday morning. Yasmani Grandal will be the designated hitter in his place against the Indians.

Puig enjoys video game Puig

Yasiel Puig has some fun playing MLB 15 The Show as himself, even extolling the virtues of fundamental play. "I like that they have me throwing to the cut-off man," Puig said.

Puig comes up big on D again

Yasiel Puig continued to shine on defense for the Dodgers against the Cubs on Wednesday, with one spectacular play that made the highlight reels, and two more very good plays that didn't.

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Yasiel Puig on 2015 Topps Series 1 box

I will have a review up later this week for 2015 Topps Series 1 baseball cards, which were released on Wednesday in stores. Boxes for the 330-card set feature Yasiel Puig.

Puig holds court at City Hall

Yasiel Puig proved quite quotable on Friday at the Dodgers' community caravan event at City Hall, talking rivalry with the Cardinals, staying in shape, plus "gordito" Juan Uribe making every play at third base.

Watch Puig's amazing throw home

Yasiel Puig unleashed an amazing throw home to nail Brandon Belt at the plate, keeping the Dodgers and Giants tied in the 11th inning.

Puig continues Dodgers Home Run Derby tradition

Yasiel Puig continued a long-standing Dodgers Home Run Derby tradition, hitting zero home runs on Tuesday night at Target Field in Minnesota.

Puig given 6/1 odds to win Home Run Derby

Yasiel Puig will take part in his first All-Star Game and his first Home Run Derby, and was given 6/1 odds by Bovada to win the 2014 Home Run Derby

Puig to take part in Home Run Derby

Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig told reporters on Tuesday he accepted a bid to participate in the 2014 Home Run Derby on July 14 at Target Field in Minnesota.

Puig on Jimmy Kimmel Live

Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig was a guest on Jimmy Kimmel Live on Wednesday in an effort to boost his All-Star vote totals. Voting ends Thursday night.

Video game umpire shows Puig how to bat flip

A fun Easter egg from MLB 14 The Show shows Yasiel Puig shown how to properly bat flip by an umpire.

Puig has fun at the zoo

Yasiel Puig played with snakes at the Cincinnati Zoo. Puig has hit .275/.377/.484 against the Diamondbacks, and .334/.411/.565 against everyone else, so maybe he was on to something on Wednesday.

Puig wins May NL Player of the Month

Puig has won two NL Player of the Month Awards in his one calendar year in the majors, including May after dominating during the month for the Dodgers.

365 days of Puig

The Los Angeles Dodgers have now enjoyed the exploits of Yasiel Puig for exactly one year. How does Puig's "season" compare to the best offensive rookie campaigns in Dodgers history? Or in major-league history?

Puig & the Dodgers, 162 games later

Since joining the Dodgers on June 3, 2013, Yasiel Puig ranks first or second on the team in just about every category, and is among the leaders in baseball as well.

2014 profile: Yasiel Puig

Puig took the National League by storm in 2013. What does he have in store for his first full big league season?

Puig arrested for speeding in Florida

The Dodgers outfielder was reportedly driving at 110 mph in a 70 mph zone, the second time he has been arrested in 2013.

Yasiel Puig's offseason workout

An inside look at the offseason workout regimen of Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig, as he shared on Instagram Tuesday morning.

J.P. Howell explains Puig bullying comments

J.P. Howell on Friday clarified Thursday comments in which he said Yasiel Puig was bullied, noting that it was by fans and media, not Dodgers teammates.

Puig finishes 2nd in NL ROY voting, Ryu 4th

Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig finished second to Jose Fernandez of the Marlins in the National League Rookie of the Year voting. Hyun-jin Ryu finished fourth.

Yasiel Puig named NL ROY finalist

The BBWAA will announce Rookie of the Year winners in both leagues on No. 11, televised on MLB Network.

Puig, Ryu on Baseball America 2013 All-Rookie team

Dodgers first-year players Yasiel Puig and Hyun-jin Ryu were honored for their rookie seasons, but fell short of Baseball America's top rookie honor, awarded to Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez.

Yasiel Puig, sandlot superstar

Yasiel Puig showed up at a little league practice at Elysian Park, just down the street from Dodger Stadium, on Tuesday and ended up running the show.

Puig's season ends on sour note

A look back at a tough night for must-watch Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig, whose team was eliminated with an embarrassing 9-0 loss to the Cardinals in Game 6 of the NLCS.

Gonzalez, Puig go 'Mickey Mouse' to club Cardinals

Gonzalez and Puig each drove in their first runs of the NLCS in Monday night's Game 3, and in front of their home fans they celebrated. Oh, the horror.

Schumaker starts in CF in Game 1

Schumaker played 29 games in center field for the Dodgers in 2013, including 17 starts.