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Yasiel Puig of the Los Angeles Dodgers. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Puig singles, then trapped off base as Dodgers beat Brewers

Yasiel Puig got his first hit of the spring and immediately followed it with his first baserunning blunder Friday as a Los Angeles Dodgers split squad beat the Milwaukee Brewers 10-1. After A.J. Ellis hit […]


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1 month prison for businessman in smuggling of Dodgers’ Puig

MIAMI (AP) — A businessman who helped Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig get out of Cuba to sign a rich American baseball contract was sentenced Friday to a month in prison and five months’ […]


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It’s Not Time (Warner) for Dodgers Baseball (on TV)

LET MY PEOPLE GO (see The Dodgers on TV)!!! Full confession—I am a Dodger Fan but I am not a subscriber to Time Warner Cable and that is a huge bummer as a guy who […]


Los Angeles Dodgers' Yasiel Puig takes off on his solo home run that gave the Dodgers a 1-0 win over the Cincinnati Reds in the 11th inning of a baseball game in Los Angeles, Sunday, July 28, 2013. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)

Baseball’s Cuban Missile Crisis Is Over

Normalization with Cuba means good things for American Sports. President Barack Obama announced the most sweeping shift in U.S. policy toward Cuba in more than half a century Wednesday, calling the move to reestablish diplomatic […]


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Jesse Katz talks about Yasiel Puig’s journey from Cuba

Jesse Katz, who wrote about the tumultuous journey Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig took to get to America from Cuba, joined Fred Roggin to talk about how the situation has changed in the six months since […]


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Dylan Hernandez: Dodgers now relying more on Gonzalez, Puig

Dodgers beat writer for the Los Angeles Times, Dylan Hernandez joined Fred Roggin to talk about the makeup of the team after a flurry of trades and signings at the MLB Winter Meetings. When you […]


Yasiel Puig of the Los Angeles Dodgers. (AP Photo)

Man charged in Florida in Yasiel Puig smuggling

MIAMI (AP) — A South Florida man has been arrested for his alleged role in a smuggling venture that brought Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig out of Cuba, according to court records. The records […]


Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw throws to the plate during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres, Monday, Sept. 8, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Kershaw breezes to 18th win, Dodgers beat Padres

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Clayton Kershaw toyed with yet another opponent. Kershaw became the major leagues’ first 18-game winner, Yasiel Puig ended a 60 at-bat RBI drought, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Padres […]