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Yasiel Puig Has Slowed Down But He’s Still Good

Posted By Blake Bass On September 12, 2013 @ 10:50 AM In MLB | No Comments

Dodgers_Yasiel_Puig_2013 [1]Much of The Legend Of Yasiel Puig was built during his incredible first month in the majors, as the 22-year-old outfielder debuted on June 3 and hit a ridiculous .443 with eight homers and a 1.218 OPS for the Dodgers through July 2.

He’s come back down to earth in a big way since then, but here’s the thing: Even if you ignore that crazy first 30 days in the majors Puig has been really, really impressive for a rookie. Dating back to July 3 he’s played 60 games and hit .291 with eight homers and an .840 OPS.

Source: Hardball Talk [2]


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