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Yasiel Puig

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5 MLB Players That You Didn’t Know Defected From Cuba

In light of the Boston Red Sox signing Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo to a seven-year, $72.5 million deal, let’s take a look at other MLB players who defected from Cuba.

08/25/2014

ATLANTA, GA - AUGUST 14: Dee Gordon #9 and Yasiel Puig #66 of the Los Angeles Dodgers round second base during the ninth inning against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on August 14, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Is Yasiel Puig Super Human? [VIDEO]

Ever since he made his Major League debut on June 3, 2013 Yasiel Puig has taken baseball by storm.

97.1 The Ticket–08/20/2014

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5 Faces Of Major League Baseball

Let’s take a look at the five faces of Major League Baseball when the post-Jeter era begins in November.

08/11/2014

PHOENIX, AZ - SEPTEMBER 18: Yasiel Puig #66 of the Los Angeles Dodgers walks from the dugout to bat against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the MLB game at Chase Field on September 18, 2013 in Phoenix, Arizona.

Dodgers’ Yasiel Puig Still Has Doubters After Huge Rookie Season

Dodgers’ Yasiel Puig is on the fast track to superstardom if he continues to perform on the field, and keeps quiet off it.

03/26/2014

MILWAUKEE, WI - SEPTEMBER 01: Mike Trout #27 of the Los Angeles Angles of Anaheim singles in the top of the sixth inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on September 01, 2013 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Fantasy Baseball Preview: Outfield

CBS Local Sports breaks down the top players in the outfield for your fantasy baseball draft.

03/07/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 11: Batting coach Mark McGwire (R) of the Los Angeles Dodgers has words with manager Kirk Gibson of the Arizona Diamondbacks as first base umpire Brian Gorman intervenes during a bench clearing brawl in the seventh inning at Dodger Stadium on June 11, 2013 in Los Angeles, (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Alan Trammell, Kirk Gibson, Don Mattingly And Mark McGwire Brawl

Ian Kennedy threw at Zach Greinke’s head and hit him right in the helmet. That’s when old school WWE/MLB took over.

97.1 The Ticket–06/12/2013

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