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Yasiel Puig

26-Year-Old Outfielder – Los Angeles Dodgers

2017 Stats

AVG

.251

HR

21

RBI

57

R

55

SB

12

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Either you believe in Puig or you don't. Both sides have valid cases. There's no denying his raw athletic ability, but it's also perfectly fair to question Puig's desire to get the most out of it. Las...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 238   DOB: 12/7/1990   BORN: Cienfuegos, Cuba   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: By LAD In 2012   Show ContractHide Contract

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Yasiel Puig Contract Information:

Agreed to a seven-year, $42 million contract in June of 2012.

August 19, 2017  –  Yasiel Puig News

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Puig is out of Saturday's lineup against the Tigers, David Vassegh of AM 570 LA Sports reports.

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Yasiel Puig Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G PA AB R H XBH 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SH SF HBP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2012 21 R GLE 9 36 30 10 12 7 0 3 4 11 1 1 6 7 0 0 0 .400 .500 1.000 1.500
2012 21 A+ RAN 14 59 52 10 17 3 2 0 1 4 7 4 6 8 0 0 1 .327 .407 .423 .830
2013 22 AA CHA 40 167 147 26 46 23 12 3 8 37 13 5 15 29 0 2 3 .313 .383 .599 .982
2013 22 MAJ LAD 104 432 382 66 122 42 21 2 19 42 11 8 36 97 0 3 11 .319 .391 .534 .925
2014 23 MAJ LAD 148 640 558 92 165 62 37 9 16 69 11 7 67 124 2 1 12 .296 .382 .480 .862
2015 24 A+ RAN 4 15 14 3 4 3 1 0 2 2 0 1 1 4 0 0 0 .286 .333 .786 1.119
2015 24 MAJ LAD 79 311 282 30 72 26 12 3 11 38 3 3 26 66 0 1 2 .255 .322 .436 .758
2016 25 A+ RAN 5 15 12 2 5 1 0 0 1 2 1 2 3 3 0 0 0 .417 .533 .667 1.200
2016 25 AAA OKL 19 75 69 12 24 8 3 1 4 12 0 1 6 8 0 0 0 .348 .400 .594 .994
2016 25 MAJ LAD 104 368 334 45 88 27 14 2 11 45 5 2 24 74 0 3 7 .263 .323 .416 .739
2017 26 MAJ LAD 115 433 379 55 95 36 14 1 21 57 12 4 50 78 0 4 0 .251 .335 .459 .794
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3-Year Averages     110 438 391 55 108 37 21 4 12 50 6 4 39 88 0 1 7 .276 .352 .442 .794
Career  (View All)     550 2,184 1,935 288 542 193 98 17 78 251 42 24 203 439 2 12 32 .280 .356 .469 .825

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Yasiel Puig Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Aug. 19 @Det 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .251 .335 .459 .794
Aug. 18 @Det 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .252 .336 .462 .798
Aug. 16 CWS 3 0 1 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .253 .338 .465 .803
Aug. 15 CWS 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .252 .336 .463 .799
Aug. 13 SD 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .253 .335 .466 .801
Aug. 12 SD 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .337 .470 .807
Aug. 11 SD 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .258 .338 .474 .812
Aug. 10 @Ari 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .258 .334 .475 .809
Aug. 9 @Ari 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .259 .335 .476 .811
Aug. 8 @Ari 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .258 .331 .476 .807
Aug. 6 @NYM 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .258 .332 .479 .811
Aug. 5 @NYM 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .260 .332 .483 .815
Aug. 4 @NYM 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .259 .331 .476 .807
Aug. 3 @Atl 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .259 .332 .469 .801
Aug. 2 @Atl 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .262 .331 .474 .805
Aug. 1 @Atl 4 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .258 .328 .469 .797
Jul. 30 SF 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .326 .465 .791
Jul. 29 SF 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .253 .325 .466 .791
Jul. 28 SF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .328 .471 .799
Jul. 26 Min 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .256 .329 .472 .801
Jul. 25 Min 4 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .256 .330 .466 .796
Jul. 24 Min 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .325 .462 .787
Jul. 23 Atl 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .246 .322 .454 .776
Jul. 22 Atl 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .247 .323 .455 .778
Jul. 21 Atl 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .246 .321 .456 .777
Jul. 20 Atl 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .248 .322 .461 .783
Jul. 19 @CWS 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .252 .326 .467 .793
Jul. 18 @CWS 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .248 .323 .463 .786
Jul. 16 @Mia 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .252 .327 .469 .796
Jul. 15 @Mia 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .253 .328 .471 .799
Last 7 Games 19 2 2 1 0 0 2 7 6 0 1 0 0 0 .105 .346 .158 .504
Last 14 Games 39 6 6 1 0 2 5 13 9 0 2 0 0 0 .154 .365 .333 .698
Last 30 Games 88 13 21 4 1 3 10 17 16 3 2 0 0 0 .239 .362 .409 .771

Yasiel Puig: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 109 109
2016 95 5 4 90
2015 78 78
2014 144 53 91 1
2013 100 2 10 93

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Yasiel Puig Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017919163.143.198.486
2016119146190.261.471.784
20156885100.279.544.924

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20172884620519.285.542.893
2016215315265.265.386.715
2015214226283.248.402.704

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20171923212345.245.474.812
2016146226211.267.438.764
2015140206232.264.493.806

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017187239237.257.444.776
2016188235244.261.399.721
2015142105151.246.380.709
Yasiel Puig vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Pitcher Team AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Justin Verlander DET 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .333 .000 .333

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Yasiel Puig Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2012 21 R GLE 36 30 16.7% 19.4% 0.86 77% .421 .600
2012 21 A+ RAN 59 52 10.2% 13.6% 0.75 85% .372 .096
2013 22 AA CHA 167 147 9% 17.4% 0.52 80% .339 .286
2013 22 MAJ LAD 432 382 8.3% 22.5% 0.37 75% .383 .215
2014 23 MAJ LAD 640 558 10.5% 19.4% 0.54 78% .356 .184
2015 24 A+ RAN 15 14 6.7% 26.7% 0.25 71% .250 .500
2015 24 MAJ LAD 311 282 8.4% 21.2% 0.39 77% .296 .181
2016 25 A+ RAN 15 12 20% 20% 1.00 75% .500 .250
2016 25 AAA OKL 75 69 8% 10.7% 0.75 88% .351 .246
2016 25 MAJ LAD 368 334 6.5% 20.1% 0.32 78% .306 .153
2017 26 MAJ LAD 433 379 11.5% 18% 0.64 79% .261 .208
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3-Year Averages     438 391 8.9% 20.1% 0.44 77% .329 .166
Career     2,184 1,935 9.3% 20.1% 0.46 77% .324 .189

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Yasiel Puig Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2015 RF 638 1 133 0 1 333 0 266 0
2016 LF 27 2 5 1 2 4 0 15 1
2016 CF 21.7 3 5 1 3 0 0 5 1
2016 RF 695.7 6 156 5 6 357 4 319 5
2017 RF 924.3 17 187 8 17 498 9 474 3
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2015 RF -2 -1 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 2
2016 LF 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
2016 CF 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
2016 RF 3 1 2 0 0 2 -1 4 0 5
2017 RF 1 -3 11 0 0 2 2 8 0 12

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2017 Stat Review for Yasiel Puig    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2016 (min 410 PA)

Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.64 BB/K
GREAT
11.5% BB Rate
GREAT
18.0% K Rate
GOOD
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.794 OPS
GOOD
.335 OBP
AVERAGE
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.251 AVG
WEAK
.261 BABIP
LOW
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.459 SLG
GOOD
.208 ISO
GOOD

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Yasiel Puig: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Puig went 1-for-4 with a two-run double that sealed the victory for the Dodgers in walk-off fashion over the White Sox on Wednesday.

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Puig (knee, hamstring) is in the lineup for Friday's game against the Padres.

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Puig, who is out of the lineup Thursday, is dealing with a sore knee and hamstring, Bill Plunkett of the Orange County Register reports.

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Puig is not in the lineup Thursday against the Diamondbacks, MLB.com's Steve Gilbert reports.

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Puig went 1-for-3 with a solo homer and a walk Saturday against the Mets.

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Puig is not in the lineup Friday against the Giants, J.P. Hoornstra of the Los Angeles Daily News reports.

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Puig went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in Wednesday's win over the Twins.

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Puig went 3-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored in Tuesday's win over the Twins.

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Puig is out of the lineup Sunday against the Braves.

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Puig went 2-for-4 with a double, a run scored and his 10th stolen base of the season in Wednesday's rout of the White Sox.

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Puig is out of the lineup Sunday against the Marlins.

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Puig went 2-for-4 with two homers and four RBI on Friday against the Marlins.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

Coming off a strong .296/.382/.480 first full season, expectations were high for Puig last year, but hamstring injuries limited the mercurial outfielder to just 282 at-bats and a .255/.322/.436 slash line. One of the more divisive players in the game at the tender age of 25, Puig's actions on and off the field have come into question, but his upside between the lines remains enormous. Unlike some Cuban sluggers, Puig has a decent eye at the plate (9.5% career BB%), he runs hard and has a cannon of an arm. His .192 career ISO is solid, but his raw talent seems to call for much more. He hasn't always been in the best shape, and while has a lot to prove in 2016, it may be worth gambling on his considerable upside. He should be the team's Opening Day right fielder, and with an offseason dedicating to getting himself in tip-top shape, Puig could eventually provide first-round fantasy value.

2015

After bursting onto the scene as a rookie in 2013, expectations were sky high for Puig in his second big league campaign. Somehow, there was an air of disappointment in what turned out to be a 5.1-fWAR season. Even with a variety of ailments that included thumb, head, hip, hand, and hamstring injuries, Puig logged 148 games last season, but it's fair to wonder if his reduced power was as much the function of playing at less than full health as it was the result of the league figuring out how to pitch to him. Overall, Puig showed improved plate discipline (10.5% BB%, 19.4% K%), but a late-September slump carried over to the postseason and Puig was placed on the bench for the Dodgers' season-ending loss to the Cardinals after he struck out eight times over 12 at-bats to begin the NLDS. Just 24, Puig's ceiling remains very high, but he still shows the occasional lack of polish despite regular flashes of brilliance that suggest he'll be an MVP candidate in the near future.

2014

Puig electrified the team and the city from Day 1 of his big league debut June 3, knocking two hits in his debut and two home runs in Game 2. He had his ups and downs as pitchers started adapting to his free-swinging ways, but Puig also adapted himself, taking more pitches as the season wore on. The end result was a .319/.391/.534 slash line that included 19 homers and 11 stolen bases in 382 at-bats. He's certainly a work-in-progress, but coming off a .925 OPS rookie season, the sky appears to be the limit.

2013

The Dodgers swooped in with $42 million just before Major League Baseball put a cap on international spending and grabbed Puig, the latest Cuban buzz-worthy young outfielder. He appeared in 23 games in the Dodgers' minor league system and delivered a 1.076 OPS with five homers and eight steals in just 82 at-bats. It's possible, with the team's projected outfield all signed through at least 2017, that the team will need to make a trade (Andre Ethier?) to free up a spot for Puig, but that can be decided later. For 2013, expect Puig to open up in Double-A.