Dodgers place Puig on DL

Dodgers place Puig on DL

LOS ANGELES -- The Dodgers placed Yasiel Puig on the 15-day disabled list with a hamstring injury before Friday night's game against the Braves and Scott Van Slyke (back) was activated.

Van Slyke recently finished an eight-game rehab assignment with Class A Advanced Rancho Cucamonga and Triple-A Oklahoma City and was present in the Dodger clubhouse before Friday's game.

Jack Baer is a reporter for MLB.com based in Los Angeles. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.