Yasiel Puig

Yasiel Puig #66

  • RF
  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 2"/255
  • Age: 24


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Yasiel Puig Stats

.257 11 38 3 .763

Yasiel Puig MLB Career Stats

.294 46 149 25 .860

Yasiel Puig Bio

  • Full Name: Yasiel Puig
  • Pronunciation: yah-SEE-el PWEEG
  • Nickname: The Wild Horse
  • Born: 12/7/1990 in Cienfuegos, Cuba
  • Debut: June 3, 2013
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2015 Stats 280 30 72 11 38 3 .257 .324 .763
MLB Career Stats 1220 188 359 46 149 25 .294 .372 .860

Yasiel Puig 2015 Splits

Last 7 Games 27 2 9 1 3 2 4 1 .333 .379 .481
Last 15 Games 53 6 17 3 9 3 11 2 .321 .357 .547
Last 30 Games 99 12 24 6 19 6 24 2 .242 .283 .455
Last 7 Games
Last 15 Games
Last 30 Games
Last 3 Games AB R H HR RBI BB SO SB
8/26 @ CIN 4 2 1 1 2 1 0 0
8/27 @ CIN 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0
10/3 vs SD 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Last 3 Games
8/26 @ CIN
8/27 @ CIN
10/3 vs SD
2015 Games by Position: RF (77)

Yasiel Puig Statcast Averages

Year Team LG PA HIP Avg Launch Speed (mph) Avg Distance (feet) Avg Gen Velocity (mph) Avg Launch Angle (deg) Avg Height (feet)
2015 Dodgers NL 309 176 90.80 227.35 3.19 11.65 39.71
MLB Avg - - - - 89.28 211.67 0.42 9.00 33.43


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Yasiel Puig 2015 Projections

Rest of Season
0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
78 282 30 72 123 12 3 11 38 26 1 65 3 3 .255 .322 .436 .758
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Yasiel Puig News

Yasiel Puig Fantasy News

October 2, 2015 at 11:51 PM ET

Puig will be with club this weekend

Yasiel Puig will be back in Los Angeles this weekend after playing in simulated games on back to back days at the Dodgers' extended spring training facility in Arizona.

October 1, 2015 at 4:15 PM ET

Puig on comeback trail

Don Mattingly termed Yasiel Puig's recently improved health "miraculous," but the Dodgers' manager wouldn't say if that means the outfielder will be on the roster for the National League Division Series that starts next Friday.


Yasiel Puig Awards

NL All-Star

Year Team League
2014 LA Dodgers NL

Home Run Derby Participant

Year Team League
2014 LA Dodgers NL

NL Player of the Month

Month Team League
06/2013 LA Dodgers NL
05/2014 LA Dodgers NL

NL Rookie of the Month

Month Team League
06/2013 LA Dodgers NL

NL Player of the Week

Week Team League
06/10/2013 LA Dodgers NL
05/19/2014 LA Dodgers NL

Yasiel Puig Leaderboards

Batting Average

Season AVG Rank
2014 .296 8th in NL

On-base Plus Slugging

Season OPS Rank
2014 .863 4th in NL

On-base Percentage

Season OBP Rank
2014 .382 6th in NL

Slugging Percentage

Season SLG Rank
2014 .480 11th in NL

Runs Scored

Season R Rank
2014 92 8th in NL


Season BB Rank
2014 67 13th in NL


Season H Rank
2014 165 13th in NL


Season 2B Rank
2014 37 11th in NL


Season 3B Rank
2014 9 5th in NL

Plate Appearances

Season PA Rank
2014 640 23rd in NL

Total Bases

Season TB Rank
2014 268 13th in NL


Season SO Rank
2014 124 22nd in NL

Caught Stealing

Season CS Rank
2013 8 12th in NL
2014 7 12th in NL

Hit by Pitch

Season HBP Rank
2013 11 6th in NL
2014 12 10th in NL

Yasiel Puig Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
October 3, 2015 Los Angeles Dodgers activated RF Yasiel Puig from the 15-day disabled list.
August 28, 2015 Los Angeles Dodgers placed RF Yasiel Puig on the 15-day disabled list. Strained right hamstring
June 6, 2015 Los Angeles Dodgers activated RF Yasiel Puig from the 15-day disabled list.
June 4, 2015 Los Angeles Dodgers sent OF Yasiel Puig on a rehab assignment to Rancho Cucamonga Quakes.
May 7, 2015 Los Angeles Dodgers sent RF Yasiel Puig on a rehab assignment to Rancho Cucamonga Quakes.
April 26, 2015 Los Angeles Dodgers placed RF Yasiel Puig on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to April 25, 2015. Left hamstring strain
June 3, 2013 Los Angeles Dodgers recalled RF Yasiel Puig from Chattanooga Lookouts.
April 29, 2013 Yasiel Puig roster status changed by Chattanooga Lookouts.
April 20, 2013 Chattanooga Lookouts placed RF Yasiel Puig on the 7-day disabled list.
March 26, 2013 Los Angeles Dodgers optioned RF Yasiel Puig to Chattanooga Lookouts.
October 4, 2012 Los Angeles Dodgers recalled Yasiel Puig from Rancho Cucamonga Quakes.
August 14, 2012 Yasiel Puig assigned to Rancho Cucamonga Quakes from AZL Dodgers.
June 30, 2012 Los Angeles Dodgers optioned Yasiel Puig to AZL Dodgers.
June 29, 2012 Los Angeles Dodgers signed free agent OF Yasiel Puig.

Yasiel Puig Bio Info

Yasiel Puig…pronounced yah-SEE-el PWEEG…resides in Miami, FL…in October and November 2013, hosted players from Los Angeles' Northeast Little League for a game, clinic and Dodger Dogs at Dodger Stadium... took part in a day of community service on the Dodgers' 2014 and 2015 Community Caravan and FanFest… co-hosted Cuban Heritage Day at Viva Los Dodgers in 2013 and 2014...signed by the Dodgers as a free agent on June 29, 2012.


In his first full MLB season, earned his first All-Star selection and finished the season among the National League leaders in several categories, including batting average (.296, 8th), on-base percentage (.382, 6th), slugging percentage (.480, 11th) and triples (9, T-5th)...His 15 outfield assists led the National League and ranked second in the Majors…appeared in 91 games (89 starts) in right field and in 53 games (52 starts) in center field…was the Dodgers' primary center fielder after July 25, with the team going 33-19 in his 52 starts in center field...Collected 49 multi-hit games, tied for the sixth most in the NL...Made his first All-Star Game appearance in Minneapolis as a fan-elected starter and also participated in the Home Run Derby… at 23 years, 220 days, he became the Dodgers' fourth-youngest first-time All-Star position player, behind Pete Reiser (1941, 22 years, 113 days), Steve Sax (1982, 22 years, 165 days) and Tommy Davis (1962, 23 years, 111 days)...Won May Player of the Month honors in the National League, ranking among the Major League leaders in several offensive categories, including hits (43, 2nd), batting average (.398, 1st), on-base percentage (.492, 1st), slugging percentage (.731, 3rd) and RBI (25, T-4th)…his 43 May hits tied Willie Davis for the most in LA Dodger history...Was named the NL Co-Player of the Week for the period May 12-18…posted a .348 batting average (8-for-23) in six contests last week while collecting a league-leading 10 RBI and tying for the league lead with three home runs...Recorded the highest slugging percentage in the Majors (.688) in the month of July…batted .351 (27-for-77) with two homers and 10 RBI in 21 games in the month...Posted a career-long 16-game hitting streak from April 30-May 17, batting .409 (27-for-66) during the run...Reached base safely in 40 consecutive games (including reaching on an error) from April 25-June 10, the sixth-longest streak in Los Angeles Dodger history...Batted .310 with runners in scoring position (49-for-158) and hit .292 with runners on base (71-for-243)...On July 25 at San Francisco, became the first Dodger to record three triples in a game since Jimmy Sheckard on April 18, 1901, for the Brooklyn Superbas against the Phillies…went 4-for-5 with two runs scored, a double, three triples and two RBI…his four extra-base hits and 11 total bases that night, a team-high this season...Appeared in all four of the Dodgers' NLDS games vs. St. Louis, going 3-for-12 (.250) with four runs scored, a triple and an RBI


Saw his first big league action and batted .319 with 19 home runs and 42 RBI in 104 games in his rookie campaign, providing a spark to the Dodgers, who went 66-38 (.635) in games that he appeared. Opened the season at Double-A Chattanooga and hit .313 with 13 steals, 12 doubles, three triples, eight homers and 37 RBI in 40 games with the Lookouts, leading the Southern League with in batting average and a .599 slugging percentage…also ranked among the league leaders in steals (T-10th), doubles (T-5th), triples (T-7th), home runs (T-4th) and total bases (88, 6th) … batted .373 (19-for-51) with runners in scoring position for Chattanooga. Recalled by the club on June 3 from Double-A Chattanooga and made his debut that night against San Diego, singling in his first at-bat and going 2-for-4 in the game … contributed in the field as well, ending the game in dramatic fashion, as he doubled Chris Denorfia off first base after catching a line drive in right field. From the time of his recall (June 3) through the conclusion of the season, ranked among the NL leaders in batting average (.319, 7th), hits (122, 5th), runs (66, 4th), home runs (19, T-7th), on-base percentage (.391, 8th) and slugging percentage (.534, 4th). Selected to Baseball America's All-Rookie Team as he led MLB rookies (min. 400 PA) in batting average, onbase percentage and slugging percentage and posted one of the best rookie campaigns ever by a Dodger, ranking among the Los Angeles all-time rookie leaders in batting average (2nd), hits (122, T-12th), runs (66, 7th), doubles (21, T-8th), home runs (19, 5th), on-base percentage (2nd) and slugging percentage (3rd). Posted 36 multi-hit games in 104 games and finished the season tied for seventh overall in the NL with 13 games with three or more hits despite spending the season's first two months in the minors. Ranked among the overall Dodger team leaders with 19 homers (3rd) and 122 hits (4th) … his 19 home runs were the fifth-most by a Los Angeles rookie and most since Mike Piazza's 35 in 1993. Posted a season-long nine-game hitting streak from June 26-July 5, batting .421 (16-for-38) during the run. Scored a run in eight consecutive games from June 27-July 5, the longest streak by a Dodger this season. Hit .551 (38-for-69) with seven doubles, a triple, nine home runs and 20 RBI when putting the ball in play on the first pitch, good for a .569 on-base percentage and 1.072 slugging percentage. Had eight outfield assists in 100 games (96 starts), tying for the second-most assists by a Los Angeles Dodger rookie outfielder…ranked seventh among NL outfielders (min. 100 games) with a .916 zone rating. Hit his first-career grand slam on June 6 against the Braves with an eighth-inning shot off Cory Gearrin to break the game open…posted his only multi-homer game in the second game of his career on June 4 against the Padres, going 3-for-4 with a three-run homer in the fifth inning and a two-run shot in the sixth. Named NL Player of the Month and NL Rookie of the Month for June…it was just the fifth time since the Rookie of the Month Award was introduced in 2001 that a Player or Pitcher of the Month Award winner has garnered Rookie honors in the same calendar month…was the first to win a Player of the Month Award in his first month in the big leagues since the award was instituted in 1958. Set the record for most hits in a calendar month for a Los Angeles Dodger rookie and his 44 hits were the second-most all-time for a player in his first career month behind only Joe DiMaggio (48 in May 1936)…in 26 games during the month, led the Majors with a .436 (44-for-101) batting average, 44 hits and a .713 slugging percentage…ranked among N.L. leaders with a .467 on-base percentage (1st), 72 total bases (2nd), 19 runs scored (T-3rd) and seven home runs (T-5th)…joined DiMaggio as the only players in Major League history to record at least 40 hits while hitting at least four home runs in their first month in the Majors. Awarded National League Player of the Week for the period ending June 9, his first week in the Majors, by batting .464 (13-for-28) with two doubles, four homers and 10 RBI in seven games…hit four home runs in his first five MLB games, the first Dodger ever to do so…led baseball with 27 total bases and was tied for the Major League lead with four home runs…his .964 slugging percentage was second-best in the Majors and was the top mark among National Leaguers. Started all 10 of the Dodgers' postseason games and batted .333 (13-for-39) with a double, a triple and four RBI…his 13 hits were the most ever by a Dodger rookie in a single postseason…hit .471 (8-for-17) with five runs scored, a double and two RBI in four games in the Division Series against Atlanta…his DS batting average was the fifth highest all-time by a rookie in a postseason series. Batted .517 (30-for-58) with five doubles, two triples, three homers and 11 RBI in 27 Cactus League games with the Dodgers before he was optioned on March 26.


Hit .354 with 20 runs scored, eight steals, five homers and 15 RBI in 23 combined games with the Rookie-level AZL Dodgers and Single-A Rancho Cucamonga. Posted a combined .442 on-base percentage and a .634 slugging percentage in his first season in the United States. Combined to hit .375 with runners in scoring position (9-for-24). After going 0-for-4 in his debut for the AZL Dodgers, hit safely in his last eight games and batted .400 (12-for-30) with 10 runs scored, three triples, four homers and 11 RBI in nine contests. Promoted to Single-A Rancho Cucamonga on Aug. 14 and posted five multi-hit games in 14 contests with the Quakes, including a four-hit effort on Aug. 26 against San Jose (Giants). Signed a Major League contract as a free agent on June 29 and optioned to the Rookie-level AZL Dodgers…activated by the AZL Dodgers on Aug. 1. Underwent a wash out procedure on Sept. 18 by Dr. Brian Shafer to help with a staph non-MRSA infection on the back of his right elbow, which kept him from playing in the Arizona Fall League. Following the season, played for the Indios de Mayaguez of the Puerto Rican Winter League.