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Yasiel Puig

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Dodgers | Yasiel Puig has hamstring issues

Sat, 25 Apr 2015 00:46:10 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig (hamstring) left the game against the San Diego Padres on Friday, April 24, due to hamstring issues and not his knee.

Fantasy Tip: Puig ($5,300, 10.6% of cap) could be on the shelf for a small stretch if his hamstring injury is serious, so keep an eye on this situation. You obviously may want to go with other outfielders even if Puig plays because it is hard to tell how he will do.

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Dodgers | Yasiel Puig hit in knee

Fri, 24 Apr 2015 19:19:11 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig (knee) was hit in the knee by a 96 mph from San Diego Padres SP Andrew Cashner Friday, April 24, but he Puig stayed in the game after remaining on the ground for a couple of minutes.

Fantasy Tip: While it is a good sign that Puig ($5,300, 10.6% of cap) was able to stay in the game, make sure to pay close attention to his status in the coming days before using him at FantasyScore in case the knee swells up and he is forced to take a game or two off.

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Dodgers | Yasiel Puig returns to action

Tue, 21 Apr 2015 17:27:08 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig (hamstring) is back in the starting lineup Tuesday, April 21, against the San Francisco Giants.

Fantasy Tip: Give Puig at least one game to prove his health without any lingering effects of the injury before plugging him back into FantasyScore lineups at $5,300 (or 10.6% of cap).

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Dodgers | Yasiel Puig not starting Sunday

Sun, 19 Apr 2015 11:36:36 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig (hamstring) is not in the starting lineup against the Colorado Rockies Sunday, April 19, because of a left hamstring injury. He is listed as day-to-day. OF Andre Ethier will start in right field and bat fifth.

Fantasy Tip: Puig ($5,300, 10.6% of cap) went 2-for-3 Saturday, after having missed the previous three games with soreness in his hamstring, but still appeared to be in pain while running the bases and playing defense. Ethier ($2,000, 4.0% of cap) is batting .292 through 10 games this season.

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Dodgers | Yasiel Puig back in there

Sat, 18 Apr 2015 15:25:33 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig (hamstring) returned to the lineup Saturday, April 18, against the Colorado Rockies.

Fantasy Tip: Puig ($5,300, 10.6% of your cap) is a daily consideration on FantasyScore.

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Dodgers | DL unlikely for Yasiel Puig

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 16:11:49 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig (hamstring) likely will not have to be placed on the 15-day disabled list because of his hamstring injury, according to manager Don Mattingly.

Fantasy Tip: There is no official timetable for Puig ($5,300, 10.6% of cap), but it appears that he will be able to return to the lineup in a few days. Owners should avoid Puig until he continues playing.

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Dodgers | Yasiel Puig still out

Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:53:58 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig (hamstring) is not in the starting lineup Friday, April 17.

Fantasy Tip: Puig's ($5,300, 10.6% of cap) return to the lineup will be delayed for at least one more day, so owners should continue to monitor the situation. Andre Ethier ($2,000, 4.0% of cap) is taking his place in the lineup and could be a cheaper option for owners to consider.

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Dodgers | Yasiel Puig expected back Friday

Wed, 15 Apr 2015 16:27:44 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig (hamstring) is expected to return to the starting lineup against the Colorado Rockies Friday, April 17, according to manager Don Mattingly.

Fantasy Tip: It is worth double-checking Puig ($5,300, 10.6% of cap) does in fact return Friday, but otherwise return him to your lineups with confidence. Opposing pitcher Kyle Kendrick doesn't evoke any matchup concerns, either.

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Dodgers | Yasiel Puig out again

Wed, 15 Apr 2015 14:38:11 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig (hamstring) is not in the starting lineup against the Seattle Mariners Wednesday, April 15.

Fantasy Tip: Make sure to remove Puig ($5,300, 10.6% of cap) from your lineups Wednesday. He is dealing with a minor hamstring ailment, but it is still worth checking back for updates on the severity of Puig's injury and when he'll return. Andre Ethier ($2,000, 4.0% of cap) could be worthy of starting in FantasyScore contests Wednesday as a low-priced flier.

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Dodgers | Yasiel Puig out as precaution

Tue, 14 Apr 2015 16:13:56 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig (hamstring) is out of the lineup as a precaution Tuesday, April 14.

Fantasy Tip: Puig should be good to go tomorrow after sitting out tonight. In his place, Andre Ethier ($2,000, 4.0% of cap) will receive the start. Ethier doesn't move the fantasy needle much these days, but he might be a sneaky sleeper play against Colorado Rockies starter Christian Bergman Tuesday.

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