Yasiel Puig

Yasiel Puig #66 of the Los Angeles Dodgers reacts after scoring  during the game four of Samurai Japan and MLB All Stars at Tokyo Dome on November 16, 2014 in Tokyo, Japan.  (Source: Atsushi Tomura/Getty Images)

South Florida Man Pleads Guilty In Smuggling Case Of Yasiel Puig

A South Florida businessman pleaded guilty Tuesday to taking part in a conspiracy to smuggle Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig out of Cuba in return for a sizable cut of the outfielder’s multimillion-dollar salary.

12/16/2014

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 06: Matt Kemp #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers argues with home plate umpire Dale Scott after getting called out in the ninth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Three of the National League Division Series at Busch Stadium on October 6, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

9 Reactions To Dodgers-Cardinals Home Plate Umpire Dale Scott

Aside from a seemingly generous strike zone, Scott also appeared to clap when Yasiel Puig was struck out during the third inning.

10/07/2014

Matt Kemp #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrates hitting a solo homerun to lead off and take a 3-2 lead in the eighth inning of Game Two of the National League Division Series against the St. Louis Cardinals at Dodger Stadium on October 4, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.  (Source: Harry How/Getty Images)

Kemp’s Late HR Lifts Dodgers Over Cardinals, NLDS Tied At 1

Matt Kemp skipped down the first base line, watching his drive fly while calling out to the ball, trying to coax it to stay fair.

10/05/2014

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.

Man Charged In Florida In Yasiel Puig Smuggling Case

The man who allegedly smuggled baseball player Yasiel Puig into the U.S. from Cuba pleaded not guilty on Thursday following his arrest.

09/11/2014

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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

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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

National League All-Star Giancarlo Stanton #27 of the Miami Marlins bats during the Gillette Home Run Derby at Target Field on July 14, 2014 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  (Source: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Long Layoff May Have Cost Stanton In HR Derby

Yoenis Cespedes knew how to pace himself in this rain-delayed home run derby, drawn out further by a new format.

07/15/2014

Giancarlo Stanton #27 of the Miami Marlins watches from the dugout during the MLB game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field on July 7, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona.  (Source: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Home Run Derby Rosters Starting To Take Shape

Jose Bautista and Troy Tulowitzki have announced three members of their respective teams for Monday night’s Home Run Derby at Target Field.

07/09/2014

Reed Johnson #5 of the Miami Marlins is greeted by Ed Lucas #59 after both score on Johnson's two run home run in the fourth inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium on May 14, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Marlins Rout Dodgers 13-3 With 3 HRs

Marlins rout Dodgers 13-3 with 3 HRs.

05/15/2014

(Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Dodgers Trounce Marlins 7-1

Josh Beckett wound up on the right side for the first time in a long time. Beckett earned his first victory in more than a year and the Los Angeles Dodgers extended Jacob Turner’s winless streak, beating the Miami Marlins 7-1 Tuesday night.

05/14/2014

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