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Senate Adds Cuban Player Rules To Stadium Funding Plan

The Senate accepted a House proposal Thursday that would require Major League Baseball to change how Cuban players are treated if baseball wants to share in state money for stadium work.

05/01/2014

Baseball Generic

FL House Backs Stadium Process, Seeks Help For Cuban Baseball Players

The House on Friday approved a process to help determine whether to use tax dollars for professional sports stadium projects but would exclude Major League Baseball from potential funding unless changes are made in how Cuban players are treated.

04/25/2014

Los Angeles Dodgers (81-55)

Affidavit: Smuggler Threats Follow Puig From Cuba

The smugglers who helped Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig leave Cuba on a speedboat have made death threats against him and against a Cuban boxer who says he defected with Puig, according to court documents.

04/17/2014

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.

Yasiel Puig’s Complicated Journey From Cuba To The Major Leagues

Cuban baseball defector Yasiel Puig has made news on the baseball field for the Los Angeles Dodgers, and behind the wheel of a car where he was clocked going more than one hundred miles an hour.

04/16/2014

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.

Dodgers’ Yasiel Puig Still Has Doubters After Huge Rookie Season

Dodgers’ Yasiel Puig is on the fast track to superstardom if he continues to perform on the field, and keeps quiet off it.

03/26/2014

MILWAUKEE, WI - SEPTEMBER 01: Mike Trout #27 of the Los Angeles Angles of Anaheim singles in the top of the sixth inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on September 01, 2013 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Fantasy Baseball Preview: Outfield

CBS Local Sports breaks down the top players in the outfield for your fantasy baseball draft.

03/07/2014

Los Angeles Dodgers (81-55)

Reckless Driving Charge Against Puig Dropped

Prosecutors dropped a reckless driving charge against Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig after Florida Highway Patrol arrested the player last month.

01/28/2014

(Courtesy: Collier County Sheriff's Office)

Dash Cam Video Released Of L.A. Dodgers Puig’s Arrest

Los Angeles Dodgers all-star player Yasiel Puig was arrested on a Saturday morning in December on a reckless driving charge for the second time in 2013.

01/07/2014

(Courtesy: Collier County Sheriff's Office)

Dodgers Talk To Puig After His Latest Arrest

The Dodgers have told outfielder Yasiel Puig the organization is “very disappointed” with his behavior in the wake of his second arrest this year for reckless driving.

12/29/2013

(Courtesy: Collier County Sheriff's Office)

L.A. Dodgers All-Star Arrested In Fla.

Florida Highway Patrol arrested L.A. Dodgers all-star player Yasiel Puig Saturday on a reckless driving charge.

12/28/2013

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