During Thursday’s Freeway Series finale the Dodgers and Angels were tied 1-1 in the fifth inning until Yasiel Puig hit a homer that put the Dodgers in the lead.
Los Angeles Dodgers have been giving Yasiel Puig a hard time until today. Read on…
LatinoAthlete.com has footage of Yasiel Puig hitting the home run and then tossing his bat with a bit of attitude that would make Yoenis Cespedes proud.
Puig’s emphatic flip-and-toss of the bat after that majestic bomb resembles that of New York Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes bat toss.
For your viewing pleasure we have multiple angles of Puig stepped up to the plate and clubbed a solo homer down the left-field line.
Of course, Chase Utley followed Puig’s homer with a solo shot to right to put Los Angeles up, 3-1. The Dodgers ended up winning 6-2 against the Angels.
Here is what Puig did after he knew he’d got all of that pitch:
We think that Dodger fans may finally be warming back up to Puig since he continues to hit homers. The 26-year-old Cuban continues to prove to fans that he is one of the Dodgers most valuable player.
What do you think of Yasel tossing the bat to his dugout?