Yasiel Puig. No stranger to good
headlines or bad.
And Monday, all the attention may have gotten to him.
During a conversation with journalists before the Dodgers’ game
against the Marlins in Miami, Puig allegedly made a profane jab
aimed at reporters. The problem? No one in the room could tell if
he was joking, or if the Dodgers slugger really does have serious
beef against the media.
See what some present had to say about the incident and judge
Yasiel Puig was in the visitors clubhouse here at #Marlins
Park & looked at us gathered there and yelled, “F**K the media”
and left the room
We likely won’t discover the truth behind Puig’s outburst until
after tonight’s game, if at all. Perhaps everyone just caught Puig
in the middle of a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day and
he had to vent. We’re all guilty of it — and sometimes, a
little “flowery language” helps get all that frustration out.
So, to any locker room reporters feeling scorned by Puig’s
‘tude: I’m sure he didn’t mean it. And if he did? Consider Puig’s
words a friendly warning to not ask him any more questions about