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Yasiel Puig (hand) drew a walk as a pinch-hitter Wednesday in the Dodgers' loss to the Pirates.

Puig was held out of the Los Angeles starting lineup for a fourth straight game due to a bruise on his left hand. He took pregame batting practice and obviously felt good enough to pinch-hit, so his return should be imminent. The Dodgers are off on Thursday.

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Yasiel Puig returned to action on Wednesday July 23.

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Yasiel Puig (hand) is not in the Dodgers' starting lineup on Wednesday against the Pirates.

It'll be the fourth straight game that Puig has missed. He took a Joe Kelly pitch off his left hand on Saturday and is still sore. Multiple X-rays have been taken and the results were negative. Puig remains day-to-day.

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Yasiel Puig (hand) is again out of the Dodgers' starting lineup on Tuesday night against the Pirates.

Puig has now missed three consecutive games since taking a Joe Kelly pitch off his left hand on Saturday afternoon. A second X-ray was taken Monday and the results were negative, but Puig still has a bad bruise. Matt Kemp is in right field Tuesday in Pittsburgh.

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A second X-ray on Yasiel Puig's left hand came back negative.

Puig is sitting out a second straight game Monday following Saturday's hit by pitch, but he's twice now been cleared of any broken bones. Consider the outfielder day-to-day.

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Yasiel Puig (hand) is sitting out again Monday.

Puig was hit on the left hand by a Joe Kelly pitch on Saturday. X-rays turned up negative, but he has a bruise and will miss the Dodgers' series-opener at PNC Park.

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Yasiel Puig (hand) is not in the Dodgers' lineup Sunday.

Puig had to leave Saturday's contest after being hit on the left hand by a pitch. While X-rays came back negative, he's apparently still a bit sore. Andre Ethier is in right field Sunday.

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X-rays were negative on Yasiel Puig's left hand.

Puig left Saturday's loss to the Cardinals a few innings after taking a Joe Kelly pitch off the base of his left hand. He might sit out Sunday night's series finale, but the star outfielder should ultimately be fine.

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Yasiel Puig left Saturday's game against the Cardinals becasue of a sore left hand.

Puig was hit by a Joe Kelly pitch on that hand in the top of the fourth inning. He was 0-for-1 with a walk before departing. Matt Kemp replaced him in the outfield.

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Yasiel Puig went 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI in Sunday's win over the Padres.

Puig's RBI single in the sixth inning ended up being the game's only run. The multi-hit game was his fourth in his last eight games, bringing his season line up to .309/.393/.522. He's also got six doubles and a triple in that span. Puig is one of the most dynamic offensive performers in the game, and he should continue to perform at a high level in the second half.