Yasiel Puig CF/RF LAD 1 Day

Puig was 2-for-5 with four runs scored in Sunday's win over the Cubs.

Four runs? Puig accomplished that by reaching on an error and on a strikeout/passed ball. With nine hits in his last four games, Puig has raised his batting average seven points to .301.

Yasiel Puig CF/RF LAD 4 Days

Puig continued his hot hitting Thursday against the Cubs, going 3-for-5 to raise his average to .297.

Puig now has 11 hits in his last 11 games. He'll continue hitting out of the two-spot in the order.

Yasiel Puig CF/RF LAD 7 Days

Puig pumped up his slash line (.295/.383/.479) with his 14th home run of the season against the Rockies on Tuesday, as he went 2-for-5 with one run scored and two RBI.

The young Dodgers outfielder now has nine hits in his last 22 at-bats and is heating up at the perfect time. Puig does have success against Rockies pitching in his short career, with 12 RBI in 73 at-bats. Look for Puig to take advantage once again in Colorado.

Yasiel Puig CF/RF LAD 7 Days

Puig singled, doubled, stole a base, and scored two runs in Monday's win over the Rockies.

Puig is now 7-for-17 with a pair of doubles in his last five games as he looks to finish strong after a disappointing August.

Yasiel Puig CF/RF LAD 9 Days

Puig went 3-for-5 with three runs in Saturday's romp over the Giants.

The Dodgers struck early and often, as the team collectively set a major league high for hits this season with 24. Juan Uribe and Scott Van Slyke hit a home run each, Hanley Ramirez went 4-for-5, and Matt Kemp had three hits and three RBI. Every position player had at least one hit by the second inning.

Yasiel Puig CF/RF LAD 13 Days

Puig will bat leadoff Wednesday against the Padres.

With Dee Gordon getting a night off, Puig will move atop the order, a spot in which he's logged 37 at-bats so far this season. Puig, who batted seventh Tuesday, is 4-for-22 so far in September after batting .216/.296/.247 in August, so he figures to hit primarily near the bottom of the order over the final weeks.

Yasiel Puig CF/RF LAD 15 Days

Puig was 0-for-2 with a walk Sunday in his return from a stomach ailment.

Despite batting just .216/.296/.247 in August, Puig should continue to be in the lineup most every day this month. Puig batted just .214 last September, but hopefully for his owners' sake, a better finish is in store this year.

Yasiel Puig CF/RF LAD 16 Days

Puig (illness) is back in the lineup Sunday against the Diamondbacks.

Puig missed Saturday's game due to an illness, but will return to center field and bat seventh in the batting order for the first time in his career. After going cold to the tune of a .216 August batting average, Puig will look to turn things around against opposing starter Trevor Cahill.

Yasiel Puig CF/RF LAD 17 Days

Puig is sitting out Saturday due to an illness, Dylan Hernandez of the LA Times reports.

It originally appeared that Puig was held out of Saturday's lineup for performance reasons, but manager Don Mattingly announced that Puig is under the weather. Either way, Puig will not start Saturday, and it remains to be seen if he will be able to give it a go Sunday.

Yasiel Puig CF/RF LAD 17 Days

Puig is not in the lineup for Saturday's game against the Diamondbacks.

Puig went 0-for-2 in Friday's game and has struggled mightily since mid-August, so manager Don Mattingly decided to hold him out Saturday for the second time in four games. Joc Pederson will man center field for the Dodgers on Saturday night.