the republic logo

Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig scratched due to open callous on his left hand


CHICAGO — Los Angeles Dodgers slugger has been scratched because of an open callous on his left hand.

Alex Guerrero replaced Puig in the fifth slot for Wednesday night's game at the Chicago Cubs, and moved from left to right field.

Puig is batting .311 with three homers and 10 RBIs. The Cuban slugger has at least one hit in six of his past seven games.

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

Story copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Feedback, Corrections and Other Requests: AP welcomes feedback and comments from readers. Send an email to and it will be forwarded to the appropriate editor or reporter.

We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)


Follow The Republic:

All content copyright ©2015 The Republic, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.