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Dodgers' Puig focuses on baseball despite issues

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Yasiel Puig believes he has the support from his Los Angeles Dodgers teammates and the club to help him keep his focus on baseball despite challenges off the field.

Puig returned to the starting lineup in right field for Thursday's series finale against the Giants amid news reports that smugglers who helped him defect from Cuba threatened his life.

"I'm only concentrating on the season and being the best teammate and helping my teammates," Puig said, speaking in a Spanish interview with The Associated Press on Thursday morning at his locker at AT&T Park.

AVG: D. Gordon.404
HR: A. Gonzalez5
RBI: A. Gonzalez14
SB: D. Gordon10
W: Z. Greinke3
ERA: D. Haren2.04
Saves: K. Jansen4
K: H. Ryu22
Western Division
San Francisco 105.667-
LA Dodgers 96.6001
San Diego 78.4673
Colorado 79.4383.5
Arizona 414.2227.5
Full Standings
General Batting (Rank)
AVG: .252 (11)
Runs: 65 (11)
Hits: 132 (8)
Home Runs: 16 (10)
Stolen Bases: 20 (1)
OBP: .319 (13)
SLG: .419 (6)
Total Bases: 219 (7)
General Pitching (Rank)
Earned Run Average: 3.07 (6)
Runs Allowed: 54 (12)
Saves: 4 (14)
Strikeouts: 143 (3)
OpBA: .237 (10)
OBP: .313 (16)
SLG: .363 (8)
Run Support: 4.25 (13)
Date Player Transactions
4/15 P. Rodriguez Sent to Minors
4/15 B. Wilson Recalled From Minors Rehab Assignment
4/15 B. Wilson Removed From 15-Day DL (Right elbow nerve inflammation)
4/12 B. Harris Released
4/12 E. Threets Signed to a Minor League Contract
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Date Player Status
4/6 A. Ellis Left knee surgery - out 4-6 weeks (on 15-day DL)
4/6 Y. Puig Strained left thumb ligament (day-to-day)
3/31 B. Wilson off 15-day DL
3/23 C. Kershaw Inflamed back muscle (on 15-day DL)
3/22 O. Garcia Recovery from left elbow surgery (on 60-day DL)
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