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MLB: Dodgers RF Puig back in lineup; Matt Kemp sits
First Published May 07 2014 11:26 am • Last Updated May 09 2014 11:56 pm

Washington • Los Angeles Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig is back in the lineup three days after crashing into a wall during a game, but Matt Kemp is not starting.

Puig is listed as batting fifth for the Dodgers against the Washington Nationals on Wednesday.

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He sat out games at Washington on Monday and Tuesday. He rammed his head, left arm and lower left leg against the fence as he tried to track down a double in the ninth inning of Los Angeles’ loss at Miami on Sunday.

Manager Don Mattingly says he has not received any medical reports of a problem with Kemp, but the outfielder "seemed a little tired" during the Dodgers’ 8-3 victory over Washington on Tuesday.




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