And good things just keep happening for
One year to the day that Puig made his major league debut with the
Puig has been named the
In his 28 games last month, Puig led all major leaguers in average (.398, 43 for 108) and on-base percentage (.492). He also led the N.L. in RBIs (25), slugging percentage (.731) and extra-base hits (19). He hit eight homers to tie Miami’s
Puig has reached base in all 27 of his games in May. He has currently reached base in his last 34 consecutive games.
This is the second player-of-the-month honor for Puig, who received both it and the rookie of the month awards last June.
All this success caught the fans' attention too. After trailing four other outfielders when the NL released its first voting results, Puig skyrocket to first with Tuesday's updated tally.
He currently leads in the outfield with 935,276 votes. He’s followed by last week’s NL outfield leader