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Yasiel Puig leads Dodgers to third consecutive win, 3-1
Yasiel Puig leads Dodgers to third consecutive win, 3-1

So really, honestly, this time it could be different? This time a Dodgers team finally approaching full strength and buoyed by the arrival of phenom Yasiel Puig could actually be readying a real run? There were signs again Monday night that it could be within reach, the Dodgers using a home run and two runs batted in from Puig to edge the Giants, 3-1, giving L.A. its first three-game winning streak since the opening week of the season. The Dodgers have experienced plenty of false starts through the first half of their season, but Monday’s victory was significant on a couple of other fronts. The Dodgers had lost five consecutive games to the Giants. And their timing in this...

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