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Yasiel Puig shares thoughts on training partner Jorge Soler
Yasiel Puig shares thoughts on training partner Jorge Soler

Yasiel Puig made a spectacular diving catch in left-center field Saturday on a would-be extra-base hit by Jorge Soler and doubled off Chris Coghlan at second base to end a fifth-inning threat by the Chicago Cubs. The play, which preserved the Dodgers’ 6-2 advantage, should give Puig and Soler something to talk about. The Cuban outfielders are friends and live near each other in Miami in the offseason. “Before spring training, we worked out together,” Puig said in Spanish. Soler and Puig came to the United States around the same time. Soler inked a nine-year, $30-million deal with the Cubs in June 2012. Later that month, Puig signed a seven-year, $42-million contract...

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