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Saturday, July 26, 2014
Yasiel Puig returned to the lineup with a bang-bang-bang on Friday night, becoming the first Los Angeles Dodgers player since Jimmy Sheckard in 1901 to hit three triples in a single game.
...he became the 49th player in MLB history with at least three triples.
Jimmy Sheckard! That’s who Puig reminds me of! Man, that’s been bugging me.
The first triple was a little sporty. A drive into left center that was batted down by a fan. The umps spent four minutes looking at it and then awarded him a triple, which seems unlikely given the ball was left of center but whatever. I’m sure nobody wanted the headache of telling him to go back to second.
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