In Trout and Puig, lightning has struck twice in SoCal
Summary of 2 articles · Updated Aug 26, 2013
"You look at Trout, you look at [Bryce] Harper, you look at Puig and [Manny] Machado ... The first real quote from Puig all season and it's one of the best. And the former Dodgers catcher has seen enough of Puig to get a line on his soaring talents. The Angels were spinning their wheels last season, 6-14 and seemingly going nowhere, when Trout, just 20 years old, showed up in late April, lifting the club's spirits and performance level immediately. In a sport tying together so many components and elements, it seems implausible that a fresh-faced rookie with little or no experience can transform an entire team overnight from something ordinary into something extraordinary.
Yasiel Puig opens up (a little) during ESPN Deportes interview
Everybody seems to have an opinion about Yasiel Puig and how he's adapting to life in North America and the major leagues. Some opinions are more irritating than others. But what does Puig, himself, think? It's hard to know, because he hasn't done many …