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4/16/2014 6:40 P.M. ET

Yasiel Puig statement on recent news articles

LOS ANGELES -- Today, Adam Katz, Yasiel Puig's agent, released the following statement on behalf of Yasiel:

"I'm aware of the recent articles and news accounts. I understand that people are curious and have questions, but I will have no comment on this subject. I'm represented on this matter, and I'm only focused on being a productive teammate and helping the Dodgers win games."

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