WJBD Radio

Images

Now Playing

National Sports

WJBD - National Sports - Puig's Four-Hit Day Propels Dodgers Past Phillies

Puig's Four-Hit Day Propels Dodgers Past Phillies

Ron Vesely/MLB Photos via Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- Yasiel Puig continued his domination of major league pitching Sunday.

The 22-year-old rookie put together his first four hit day helping the Los Angeles Dodgers dump the Philadelphia Phillies 6-1 Sunday.

Puig also scored two runs and stole two bases in the win. He finishes June with 44 hits, the second-most all-time behind Joe DiMaggio for most hits by a player in his first full calender month of the season.

Dodgers' starter Stephen Fife pitched seven shutout innings to win his second straight start.

Puig is now the Dodgers franchise leader for hits in a month by a rookie, passing Steve Sax.

The win puts the Dodgers (38-43) four games behind the Arizona Diamondbacks for NL West lead.

Copyright 2013 ABC News Radio

See other NationalSports news:

Rangers Agree to 5-Year Deal with Brassard
Tim Clark Earns First PGA Win Since 2010
Maddux, Glavine Headline Baseball HOF Inductees
Wainwright Earns League-Leading 13th Win
LeBron James to Wear No. 23 for Cavaliers




Loyal Listener Club

Club Login

Follow Us At

This Site logo