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Yasiel Puig flipped off hecklers at Progressive Field

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CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 13: Yasiel Puig #66 of the Los Angeles Dodgers hits a two run home run during the second inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on June 13, 2017 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

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Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig was on the receiving end of some jeers from Indians fans at Progressive Field during Tuesday night’s game against the Indians. He responded by flipping them the double bird after homering in the top of the second inning. Chad Moriyama of Dodgers Digest captured a still from the broadcast of Tuesday’s game:

Speaking to the media after the game, Puig said he was indeed being heckled. He added, “I reacted that way. I stooped to their level,” Andy McCullough of the Los Angeles Times reports. Puig said he’ll pay a fine if commissioner Rob Manfred deems it necessary. His teammates found it hilarious, McCullough added.

Puig also singled in a 2-for-4 performance in the Dodgers’ 7-5 win. He is now hitting .239/.313/.418 with 10 home runs, 33 RBI, and 29 runs scored in 240 plate appearances.

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