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Yasiel Puig not an All-Star? Time for a do-over

Los Angeles Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig laughs

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Yasiel Puig wasn't voted into the All-Star Game as a starter by the fans. He wasn't picked as a reserve by NL manager Bruce Bochy or though the players' vote. He was selected to be a candidate for the final vote, but lost out to Atlanta's Freddie Freeman. So when the All-Star Game came to Citi Field, the Puig circus was not in tow.

Boy was that a missed opportunity.

At the time, Puig...

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