User ID
Password
  Forgot User ID
or Register Today!
VegasInsider.com
Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Follow Us on Google+ VI Mobile Scores and Betting Odds
Home
NFL
NBA
NHL
MLB
NCAA FB
NCAA BK
Horses
Golf
Auto
Soccer
More
Betting Tools

 
Dodgers prospect arrested for speeding

New Sportsbook.ag customers: Make your 1st bet, get your 2nd bet free, 100%, winnings paid in cash.
Join Now

Already have an account? Click here to view new Exclusive Rewards!

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) - Los Angeles Dodgers outfield prospect Yasiel Puig faces charges of reckless driving, speeding and driving without proof of insurance in Tennessee after police say he went 97 mph in a 50-mph zone early Sunday.

Advertisement
The Chattanooga Police Department report says Puig indicated he was serving as a designated driver when he was arrested at about 1 a.m. The report says Puig's car was going in and out of his lane and that ``it took blue lights and multiple siren blasts'' to get him to stop his car.

Dodgers general manager Ned Colletti said Sunday in a statement that the team takes Puig's arrest seriously and will handle discipline internally.

Puig, a 22-year-old Cuban defector, is hitting .333 with three homers and nine RBIs in 13 games for the Dodgers' Double-A farm team in Chattanooga. Puig signed a $42 million, seven-year contract last summer.

AP NEWS
The Associated Press News Service

Copyright 2015
The Associated Press
All Rights Reserved

  
HEADLINES
Lawrence: July Pitchers Report
Kluber, Indians blank Astros, 2-0
Cardinals' Maness ejected against Cubs
Giants activate Pence from disabled list
McCutchen helps grounds crew member
Rays place OF Souza, Jr on DL
Pujols will take part in Home Run Derby
Mets activate Mejia from restricted list
A's bring up Smolinski, option Bassitt
MORE HEADLINES
 
Why Buy Picks From VegasInsider.com
MLB Pro Baseball Handicapper Sports Picks Records
MLB Hot Streaks
2-0 Y'day, 8-1 +786 L9, +2,964 TY
20-5 +1,458 L25, 6-1 L7 G-Plays
4-0 L2 Days, 9-1 L10 Guarantees
13-4 L17 G-Plays, 31-16 L47 Picks
3-0, +363 Record Yesterday
7-2, +622 L9 Guarantees
+2,339 Overall This Year
12-6, +624 L18 Guarantees
4-1 +335 L5, 11-5 L16 Picks
15-6 L21 Guaranteed Plays
2-0 +242 Monday, 6-3 L9 Totals
5-2, +439 Last 7 Selections
6-1 Record Last 3 Days
3-0, +307 MLB Last Night
MLB Pro Baseball Expert Sports Picks-
2015 MLB SEASON PICK RECORDS
Money Leaders
Handicapper Money
Joe Nelson + 2964
Kevin Rogers + 2339
Chip Chirimbes + 1594
Underdog Leaders
Handicapper Money
Kevin Rogers + 2470
Joe Nelson + 2262
Dave Cokin + 1231
Over-Under Leaders
Handicapper Money
John Fisher + 885
Joe Nelson + 342
Scott Pritchard + 337
Guaranteed Leaders
Handicapper Money
Joe Nelson + 1741
Chip Chirimbes + 960
Bruce Marshall + 688
Favorite Leaders
Handicapper Money
Chip Chirimbes + 1654
Vince Akins + 651
Mark Franco + 502
Member Leaders
Handicapper Money
Chip Chirimbes + 1515
Joe Nelson + 904
Dave Cokin + 685
MORE PICK RECORDS
  
corner graphic
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 10% off a Live Odds subscription, SAVE 20% off Daily Pick packages, and receive access to up to 1,000 Member Plays each month!
VI Daily Fantasy Sager Bomb