Back in LA, Puig late for NLCS ring presentation

Back in LA, Puig late for NLCS ring presentation

LOS ANGELES — Yasiel Puig was late arriving to Dodger Stadium in his return to Los Angeles for the first time since being traded to the Cincinnati Reds.

The Cuban star missed receiving his National League Championship Series ring in person from Dodgers owner Mark Walter and other front-office personnel on Monday.

Yasiel Puig made his first trip to Dodger Stadium as a member of the Reds. AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin

They presented the jewelry to former Dodgers Matt Kemp, Alex Wood and Kyle Farmer during an informal gathering outside the Reds clubhouse.

Puig showed up 70 minutes late to a scheduled news conference with local media.

He was part of a seven-player deal with Cincinnati in December that included Kemp, Wood and Farmer.

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