Yasiel Puig Injury: Updates on Dodgers Star's Knee, Likely Return Date

Tim KeeneyContributor ISeptember 2, 2013

The Los Angeles Dodgers have potentially been dealt an untimely blow, as phenom Yasiel Puig suffered a right knee strain against the Colorado Rockies on Monday. 

Ken Gurnick of Dodgers.com and the Dodgers' official Twitter account share some important details:

Puig came up sore when he slid into third base on Adrian Gonzalez's single.

— Ken Gurnick (@kengurnick) September 2, 2013

Yasiel Puig left today's ballgame with a mild right knee strain. #Dodgers

— Los Angeles Dodgers (@Dodgers) September 2, 2013