Adrian Gonzalez gave Dodgers rookie funny advice about playing in outfield
Adrian Gonzalez is always looking out for the young guys.
Speaking with reporters before his MLB debut for the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday, rookie Alex Verdugo said the veteran first baseman gave him a funny tip about playing in the outfield, per Bill Plunkett of the OC Register.
Alex Verdugo said Adrian Gonzalez gave him some advice on playing OF: "Do the opposite of what Puig tells you." #Dodgers
— Bill Plunkett (@billplunkettocr) September 1, 2017
The aforementioned Yasiel Puig is certainly unorthodox when it comes to his outfield ways, often choosing to rely on his physical gifts more than anything. With that in mind, it’s probably good advice from the 13-year vet Gonzalez.