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Yasiel Puig tossed after strikeout

Updated: July 13, 2014, 1:50 AM ET
Associated Press

LOS ANGELES -- Dodgers All-Star right fielder Yasiel Puig was ejected after being called out on strikes in the third inning of a 1-0 win over the San Diego Padres.

Puig was tossed Saturday night by home plate umpire David Rackley following back-to-back strike calls against Ian Kennedy. The first pitch appeared to be down the middle and just above the knees. The second seemed to catch the inside corner.

Puig stood in the batter's box, hands on hips, and continued barking at Rackley ...

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