What's next for Yasiel Puig?

The Dodgers phenom is aiming for something big

Originally Published: February 5, 2014
By Tim Keown | ESPN The Magazine

THE WORLD UNFOLDS from a few simple words. They're written in the form of inscriptions on two pieces of memorabilia in the trophy room of Yasiel Puig's Miami home. They are, appropriately if not intentionally, displayed on opposite sides of the room. Chasms open between syllables. Sides are taken, armies gather.

One of them chooses the most soaring, majestic word in our vocabulary. It is direct, forceful and uncomplicated, unsullied by outside influence. ...

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