Silence is Golden – except during the GM meetings

As kids, we were often told by our elders that ‘Silence is Golden,’ a term usually said to us in an effort to shut us up. And while there is certainly virtue in this ages old saying, it doesn’t bode well with Dodger fans during the annual General Managers meetings, which kicked off this past […]

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A few things you should know about beginning in 2018

Last January, the Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA) adopted several significant changes that go into effect beginning with Spring Training 2018. One such change has to do with spring training itself, more specifically, with the length of spring training. Up to and including 2017, the voluntary reporting date for pitchers, catchers and injured players was […]

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Is there a Giancarlo Stanton in the Dodgers future?

Let’s face it, there isn’t a Dodger fan on the planet who doesn’t get at least a little bit giddy over the thought of Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton playing at Dodger Stadium in a Dodgers uniform. I mean, we’re talking about a guy coming off a remarkable 2017 season that saw him hit an […]

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Dodgers – Padres to play 3 games in Monterrey Mexico

The National League Champion Dodgers and their NL West Division-rival San Diego Padres will meet in a three-game series at Estadio de Béisbol Monterrey May 4-6, 2018, Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association announced on Monday. The games, which will serve as Padres home games, will represent the third regular season […]

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Bellinger unanimous NL Rookie of the Year

As a surprise to absolutely no one, Dodgers first baseman Cody Bellinger was the unanimous 2017 National League Rookie of the Year, as chosen by the Baseball Writers Association of America. The 22-year-old Scottsdale, Arizona native and son of three-time World Series champion Clay Bellinger follows (now) 23-year-old Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager, who was the 2016 NL […]

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Veterans Day Batting Practice a hit at Dodger Stadium

It began eight years ago and has become one of the biggest events held annually at Dodger Stadium – Veterans Day Batting Practice. “To watch these families come in, we have over 300 families, they’re veterans and active military,” explains Dodgers vice president of external affairs and community relations Naomi Rodriguez. “But it’s not just […]

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Brandon Morrow – Pay the man, Dodgers

As I was driving to Costco on Thursday afternoon to drop what would undoubtedly be a couple hundred bucks (plus another $1.50 for the obligatory hot dog), I was listening to MLB Network Radio, as I often do while in the car. Much to my surprise, the call-in radio guest for the show was Dodgers […]

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Dodgers to host Veterans Day Batting Practice

The Dodgers will host approximately 300 pre-selected active duty service members and veterans from the U.S. Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force and Coast Guard and their families for batting practice at Dodger Stadium on Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in honor of Veterans Day. Dodgers alumni Ron Cey, Manny Mota, Billy Ashley and Dennis Powell, and the […]

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Seager wins second consecutive Silver Slugger Award

Twenty-four hours after Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig was unjustifiably snubbed by National League coaches and managers for the 2017 Rawlings Gold Glove Award, an award that he absolutely, positively and unequivocally deserved, those same coaches and managers got it right on Thursday afternoon when they named Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager as the recipient of the […]

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Is there a Coach Utley in the Dodgers future?

Free agency has officially begun, and teams can now pursue players without restriction. The Dodgers have six players currently on the open market and they will more than likely want some of them back for at least one more campaign. One such free agent is 38-year-old second baseman Chase Utley. But is it really in […]

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