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ampm offering Dodger Dogs at most LA area locations

The Dodgers have announced that longtime partner ampm has added the legendary Farmer John Dodger Dogs to its offerings at participating Los Angeles area ampm convenience stores. They will initially be offered to consumers at the price of two dogs for $3. “We are genuinely looking forward to offering our fans an authentic Dodger Experience outside of Dodger Stadium,” […]

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Yo, Josh Ravin is out Dodgers right-hander suspended for 80 games after testing positive for PEDs

If ever there were a guy that Dodger fans were pulling for it was 28-year-old West Hills, California native Josh Ravin. Here’s a guy who was drafted by the Cincinnati Reds in the fifth round of the 2006 MLB First Year Player Draft, spent seven seasons in the Reds minor league system, was claimed off waivers by the Milwaukee […]

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Vin Scully receives respect from unlikely source

Before every major league baseball game across America, the managers from both teams meet at home plate with all of the umpires to exchange lineup cards and to go over the ground rules for each specific ballpark. When finished, the managers return to their respective dugouts for the National Anthem and play begins. …except at […]

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Dodgers receive inspiration from within

With the Dodgers on the cusp of measuring their current losing streak in weeks instead of games or even days, they received a bit of inspiration from among their own ranks only moments after suffering their sixth consecutive home loss on Saturday evening. Handwritten on a white board located just inside the main door to the Dodgers clubhouse – a […]

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Bullpen not to blame for Dodgers struggles

When things are going well for the Dodgers, their bullpen for the most part goes unnoticed. Oh sure, Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen gets a lot of ink, as well he should – he currently leads the majors in saves with nine and hasn’t blown a save since August 23 of last year. Since then he […]

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Los Angeles Dodgers prior to game against Miami Marlins Monday, April 25, 2016 at Dodger Stadium.

Maeda respectfully bests his childhood hero

It was subtle and if you weren’t looking directly at him when he did it, you probably missed it. It was in the top of the seventh inning of Thursday night’s game between the Dodgers and Marlins at Dodger Stadium. At the time, Japanese superstar pitcher Kenta Maeda and the Dodgers were clinging to a […]

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Gordon suspension causing wide range of emotions

I had just stopped to grab a late bite to eat after having just witnessed the Miami Marlins sweep the Dodgers in four games – the first time one had done so to the other in history. As I was sitting in my car wolfing down a Jumbo Jack, my cell phone started going crazy […]

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Dodgers offensive woes continue

The good news is that the Dodgers starting pitching and their bullpen have been – for the most part – very good of late. The bad news is that their offense has been… well… awful. We’re talking 15 for 104 (.144) in their last three game with only two home runs awful; 0 for 13 with runners […]

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Dodgers catching prospect Garrett Kennedy a ‘take charge’ guy

Loons catcher Garrett Kennedy was selected by the Dodgers in the 14th round of the 2015 First Year Player Draft out of the University of Miami with the 432nd overall pick. He was one of five players from the Hurricanes picked in the June draft. After a bit of a slow year as a junior […]

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Dodgers prospect Nolan Long – head & shoulders above the rest

Right-hander Nolan Long was selected by the Dodgers in the 16th round of the 2015 First Year Player Draft out of Wagner College on Staten Island in the state of New York. He had previously been picked in the 38th round of the 2012 draft by the San Francisco Giants after his senior season at […]

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