Walker Buehler Set for First Spring Start; Trevor Bauer and Kenley Jansen Impress

(Jerry Lai/USA TODAY Sports)

The Los Angeles Dodgers have seemingly started 2021 Cactus League play where they left off last October, although it is only just the beginning of Spring Training. Dodger pitching has only allowed one run, and quite frankly, the farm system promises an exciting future for fans, as a handful of prospects are already starting to shine.

Continue reading “Walker Buehler Set for First Spring Start; Trevor Bauer and Kenley Jansen Impress”

Dodgers News and Notes: Musings on Max Muncy, Trimming Roster to 28 and More

pollock

The Los Angeles Dodgers have finished their first road trip of this shortened season, going 7-2. Manager Dave Roberts rated the journey though Houston, Arizona and San Diego “a solid A.”

Continue reading “Dodgers News and Notes: Musings on Max Muncy, Trimming Roster to 28 and More”

Dodgers Handle Giants in Spring Opener

Max-Muncy-3
(Photo Credit: Matt Kartozian/USA TODAY Sports)

In the final few days leading up to their Cactus League opener against San Francisco, it looked very much like the Dodgers would need to wait until Sunday to kick their spring off against the Cubs.

Continue reading “Dodgers Handle Giants in Spring Opener”

Dodgers Playing for Spot in Regular-Season History Books

cody-bellinger-max-muncy
(Photo: Joe Camporeale/USA TODAY Sports)

While Sunday’s regular-season finale in San Francisco certainly doesn’t have any bearing on what happens in the upcoming NLDS, a victory could cement the 2019 Dodgers in the franchise history books as the squad with the most regular-season wins ever.

Continue reading “Dodgers Playing for Spot in Regular-Season History Books”

Dodgers Salvage Final Game of Weekend Series Against Giants

usa_today
Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

After dropping the first two contests of the weekend in disappointing fashion, the Dodgers rebounded in the finale on Sunday to handle the Giants in convincing fashion, 5-0.

Continue reading “Dodgers Salvage Final Game of Weekend Series Against Giants”

Dodgers Look to Clinch Division at Home Against Giants

joc

The Dodgers‘ seventh straight NL West division Clinchmas is so close, they can smell it. Their magic number sits at four, so they need a little help from the Cincinnati Reds if they want to clinch at home. The Arizona Diamondbacks are visiting Cincinnati, so all Dodger fans will be Reds fans this weekend hoping the Boys in Blue can celebrate at Chavez Ravine.

Continue reading “Dodgers Look to Clinch Division at Home Against Giants”

Dodgers Look to Start New Winning Streak Against Rival Giants

img_7128

It turns out that Nolan Arenado was not correct when he said that the Dodgers would never lose again. Los Angeles lost a disappointing game to the Arizona Diamondbacks Wednesday, and sadly a record of 143 –39 is no longer attainable.

Continue reading “Dodgers Look to Start New Winning Streak Against Rival Giants”

Giants Prevail in Series Opener Against Dodgers, 4-2

MLB: Arizona Diamondbacks at Los Angeles Dodgers
Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

The offensive fireworks were definitely not as prolific as they’ve been for the Dodgers recently. and the middle of the Los Angeles bullpen was once again victimized by some very timely hitting. In a contest that was very quiet for the first half of the evening, the Giants walked away with a 4-2 win against the Dodgers in the series opener Monday night at Dodger Stadium.

Continue reading “Giants Prevail in Series Opener Against Dodgers, 4-2”

Farhan Zaidi Reportedly Accepts Head Boss Job in San Francisco

zaidi

According to multiple reports on Tuesday evening, Farhan Zaidi will be leaving his general manager post in Los Angeles to accept the role of president of baseball operations for the San Francisco Giants.

Continue reading “Farhan Zaidi Reportedly Accepts Head Boss Job in San Francisco”

Dodgers Clinch Playoff Berth as Offense Surges Past Giants

jp2

With just a single game remaining on their regular season schedule, there are still a number of different scenarios which can affect the Dodgers‘ postseason destiny. But with their 10-6 win on Saturday afternoon against the Giants, Los Angeles is guaranteed at least one game in the month of October.

Continue reading “Dodgers Clinch Playoff Berth as Offense Surges Past Giants”