Despite the team’s many injuries, the Los Angeles Dodgers have become the first MLB club to 80 wins. The Dodgers improved their league-best record to 80-34, after defeating the Milwaukee Brewers 4-0 on Monday night.Continue reading “Dodgers First MLB Team to 80 Wins Despite a Season Filled with Injuries”
Tag: Walker Buehler
Dodgers News and Notes – Brewers Series, Buehler Out for Season, Other Injury Updates and More
After winning 12 straight games in a row, the Los Angeles Dodgers finally had a clunker, losing 4-0 to the Kansas City Royals.
Now the Dodgers turn their sights on the Milwaukee Brewers, heading to American Family Field for a four game set against the Brew Crew.Continue reading “Dodgers News and Notes – Brewers Series, Buehler Out for Season, Other Injury Updates and More”
3 Players Who Could Boost Dodgers’ Playoff Chances in 2022
When fans get a look at the second-half Dodgers in the series opener against the Giants on Thursday, they’ll see Mitch White taking the bump in the bottom of the first inning.Continue reading “3 Players Who Could Boost Dodgers’ Playoff Chances in 2022”
Should Fans Be Concerned About Walker Buehler?
Coming into the season, Walker Buehler was one of the favorites to win the National League Cy Young Award. But, in his recent starts, he has not been his normal self. Yes, it hasn’t been entirely catastrophic, but we fans know the young righty can be much better.
Buehler has one complete game shutout this season. Outside of that start, he has posted a 4.50 ERA, which is uncommon. In his last outing, he only lasted 2 ⅓ innings against the New York Mets — the shortest outing of his career.Continue reading “Should Fans Be Concerned About Walker Buehler?”
Dodgers Roster: More Thoughts on 2022 Starting Rotation
Fans of the Los Angeles Dodgers just love to speculate about player depth, seemingly more than any other fan base across the majors.
Los Angeles is probably deeper than any other club in the big leagues with position players, as they virtually didn’t miss a beat when Corey Seager tested free agency and landed a job with the Texas Rangers. The team’s position player depth speaks volumes when a player like Chris Taylor isn’t guaranteed a spot on the lineup card every night, even though skipper Dave Roberts says he much prefers to use CT in a flexible utility role.
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Dodgers Open Season Against Rockies for Second Straight Year
It is finally here — Opening Day for the Los Angeles Dodgers in 2022. There were many questions surrounding whether we’d even get to this point just a couple of months ago.Continue reading “Dodgers Open Season Against Rockies for Second Straight Year”
Dodgers Sign Kevin Pillar to Minor League Deal, Freddie Freeman Makes Spring Debut
Through four Cactus League games, the Dodgers still have yet to post a win. If this were the start of the regular season, you’d have fans on social media calling for skipper Dave Roberts to be fired. Nonetheless it is only Spring Training, so fans must take these games with a grain of salt.
The Dodgers have remained quite active in the free agency market. The team inked left handed Tyler Anderson last week, and today signed another veteran. The team announced it had signed veteran outfielder Kevin Pillar to a minor league deal with a big league invite. The deal was reported to be for a $2.5 million base salary.Continue reading “Dodgers Sign Kevin Pillar to Minor League Deal, Freddie Freeman Makes Spring Debut”
Keeping an Eye on National League Cy Young Award Race
For just about every player on a contending team, the goal of clinching a playoff spot is the highest priority, superseding even the most decorated individual awards. However, the individual honors are important in their own way, as they often dictate the fame a player achieves in their place among the storied greats, plus a heavy bonus on their end-of-year paycheck.
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Max Muncy, Walker Buehler Standing Out as NL Awards Favorites
The Los Angeles Dodgers have seemingly shifted into the next gear in the month of August, and at the right time to do so. So far they are 12-3 this month, and have gained two games on the first place San Francisco Giants in the NL West.Continue reading “Max Muncy, Walker Buehler Standing Out as NL Awards Favorites”
Dodgers Host Astros in Highly Anticipated Two-Game Series
Tuesday night will mark the beginning of one of the more anticipated series for the Dodgers and their fans. For the first time since the Astros sign-stealing scandal became public, the Dodgers will host Houston with a full-capacity crowd on hand.Continue reading “Dodgers Host Astros in Highly Anticipated Two-Game Series”