Matt Kemp’s CF Defense Is Better Than You Think

Matt Kemp

By D.K. Robinson Don Mattingly’s decision to abruptly move Matt Kemp from CF to LF and replace him with a platoon of Andre Ethier and Scott VanSlyke may well go down in history as one of the most curious and potentially catastrophic moved ever made by a Dodgers manager.  For years, many bloggers and fans of sabermetrics have yearned for the ... Read More »

Bud Selig Won’t Step Into Dodgers Cable Negotiations

Commissioner Bud Selig

Commissioner Bud Selig on Friday held his annual meeting with representatives of the Associated Press Sports Editors. Selig was asked about the Time Warner cable dispute that has dragged on, leaving millions of Southern California viewers unable to watch the Dodgers. The commissioner said he has no plans to intervene. “All I can do at this point is aggressively stay on top of it ... Read More »

Clayton Kershaw rehabs in Rancho Cucamonga

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Clayton Kershaw made his first rehab start Friday night for the Rancho Cucamonga Quakes. Kershaw was making his first appearance in 6 weeks and was scheduled to throw 55 pitches. Kershaw went 5 innings, allowing a run, two hits, a walk and six strikeouts on 56 pitches. After the game Kershaw said he “felt good, felt healthy.” He said it felt like ... Read More »

Beckett, Billingsley, and Wilson Closer to Returning, but Dodgers Lose Ellis

Brian Wilson

Other than Clayton Kershaw’s brilliance on the mound, the one thing that was seemingly constant for the Los Angeles Dodgers throughout last season was the barrage of injuries that befell the team. Most pundits suggested before this season started, that perhaps the only thing that could stand in the way of the Dodgers challenging for a World Series victory was…well…more injuries. ... Read More »

Where To Watch Dodger Games

Dodgers

We have compiled a Fan list of where you can go watch Dodger games. Below is a list of suggested places. Please call ahead though to verify. Los Angeles County The Oinkster – Eagle Rock 2005 Colorado Blvd Eagle Rock, CA 90041 (323) 255-6465 Iguana’s Bar – Pico Rivera 8528 Rosemead Blvd Pico Rivera, CA 90660 (562) 949-0290 Monster Vape Lounge ... Read More »

Hanley Ramirez And Dodgers Continue Negotiations

Hanley Ramirez

Prior to yesterday’s U.S. Opener in San Diego, Hanley Ramirez sat down with Enrique Rojas from ESPNDeportes. They discussed his health, his upcoming free agency and Yasiel Puig. I have loosely transcribed the audio version of the interview which you can find here. (Spanish) Hanley was asked about being healthy for the first time in a long time to start the ... Read More »

Opening Day Weekend Update on Kemp, Kershaw, and Ryu

Dodgers Stadium

Just two days ago, we told you that while the Dodgers had taken care of business in Australia, they returned home to Los Angeles to a lot of bad news. Well, on Saturday, they received even more news–but not all of it was bad. First, the good news:       So, the immediate good news is that Hyun-Jin Ryu ... Read More »

Dodgers Take Care of Business ‘Down Under’…But Come Back Home to a Host of Problems

Clayton Kershaw

The Los Angeles Dodgers’ first two official regular season games of the 2014 season were played approximately 7,500 miles away from Dodger Stadium and were only watched on television by a (small) minority of Dodgers fans, but the Dodgers will happily take their 2-0 record and switch back to Spring Training mode this weekend for their pre-season tune-up Freeway Series against the Angels ... Read More »