So, when Ned Colletti takes on an aging pitcher, he makes sure he can pay him a lot. Evidently, he feels and obligation to do that. Witness Josh Beckett whom Mr. Colletti paid over $30 million dollars for parts of two seasons. Now compare that to what the Cardinals do with this story on [...]
First of all, Madison Bumgarner is the greatest pitcher in World Series History! For Real! No arguments! Disagree all you Want – SCOREBOARD!
When your team (the Dodgers) is in the same division as the team who has won the World Series three of the last five years, you are… well… you are their Bitches! Disagree all you Want – [...]
As I mentioned yesterday, THE TRADE was the linchpin of Ned Colletti’s demise. The Dodgers are saddled the next four years with aging players who are owed about $45 million annually (give or take). Last years production by Crawford and Gonzalez was not a great deal financially, but there was some production. That production will start to decline, probably dramatic[...]
Face it: Andre Ethier has no trade value. Forget trading him for anything… UNLESS you package him with someone somebody wants, like Pederson or Seager and I wouldn’t do that!
Carl Crawford has a little value… if the Dodgers pay half his salary. Very little….
The Dodgers will offer Hanley Ramirez the requisite qualifying offer… and pray h[...]
So Guggs and Company asked Friedman to keep Donnie (“give him another chance“) and he agreed, but mid-season, if Donnie screws up, he’s out and Joe will step in from his TV commentator job. That is my latest rumor and I’m sticking to it.
The cover photo is my back yard – beautiful Fall Day! I love this time of year…[...]