The Dodgers had three, count ‘em 3, Twenty Million Dollar “Blue Blood Hitters” in the lineup last night who combined, make more than the entire San Diego Padres team, and yet it was a JUNKYARD DOG who won the game for the Dodgers… that and a Blue Blooded Pitcher who plays like a Junkyard Dog.
In my world, being ordained as a “JUNKYA[...]
Failure to hit with runners on base, especially with the bases loaded;
Failure to score runs against soft-tossing lefties against whom the league averages 5 runs a game;
Displays the ability to hit and drive in runs,except in important situations; and
Displays total inability to come from behind after 7 innings.
There’s a really short answer to any questions about Carl Crawford and his ability to stay on the field: “We hope so.” Right now CC, looks better than at any other time as a Dodger. He looks like a middle-of-the-order hitter… shoot, I can see him hitting #3 in certain situations. The man is playing like he is possessed – let’s hope he can keep it upR[...]
Evidently Elvis Andrus and Adrian Beltre have cleared waivers. Maybe this is where the Dodger make their big move.
Andrus is due $120 million for 8 years until 2022.
Beltre is due the remainder of this year and $18 million next year plus and an option in 2016.
I am of the opinion, that the Dodgers could send Juan Uribe, Esriubel Arruebarrena and Zach Lee to the Rangers fo[...]
But sadly, the Dodgers have just a .500 record at Chavez Ravine, their house. They let teams like Milwaukee come in and bitch slap them like 98 pound weaklings. I know a little league pitcher who could shutout the Dodgers… and she’s a g[...]