The Dodgers have finally released their NLDS roster to the public. Not many surprises on it. Yasiel Puig made the cut as did [...]
Tonight is the night! Friday has finally arrived and in mere hours the Dodgers will open their best of five National League Division series against the Mets at Dodger Stadium. In the long awaited match-up, long haired rookie Jacob deGrom will counter Clayton Kershaw in the series opener.
It’s always a good idea to take a look at the odds of each club before the series begins. Everyone [...]
There’s not much to say until we know the roster, so here’s my last stab at it:
Who Has The Best Starting Pitching in the Playoffs?
Lots of people on this board have bitched all year about the Dodger starters and how bad they are, once you get past Kershaw and Greinke. Simply put, that is just hogwash. How many teams are there in baseball? 30, the last I checked. How many starters are there on a team? 5, the last I checked[...]
The Dodgers acquired Jim Johnson in July from Atlanta in the complicated three-team trade that sent [...]
The 2015 postseason officially kicked off on Tuesday evening as the Houston Astros eliminated the New York Yankees by defeating them 3-0 in the American League wild card game. Bearded ace Dallas Keuchel[...]
It’s been pretty obvious that there is something seriously wrong with switch-hitting catcher Yasmani Grandal. The 26-year old backstop injured his shoulder while taking a hard hit foul bal[...]
Major League Baseball has announced the start times for games 1 and 2 of the NLDS between the Dodgers and the Mets. Game 1 will begin at 6:30 PM, while game 2 will start at 6:07 PM pacific time. Remember Sunday is a travel day as the series will shift to New York for games 3 and 4 Monday and Tuesday evenings.
The Mets have announced their rotation for the first three games. [...]
The Dodgers secured home field advantage in the NLDS this weekend by sweeping the San Diego Padres at Dodgers Stadium. The Dodgers won the regular season finale to finish the 2015 season with a 92-70 record. [...]
Cy Young – If you look up MLB pitching stats and include all the starters, one thing will jump out at you: The Top Three Pitchers in baseball reside in the National League and the drop off to number four is huge. Greinke, Arrieta and Kershaw all have sub 0.90 WHIP’s and the league is hitting below .200 against them all. When it comes to the Cy Young, it’[...]