I just signed off on it, leaving it up to Ned Colletti to complete the deal. No, it’s not Cliff Lee and it’s not John Lackey. It’s also not Jon Lester because while he could be persuaded to stay in LA, there is no guarantee he wouldn’t go back to Boston.
The deal I have approved is for the Dodgers to trade Joc Pederson, Julio Urias, Pedro Baez and Chris Reed t[...]
LOS ANGELES – Hall of Fame broadcaster Vin Scully, an icon in American sports history, will return to the Dodger broadcast booth for an unprecedented 66th season in 2015. The announcement was made by several Dodger players on Dodger Vision during tonight’s game against the Atlanta Braves.
“It is very difficult to say goodbye,” said Scully. “God willing I will be back next year.[...]
LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers today reinstated left-handed pitcher Scott Elbert from the 60-day disabled list and designated him for assignment.
Elbert made 15 rehab appearances (two starts) for Dodger affiliates this year, going 0-1 with a 4.26 ERA for Rookie-advanced Ogden, Single-A Rancho Cucamonga and Triple-A Albuquerque as he worked his way back from 2013 Tommy John surge[...]
Write This Down! What happens tonight – how Josh Beckett pitches – will greatly impact the Dodger farm system, because if Beckett pitches poorly, then Ned Colletti will likely feel the pressure to trade a prospect or three for a starting pitcher. On the other hand, if Beckett can go six and give up less than three runs, Ned may be inclined to fold. The Dodgers top three starte[...]
We have all read what happened, but in case you don’t know, here’s how it started:
Then after striking out the next game, this is what happened: