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Just put Tony Gwynn, Jr. in LF and leave him alone

Just put Tony Gwynn, Jr. in LF and leave him alone

Marcus Thames is a really nice guy who can hit a home-run (or strikeout) and is a below average fielder (I am being very kind).    Xavier Paul deserves to be on the team, but Don Mattingly needs to just forget this Paul – Gwynn – Thames Triad in Left Field and commit to playing [...]

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The Dodgers Didn’t Lose

The Dodgers Didn’t Lose

Of course, they didn’t win either.  6-6 was the tie after 10 innings.  Oh well, you can’t win ‘em all. Depressed and Impressed It’s risky business to try and evaluate a player based upon the microcosm of one game or even the four games I will watch here at Camelback Ranch.  However, there are some [...]

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The 2011 Dodgers Starting Rotation

The 2011 Dodgers Starting Rotation

I feel more confidence in the Dodgers 2011 starting rotation than any other Dodger starting rotation in the past several years.  Barring injury or alien possession, the Starting Five should be very good.  While not the best in all of baseball (at least not now, not on paper), this group has to be in the [...]

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