Most MLB batters have a song they choose that plays over the loud speakers when they come up to bat. Relief pitchers also have a tune they select. For instance, Mariano Rivera runs onto the mound to Metallica’s “Enter Sandman”, and former great Trevor Hoffman used to sprint out of the bullpen to the sounds [...]
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Today’s double header between the New York Yankees and the Los Angeles Dodgers already had two significant storylines. First, the Dodgers were in Yankees Stadium for the first time since the 1981 World Series, one of the few positives of interleague play. And secondly, it was the return of Don Mattingly, the beloved former Yankees [...]
With Josh Beckett, it may be more of an issue of being overpaid than being overrated. You would expect someone making $15.75 million a year to have a huge impact on their team, but Beckett has not been impressive since arriving on the scene with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Beckett’s best years are way behind [...]
Now the weather is starting to hate the Los Angeles Dodgers. After a nice, clear day in the Bronx on Tuesday, the rain rolled into the Tri-State area to wash away the opening game of a two-game series against the New York Yankees. The two teams will play a day-night doubleheader on Wednesday. Game 1 is [...]
Five starts. Four of the quality variety. A 2.91 ERA over 34 innings. A 0-2 record. Something sounds a little off, no? Unless you happen to be a member of the Los Angeles Dodgers starting rotation, that is. Just ask Clayton Kershaw, who is not only a member, but the defacto ace of this disappointing [...]
There was a big time brawl between the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Los Angeles Dodgers. It was a normal Major League Baseball fight where both benches cleared but no one really did anything aggressive. Then Ian Kennedy tried to take Zack Greinke’s head off and another brawl started. This one was not normal. It was [...]