This is a big week for the Dodgers and these next few exhibition games will surely determine what players will make the 30 man active roster. We know at least one player that won’t be joining the major league squad on Opening Day and that is pitcher, Tony Gonsolin. Gonsolin, 26, was optioned to the […]
Dodger Baseball Is Only One Week Away!
The Los Angeles Dodgers will open this extremely strange 2020 MLB season against the San Francisco Giants next Thursday. I haven’t been inspired to write for my blog in some time and I think it was due to the fact that there wasn’t much going on in the world of baseball other than speculation and […]
A Whole New Blue: Rebuilding a franchise
On May 1st, 2012, Magic Johnson and members of the Guggenheim Baseball Management LLC officially became the owners of the Los Angeles Dodgers. The Los Angeles Dodgers are one of the most storied franchises in baseball and in the sports industry. However, bad ownership and the lack of star players kept them in the world […]
Jackie Robinson Day 2020
“I don’t think it matters what I believe, only what I do.” Jackie Robinson did a lot for baseball both on and off the field. He was a talented athlete as well as a civil rights leader. Without his contribution to baseball and his fight for equality, we would not have modern day baseball. Robinson […]
I miss baseball
It’s been weeks now since sports have been suspended. NHL, NBA and MLB all came to a sudden halt in response to the growing COVID-19 pandemic. School work and binge watching TV shows on Hulu has kept me busy but I still feel something missing in my life: Dodger baseball. We are well past Opening […]
Clayton Kershaw named Opening Day starter
Yesterday, March 9th, Dodgers manager, Dave Roberts, announced that Clayton Kershaw would be taking the mound on Opening Day. Clayton Kershaw is no stranger to Opening Day and this will be his ninth Opening Day start. Since 2011, Kershaw had only missed one Opening Day start and that was last season when he started the […]
Who will make up the Dodgers starting pitching staff in 2020?
Unlike most teams in baseball, the Dodgers have a plethora of starting pitchers to choose from when it comes time to finalize their roster. Of course, there are the obvious candidates that will make the starting rotation. Walker Buehler, Clayton Kershaw and David Price are pretty much guaranteed a spot on the Opening Day roster. […]
Dodgers 2019/2020 offseason summary
Today marks the end of the 2019/2020 baseball offseason. Pitchers and catchers officially report today to Spring Training facilities in Arizona and Florida. At first glance, Dodger fans thought that Andrew Friedman and co. were not being as aggressive as they had hoped for. Losing out on big name superstars such as Gerrit Cole, Stephen […]
Leadoff Dodgers 2020 Game Schedule:
My Dad and I have renewed our Dodgers Mini Plan for the fourth season. My Dad trusts me to choose the games that are provided to us and I feel that I have chosen ten games that will be great matchups and will make for exciting content on my blog. Of the thirty games that […]
Joc Pederson, Ross Stripling traded to the…Angels?
While the major blockbuster trade occurred last night between the Dodgers and the Red Sox, another trade was also being conducted that involved the Angels. It was first reported that Joc Pederson would be getting traded to the Angels for an infielder named Luis Rengifo. Then it was reported that a major league starter was […]