Last year the Dodgers were the worst team in baseball against left handed pitching. So management decided to sit almost every one of their regulars when a southpaw was on the mound. The lineups they put out on those days consisted of most of their bench players and backups. Utility Brett EibnerCody BellingerCorey SeagerFranklin GutierrezJustin TurnerKike HernandezLos Angeles DodgersYasiel PuigYasmani Grandal Read More
Don't get me wrong, I'm usually a cheerleader for Dodgers manager Dave Roberts, but not tonight. In this first game of a three-game series against the St. Louis Cardinals, the skipper messed up big time. He made two ridiculous - and monumental - decisions that cost the Dodgers a nine-inning Brett EibnerChris TaylorClayton KershawDave Robertsenrique HernandezLogan Forsythe Read More
This game had it all. Fantastic Dodgers pitching, glorious Dodgers hitting, old friends across the diamond, a beanball war, and almost a cycle. Whew.
Here's how it went down...
Things started off conservatively as the Dodgers small balled their way to a 1-o lead on an Austin Barnes RBI ground out.
In the Alex WoodBrett EibnerChris TaylorCody BellingerDon Mattingly Read More
Don’t look now but the Dodgers are red hot. They’ve won 13 of their last 17 games including Saturday night’s 4-0 win over Colorado to take a 2-1 series lead and move within a half game of the Rockies for first place in the National league West. Speaking of red Alex WoodAustin BarnesBrett EibnerCody BellingerCorey SeagerJoc PedersonJustin TurnerKike HernandezLos Angeles DodgersTyler AndersonYasiel Puig Read More
The Dodgers lineup against the Rockies tonight in the home stand finale is almost entirely consisting of minor leaguers, journeymen, and utility players as the club shockingly places two players on the disabled list. Logan Forsythe will miss several weeks with a fractured right toe. He was hit in the Brett EibnerChris TaylorClayton KershawJustin TurnerLogan ForsytheLos Angeles DodgersRob Segedin Read More
The Dodgers opened their 2017 Cactus league exhibition schedule this afternoon with a 5-3 win over the White Sox at Glendale Arizona. Clayton Kershaw pitched a scoreless inning and the Dodgers rallied from a 2-0 deficit to defeat the pale hose in a meaningless game. I bet you never figured Alex WoodBrett EibnerClayton KershawCorey SeagerJustin TurnerLogan ForsytheLos Angeles DodgersYasiel Puig Read More
In breaking news reported by Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, the Dodgers have acquired outfielder Brett Eibner from the Oakland Athletics. The Dodgers sent minor leaguer Jordan Tarsovich up north in return. Carlos Frias was DFA'd to make room for newcomer Eibner.
Five days ago the A's designated Eibner for assignment Brett Eibner Read More