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Plaschke, Thy Sweater Is Argyle:
I recently landed one of the most aesthetically-pleasing cards I own. From 2013 Bowman Platinum, it's a Cutting Edge Stars bat slice from The Bison, #'d 04/50.My newest Mattycakes was had via eBay for just $8.14 delivered, a surprisingly low sum. I really dig the die-cut design and the fact that Topps went with a piece of bat rather than a simple jersey swatch.
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LOS ANGELES Dodgers manager Don Mattingly said Tuesday he believes outfielder Matt Kemp will return to the lineup this season, despite a balky right hamstring that has slowed his comeback from a sprained ankle.
Kemp is rehabbing at the Dodgers' minor league facility in Glendale, Ariz., and took 10 swings in a simulated game on Tuesday. Mattingly said Kemp had six hits, four...
Matt Kemp has aggravated his hamstring while trying to rehabilitate his injured ankle according to Kevin J Wells of The Washington Times. He suffered from the hamstring back on May 29th in Anaheim, and has only played in 11 games since.
While running the bases in a rehab outing, Kemp felt tightness in his hamstring. The Dodgers have shut him down indefinitely, which this late...
The Dodgers were on ESPN yesterday, and there was unsurprisingly a bunch of discussion about Yasiel Puig. Of particular note by the broadcasters, though, was how he still had to learn discipline. Early in the game they were talking about his pitch selection and how he had to learn how to avoid pitches out of the zone, but later in the game they kept clarifying that they meant he...
Who's ready for the Dodgers Down Under?
The Los Angeles Dodgers will open the 2014 season in Sydney, Australia vs. the Diamondbacks in a historic series on Saturday, March 22 and Sunday, March 23.
The team announced their preliminary schedule for the 2014 regular season on Tuesday.
The 2014 Opening Series featuring the National League West rivals will be Major League Baseball...
Los Angeles Dodgers third baseman Juan Uribe had one of the best nights of his 12-year career on Monday. The 34-year-old hit three home runs to lead LA to an 8-1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks. Naturally, reporters were itching to speak with him after the game. They got their wish and them some. While […]
After weeks of speculation, it looks like the Alexander Guerrero sweepstakes is nearing an end.
Word broke this morning of the Office of Foreign Assets Control clearing the 26-year-old Cuban infielder, making him a free agent. Shortly after, the Dodgers -- who have been the favorites all along -- are close to signing him to a 5- or 7-year deal in the neighborhood of $32 million...
Hyun-Jin Ryu should be able to make his scheduled start Wednesday against Arizona according to Andy Call of MLB.com.
Kemp strained his right hamstring Friday during a rehab workout session giving him 10 days after his most recent injury.
"If he can play, we can activate him, but he has to be able to play," Mattingly said.
Kemp hasn't played for the Dodgers...
PHOENIX -- It is impossible to define exactly when the NL West began its complete 180 from in the Diamondbacks' control to in that of the Dodgers. The season is too long. The factors too numerous.But June 11 might be a place to start.The benches-cleaning brawl between the D-backs and Dodgers that night seemed to change the complexion of the division, the relationship between...
This was not a good night to ask Arizona Diamondbacks manager Kirk Gibson what he thought of Juan Uribe's performance.
Uribe homered in each of his first three trips to the plate, and the Los Angeles Dodgers connected six times Monday night in an 8-1 romp over the Diamondbacks that reduced their magic number for clinching the NL West title to eight.
''They swung the...
The Los Angeles Dodgers are nearing a five-year, $32MM contract with top Cuban infield prospect Alexander Guerrero according to the latest update from Jesse Sanchez of MLB.com. The official announcement should come within the next day or so.
The Dodgers have long been the favorites to sign him, dating back to July 23, when news broke that the Dodgers had signed Guerrero to a seven...
Juan Uribe homered in each of his first three trips to the plate, and the Los Angeles Dodgers connected six times Monday night in an 8-1 romp over the Arizona Diamondbacks that reduced their magic number for clinching the NL West title to eight.
Adrian Gonzalez, Andre Ethier and Hanley Ramirez also went deep in the Dodgers' biggest power display in almost seven years.
What happened at Dodger Stadium on Monday night was as remarkable as any throw made by Yasiel Puig this season or any line drive hit by Hanley Ramirez.
Juan Uribe took a curtain call.
After Uribe hit his career-high third home run in the Dodgers' 8-1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks the same fans who constantly booed him over the last two seasons insisted he come out of...
Yasiel Puig doing things.
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Juan Uribe's staggering offensive display has the Los Angeles Dodgers untracked.
Trevor Cahill is looking to slow them down again.
Uribe and the NL West-leading Dodgers attempt to beat Cahill for the first time and extend their longest winning streak over the Arizona Diamondbacks in over three years Tuesday night.
Uribe had a career-high...
The Los Angeles Dodgers could have the right pitcher on the mound to help them end their longest losing streak since early May.
They'll try to end a four-game slide Monday night at home when they send the surging Ricky Nolasco to face the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Los Angeles (83-59) was swept over the weekend in a three-game series in Cincinnati, although it still leads second...