Originally posted on Friarhood  |  Last updated 12/9/12
The Dodger are trying everything they can to make themselves competitive this year. The huge trade they pulled off last season didn’t pan out the way they thought it would, so they were going to do something in the off season to make a sudden push to the top again. As a Padres fan I am hoping they fall flat on their face. Especially after yesterday they signed Zack Greinke to a 6 year, 147 million dollar contract. On paper the one two punch of Kershaw and Greinke could look pretty daunting, but I think the Dodgers (who are starting to look like Yankees west) are going to fail just like they have done time and time again. In my opinion this is the Giants division to lose. The game will be a bit different next year though as far as competition due to more interleague games begin played. I wonder if that will come into play at all. So where does this put the Padres? It remains to be seen as we don’t know the full makeup of the team, but I think if the team stays healthy we can comp...
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