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Scott Van Slyke hit a walk-off homer a few games ago. As customary, his teammates greeted him with violent assault. Of particular note was Hyun Jin Ryu with his flying kick technique. Chan Ho Park would be proud.

Dodgers' Hanley Ramirez leaves with hamstring strain

The Los Angeles Dodgers pulled Hanley Ramirez out of last night's game with what they are describing as a mild hamstring strain.  The clubs made the move almost entirely as a precautionary measure.  Ramirez seemed to be fine after the game, but he did not talk with reporters about the injury. Austin Laymance of says Ramirez was able to walk quickly through the clubhouse...

2013 NL MVP Race

Heading into the final month of the regular season, the NL MVP Award is still up for grabs. Here is a look at the top candidates in the final stretch. Photo Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Clayton Kershaw In a contract year, Kershaw has established himself as the best pitcher in baseball. He leads the NL in WHIP (0.93), ERA (1.94), WAR (7.0), and strikeouts (214). Even when the Dodgers...

Dodgers to host team's 1st LGBT night at stadium

The Los Angeles Dodgers will host their first lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender night on Sept. 27. The team said Friday that LGBT Night Out will feature a celebrity first pitch, the national anthem performed by a special guest with the Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles and fireworks at Dodger Stadium for the game against Colorado. Other major league teams have hosted similar...

Dodgers' Matt Kemp ran the bases yesterday

In one of the final steps before the Los Angeles Dodgers will activate outfielder Matt Kemp, the All-Star ran the bases and truly tested his sprained ankle.  The running went well.  Kemp is at the Dodgers' spring training facility at Camelback Ranch in Arizona.  He has been focusing on at-bats and running. According to Austin Laymance of, Kemp will be evaluated...

Matt Kemp will join Dodgers on Monday, could be activated off DL

Matt Kemp will meet the Dodgers at Chase Field in Arizona on Monday prior to their four-game series with the Diamondbacks manager Don Mattingly announced. He will take part in early workouts and if all goes well he'll be activated off the DL. "We'll see him tomorrow. He'll be at the ballpark tomorrow working out early with us running doing the bases and doing all...

Dodgers' pitcher Brian Wilson asked Dan Carcillo to toss ceremonial 1st pitch into the stands

Dodgers' pitcher Brian Wilson asked LA King Dan Carcillo to toss ceremonial 1st pitch into the stands...and he did. **Follow us on Twitter, View via Our Mobile Site, or Return to BobsBlitz.comFollow us on Twitter. Subscribe or Return to Bob's Blitz.

Andre Ethier sits for Dodgers with ankle soreness

On Friday night, Andre Ethier was forced out of the Los Angeles Dodgers' loss to the San Francisco Giants with an ankle injury he aggravated while making the turn from first to second on a double. That ankle kept him out of Saturday night's lineup, with Dan Arritt of reporting that Ethier had 'increased soreness' in his left ankle on Saturday...

Dodgers' Andre Ethier leaves game with ankle injury

Andre Ethier pulled up gimpy Friday night against the San Francisco Giants according to Austin Laymance and Ken Gurnick of He proceeded to limp off the field during a pitching change and was replaced by a pinch runner. Ethier doubled in the eighth inning, but as he reached second he stopped on the bag and bent over with hands on knees. Assistant trainer Nancy Patterson...

Adrian Gonzalez Provides Walk-Off Heroics As Dodgers Beat Giants 3-2


Dodgers drop 4-2 decision to Giants

Clayton Kershaw and Madison Bumgarner dueled through five scoreless innings before the Dodgers gave their ace a 2-0 lead. It didn't hold up after Kershaw got tagged for three runs in the seventh, and the San Francisco Giants went on to a 4-2 victory Friday night. The Dodgers had a two-out rally going in the ninth, with runners on first and third. But pinch-hitter Adrian Gonzalez...

Bumgarner outduels Kershaw in Dodgers' loss

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Madison Bumgarner outdueled Clayton Kershaw, and the San Francisco Giants held off the Los Angeles Dodgers for a 4-2 win on Friday night when Adrian Gonzalez's hard grounder took a fortunate hop for the final out. With runners on first and third and two outs, Gonzalez hit the ball off Sergio Romo's leg, and the ball bounced to third baseman Joaquin Arias...

Giants rally to beat Kershaw, Dodgers 4-2

For one charmed night the Giants had the Midas touch. In a 4-2 victory Friday against Clayton Kershaw and the Dodgers every break went the Giants' way from a meek swing by Brett Pill that scored two runs to the Adrian Gonzalez shot that deflected off Sergio Romo's foot and somehow ended the game. They made their own luck too with six excellent innings from Madison Bumgarner...

Los Angeles Dodgers Pre-Game News and Notes: Ramirez, Kemp, Wilson


10 Pitchers Who Could Crack the Top 15 in 2014

There’s no more volatile position than starting pitching. Of the pre-season top 15, according to Yahoo!, only eight have remained ranked that way. That’s a lot of turnaround, which means a lot of pitching value to be had in the later rounds. This is me helping you find those values.Note: Stats and ranks are through Thursday, Sept. 1210. Alex Cobb, TBY! SP Rank: 51stCobb throws...
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