Found March 14, 2013 on
Plaschke, Thy Sweater Is Argyle:
I seem to continually find myself winning auctions for cards I didn't expect to win but had to bid on because the price was just too crazy low for my liking. Sometimes I mildly regret the transaction only because it means more dinero out of my pocket but I almost always still end up with a steal of a deal.Numbered 74/99, the latest example of that trend is this sweet Dual Relic Boxloader (bat, jersey) from 2011 Bowman Sterling. It was had for less than half a blaster and is the newest addition to my Bison PC. The only thing that could make this card better would be to have the bat slice come from Kemp instead of Flash Gordon. I can live with that though considering Kemp is pictured in the PHENOMENAL Brooklyn throwbacks the Dodgers donned last year, though a piece of that jersey would have made me do flips of pure joy. It couldn't have been that hard to procure one those gamers, right?
BEST OF MAXIM
Matt Kemp represented the Dodgers in a commercial for MLB 13 The Show, and I … sorry, got lost in his eyes.
Use this every time Don Mattingly decides to bunt…
…and this every time Matt Kemp does something dreamy.
It’s a flawless plan.
I love coming across pieces of cardboard I was entirely unaware of. The thrill of discovery is a pretty awesome thing, especially when your discovery is a must-have and the price remains surprisingly reasonable. Case in point, this fantastic and gorgeous card I nabbed a while back from the clutches of eBay.Numbered out of a scant 20 - 02/20 for my copy - it's a dual auto featuring...
PHOENIX Outfield prospect Yasiel Puig wont start the season in the major leagues, Manager Don Mattingly said Thursday.
Asked if the 22-year-old Cuban was under consideration for a place on the Dodgers opening day roster, Mattingly replied, Not really in my mind. If were going to be realistic about it, its probably not the best thing for him. He probably doesnt want to hear that...
PHOENIX -- Carl Crawford is scheduled to hit Thursday in a minor league game against Meiji University of Japan, two days after he took live batting practice.
This appears to mark progress for Crawford, who is recovering from reconstructive elbow surgery. The last time Crawford faced live pitching, he had to be shut down for a week. The outfielder has been working out for the last...
Zack Greinke signed a large deal to join the Los Angeles Dodgers but money does not necessarily go hand and hand with health. The right handed pitcher is in danger of missing his first scheduled start in jeopardy.
Greinke is tentatively scheduled to start April 2.
Dodger manager Don Mattingly is starting to get concerned about his high dollar pitcher. On Friday though there were...
Dodgers fan’s long wait for Matt Kemp’s return to the field will be partially quelled this Sunday as the star outfielder will make an appearance on Fox’s ‘The Cleveland Show’.
As reported by ESPN Kemp will co-star in an MLB themed packed episode of the cartoon.Other Dodgers including Andre Ethier will also be on the epsiode, along with Jimmy Rolllins and David Ortiz...
It still seems unlikely that Zack Greinke makes his first start of the season for the Los Angeles Dodgers. His inflamed elbow will likely keep him out. However, Greinke is making progress and showing some positive signs. Like playing catch again.
Greinke will play catch again today for the first time since the diagnosis says Ken Gurnick of MLB.com. Of course, playing catch...
In what can only be described as encouraging news for the Dodgers, Carl Crawford has graduated from batting practice to live at-bats. He has not joined the team in their Major League spring training games, but he has been taking minor league at-bats.
Crawford took six at-bats yesterday on the minor league side says Ken Gurnick of MLB.com. He is not playing in the outfield...
The Los Angeles Dodgers are hoping that platelet-rich plasma
injections along with anti-inflammatory medication help right-hander Zack
Greinke’s elbow recover to the point where he’ll be healthy in time for Opening
Day, according to Ken Gurnick of MLB.com.
The Dodgers have several former cases that point to the
success of the treatment Greinke is currently receiving...
The Dodgers have really started to focus on their MLB team with the new ownership, so the improvements to the farm system might go un-noticed. Several prospects have taken steps forward, which was something they have struggled with the last few years.
Note: Avg ranking takes the average of any site I could find that had team rankings (sum of ranks divided by total sites). Comp ranking...
WE'RE TALKIN' BASEBALL
Cartoons and baseball have a long history and "The Cleveland Show" is looking to add to it with an episode featuring Matt Kemp, Andre Ethier and others.
On this episode of "Dugout Blues," Jared Massey (Dodger Diamond) talk about everything going on in Dodger spring training before we head down to Arizona ourselves.
Zack Greinke's elbow injury isn't a good thing, but it might not be bad as it seems. It's still something to be concerned about.
Carl Crawford faced live pitching (batting practice) for the...
Since it was off R.A. Dickey, hopefully that’s a World Series preview.
The Yankees scouted him in winter ball and decided no.He's 39.Remember our poem about him?