Found November 04, 2011 on
The Outside Corner:
The MLB Movember Mustache Madness Wild Card bracket is only getting wilder. Mustachioed men don't just play the game, they also build the teams. These two general managers each bring a little something different to our bracket, and no, I'm not talking about Colletti's toupee.
How can a man with such great hair on his lip make such a bad choice with the "hair" on top of his head?
This mustache is probably the one thing that Kenny Williams would never trade... naaaa, he totally would.
Time to vote! (one vote per matchup per day)
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The Los Angeles Dodgers have agreed to a one-year, $4.5 million contract with outfielder Juan Rivera, major-league sources told FOXSports.com.
The deal, which is pending a physical exam, will pay Rivera a $4 million base salary during the 2012 season. It includes a $4 million club option for 2013 (with a $500,000 buyout) and $500,000 in performance bonuses each year, one source...
Thanks to John G. for the link: from Roch Kubatko at MASNsports.com:
I've been told again that the Orioles would like to interview Ned Colletti if he leaves the Los Angeles Dodgers.
But that's only because they got turned down by Jerry Dipoto. And Tony LaCava. I wouldn't hold my breath on this one; a new owner won't be in place in time to make Colletti available to the O's.
Court documents show Los Angeles Dodgers owner Frank McCourt must pay his former wife, Jamie, $131 million by the end of April as part of their divorce settlement.
The terms of the binding settlement were filed in Los Angeles Superior Court on Thursday. If he comes up with the money before April 30, 2012, $1 million per month will be shaved from his tab.
Frank McCourt and Major...
Very cool news from the Bryan Stow website today.
The 42-year old paramedic and father of three, who is in a Northern California rehabilitation center still recovering from the vicious attack he suffered at the hands of two LA gang bangers at Dodger Stadium on Mar. 31, wrote his name for the first time since the incident sparked outrage across the baseball world.
“[It] speaks volumes...
In a divorce settlement filed Thursday, Jamie McCourt keeps two homes in Malibu, one in Holmby Hills and one in Vail, Colo. Frank keeps two Massachusetts homes.Within 48 hours of agreeing to sell the Dodgers, team owner Frank McCourt officially surrendered his claim to what had been his Los Angeles homes.
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Los Angeles Dodgers owner Frank McCourt must pay his former wife and ex-team CEO Jamie McCourt $131 million by the end of April as part of their divorce settlement, according to a binding settlement filed Thursday.
It's a rare day you'll hear me agree with almost any elected official, but it's hard to dispute LA County Supervisor Mike Antonovich:
"Frank McCourt's pathetic legacy from shirking responsibility in the Bryan Stow beating case was further soiled by the inference that Bryan had culpability in his own severe beating," he said.
"As a Dodger fan and an...
Check it out over at True Blue LA!
Dodgers fans weren't sure this day would ever arrive.I always enjoy seeing that old 1958 photo of Walter Alston riding in the Edsel down Broadway in the welcoming parade. Hey, why don't we get that Edsel out of mothballs and present it to Frank McCourt for his drive back to Boston? It's the least we can do to show our appreciation.
The Los Angeles Dodgers signed outfielder Juan Rivera to a one-year deal, the team announced Thursday.
The investment group led by former Dodger greats Steve Garvey and Orel Hershiser is preparing a proposal buy the Los Angeles Dodgers in a bankruptcy court auction.
Check it out over at True Blue LA!