Found October 23, 2013 on
These are from the middle of the season, but still, Yasiel Puig celebrating winning at bean bag toss and ping pong.
It just makes sense.
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Not many people can say they've hit a ball off Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig.
So when the Northeast Los Angeles Little League team took the field for practice at Elysian Park on Tuesday, you could imagine their surprise when Puig strolled up to get in on the action.
Puig, who was on his way home from Dodger Stadium, dropped by practice and spent half an hour signing bats...
Don Mattingly gave quite the exit press conference yesterday, basically saying that he has a guaranteed contract for next year, but if he doesn’t get a multi-year deal, then he might not be back with the Dodgers.
“My option vested once we beat Atlanta, but that doesn’t mean I’ll be back,” Mattingly told reporters on Monday, with general manager Ned Colletti sitting beside...
Los Angeles Dodgers Manager Don Mattingly’s contract option was vested, but will he return in 2014? (photo credit: Richard Mackson, USA TODAY Sports)
The Los Angeles Dodgers’ season came to an unceremonious end with a 9-0 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 6 of the National League Championship Series.
It was a strange ending as Dodger ace Clayton Kershaw only...
Tweet Los Angeles Dodgers manager Don Mattingly has went through quite a season of ups and downs. After the Dodgers got off to a slow start and were in the NL West basement in early June, the team turned it around and ended up winning the division and just two wins shy of the making the World Series. During his post season press conference...
The Dodgers made the signing of Cuban SS/2B Alexander Guerrero official just moments ago, and to clear room on the 40-man roster, pitcher Peter Moylan was designated.
Guerrero was said to have agreed to a 4-year/$28 million contract just yesterday, but it was reasonable to remain skeptical given his history of rumored agreements. All the information on Guerrero can be found here...
Despite some non-commital comments toward one another after the National League Championship Series loss by the Los Angeles Dodgers led by manager Don Mattingly, it appears both sides are ready to move on to 2014 with Donnie Baseball honoring his 2014 contract. Dylan Hernandez of the Los Angeles Times indicated via his Twitter account, that both sides are confirming. Don Mattingly...
Last week, the Dodgers signed OF Mike Baxter and designated Alex Castellanos for assignment.
Today, the Dodgers sent Castellanos to Boston for minor league outfielder Jeremy Hazelbaker.
According to Ross Gasmer at DodgersNation.com
In 121 games with Triple A Pawtucket, Hazelbaker hit .257 with 11 home runs and 54 RBI and he also stole 37 bases in 44 attempts. Hazelbaker...
I can't click the twitter without reading someone commenting something on whether or not Don Mattingly will be/should be brought back.
But the first big move made regarding the coaching staff comes with Mattingly's good friend and bench coach, Trey Hillman.
According to Jon Heyman at CBS Sports:
Sources: #dodgers fire bench coach trey hillman and advance...
The Los Angeles Dodgers have been hemming and hawing about manager Don Mattingly's future with the team, despite the third-year skipper rallying the club from last in its division to within two wins of the World Series over the course of the last few months.
So when it came time for his final media appearance of the year, Mattingly, alongside Dodgers general manager Ned Colletti...
Don Mattingly will return to manage the Dodgers next season.
Mattingly and the Dodgers agreed on at least that much Wednesday as both sides said they would honor their existing contract.
"Absolutely" said Stan Kasten the Dodgers' president and primary decision maker.
Said Mattingly's agent Ray Schulte: "Donnie's always been a man of his word and he&...
The Los Angeles Dodgers and Don Mattingly have had a few days to cool off and consider the future. Mattingly has said publicly that he will honor his contract next year, a contract that went into effect as soon as the last out was recorded in the NLDS.
Mattingly called out the Dodgers management earlier this week on their lack of enthusiasm on offering him a long term deal to solidify...
According to the Los Angeles Times, the Los Angeles Dodgers and Boston Red Sox did a little trading. The Dodgers traded outfielder Alex Castellanos for minor league outfielder Jeremy Hazelbaker […]
Ben and Sam discuss the Dodgers` and Tigers` futures, then break down Tim Lincecum`s contract and answer listener emails.
Why are the Mets ignoring Cuban prospects? They showed no interest in Jose Abreu, Yoenis Cespedes or Yasiel Puig. They also passed on Jose Fernandez who was selected immediately after the Mets drafted Brandon Nimmo, and made no attempt to sign Aroldis Chapman. Who is in charge of Latin America scouting for the Mets and why are they ignoring one of the hottest international...