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The best hitters and pitchers: Week 2

Welcome to week two of our ongoing catalog of the best hitters and pitchers of the week. In the first edition Adrian Gonzalez slugged 5 home runs on his way to top honors. Carlos Carrasco struck out 10 batters in 6.1 innings to earn his not.  Today we’ll be highlighting two new players who provided us with the most impressive performances in week two of the season. BEST HITTER...
Via The Outside Corner
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Adrian Gonzalez Continues Domination at the Plate, Sets New Los Angeles Dodger Record

Los Angeles Dodgers’ Adrian Gonzalez watches his RBI-double during the first inning of a baseball game against the Colorado Rockies, Friday, April 17, 2015, in Los Angeles. (Mandatory Credit: Jae C. Hong/AP) Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez is flaming hot at the plate, as he went 3-for-4 in the Dodgers’ game against the Colorado Rockies on Friday. Gonzalez extended...
Via The Sports Journal
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers @ Diamondbacks April 10, 2015: Fun with Adrian Gonzalez’s numbers

Before I get to Adrian Gonzalez, I would be remiss if I didn’t mention that tonight is Brett Anderson‘s debut as a Dodger. He’s going up against the team that originally drafted him in the second round of the 2006 draft. Dodgers Diamondbacks 6:40 p.m. Phoenix SS Rollins CF Pollock RF Puig LF Inciarte ...
Via Dodgers Digest
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Three games into the season, Gonzalez’s bat is pure fire

Yes, it’s early. The 2015 MLB season hasn’t even completed its first week yet. As of this writing, no team has played more than three games. But if MVP awards were handed out before teams have finished their opening series of the year, Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez would probably hoard all the votes. In his first 13 plate appearances of the very young season, Gonzalez...
Via The Outside Corner
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Dodgers take the first series of the season

After a long offseason of the Los Angeles Dodgers and San Diego Padres trading punches (and players), the two teams finally got to see each other on the field for the first three games of the 2015 season. The Dodgers won the game one late against the Padres’ stellar bullpen. The Padres won game two against the Dodgers’ work-in-progress bullpen, and Adrian Gonzalez basically single...
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Gonzalez early home runs are an MLB record

Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez is on pace for 270 home runs this season. The 32-year-old will probably come up just a bit short of that number when all is said and done, but Gonzalez can’t miss at the moment. He has five home runs in his team’s first three games this year....Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Gonzalez Makes MLB History, Goes Yard Five Times in First Three Games of Season

Adrian Gonzalez #23 of the Los Angeles Dodgers hits a double to lead off the ninth inning against the San Diego Padres at Dodger Stadium on July 12, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. Gonzalez eventually scored the winning run. (Mandatory Credit: Getty Images/ESPN) It was already going to be a special night for Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez, as he was presented...
Via The Sports Journal
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Gonzalez hits three HRs, off to historic start

Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez is on quite the roll early this season. Repeating his power days from late last decade, the 32-year-old veteran has popped a ridiculous five homers in the team’s first three games. On Wednesday night alone, Gonzalez hit a homer in his first three at-bats against the division-rival San Diego Padres. As SB Nation points out,...
Via Sportsnaut
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers' Gonzalez has three HRs vs. Padres ... and counting?

  Adrian Gonzalez has homered three times for the Los Angeles Dodgers in their series finale against the San Diego Padres. His third homer leading off the fifth inning on Wednesday night extended their lead to 6-2. All three came off Padres starter Andrew Cashner. Gonzalez homered in the first and again leading off the third. It's the first three-homer game of the 32-year-old first...
Via AP on Fox
12 days ago  |  Discuss

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