Kenta Maeda turned in another strong performance and Joc Pederson hit a go-ahead home run to help lift the Los Angeles Dodgers to victory on Sunday night, giving them a series win against the rival San Francisco Giants. Maeda, who made his third start of the season, seemingly improved as the outing wore on. Having
Via Dodger Blue
13 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Ross Stripling's emotional father sought out Dave Roberts in the hotel lobby Saturday morning and thanked him from the heart. Not that Roberts needed any reassurance about his decision some 12 hours later. He pulled Stripling with a no-hitter in progress during the eighth inning of his major league debut after the right-hander's 100th pitch - a ''no-brainer'...
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22 days ago | Discuss
Dave Roberts was ejected for the first time as Dodgers manager Friday night for arguing balls and strikes with plate umpire Jeff Kellogg in the bottom of the eighth inning of the Dodgers-Giants game.
22 days ago
The Los Angeles Dodgers won three consecutive division titles for the first time in franchise history and reached the National League Championship Series in 2013 under former manager Don Mattingly. However, in those three years, the Dodgers won just a single playoff series under Mattingly and remained without a World Series title since 1988. After losing to the New York Mets in five...
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28 days ago
A look at the highlights of what's happening all around spring training in Florida and Arizona today: --- DUGOUT DEBUTS Dave Roberts makes his major league managerial debut when the Los Angeles Dodgers play the Chicago White Sox in Glendale, Arizona. The man Roberts replaced on the Dodgers' bench, Don Mattingly, guides his new team against big league competition for the first...
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March 03, 2016 | Discuss
As Did The Tribe Win Last Night helps fans count down the days until the Indians retake the field in an official Major League game, we look back at some of the players who wore the Cleveland jersey with pride. Countdown to Opening Day – 52 days Former outfielder Dave Roberts may be most famous for an October evening at Fenway Park in 2004, but his long and productive career actually...
With Don Mattingly and the Dodgers parting ways last month, the team has reportedly found his successor. It was expected the Dodgers would fill their vacant manager position by Monday, with Gabe Kapler and Dave Roberts the final reported candidates. According to Dylan Hernandez of the Los Angeles Times, Roberts will be the new man in charge next season. Roberts had a 10-year major...
I’m going to preface this with the fact that it came from a most unpleasant source, but it does appear Dave Roberts is one of the leading candidates for the Dodgers’ managerial job. He’d be an interesting hire and the “out-of-left-field” candidate some have been asking about. And no, that guy isn’t Kirk Gibson, despite having, somehow, interviewed for the manager position...
After letting Pat Murphy know he would not be getting the job, the search began for a new manager of the San Diego Padres. Sources are telling us who is being interviewed for the position, so let’s take a closer look. It’s time to play Whack-a-Manager with Dave Roberts! Roberts, born in Okinawa, Japan into a Marine Corps family, attended Rancho Buena Vista High School in Vista...
Former outfielder Dave Roberts may be most famous for an October evening at Fenway Park in 2004, but his long and productive career actually started for the Cleveland Indians back in 1999. On August 7, All-Star Kenny Lofton was about to miss his ninth straight game due to a strained hamstring and Mike Hargrove’s club was going with youngster Jacob Cruz a lot as a substitute in...
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