Pitch framing is all the rage these days, thanks to advanced statistics and guys like Ben Lindbergh (Baseball Prospectus) and Jeff Sullivan (FanGraphs).I remember being taught a little about the art whilst playing baseball growing up. It's not as easy as some may think, but it's something that should be learned and catchers should at least attempt to improve as their careers...
Adam Eaton is a very helpful ballplayer.
After Dodgers catcher Tim Federowicz had trouble scooping up a pitch to record a strikeout of Eaton for the third out in the fifth inning of Arizona’s win over Los Angeles on Wednesday night, Eaton did everything he could to lend Federowicz a hand.
Eaton struck out on three pitches, and his last swing was a doozy. He went around so hard...
The Los Angeles Dodgers have optioned short stop Justin Sellers to Triple-A Albuquerque. To take his spot on the active roster the organization has recalled catcher Tim Federowicz from their Triple-A Albuquerque affiliate. He will serve as the third catcher for the Dodgers.
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MLB News: The Los Angeles Dodgers activated left hander Ted Lilly from the 15-day disabled list Wednesday, in time for him to make tonight’s start against the New York Mets. To make room for Lilly, catcher Tim Federowicz was optioned to Triple-A Albuquerque.
Fantasy Ramifications: Neither player holds fantasy value at the moment, and because Lilly is recovering from shoulder surgery...
MLB News: The Los Angeles Dodgers made a pair of moves Wednesday, recalling catcher Tim Federowicz while placing pitcher Chris Capuano on the 15-day disabled list. Federowicz is most likely here for a limited time serving as the Dodgers third catcher where as Los Angeles, who was rich in starting pitching a few weeks ago is not scrambling for it. With the loss of Zack Grienke (disabled...
Rookie hazing is alive and well in major league baseball, as evidenced by this picture from the Los Angeles Dodgers Twitter feed where rookies dressed up in various female outfits and blonde wigs for their trip to DC.
Pitcher Stephen Fife is dressed as the maid and catcher Tim Federowicz is the nurse. Can't confirm the others.
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LOS ANGELES The Los Angeles Dodgers today recalled catcher Tim Federowicz and right-handed pitcher Javy Guerra and selected the contract of right-hander John Ely from Triple-A Albuquerque. To make room on the 40-man roster, the club transferred outfielder Alfredo Silverio to the 60-day disabled list.
Ely, who will wear No. 48, was selected as the Pacific Coast Leagues Pitcher of...
Now that rosters have expanded, let the speculation on who gets the September call begin! Pump the brakes a bit though, because unfortunately for the people who wish to see young players show their stuff: 1) the 40-man roster is full 2) guys on the 60-day DL are due to return 3) um … the
Baseball America has released their Best Tools rankings for 2012 and it includes four Dodgers prospects and one Dodgers manager. Tim Federowicz of the Albuquerque Isotopes was named Best Defensive Catcher in the Pacific Coast League. His manager, Lorenzo Bundy, was voted as the Best Managerial Prospect in the league. Garrett Gould of the Rancho