Dodgers Splash into October

The Dodgers celebrated in style last night after beating the Arizona Diamondbacks to win the National League West championship. The team hasn’t been shy to the social eye as the reports of Mattingly’s potential exit and the rise to fame of Yasiel Puig overshadowed the team’s early slump. The Los Angeles Dodgers overcame a slow […]

Coffee and Clippings: Dodgers Celebrate NL West Title

Bill Plaschke (@BillPlaschke) of the LA Times discusses the Dodgers in their celebration after winning the NL West with last nights’ victory over the D-Backs… Their weary souls covered in the pained sweat that comes from digging through the deepest of expectations, the Dodgers celebrated the triumphant climax of their regular-season journey Thursday with a most perfect […]

Coffee and Clippings: The Impressive Koji Uehara

Gordon Edes (@GordonEdes) of ESPN Boston talks about Koji Uehara’s impressive timing as he has retired 34 consecutive batters… Sure, Jarrod Saltalamacchia is impressed with Koji Uehara. Who isn’t? The Sox closer has retired the last 34 batters he faced — the equivalent of a perfect game plus seven batters — and has not allowed […]

Extra Hot in Extra Innings

Last night Scott Van Slyke came of the bench in extra innings to hit a walk off home run in the 11th inning catapulting the Dodgers to a 5-3 victory over the Diamondbacks at Dodger Stadium. We recognize the sample size is very small, but today we thought we’d look at MLB’s hottest hitters in […]

Braves and Orioles Eye Jason Kubel

The Braves and Orioles are two of the three teams talking to the Diamondbacks and Jason Kubel about working out a deal. Kubel was placed on waivers off a poor season, but last year had 30 homers and 90 RBIs and has averaged 22 homers and 84 RBIs the last five seasons despite an injury-plagued […]