The Humanity of Mookie Betts

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You don’t realize how much something means to you until it breaks your heart. Game Five and the Humanity of Mookie Betts The San Francisco Giants have lost. After winning 107 games, a franchise record, they lost in game five of the NLDS to the Los Angeles Dodgers on the check swing heard round the […] READ MORE


Dodgers Tie Series at One

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The Los Angeles Dodgers came back with a vengeance Saturday night against the San Francisco Giants to tie the National League Division Series at one game apiece. Julio Urias opened the scoring in the second inning against the Giants with a single to right field off of the Giants ace Kevin Gausman to score Chris […] READ MORE


Turner Homers in Return From Groin Injury

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Justin Turner is back as he homered in his first at-bat in his return to third base for the Los Angeles Dodgers during Sunday’s game against the New York Mets. Turner made an appearance in the tenth inning of Saturday’s game as well. He struck out in his only appearance, but it was a great […] READ MORE


Dodgers Need Mookie Healthy

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The Los Angeles Dodgers need Mookie Betts to be healthy again. They have been trying to fill the void left in right field by his absence for much of the season. This is not to say that he has not played for much of the season, but when he has played, he has not always […] READ MORE


Rangers Claim Peters From Dodgers via Waivers

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The Los Angeles Dodgers longtime outfield prospect DJ Peters will be moving from triple-A to the majors, but not in the way that he was planning. The Dodgers designated the 25-year-old for assignment on July 29th. When a player is designated for assignment, he may either be traded or placed on waivers by the designating […] READ MORE


Betts on Fire, Leaves With Apparent Injury

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Mookie Betts of the Los Angeles Dodgers has absolutely been on fire lately. He has had four multi-hit games in a row, dating back to before the All-Star break. Saturday evening was a spectacular display of the Betts that Dodgers fans have been waiting to see. He was 4-for-4 with three doubles and an oppo […] READ MORE




A Brief Mid-Season Recap: Longing to Belong

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July is when baseball season changes from a new friend that you are getting to know into either a welcomed confidant or a nuisance that refuses to bring delight. The spring and summer weather has lost its novelty. The crack of the bat and the satisfying first bite of the dog are not enough anymore. […] READ MORE


Astros No Match for Red-Hot Dodgers

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The Los Angeles Dodgers came into their first game with the Houston Astros on a seven-game winning streak on Tuesday–winning 11 of their last 12 games. They are only going to play two games in Houston during this short series. Then, they will be returning home to play four more against the San Francisco Giants. […] READ MORE