Daily Archives: April 6, 2014


Giants @ Dodgers April 6, 2014: Don’t Get Swept, Please

Yasiel Puig is out of the lineup for the second time in three days. I assume he’s serving five-to-eight years in a federal penitentiary and that we’ll see him sometime next decade. Or, maybe, he’s still nursing a swollen left thumb suffered after a foolish Punto-esque headfirst slide into first base yesterday. Puig’s X-rays came…


Dodger Rotation Suddenly An Open Question

Last year, you may remember, the Dodgers used nine different starting pitchers in their first 23 games. Clayton Kershaw, Hyun-jin Ryu, Zack Greinke, and Josh Beckett were the original foursome, joined by Chad Billingsley the second time through. From there, it was something like a comedy of errors. Carlos Quentin broke Greinke, so Chris Capuano…