Articles by Daniel Brim

Daniel Brim grew up in the Los Angeles area and remains a Dodger fan despite currently residing in Salem, MA. As an engineer, he’s fascinated by the math and science behind the game of baseball, which probably explains a lot. He started “Blog To The Score” in late 2013 to dig deeper into the numbers behind the Dodgers. In its brief lifespan, it gained attention from local and national media. You can find him spending too much time in the comments section or on Twitter.

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Rockies @ Dodgers July 3, 2016: Welcome Back, Brandon McCarthy

Rockies Dodgers 1:10 p.m. PT Los Angeles CF  Blackmon  2B  Utley 2B LeMahieu  SS  Seager RF Gonzalez  3B  Turner 3B Arenado  1B  Gonzalez 1B Descalso  CF  Thompson C Hundley  LF  Kendrick SS Adames  RF Puig LF Barnes  C  Grandal P Gray (R) P McCarthy (R) Brandon McCarthy‘s last major league game was on April 25th, 2015. He…


Rockies @ Dodgers July 2, 2016: Chad Bettis’ Big Splits

Following up on last night’s victory, the Dodgers will take the field to face the Rockies’ Chad Bettis, who is having a very strange season. In 89 innings spread across 16 starts, Bettis has a 5.84 ERA (good enough for replacement-level in Colorado) to match a 4.27 FIP (almost two wins above replacement). Bettis’ big ERA-FIP…


Dodgers @ Pirates June 26, 2016: Birth of the Kuhl

Clayton Kershaw pitching in Pittsburgh always reminds me of this play: Your browser does not support iframes. Dodgers Pirates 5:05 p.m. PT Pittsburgh 2B  Utley SS  Mercer SS  Seager 1B  Freese 3B Turner CF  McCutchen LF Kendrick 3B  Kang CF  Pederson LF  Marte RF  Puig 2B  Harrison C Grandal C  Stewart 1B Van Slyke RF…