Articles by Dustin Nosler

Dustin Nosler began writing about the Dodgers in July 2009 at his blog, Feelin’ Kinda Blue. He co-hosts a weekly podcast with Jared Massey called “Dugout Blues.” He is a FanGraphs' contracts intern and a contributor/editor at The Hardball Times. He graduated from California State University, Sacramento, with his bachelor’s degree in journalism and a minor in digital media. While at CSUS, he worked for the student-run newspaper The State Hornet for three years, culminating with a 1-year term as editor-in-chief. He resides in Stockton, Calif., and has yet to be shot.


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Dodgers’ lineup depth shows early in the season

When the Dodgers didn’t re-sign Hanley Ramirez and traded Matt Kemp, some wondered where the offense was going to come from. After eight games (#sss), the offense is plenty healthy. Ramirez (150 wRC+) and Kemp (176 wRC+) are off to fantastic starts with their new clubs, but so are some of the new Dodgers, contributing…

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Dodgers 6, Mariners 5: Thank you, Howie Kendrick

The last time Fernando Rodney pitched in Dodger Stadium, it was one of the more amazing Dodger comebacks I have ever witnessed. David Price was staked to a 6-0 lead and gave up one run in seven innings. Tonight’s Dodger comeback — they won 6-5, by the way — wasn’t nearly as dramatic, but Rodney…

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Dodgers 7, Padres 4: Adrian Gonzalez is A-God

Behind some hot hitting and “good enough” pitching, the Dodgers on Wednesday night defeated the Padres 7-4 at Chavez Ravine. The Dodgers got down 2-0 in the first inning after Matt Kemp singled and Justin Upton hit a home run on a definite mistake pitch. In the bottom of the first, Adrian Gonzalez continued his…