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 does contracts and depth charts for FanGraphs and is 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.

Jose Fernandez screencap

Rest in peace, Jose Fernandez

Baseball suffered a tremendous loss on Sunday when Marlins’ pitcher Jose Fernandez, 24, was killed in a boating accident. I know this is a Dodgers blog, but I felt it appropriate to write a little remembrance to him. Everyone knows his accolades and accomplishments on the field. He was, undoubtedly, one of the five best pitchers…


Rockies @ Dodgers Sept. 24, 2016: Clinch night?

Amazing festivities last night, and the game wasn’t bad, either. Tonight, Clayton Kershaw makes what should be his penultimate start of the regular season. He has been good since returning (no surprise), and he has increased his workload, too. Rockies Dodgers 6:10 p.m. Los Angeles CF Blackmon 2B Utley SS Descalso SS Seager 3B Arenado…

Erick Mejia. Photo: Dustin Nosler

2016 Dodgers All-Prospect Team

This is the 2016 edition of my All-Prospect team. There were a lot of strong performances by Dodgers’ prospects’ this season, and some guys really established themselves as legitimate prospects. This is the fifth year I’ve done this exercise. Last year’s team might have been the strongest, but this year’s is right up there. Here are…


How the NL West was (possibly) won by the Dodgers

The hand-wringing over the state of the Dodger bullpen this season and (season’s past) has been extremely present. While I’ve chimed in multiple times about my dislike of Pedro Baez, he and the rest of the ‘pen is nothing like the disaster that is the Giants’ bullpen. While the numbers aren’t overly bad for the Giants,…