Corey Seager

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2016 Home Run Derby Thread

The 2015 Home Run Derby was radically different from the contests that preceded it. Rather than having rounds based on “outs,” the rounds were timed. Therefore, participants could take as many hacks as they wanted. A full list of the rules, via’s A.J. Cassavell: And here’s this year’s bracket: Corey Seager will be up against Mark…

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Corey Seager’s projection: Greatness

No, this isn’t a post about Corey Seager and his projected move to third base. He is the Dodgers’ starting shortstop, and should be for the foreseeable future. With that comes some lofty projections. That’ll happen after he hit .337/.425/.561 in his first 113 plate appearances. He might be the rare player who does better…


Andrelton Simmons and value to the Dodgers

Jonah Keri dropped the first bomb of the offseason on Wednesday night by tweeting about the Braves having trade talks with an NL West team revolving around Andrelton Simmons. Naturally, Twitter blew up. The Giants have been ruled out, which makes sense. But, all four other teams in the division could be logical landing spots…

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Corey Seager Is Now!

Bet you thought that sweeping the Giants — which is a real thing that just happened! — and essentially putting the NL West to bed would be the biggest news of the day, right? Nah. (It should be. But nah.) Two days ago, Dustin made all sorts of intelligent points about whether or not the…

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What to do with Corey Seager this month

The first round of September call-ups will happen later today (officially). A player, rightly, not in the group is Corey Seager. Last week, I looked at Julio Urias (and others) as potential September call-ups. Now, I’m looking at the possibility of Seager being recalled. Seager, 21, is warming up in Triple-A at just the right time for…