Dan Haren


Marlins @ Dodgers May 12, 2015: Welcome Back, Dan Haren

Dan Haren‘s back in town tonight, this time wearing Marlins gray… black… orange… light blue… whatever. Let’s talk about #narrative. Marlins Dodgers 7:10 p.m. Los Angeles, Ca. 2B Gordon CF Pederson 3B Prado SS Rollins RF Stanton 2B Kendrick CF Ozuna 1B Gonzalez LF Yelich 3B Guerrero 1B Morse C Grandal C Realmuto RF Ethier…


2014 Dodgers In Review: SP Dan Haren

G IP K% BB% ERA FIP xFIP WAR MLB 32 186.0 18.7% 4.6% 4.02 4.09 3.70 1.0 What Happened In 2014: Strong start and finish sandwiched an extended period of extremely poor pitching When Dan Haren signed with the Dodgers last winter, I loved it. Haren had a strong second half after returning from injury in Washington,…


Remember How Many Starting Pitchers A Team Really Needs

Yesterday, Dan Haren announced that he’d be using his 2015 player option to return, and for the moment, the Dodgers have 80% of a starting rotation. Clayton Kershaw, Zack Greinke, and Hyun-jin Ryu are arguably the best top three in the game. Haren is overpaid, but is potentially an acceptable back-end starter. Unless you really…


Dan Haren Exercises His 2015 Option

Today in “the least surprising news ever,” Dan Haren will be back.: RHP Dan Haren has exercised his option to return to the Dodgers for 2015. pic.twitter.com/h7L3VAyIML — Los Angeles Dodgers (@Dodgers) October 30, 2014 As the 180 inning vesting option approached, Haren made it clear that he wasn’t sure if he’d even wanted to…


On The Possibility Of Seeing Dan Haren Tonight

A quick thought, as we wait for Game 3 of the NLDS to kick off tonight. It’s been reported that if Hyun-jin Ryu needs a long reliever, it’s going to be Dan Haren, who is also the scheduled Game 4 starter tomorrow. It makes sense to plan, because we haven’t seen Ryu on the mound…


Dodgers 2, D’Backs 1: Dan Haren Is Good Again?

If Dan Haren looks a little derpy in that picture above, I apologize, because he’s been, well… really good lately. I know! I can’t believe it either. Since he got lit up for six earned runs against the Cubs on August 1, he’s made six starts and allowed 1,2,3,1,0, and 1 earned runs, respectively, after…