Justin Turner

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How Justin Turner turned his 2016 season around

Back in May, Justin Turner was not a good hitter. He was playing great defense, but the hitting to which the Dodgers and their fans had become accustom was nowhere to be found. I wrote about his power outage and some of the causes behind it. “Justin Turner was one of baseball’s best hitters in his…

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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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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…

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Nationals @ Dodgers August 12, 2015: Name This Infield

Raise your hand if you thought the Dodgers would be starting Jose Peraza, Enrique Hernandez, and Alberto Callaspo as three-quarters of the infield in August. I mean, if you did, take a bow, I guess, because two of those guys were with Atlanta, but you get the point. It’s a long season. Single games can…