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2015 Dodgers prospects: Projected 2018 lineup

Finally, the conclusion of the 11-part 2015 prospect series. This would have been published sooner if a certain Cuban infielder had already made a decision, but I can only sit on this piece for so long. Catcher Last year, the Dodgers were looking at a serious lack of depth at catcher for the foreseeable future….

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Joc Pederson Destroyed A Baseball

You know, I thought the Will Ferrell stuff would have been tedious today, but it actually turned out to be pretty entertaining. By the time he got to the Dodgers, he entered to throw exactly one pitch, inducing a bunt before pretending to be mad when Don Mattingly came to take him out. (“I throw…

Hector Olivera

The Hector Olivera Situation Is Getting Out Of Control

Today in “as the Hector Olivera turns,” the worst new soap opera of the 2015 season: #Marlins made $53m offer for Hector Olivera, but backed away after hearing #dodgers offered $77m, source says. #padres 52m; #braves 44m — clarkspencer (@clarkspencer) March 12, 2015 First things, first, obviously: Though Spencer is respected, this report is based…


A.J. Ellis Has Legs, Hit A Homer

You can file this under “things that are ultimately meaningless but nice to see anyway,” A.J. Ellis hit a homer against Milwaukee yesterday. In and of itself, that’s maybe not that memorable. Alex Guerrero hit a homer too. O’Koyea Dickson has two. Darnell Sweeney and Kyle Jensen also have dingers. Hitting homers in Arizona, well,…