After re-signing All-Stars Kenley Jansen and Justin Turner, the Dodgers’ biggest priorities were filling the void at second base and finding ways to improve against left handed pitching. Naturally, the Dodgers were thought to be in on big time power hitting second basemen Brian Dozier and Ian Kinsler. Both hitters are right handed and are… Read More Evaluating the Logan Forsythe Trade
It’s that time of the year again. It is New Year’s Eve and the calendar is about to flip to 2017. Everyone is trying to figure out what their New Year’s Resolutions should be. If you are anything like me you might jot yours down on a piece of paper as a reminder to yourself.… Read More Dodgers New Year’s Resolutions
Outside of the usual free agent rumors which always seem to surround the Dodgers, the biggest trade rumor has easily been that the Dodgers were trying to take Brian Dozier away from the Twins. After hearing that the Dodgers were interested in trading for Ian Kinsler and Logan Forsythe, the Dozier rumors seemed like nothing more… Read More Dodgers Need to Make it Happen for Brian Dozier Already
Welcome to Let’s Make A Trade #1. This will be an ongoing thing that I am going to toss out on Dodgers Chatter every now and then. Chris Wolf may get involved as well. These are going to be articles on what we think would be a good trade for the Dodgers to make. Obviously, we… Read More Let’s Make A Trade: Josh Harrison
The Padres announced today that they non-tendered five players, including right-hander Tyson Ross. When I read this my first thought was,”Welcome to Los Angeles.” It’s not that I think Tyson Ross is the best pitcher on the market (although he might actually be this year), it’s that Ross is exactly the type of pitcher that… Read More Dodgers are Obviously Going to Sign Tyson Ross
With the Dodgers being rumored for just about every player on the market, I decided to take a look the three most likely trade partners. These are teams that match up extremely well with the Dodgers needs. These are teams that have multiple players that could help the Dodgers stay competitive even while cutting salary,… Read More Dodgers Top 3 Most Likely Trade Partners
If you were anything like me this summer, you spent hours upon hours glued to your TV watching the 2016 Summer Olympics. You had to see if Team USA could bring back the gold in basketball yet again. You couldn’t miss Usain Bolt as he once again attempted to break his own world record.… Read More Should Clayton Kershaw Pitch in the World Baseball Classic?
Even though the 2016 season is over and Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner has officially become a free agent, few fans honestly considered the idea that he wouldn’t be back in Los Angeles next season. However, Fox Sports’ Jon Morosi tweeted a few days ago that the Tampa Bay Rays are open to the idea… Read More What Would it Take to Pull Off a Trade for Evan Longoria?
FanRag’s Jon Heyman reports that the Dodgers have agreed to a deal that will send Carlos Ruiz to the Seattle Mariners. Sources: Carlos ruiz being traded to mariners — Jon Heyman (@JonHeyman) November 7, 2016 Andy McCullough confirms that this is the case and that Ruiz has agreed to waive his no trade clause so the… Read More Reviewing the AJ Ellis Trade
One of the best things that Friedman & Co. did this season was ensure that the Dodgers roster was not only full of top tier talent, but also made sure that there was a even balance of both young stars and veteran leaders. For every Julio Urias there was a Clayton Kershaw. For every Corey… Read More Biggest Dodgers Acquisitions This Offseason Might Not Be Who You Would Expect