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Michael Young gives A.J. Ellis a gritty nipple taping, Scott Van Slyke carries Matt Kemp around

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Your browser does not support iframes. A.J. Ellis did that great interview with MLB Network‘s ‘Intentional Talk‘ and you should watch it … but the highlight for me was Michael Young taping A.J.’s nipples … just because. Also, by request, here’s Scott Van Slyke giving Matt Kemp a piggyback ride to the celebration. @ChadMoriyama can we please get a gif ... Read More »

D-Backs GM Kevin Towers says team needs to hit more batters, calls Kirk Gibson soft, throws tantrum

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The Dodgers and Diamondbacks have had a ‘lively’ rivalry of late, especially in 2013, but D-Backs GM Kevin Towers has decided to try and take things to the next level by saying a bunch of dumb stuff, including chastising his pitchers for not hitting enough players, inferring Kirk Gibson and the coaching staff was soft, and that Charles Nagy was ... Read More »

Pedro Baez & Jarret Martin replace Onelki Garcia & Shawn Tolleson in Arizona Fall League

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Dodgers minor-league pitchers Pedro Baez and Jarret Martin will head to the Arizona Fall League for the Glendale Desert Dogs to replace pitchers Onelki Garcia and Shawn Tolleson. Baez, if you remember, was recently converted to pitcher from third base and reached AA in 2013, putting up a 3.63 ERA in high-A and a 4.24 ERA in AA. Martin was ... Read More »

The Dodgers finally release 2013 NLDS roster: Capuano, Dee, SVS in; Hairston, Marmol, Volquez out

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The Dodgers finally released their roster for the 2013 NLDS (‘finally’ because they had less than an hour to get it in), and it included some surprises. Good surprises. Starting Pitchers Clayton Kershaw Zack Greinke Hyun Jin Ryu Ricky Nolasco Relief Pitchers Kenley Jansen Brian Wilson J.P. Howell Ronald Belisario Paco Rodriguez Chris Withrow Chris Capuano No surprises with the ... Read More »

The Dodgers 2013 rookie hazing happened, Yasiel Puig stole the show

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The Dodgers had their annual rookie hazing yesterday, and like most things, Yasiel Puig stole the show. That picture above looks like it’s out of ‘Airplane‘ or something. For better or worse, other rookies also got in on the action, from Hyun Jin Ryu to Chris Withrow to Scott Van Slyke to Onelki Garcia to Nick Buss. 오늘은 정장안입고… #ryukiehazing ... Read More »

[Update] Dodgers fan stabbed to death in fight between rival fans outside AT&T Park, please stop this

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After yesterday’s game between the Dodgers and the Giants, a Dodger fan was stabbed to death outside of AT&T Park, according to San Francisco Police. A man wearing Dodgers gear was stabbed to death when a fight broke out between rival fans just after a San Francisco Giants baseball game near AT&T Park late Wednesday night. San Francisco Police said ... Read More »

The OFFICIAL Dodgers Poolgate Peegate player odds

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So the story today is that a Dodger(s) peed in the D-Backs pool, according to a report from Tony Jackson. And because it involves the Dodgers/D-Backs Poolgate controversy, this has gotten picked up by a bunch of outlets. Thus, we now have Peegate. In the past 48 hours, however, I have talked to various people about this subject. And I ... Read More »

5 Dodgers minor leaguers voted as league All-Stars by peers, led by Joc Pederson

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Five Dodgers minor-league players were voted as All-Stars for their respective leagues, according to a poll conducted by Baseball America. The main prospects on the list were one of the system’s top prospects in Joc Pederson and one of the system’s up-and-coming prospects in Jacob Scavuzzo. —– In AAA, Nick Buss of the Albuquerque Isotopes made the outfield for the ... Read More »

Yasiel Puig’s 8-minute (!!!) interview with Manny Mota

Your browser does not support iframes. Today MLB.com posted up an eight-minute interview with Yasiel Puig that was conducted by Manny Mota, which is significant because he sat down for an eight-minute interview without saying he wanted to kill the media. Highlights: 1) He’s proudest that he helped the Dodgers make history and that the team is in first place. ... Read More »