Tag Archives: St. Louis Cardinals

Ronald Belisario won’t be around anymore, so could John Axford be his replacement?

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The non-tender deadline was yesterday, with Clayton Kershaw, A.J. Ellis, Kenley Jansen, and Ronald Belisario all needing decisions. The Dodgers decided to non-tender Beli, and we all assume the other three will be dealt with. #Dodgers non-tender Ronald Belisario, bit of a surprise — Chris Cotillo (@ChrisCotillo) December 3, 2013 This was a surprise, not because Beli deserved to be ... Read More »

2013 NLCS Game 6: Dodgers 0, Cardinals 9 – R.I.P. to the best season of Dodger baseball I remember

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Appropriate that the game which ended the season started off with the comical moment between Scott Van Slyke and Joe Kelly you see above, as 2013 for the Dodgers was the best and most entertaining that I can remember. These below, however, sum up today. Now onto the off-season — and we’ll have plenty of stuff coming up — but ... Read More »

2013 NLCS Game 2: Dodgers 0, Cardinals 1 – The game summarized in one GIF

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The Dodgers lost Game 2 of the 2013 NLCS, 0-1, to the Cardinals. Clayton Kershaw pitched a gem, but this happened to A.J. Ellis: That’s the game in one GIF, basically. —– At least Kershaw was great … again. Besides that, though, they can’t hit. Yasiel Puig struck out four times, Juan Uribe couldn’t come through, Michael Young is doing ... Read More »

[Updated] Dodgers 2013 NLCS player panic ratings: Which player will fans flood my mentions with curse words about?

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I did player panic ratings for the Dodgers before the NLDS, so I figured why not do them for the NLCS too? See, while fans go nuts at players during the regular season, they absolutely lose sanity during the postseason. I understand that, because there’s more at stake, but sane people let it go after they calm down, while insane ... Read More »

ZiPS projects the 2013 Dodgers: Good but not great

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The 2013 projection for the Dodgers from Dan Szymborski‘s ZiPS system was released last week, and given that it’s probably my favorite forecasting tool, it’s worth a look to see how the team fared. Forecasting is not a complete science, obviously, and I’ll address some of the potential pitfalls as we go along, but it’s better to use objective tools ... Read More »

Making Moves: Gwynn NRI, Schumaker Trade, Van Slyke DFA, Greinke/A-Gon Contracts

Dylan Hernandez reports the Dodgers have acquired Skip Schumaker from the Cardinals, sending minor-league shortstop Jake Lemmerman the other way. Chad has more on the deal here. My reaction: meh. —– The Dodgers have designated Scott Van Slyke for assignment in order to make room on the 40-man roster for Schumaker. Van Slyke was the Dodgers’ 2011 Minor League Player ... Read More »

Dodgers trade Jake Lemmerman to the Cardinals for Skip Schumaker

The Dodgers have acquired Cardinals utility man Skip Schumaker in exchange for minor-league shortstop Jake Lemmerman, according to Mike Petriello. Tonight — well, tomorrow, perhaps, by the time it’s official — that may change. Multiple sources tell me that the Dodgers are in agreement with St. Louis on a deal that would send minor league shortstop Jake Lemmerman for veteran ... Read More »