Hi, Houston Mitchell here with one big thought: Of all the teams to get swept by, why did it have to be the
Giant step back
Remember all the giddiness from that seven-game winning streak? Yeah, I don’t either after losing three straight games to the San Francisco Giants. Could there be anything worse? The
More on Guerrero
He is batting .474, though granted that is only with 19 at-bats. But he also has hit four home runs and is tied for eighth in the
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I've been praising them all season, but there are three disturbing statistics to note:
Can't watch this
More bad news for those of us who hope to one day watch the Dodgers on television again. The proposed merger between
There are ways to see the Dodgers on TV if you don't have Time Warner Cable. Chris Erskine breaks it all down for you here. Next week, we will tell you how to rob a bank and cheat on your taxes.
Saturday will be the 39th anniversary of Rick Monday's rescuing the American flag from being burned by protesters in the Dodger Stadium outfield. Many people forget this, but Monday was with the Chicago Cubs at the time. The Dodgers traded for him after the season ended. Monday's saving the flag was voted the 19th greatest moment in Los Angeles sports history in a vote by Times readers in 2011. In an interview with mlb.com, Monday said, "There was a buzz in the stands, people being aghast with what had taken place. Without being prompted, and I don't know where it started, but people began to sing 'God Bless America.' When I reflect back upon it now, I still get goose bumps." Before the next game, Monday was presented with the flag by the Dodgers and still has it hanging in his home.
The Dodgers acquired pitcher Xavier Cedeno from the
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