This is a golden era of Dodgers baseball.
Parity can take its act somewhere else. Say, the American League West. When the Houston Astros clinch, the AL West will have crowned four of its teams as champion within the past five years.
The National League West? The Dodgers, five years running.
The Dodgers have fielded a team since 1884; this year’s squad could demolish the club record of 105 victories in a season. The personalities are compelling and likable: Clayton Kershaw’s intensity, Justin Turner’s happiness, Kenley Jansen’s passion, Yasiel Puig’s exuberance, Corey Seager’s drive, Rich Hill’s perseverance, Chase Utley’s Yoda.
It should be quite a party when the...