At some point do you suspect Dave Roberts will wonder exactly what he’s gotten himself into?
At first blush, the team he inherits as manager must appear pretty impressive. They’re coming off three consecutive division titles, have the biggest payroll in sports history and baseball’s best pitcher in Clayton Kershaw.
So much to like, at least on the surface. But the Dodgers never have pretended to be a team without warts, and for all their positives, there is plenty to be concerned about.
Clearly the team Roberts takes over will not be the same team that opens camp in February. But based on the existing team he has right now, there is plenty to be...