Easy now, buckaroo, deep breaths and all. Don’t go getting too excited. Yes, it looks good for the Dodgers. Sure, the division race could be over by Tuesday. And no question they are now hitting as originally designed.
Yet caution remains the wise mode, the gut-out-every-game approach. The Giants arrive at Dodger Stadium tonight, and they’re reeling, but they're still the Giants, and history says all kinds of weird things could yet happen.
There certainly is reason to be wary over the Dodgers' sudden offensive might. They have averaged 8.3 runs in their last nine games while beating up on the Rockies and Cubs.
But after all, they are the Rockies and Cubs, the...