Dayton Moore

Dodgers mailbag: Should they pursue Tigers ace Justin Verlander?

Dodgers mailbag: Should they pursue Tigers ace Justin Verlander?

The Dodgers are 64-29. That translates to a 111-win pace.

I can repeat that again, if you’d like.

64-29.

111 wins.

Yeah.

The Dodgers are playing well. They have won nine in a row, including a sweep of the Marlins over the weekend in Miami. They have won 29 of their last 33. The team has not lost consecutive games since a three-game skid from June 4 to 6. The players get the day off on Monday, followed by two games against the last-place White Sox at Guaranteed Rate Field, a delightfully antiseptic name for a delightfully antiseptic stadium.

Here are the pitching matchups for those two games:

TUESDAY: LHP Clayton Kershaw (14-2,...

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