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Joc Pederson not proving to be answer to Dodgers' leadoff problem
Joc Pederson not proving to be answer to Dodgers' leadoff problem

A season rolls on and a club tries different things. The lineup is often an unfinished piece of work, constantly evolving either by design or circumstance. The past few games aside, the Dodgers have enjoyed a potent offense this season despite having what most would hardly consider a classic lineup. They have no traditional leadoff hitter, and although teams are often successful without one, right now it’s proving a problem. They started the season with Jimmy Rollins leading off, but after batting .192 in the first spot, he was dropped to second and Joc Pederson became the leadoff hitter. The rookie has not enjoyed any more success leading off than the veteran. Pederson was...

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