Hi, and welcome to another edition of Dodgers Dugout. My name is Houston Mitchell, and I can't believe Yasiel Puig didn't thank me for motivating him into hitting a home run Friday night.
Back in the swing of things
There were two good things that happened as the Dodgers were winning two of three from St. Louis over the weekend.
First, Scott Kazmir showed why the Dodgers signed him. In Saturday's 5-3 victory, he pitched 8 2/3 innings and when he was removed, he got a well-deserved standing ovation. Kazmir gave up only two earned runs and five hits while striking out...