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Dodgers Dugout: The offense has some catching up to do

Dodgers Dugout: The offense has some catching up to do

Hi, and welcome to another edition of Dodgers Dugout. My name is Houston Mitchell, and I went to Wednesday's game and scored just as many runs as the Dodgers did. 

The offense

The Dodgers have struggled on offense this season, with almost every player hitting below their career norms. How bad has it been? First, let's look at where the team ranks in the NL in various categories:

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Batting average: .232 (12th)

OB%: .308 (10th)

SLG%: .374 (13th)

Runs per game: 4.21 (9th)

Home runs: 63...

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