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Dodgers Dugout: Bullpen blues

Dodgers Dugout: Bullpen blues

Welcome to another edition of Dodgers Dugout. My name is Houston Mitchell, reminding you to relax, because there are still 156 games to go.

Have I mentioned the bullpen?

The Dodgers are 3-3 and in fourth place in the National League West, which is not what Dodgers fans were expecting. We were expecting them to open a 20-game lead in April and then slowly pull away. But here's the problem with this team so far: You never feel comfortable watching them (or, for most of us, listening to them). Sunday is a great example. They take a 7-0 lead into the ninth inning, which should feel safe, right? Wrong. Paco Rodriguez gets an out and gives up a...