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Russ Mitchell of the Dodgers Designated for Assignment

Russ Mitchell is no longer a Dodger, order so adjust your keepers accordingly.  Not a huge suprise here as basically everybody the Dodgers signed this off-season can play third base (Kennedy, Hairston Jr, Ellis) and they already have Juan Uribe who is the presumed starter.

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Non-Tenders: Ryan Spilborghs COL, Joe Saunders ARZ, Micah Owings ARZ, Hong-Chih Kuo LAD, Koyie Hill CHC

All these players were non-tenured and can become free agents. CHC Koyie Hill C – Geovany Soto is entrenched as the starter and the team could look internally for a backup, with both Welington Castillo and the up-and-coming Steve Clevenger as options. LAD Hong-Chih Kuo RP – Kuo was once a dominating left handed reliever […]

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Big News in Los Angeles……. Dodgers sign Aaron Harang

I’m sure Aaron Harang will be fine with the Dodgers next season.  He doesn’t strike out the high amounts of batters he used to, but he had a nice tidy 3.64 with 124 K’s in 170 innings.  Whip at 1.37 still isn’t great so keep an eye on that. However the real story hear is […]

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Broxton to be Named Dodgers Closer Again. Luckily They are Rarely Winning Heading into the 9th inning

You know how they say professional athletes need to have short memories.  Apparently the same goes for former athletes who are now managers.  Because Dodgers Manager Don Mattingly  just said that once he gets back to the majors, Jonothan Broxton is going to be his closer again.  Yes, the guy who couldn’t get an out […]

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Vicente Padilla to miss entire season after neck surgery

If you had Vicente Padilla in your “Next Dodger to pick-up a Save” office pool, the game is officially over for you.  Padilla is going to have season ending surgery on his neck. I, like most people didn’t know that Padilla had a neck.  But apparently he does and its hurting him. So that leaves […]

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VINCENTE PADILLA NAMED CLOSER FOR DODGERS

Another closer heads to the DL!  Jonathan Broxton was placed on the DL yesterday essentially giving Vincente Padilla the chance to pick up some saves.  Padilla should be grabbed in all NL Only leagues at least for the time being.  He has been much more efficient than

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Los Angeles Dodgers Closer Jonathan Broxton Being Shut Down

The Dodgers are going to shut their closer down immediately.  Not saying he is losing his job, clinic but he has been inconsistant to start this year following an awful display last season.  The immediate options for saves looks to go to either Vincente Padilla or Hong-Chih Kuo.  Broxton has sported an ERA of 5.68 […]

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JONATHAN BROXTON THE NEXT CLOSER TO BE UNSEATED?

Los Angeles Dodger closer, information pills Jonathan Broxton, thumb has struggled yet again this year giving up 10 hits and 4 earned runs through his first 7 innings of work.  He does have 5 saves already but it has not been too pretty. Don Mattingly is standing behind Broxton with a vote of confidence but […]

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JERRY SANDS MLB DEBUT

Power hitting left fielder Jerry Sands made his Major League debut last night for the Dodgers going 1-3 with a double and an RBI.  He did strikeout 2 times which may be a little concerning but this guy has a ton of power and should be added to all NL Only rosters.  The Dodgers are […]

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JERRY SANDS TO START FOR DODGERS- PICKUP OF THE DAY

NL Fantasy owners should take notice today when the Los Angeles Dodgers start power hitting left fielder, Jerry Sands.  With the offense struggling (excluding Ethier and Kemp) the Dodgers have promoted the 6’4″ Sands to immediately take over the starting role.  In 10 games in Triple-A this year, Sands has smashed 5 home runs and […]

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