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    Dodgers News: Smokeless Tobacco Banned From Dodger Stadium

    Smokeless tobacco – aka chewing tobacco – is a big deal in Major League Baseball. It’s pretty much woven into the fabric of the game. We’ve seen players all throughout the years use it. Tony Gwynn, who passed away due to complications from cancer in 2014, believed that his issues were because of smokeless tobacco. […] More

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    Minor League End Of Season Evaluations: Outfielder Tony Gwynn

    NAME:  Tony Gwynn POSITION: Outfielder HEIGHT: 5-11 WEIGHT: 195 LBS SEASON IN REVIEW: After spending a lot of last year on the big league roster, Gwynn spent his year in Triple-A playing for the Albuquerque Isotopes. With a plethera of outfielders including Matt Kemp, Yasiel Puig, Carl Crawford and Andre Eithier, it was difficult for […] More

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    Dodgers vs Padres Pre-Game: Wake up the Major Leaguers

    Aaron Harang vs. Edinson Volquez Had you guys heard the new rule? Apparently, when playing the Padres in a two-game series in the middle of May, you have to play a certain number of minor leaguers in game number one. Crazy rule, right? Well fortunately (and hopefully) the Dodgers will return to using actual major […] More

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    2012 Dodgers Season Preview: Outfield

    Listen closely and you can hear the whispers of people complaining of Matt Kemp’s spring training numbers. Matt Kemp didn’t get a $160m contract for posting great numbers in Spring Training. When asked about Opening Day, Kemp replied,  “I will let Beast Mode off its leash.” If you asked me to describe the Dodgers outfield […] More