After originally slating Julio Urias to start Game 3 in the current series against the Padres, news came out of the Los Angeles camp late Tuesday evening that the Dodgers will instead turn to Tony Gonsolin in an attempt to give the remainder of the rotation an extra day of rest. Gonsolin has made one other spot start this season, garnering a no-decision against the Diamondbacks … [Read more...] about Dodgers Hope Tony Gonsolin Slows Padres’ Momentum
The Dodgers dropped the opening game of a four-game series at home Monday night against the Padres. Despite recording a run before they made an out in the first inning, the Dodgers couldn’t get anything going after that and lost 2-1. In an average season, fans wouldn’t be so concerned about slumps, but in the shortest season ever, every single at-bat and game look to be … [Read more...] about Dodger Notes: Offensive Struggles Continue, Defense Still Shining
As the Dodgers come off a series win against the San Francisco Giants, they start the new week by placing a pitcher on the injured list. On Monday, the Dodgers announced that they had placed right handed reliever Joe Kelly on the 10-day IL, retroactive to August 9th. The team stated shoulder inflammation as the reason for the placement, which maybe could explain the lack of … [Read more...] about Dodgers News and Notes – Updates on Joe Kelly, Corey Seager and Padres Series
After Saturday’s loss at home to the Giants, the Dodgers officially passed the one-quarter mark of the season with a 10-5 record, as they currently trail the division-leading Rockies by a full game in the National League West. At its current pace, the team would finished with a nicely rounded 40-20 record, which may or may not be good enough to win the division. The Rockies, of … [Read more...] about Should Dodgers Be Concerned About Inconsistent Offense?
Despite the absence of competitive minor league baseball in 2020, fans of the Dodgers have still been able to get a taste of some of the organization’s best prospect talent, thanks mainly to intrasquad games during summer camp, along with a few early call-ups to the majors. Already, we have discussed how soon righty pitcher Mitch White might make an impact in the big leagues. … [Read more...] about Dodgers Prospect Watch: A Closer Look at Diego Cartaya