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DODGERS/MATTINGLY ARE NOW ON THE CLOCK

DODGERS/MATTINGLY ARE NOW ON THE CLOCK

(Photo: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images) With the LA Dodgers’ ouster from the postseason party this week, the organization now faces one of the more interesting offseasons that any team will be confronted with.

ARIZONA FALL LEAGUE STARTS TUE, OCT 13

ARIZONA FALL LEAGUE STARTS TUE, OCT 13

While the eyes of the baseball world are focused on MLB’s postseason, prospect watchers have another set of games on their minds when the Arizona Fall League kicks off on Tuesday. The AFL is where major league clubs send some of their best prospects to play with and against one another for most of October […]

DIVISION SERIES ROSTERS

DIVISION SERIES ROSTERS

Links to the Division Series rosters are provided below from various media outlets. The WildCard winners were able to make changes for the Division Series, while the other teams are now set:

PLAYOFF ROSTER ELIGIBILITY

PLAYOFF ROSTER ELIGIBILITY

On July 31st, the non-waiver trade deadline came and went and then on September 1st, active rosters expanded from 25 to 40. So, who is on the post-season roster for clubs making the playoffs?

COREY SEAGER MAKES SEAMLESS TRANSITION TO MLB

COREY SEAGER MAKES SEAMLESS TRANSITION TO MLB

The LA Dodgers’ prized shortstop prospect Corey Seager has not missed a beat since being called up to the big leagues and making his debut September 3rd. After seven games, Seager has a batting line of .360/.429/.520 with four doubles and four RBI.

PLAYOFF ROSTERS SET, ACTIVE ROSTERS EXPANDED

PLAYOFF ROSTERS SET, ACTIVE ROSTERS EXPANDED

At midnight eastern time on Monday, major league clubs had to set their post-season rosters, just prior to expanding the limit from 25 to 40. Last-minute deals were made by the Dodgers and Giants who are battling it out atop the NL west, as well as the Royals.

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE POLICY AGREEMENT FOR MLB, MLBPA

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE POLICY AGREEMENT FOR MLB, MLBPA

MLB and the Players Association announced today that they have agreed to a policy on domestic violence that puts baseball at the forefront of this troubling issue. As has been the case with more than 20 years of labor negotiations, MLB has gotten out in front of a potentially troubling issue, working in the background before […]

DEADLINE DEALING IN NL WEST

DEADLINE DEALING IN NL WEST

The Dodgers and Giants are the only two NL west teams over .500 and they both made significant moves at the trade deadline. The division-leading Dodgers added Mat Latos and Alex Wood to their starting rotation and got some bullpen help with Jim Johnson coming aboard. The Giants added Mike Leake from the Reds. Here’s a […]

OPINION: PETE ROSE SAGA CONTINUES WITH LATEST ADMISSION

OPINION: PETE ROSE SAGA CONTINUES WITH LATEST ADMISSION

Pete Rose is one of the greatest players in the long, storied history of the game of baseball. No one would dispute that. Top 5 all-time in my book. But he’s not in the Hall of Fame, is banned from baseball and, for a generation of baseball fans, is known for his tragically poor actions […]

TONY GWYNN, MAY 9, 1950 – JUNE 16 2014

TONY GWYNN, MAY 9, 1950 – JUNE 16 2014

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