Category Archives: 2016 Postseason

Can Kershaw do his part?

By asking that question, what I mean is, can Clayton keep his team tied or better by the time he’s lifted by Dave Roberts? Max Scherzer will be a stern test, it could very well be much like Wednesday’s game when Thor/Bumgarner threw zeroes at each other. The difference in the game was that Thor …

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Dodger surprises with NLDS roster

I thought the Dodgers would have a few surprises but Austin Barnes was not one I expected. This is your 2016 LAD NLDS roster Player | Pos Grandal | C Ruiz | C Austin Barnes | C Adrian Gonzalez | 1st Chase Utley | 2nd Seager | SS Turner | 3rd Reddick | RF Joc …

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National Positional Starters Review

I’m going to look at the positional breakdown for the NL East Champions. ¬†The last time I looked at them was June 20th but at that time they had Wilson Ramos and Stephen Strasburg. Eric Stephen gives us the statistical breakdown of the matchup¬†but the Nationals are not the team who played 162 games as …

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Roster?

Everyone seems to be discussing what the 25 man roster will be for the first round. Tonight Urias should have cemented his hold on being the number one option to start game four. The Dodgers should enter the postseason with nary an injury among their position players. As healthy a group as they have had …

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Grandal and Joc

As the Dodgers wind down September baseball, two huge reasons for optimism this October are the play of Grandal and Pederson. Last year the Dodgers were pretty much on the same pace but the team had two black holes in the lineup every time Grandal and Pederson were in it. Not this year, they are …

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