Tag Archives: Ian Desmond

Ron LeFlore makes a surprising appearance

As I do these leaderboards, I’m learning two things. Hideo Nomo and Shawn Green had some monster games as Dodgers. No Dodger has ever had a double digit total base game against the Washington Nationals at Dodger Stadium, but if we include the Montreal Expo franchise we can find three Dodgers who did the trick. …

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The Rockies, rocking adversity

The Rockies are now 10 – 5 and they have done it the hard way: Starting 1st baseman and big 2017 winter free agent acquisition¬†Ian Desmond on the DL (should join them shortly) Starting LF David Dahl hit the DL in March. He had a great debut in 2016 and much was expected of him …

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Perusing Free Agents

139 players became free agents today and it is natural to look at them to see if any would make sense for the Dodgers. Going down the list in alphabetical order by AL teams and then NL teams here are a few who caught my eye. Luis Valbuena 3b – if you don’t sign Justin …

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Nationals preview – another clash for best record in the NL

While the Dodgers are looking over their shoulder at the streaking Giants, the Nationals are having an easy time in the NL East. Both teams come into this series with 77 wins and by the end of the series one team will have more wins than the other.¬† Since the Giants have the benefit of …

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