Tag Archives: Steve Finley

Bellinger / Taylor blazing beginnings

As Chris Taylor continues to prove he belongs somewhere in the starting lineup I started wondering where he would place among LAD who started their Dodger careers off with a bang. I usually start with Marlon Anderson and Ronnie Belliard, two Sept pickups who excelled for the team and helped propel them toward the postseason. …

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Geezer May triple leaderboard

Only twelve players since 1913 who were 38 or older have ever hit three triples in May. It is quite a list. Player Split Year 3B PA Ty Cobb May 1925 8 147 Sam Rice May 1928 6 128 Jake Daubert May 1922 5 140 Sam Rice May 1930 4 130 Steve Finley May 2006 …

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OTDIB – May 23rd – Shawn Green goes off

On this date in baseball: May 23rd, 2002 – Shawn Green goes off Shawn Green hits four home runs in one game to become the 14th player in major league history, the second this month, to accomplish the feat. The Dodger right fielder’s 6-for-6 performance in Milwaukee’s Miller Park, which also includes a single and …

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Highest TB games at Dodger Stadium against Marlins

Strangely enough there have not been many great offensive games by a Dodger against the Marlins at Dodger Stadium. Gary Sheffield leads the pack with ten, everyone else is tied with eight. Player Date Opp Rslt PA R H 2B 3B HR TB RBI BB Gary Sheffield 2000-04-29 FLA W 13-12 6 2 3 1 …

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