Now here’s something you don’t see every day. The Los Angeles Dodgers allowed but 1 hit last night, a double by Stephen Drew. But it cost them the game. In a pitching duel that saw a total of 5 hits and 1 run in the entire contest, the Dodgers came up just short of the [...]
Major league baseball has just become a HUGE Los Angeles Dodgers fan. MLB Commissioner, Bud Selig, announced today that the league will appoint a trustee to take over the team’s operations after he expressed “deep concerns” over the teams’ finances. Amazing. Dodgers owner Frank McCourt takes out a few $30 million loans to cover payroll [...]
So often here we write about sensationalism and hypocrisy in sports. As much as we’re fans, the depth of insanity that often fills the stories around our favorite teams and sports figures makes for great satire. We don’t call it Sportscasm for nothing. So while we’re lambasting the ridiculous behavior of overgrown children playing ball, [...]
No one has been fired for coming up with this promotion just yet, but it’s hard to imagine that it won’t be just a matter of time before the pink slips fly. In the wake of unprecedented fan violence, including a recent incident that has left a visiting SF Giants fan in a coma, the [...]
The Los Angeles Dodgers announced today that hitting coach Don Mattingly will replace the retiring Joe Torre after the end of the season. Mattingly will be a first time MLB manager starting the 2010 season.
“The opportunity to manage the Los Angeles Dodgers is truly an honor,” Mattingly said in a news release. “There are few [...]