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  • Manny Pacquiao not scheduled for 'The Superstars'

     
    Only four weeks until the latest iteration of "The Superstars" on ABC, this time sans Bob Seagren, Joe Frazier, Kyle Rote Jr. or even Jason Sehorn. The format for the show involves attractive celebrities partnering with pro athletes, including skier......
  • Caught on video: Angels run into two outs at home plate

     
    You might remember this wacky play from the 2006 National League playoffs: The Dodgers had two guys -- Jeff Kent and J.D. Drew -- tagged out at home plate on the same play. Now it's the Angels' turn. Check out......
  • The surprising shortstop weakness in Dodger history

     
    Please welcome this guest post by Eric Enders, author of "The Fall Classic: The Definitive History of the World Series." * * * In filling out my all-time Dodger lineup card, something occurred to me that I???d never thought about......
  • The Dodgers' roll call of post-1988 playoff home runs

     
    Andre Ethier's home run Thursday was the Dodgers' 22nd in the playoffs since Mike Davis' crowning blast in Game 5 of the 1988 World Series. Here's a snapshot of all 22, ranked casually in order of importance:22) Mike Piazza 1995......
  • I don't know, second base?

     
    No offense to Blake DeWitt, but second base is widely considered the most likely position for the Dodgers to bring in a new hombre. In the last 24 hours, four bloggers have addressed it in some fashion. Mike Scioscia's Tragic......
  • Dodger Leaders of the 2000s: Hitting

     
    Home runs 162 Shawn Green 125 Adrian Beltre 79 Gary Sheffield 75 Andre Ethier 75 Jeff Kent 61 Matt Kemp 59 Eric Karros 54 Paul Lo Duca 49 Russell Martin 45 James Loney Adjusted OPS (minimum 1,000 plate appearances)170 Gary......
  • Dodger Trailers of the 2000s: Hitting

     
    Hail, Cesar? On-base percentage (minimum 1,000 plate appearances) .296 Cesar Izturis .317 Eric Karros .318 Alex Cora .319 Mark Grudzielanek .331 Adrian Beltre Slugging percentage (minimum 1,000 plate appearances) .336 Cesar Izturis .341 Dave Roberts...
  • Dodgers' off-season transactions of the '00s

     
    Below is a list of the months and dates of most of the Dodgers' newsworthy off-season acquisitions this decade. The reasons for the list: 1) To show that the off-season doesn't die with the end of the winter meetings. Some......
  • Vin Scully's Lords of the Ravine - A Los Angeles Dodger Hall of Fame

     
    True Blue L.A. has begun a rather elaborate undertaking to create a Los Angeles Dodger Hall of Fame, which it is calling Vin Scully's Lords of the Ravine. Click the links to see the details. In addition, Mike Scioscia's Tragic......
  • Dodgers' Top Homers Leave Previous Memories

    Dodgers' Top Homers Leave Previous Memories
    LOS ANGELES -- The chills were pure Gibson. The breathlessness was all Finley. In the history of the Dodgers' Hollywood homers, the blast was a little bit of each, lacking the history but equaling the histrionics. Said Dodgers team historian Mark...
  • The curious case of Christian Bale

    OK. So I know I'm supposed to be shocked to discover that Christian Bale cussed out his DP on the set of "Terminator Salvation" last summer. But is it really a surprise that Hollywood actors--even really gifted ones like Bale--often act like bullies and...
  • Baker seeks input from former Cubs

    New manager Dusty Baker plans to seek advice from every Cubs great he knows: Ernie Banks, Andre Dawson, Billy Williams, Shawon Dunston, Ryne Sandberg and Rick Sutcliffe. "I'll trust their opinions and come up with a game plan," Baker said. Baker is...