Topps recently released a bunch of preview pics of some rare "1 of 1" bat knob cards that will be inserted into this years Tier One cases. Two Dodgers are available amid the 100 different knob cards being created. Check out the Snider and Matt Kemp above and below. This set is coming out later this month. See the Beckett story for more information and pics of all 100 cards.
- The Dodger Dream Foundation Auction is current going on and includes autographed jerseys worn on Jackie Robinson Day. Go here to check them all out. This Matt Kemp signed game-worn jersey is already up to $2,825.00.
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- Soccer is making a big push in LA. After the Galaxy's recent league championship they now team up with the Dodgers to offer a Dodgers Night at a Galaxy game on June 23rd (with limited edition Dodgers/ Galaxy scarf being given away) and a Galaxy Night at Dodger Stadium on July 30th (get a free signed Landon Donovan photo). Go here for information on how to get in.
- If you haven't seen it yet, here is a glimpse at the Mike Scioscia bobble head being given out on Tuesday, June 12th.
- Check out the May Dodgers Pride Awards given to some of our more outstanding prospects in the minors, here.
- I don't quite know what this means for the Dodgers, but I figure it must be a good thing. From the Dodgers press release:
Long-time baseball executive Bob Wolfe was named executive vice president of the Los Angeles Dodgers, the team announced. Wolfe rejoins Dodgers President and CEO Stan Kasten with whom he teamed with the Atlanta Braves and Washington Nationals.
That's a pretty good pedigree, right?
- A complete listing of all 41 players drafted by the Dodgers can be seen here. Click pic below to embiggen.