With both Matt Kemp and Andre Ethier back in the lineup it's nice to see their tools in their proper place. Pic via twitter @Dodgers on instagram.
- Mmmmmmm... Philly Cheese Steak Dodger Dogs... nom nom nom nom... via Sons of Steve Garvey.
- Cole Hamels is in our sights, but unlikely to be a Dodger via trade. Via Danny Knobler at CBS.
Yes, they're interested, but they appear to be something of a longshot to make a deal with the Phillies. The Dodgers have spoken to the Phillies about Hamels, sources said Sunday, but the Phillies aren't thrilled with the players the Dodgers could offer in return.
- All Trade Bait, All the Time has a ton of pics from Andre's Rehab assignment game in Rancho Cucamonga last week.
- Nomo's Sushi Platter got a couple of Garvey autographs this weekend at Discount Tire Center.
- At least Chris Capuano is in good spirits, via Jim Peltz at the LA Times.
"Going forward, I still feel good about us offensively and defensively, that's the bright spot," Capuano said, adding that the Dodgers have had "two tough losses, but we'll get after the Phillies."
- GCRL discusses his Dodgers Autograph Project.
- Check out some of the trading card give-aways at the 2012 San Diego Comic-Con, via the Cardboard Connection. The Topps Mars Attacks promo set is my favorite, although the Mythbusters set is a close second.
- Here are links to other Dodger blogs who reported on Blogger Night. I know I'm missing a bunch, please let me know who else have written about the event and are not listed below.
Nomo at Sons of Steve Garvey
Robert at Dodger Dugout
Jordon at Dodgers Nation
Ron at Think Blue LA
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- As many have already learned, there was a recent significant vintage Baseball card find publicized last week. It includes an approximate 700 card find of Near Mint E98 caramel Baseball cards,. That alone is unprecedented, and as collector Keith Olbermann notes on his card blog this will have the effect of pushing down values for the cards already in collectors hands.
- Gaslamp Ball has a video up from the Zombie Walk event in San Diego this past weekend. This sounds like it was a lot of fun.
- HBO's Real Sports will have Matt Kemp as a guest in this weeks upcoming show. It will air on Tuesday. Check out the below video for some early highlights. (Hat Tip: LA Blue Crew)