Check out Vin Scully in the press box during his bobblehead give-away night. Pic via @dodgers twitter.
- Tim Brown at Yahoo writes about the Dodgers tradition of first place ice cream.
- Via ESPN Stats & Info on twitter:
Mark Ellis singled in the 9th off a 102.1 mph Aroldis Chapman fastball. That's the fastest pitch resulting in a hit in last 5 seasons.
— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) July 26, 2013
- Via Steve Dilbeck at the LA Times, "Dodgers pull a shocker and designate Ted Lilly for assignment".
“We didn’t want to do this,” Mattingly said. “We all love Teddy. He just couldn’t stay healthy.
“It just gets to the point where we had to make a decision.”
- Via Lance Pugmire of the LA Times, "Ned Colletti on possible big trade".
“I don’t see it happening, there’s not that type of group of players out there,” Colletti said. “It’s a really thin market, more than in past years.”
- Ryu, Choo to meet in all-Korean pitcher-batter duel in MLB, via Yonhap News. There's a great photo of Ryu peering in to watch Choo's press conference.
- Are the Dodgers thinking about signing Brian Wilson? Bill Plunkett mentioned on twitter yesterday that the Dodgers saw him pitch.
Ex-#Giants closer Brian Wilson is scheduled to throw for scouts in LA area Thursday. #Dodgers will have scouts there. Had TJ surgery in 2012
— Bill Plunkett (@billplunkettocr) July 25, 2013
- "Dodgers Could Be Last Team To Strike Gold With Local TV Deal," via Wendy Thurm at FanGraphs.
- "Nate Silver, data, and storytelling: ESPN's new hire could transform sports television.," via Douglas Alden Warshaw at CNN Money.
- This is for the Kings fan who miss your favorite palyers. Drew Doughty's shared a bunch of pics from his Grand Slam for Cancer softball game this past weekend on facebook, here.
- Dodger fans give Vin Scully a standing ovation on his bobblehead night in the MLB video below.
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