Zack Greinke was trying out a new yoga routine last night. It must have worked since he knocked in the winning run. He also won his 100th career game. Pic via Jon SooHoo/2013 LA Dodgers.
- Eric Stephen at True Blue LA tells us that Clayton Kershaw won the NL Player of the Month Award for July.
- Brian Wilson (known as "The Beard") is scheduled to pitch for Rancho Cucamonga on Wednesday, via a tweet from Quakes Baseball.
- A MRI for Hanley Ramirez has been postponed. Via a tweet from David Vassegh of AM570, his shoulder is feeling better and it's better to wait things out.
Hanley is feeling better, Dodgers want to wait on MRI because injecting dye will put him on the shelf for 3 days creating more swelling
— David Vassegh (@THEREAL_DV) August 5, 2013
- True to the Blue shares his phenomenal day of getting Dodger autographs at Dodger Stadium.
- Ross Gasmer at Dodgers Nation writes, "Animated: Dodgers Execute Perfect Relay To Get Allen Craig At Home". There is a great .gif of the play.
- "Yasiel Puig kisses Adrian Gonzalez on head, gives peace sign, tells ESPN to keep talking," via Chad Moriyama. Apparently, ESPN commented on a serious discussion between the two and tried to make it out as being confrontational. Obviously, that was far from the truth.
- "Mark McGwire discusses PED bans," via Arash Markazi at ESPN.
"I wish there were things in place earlier," McGwire said. "They were put in in 2003 I think. I just really hope and pray that this is the end of it. Everybody, especially the players, don't want any more part of it, and I hope this is the end of it. ... I wish I was never part of it."
- Mike Oz at Big League Stew makes, "Biogenesis baseball cards, get ‘em before they’re banned from stores!"
- William Regenthal at Foul Bunt shares a couple of autographs he got from some Negro Leaguers at Cooperstown.
- "Hollywood Calling: Vintage Equipment Dealer Gets Props," via Rich Mueller at Sports Collectors Daily. He shares a video interview with a vintage equipment dealer who supplied some hardware (gloves) for the Movie "42".
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