Yasiel Puig and Pau Gasol of the Lakers visited the Children's Hospital Los Angeles yesterday. Pic via Jon SooHoo/LA Dodgers 2013. See more pics here.
- Via Steve Rushin at Sports Illustrated: "My Sportsman: Sportscaster Vin Scully". It's a great read.
Ruth was hated by McGraw, Pele is dissed by Maradona, and so on throughout history. Lather, rinse, repeat. But Scully is a secular saint, beyond reproach, St. Vinny of Wherever You May Be.
- I'd like to extend a big Blue Heaven congratulations to former Dodger Dave Roberts on being named the Padres bench coach for 2014, via @Padres on twitter.
- Ned Colletti, Dodgers GM, discusses the infield situation and the chances they trade for an outfielder on MLB Network Radio on SiriusXM. Listen to the audio here.
- GCRL takes has been taking a look back at the various accoutrement's that have appeared on Dodger uniforms over the years. This time, he takes a look at the black armbands they wore in honor of the slain Presidential candidate Bobby Kennedy in 1968 - "Black armbands for RFK".
- Jeff Zimmerman at FanGraphs shares, "2013 Disabled List Team Data". Unsurprisingly, the Dodgers were near the top.
- Jon Weisman of Dodger Thoughts also writes for Variety. Check out his recent interview with Bill Cosby: "Bill Cosby’s Stories Provide Must-Read Memories".
- Listen to Kings Hall of Famer Luc Robitaille speak with Jay Mohr on AM570 about the Dodger Stadium hockey game, here - "LISTEN: Luc Robitaille Talks Kings Vs. Ducks At Dodger Stadium".
"It's gonna be a lot of fun even for our fans here in Southern California, to have the oppurtunity to go to Dodger Stadium to see a hockey game; let's face it, it's not going to happen too often, not sure if it'll happen again."
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