Steve Sax spent some time with Dodger fans as a part of their 2013 Blue Friday Mall Tour. Check out the pic above of him spending some time with Tommy. Pic via Sax's twitter.
- Tom Hoffarth at the LA Daily News writes, "Vin Scully turns 86 and gives thanks for a dream come true". It includes a short interview with Scully. BTW, he'll be the Tournament of Roses Parade's Grand Marshall.
Q: So what are the official duties, other than to be in Pasadena in the middle of the night, find the right car and make sure you have a cup of warm chocolate?
A: Really, the only job qualifications are that you have to be alive and be able to wave. So far, so good.
- Via Daniel Tedford at LA Daily News, "The best 11 tweets wishing Vin Scully a happy birthday".
- Ron Cervenka at Think Blue LA writes, "Scott Elbert’s Last Stand". Elbert has battled numerous injuries the past several years, and will likely find this upcoming season the most import of his career.
- Steven Choi at Arirang News tells us that Hyun-Jin Ryu won a special award from Don-A Sports. (Hat Tip: MyKBO on twitter)
- Harold Uhlman at Think Blue LA tells us about "The Mysterious Crosschecker".
- Roberto is back. Check out his recent post at Vin Scully is My Homeboy. He was at Dodger Stadium on Sunday for the holiday sale and a free autograph from Maury Wills.
- Ben Badler at Baseball America shares his list of Top 10 Dodger prospects.
1. Joc Pederson, of
2. Corey Seager, ss
3. Julio Urias, lhp
4. Zach Lee, rhp
5. Chris Anderson, rhp
6. Chris Withrow, rhp
7. Alexander Guerrero, 2b
8. Chris Reed, lhp
9. Onelki Garcia, lhp
10. Ross Stripling, rhp
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