Sweep, baby! Pic via Dodgers on Tumblr.
- This is a great idea. If you haven't seen the Jackie Robinson movie (#42) yet then the Saturday, July 13th home game against the Rockies might be the perfect time. After that afternoon's game they will screen the movie on their new video screens for all to watch. Buy tickets here.
- Via Chris Olds at Beckett, Yasiel Puig will have a autographed Allen & Ginter card this year. See a sample to the right.
- Via Eric Stephen at True Blue LA, "MLB All-Star Game 2013: Joc Pederson named to U.S. roster for Futures Game".
- This is the kind of research only a card collecting nerd could love. Over on the Net54 message board a couple of members are researching the Jackie Robinson D302 1947 Bond Bread set. They are trying to figure the real date of issue, and they are on to something. There are some great photos there.
- Dodger Penguin does some sleuthing and captures a pic of the Hideo Nomo bobblehead being given out on August 10th.
- Via Mark Saxon at ESPN, "Brandon League won't be pitching 'stressful' innings". It's about time!
- Lyle Spencer at MLB.com, "Hanley coming to life, leading Dodgers' charge: Mattingly calls shortstop, who has nine-game hit streak, 'a special talent'".
"Hanley's really good," Dodgers manager Don Mattingly said. "He can really hit. None of that stuff surprises me. I'm watching him tonight and thinking about Manny [Ramirez]. That's a special talent."
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