Scott Van Slyke provided some needed power last - to the tune of 2 home runs. GRaphic above via @Dodgers on twitter. Ron Cervenka at Think Blue LA wonders, "Is Scott Van Slyke the next Jayson Werth?"
- Via Mark Saxon at ESPNLosAngeles.com, "Juan Uribe and A.J. Ellis nearing returns."
Ellis could be activated from the disabled list as soon as Thursday, according to Dodgers manager Don Mattingly. Uribe said he thinks he could be playing in minor league games “in a couple days.”
- Jon Weisman at Dodger Insider writes, "Who played first when Garvey didn’t?"
- The, Jon provides a rundown on the All-Star ballot leaders. Yasiel Puig and Adrian Gonzalez have solid leads.
- I had missed this. Last weekend the Rancho Cucamonga Quakes gave away a Matt Kemp bobblehead. Fortunately, DonMexico on Reddit has a photo to share with us.
- I don't quite know what I think about this. Via Ryan Cowley at Make Way for The Kings, "Could LA Clippers Owner Steve Ballmer Really Buy the Los Angeles Kings?"
- Yasiel loves the Kings. Go Kings Go!
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