Sunday, June 04, 2017

2017 Topps Now - #216 & #218 - Taylor's Saturday Slam Deserves Two Cards

Saturday was a day of Baseball achievements. Fans not only got to witness a no-hitter by Marlins veteran right-hander Edinson Volquez, but also saw future Hall of Famer Albert Pujols record his 600th career home run -- on a grand slam, no less. In fact, there were seven grand slams on the day, and Topps saw fit to create a 2017 Topps Now card to celebrate the collective feat. Go here to check it out and order.

Nationals Series Starts on Monday - Pregame Info and Other Stuff!

The next homestand starts on Monday against the Washington Nationals. Below are some odds and ends for this upcoming homestand. Here are some important links:
The White House will be available for this homestand only against Washington at the Extreme Loaded Dog concession areas located on the field, loge and reserve levels. It features chile con carne, pickle, diced tomatoes & onions, mustard. Pic on the right via David Vassegh on twitter.

BTW, during the off-day on Thursday, June 8th, Dodger Stadium will host the Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation’s Blue Diamond Gala, featuring a concert by Grammy Award®-winning bands Maroon 5 and Earth, Wind & Fire. Go here for information.

Monday, June 5th at 7:10 PM
LHP Gio Gonzalez vs. LHP Hyun-Jin Ryu
TV: ESPN, SNLA Spanish, SportsNet LA
Radio: 570 LA Sports, KTNQ 1020