Category Archives: Dodger Dugout

Trevor Bauer placed on administrative leave by MLB

Major League Baseball announced today that Dodgers starting pitcher Trevor Bauer has been placed on 7-day administrative leave while the league investigates alleged sexual assault claims. MLB’s investigation into the allegations made against Trevor Bauer is ongoing,” MLB said in a statement. “While no determination in the case has been made, we have made the…Continue Reading »

Dodgers add Jedd Gyorko at Trade Deadline

The Dodgers entered the 2019 trade deadline with an MLB-best 71-39 record and a commanding 15 game lead in the National League West. With another playoff birth all but a forgone conclusion, many assumed the Dodgers would bolster their bullpen at the trade deadline. Surprisingly, the Dodgers did not add another arm to bolster their…Continue Reading »

Bryce Harper Signs $330M contract with Phillies

According to ESPN’s Jeff Passan, the Philadelphia Phillies and Bryce Harper have agreed to a 13-year $330M contract. The deal is the largest guaranteed contract in baseball history, and the deal does not include an opt-out. Harper will be in Philly for a long time. The 26-year-old outfielder is a career .279 hitter, with 184…Continue Reading »

Kenley Jansen out with irregular heartbeat

According to ESPN’s Buster Onley, Los Angeles Dodgers star closer Kenley Jansen will miss a month of action due to an irregular heartbeat. The All-Star closer was taken to the hospital before Thursday’s game against the Rockies after feeling unwell in the team hotel. Jansen takes medicine for his heart condition and underwent a procedure…Continue Reading »

Dodgers Aquire Manny Machado from Orioles for Prospects

After coming up just one game short of their first World Series title since 1988, the Los Angeles Dodgers improved their chances of getting over their title drought by acquiring All-Star shortstop Manny Machado from the Baltimore Orioles. In a deal that made sense for both sides, the Orioles acquired a collection of young prospects…Continue Reading »