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Baseball America rates top 10 Dodger prospects

By Jon Weisman

In Baseball America’s new assessment of the Dodger farm system, the triumvirate of Corey Seager, Joc Pederson and Julio Urias rates up top, in that order, followed by top 2014 draft picks Grant Holmes and Alex Verdugo. 112 more words

Minor Leagues

Orioles, Dodgers have discussed Andre Ethier trade

The Orioles have been linked in recent weeks to free agents Colby Rasmus, Norichika Aoki, and Ichiro Suzuki. But trading for a new outfielder is another route being explored by the Baltimore front office. 100 more words

Are the Dodgers Wise to Turn Center Field Over to Joc Pederson?

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It’s been widely assumed that the Dodgers are going to hand over center field to Joc Pederson, the highly touted prospect who annihilated Triple-A a season ago while posting historic numbers in the Pacific Coast League. 594 more words

The Art of Making a Good Team Better

by Conway West 12.29.14

Andrew Friedman is successful at making other teams feel like they won trades

We have known for at least the past several decades that good GMs are worth their weight in gold. 1,015 more words


Evaluating the Kemp Trade

Rafael Gonzalez – LOS ANGELES –

On December 18th, the Los Angeles Dodgers traded OF Matt Kemp along with C Tim Federowicz and cash to the San Diego Padres in exchange for C/1B Yasmani Grandal and RHP prospects Joe Wieland and Zach Eflin. 322 more words

Andre Ethier

Recent Dodgers Roster Overhaul Shows Renewed Commitment to Defense

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It is hard to say that a team that won 94 games, finished atop its division and had the Cy Young and MVP on its roster had any glaring weaknesses, but the Los Angeles Dodgers clearly had areas that required improvement, most notably in team defense and in bullpen stability. 432 more words