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Purging the ghosts of Dodger postseasons past

By Jon Weisman

This is exorcism time.

Though it has been nearly 28 years since the Dodgers last reached the World Series, they have come tantalizingly close — closer than you might realize. 879 more words


10 Years a Good Dre...Jeff Kent...Flashback Friday

Jeff Kent, Camera Day, June 2006

In his 17 year career, 10 of those years we’re spent in both the Halloween colors and the Dodger Blue, the latter 4 years in Blue. 447 more words

Throwback Thursday With Drei...All Eyes On Dre

All Eyes on Dre !  Dodgers vs. Padres, 7/24/2006

2006…Two rookies…Andre Ethier and Russel Martin. Neither of whom we’re on the Opening Day lineup…10 years later, both are still playing…Both still don the color… 150 more words

Yet Another Fred McGriff, Hall of Fame Article

Every year there are hundreds upon hundreds of articles written about the latest MLB Hall of Fame vote and it seems like all of them are about what the Hall of Fame got wrong; this is one of those articles. 661 more words

Players Who Didn't Make My Fake 2016 Hall of Fame Ballot

If you’d like to see who I did select and how I selected them, click here.

Here I will discuss the players that didn’t make my ballot because they did not meet the Hall of Fame bar under my assessment. 1,894 more words

Our second Met in Cooperstown

Last night, the Baseball Hall of Fame announced that Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Piazza would be inducted this summer as the Class of 2016. 377 more words

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My 2016 Baseball Hall of Fame Ballot

Normally, this would appear on a sports blog, but since I’ve basically disappeared from sports writing for the past 18 months, I’ve gotta post it somewhere.  935 more words

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