CSS Button No Image Css3Menu.com

Baseball Prospectus home
  
  
Click here to log in Click here for forgotten password Click here to subscribe

Articles Tagged Los Angeles Dodgers 

Search BP Articles

All Blogs (including podcasts)

Active Columns

Authors

Article Types

Archives

09-16

comment icon

0

Transaction Analysis: Rays to the Top
by
R.J. Anderson

09-15

comment icon

0

What You Need to Know: September 15, 2014
by
Daniel Rathman

09-03

comment icon

0

Transaction Analysis: The ReCall-Ups
by
Sam Miller

09-02

comment icon

0

The Call-Up: Joc Pederson
by
Chris Rodriguez and Bret Sayre

08-26

comment icon

11

Notes About Baseball: Polling the Clubhouses: Kershaw or Felix?
by
Rocco DeMaro

07-29

comment icon

1

Transaction Analysis: The Migration of the Backups
by
Sam Miller

07-29

comment icon

10

Notes About Baseball: The Logistics of Human Trading
by
Rocco DeMaro

07-09

comment icon

1

What You Need to Know: The Tigers' Roaring Comeback
by
Chris Mosch

06-20

comment icon

0

The View from the Loge Level: Clayton Kershaw and the Dodgers Pitching Tradition
by
Daron Sutton

06-19

comment icon

2

BP Unfiltered: The Ballpark View of Kershaw's Final Out
by
Sam Miller

06-04

comment icon

1

Painting the Black: How to Slow Down Dee Gordon
by
R.J. Anderson

05-12

comment icon

0

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 447: The Oddly Underperforming Dodgers and the Exciting NL West
by
Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

05-12

comment icon

0

Pebble Hunting: The Best Game of the 2014 Season So Far
by
Sam Miller

05-05

comment icon

10

Pebble Hunting: Who's Winning the Dodgers/Red Sox Trade This Second?
by
Sam Miller

05-02

comment icon

8

Painting the Black: A Trip Through the NL West
by
R.J. Anderson

04-16

comment icon

0

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 429: The Dodgers, DirecTV, and Baseball's Broadcast Bubble/Your Finest Emails
by
Ben Lindbergh and Zachary Levine

04-08

comment icon

5

Notes from the Field: Backfield/Minor-League Game Notes
by
BP Prospect Staff

04-07

comment icon

7

Pebble Hunting: It's Been One Week
by
Sam Miller

03-31

comment icon

9

What You Need to Know: Opening Night Action
by
Daniel Rathman

03-27

comment icon

4

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 415: 2014 Season Preview Series: Los Angeles Dodgers
by
Ben Lindbergh, Sam Miller and Nick Wheatley-Schaller

03-27

comment icon

7

Prospectus Preview: NL West 2014 Preseason Preview
by
Russell A. Carleton and Daniel Rathman

03-26

comment icon

8

Notes from the Field: Backfield Scouting Notes, 3/26
by
Jason Parks and BP Prospect Staff

03-24

comment icon

7

Painting the Black: Men at Work
by
R.J. Anderson

03-04

comment icon

0

Rumor Roundup: A Trio of Infield Updates
by
Daniel Rathman

02-10

comment icon

5

Transaction Analysis: Reeling in Rodney
by
R.J. Anderson and Craig Goldstein

01-22

comment icon

3

Fantasy Team Preview: Los Angeles Dodgers
by
Craig Goldstein

01-22

comment icon

32

Prospects Will Break Your Heart: Los Angeles Dodgers Top 10 Prospects
by
Jason Parks

01-21

comment icon

0

The Week in Quotes: January 13-20
by
Nick Bacarella, Morris Greenberg, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller

01-16

comment icon

5

Hot Stove Scouting Report: Clayton Kershaw
by
Ryan Parker and Steffan Segui

01-16

comment icon

0

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 366: The Clayton Kershaw Contract
by
Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

01-16

comment icon

11

Transaction Analysis: Clayton Kershaw Predictably Makes the Most Money
by
Ben Lindbergh

12-26

comment icon

0

Transaction Analysis: Colletti's All-Closer Bullpen
by
R.J. Anderson

12-20

comment icon

2

Raising Aces: Bush League: Julio Urias
by
Doug Thorburn

12-17

comment icon

1

Transaction Analysis: Atlanta Inks Floyd, and Two Teams Sign Relievers
by
R.J. Anderson, Ben Lindbergh and

12-16

comment icon

2

Transaction Analysis: Dodgers Win Your eBay Bidding
by
R.J. Anderson, Bret Sayre and Mauricio Rubio

12-11

comment icon

0

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 346: Matt Kemp Rumors and Hot Trade Takes
by
Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

12-06

comment icon

12

Transaction Analysis: Rip Van Wilson
by
Sam Miller

11-25

comment icon

0

Transaction Analysis: Haren Makeup
by
R.J. Anderson and Paul Sporer

11-07

comment icon

12

One Move: National League West
by
Craig Goldstein

11-04

comment icon

2

Rumor Roundup: Restarting the Rumor Mill
by
Daniel Rathman

10-23

comment icon

0

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 313: The Dodgers and Tigers in 2014/Tim Lincecum's Contract/Listener Emails
by
Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

10-23

comment icon

1

Transaction Analysis: Le Freak, C'est Chic
by
R.J. Anderson

10-21

comment icon

6

Playoff Prospectus: NLCS Game Six Recap: Cardinals 9, Dodgers 0
by
Ben Lindbergh

10-18

comment icon

14

Playoff Prospectus: NLCS Game Six Preview: Dodgers at Cardinals
by
Ben Carsley

10-18

comment icon

0

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 310: ALCS Game 5/Leveraging Clayton Kershaw
by
Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

10-17

comment icon

0

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 309: ALCS Game 4, NLCS Game 5, and More Listener Emails
by
Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

10-17

comment icon

7

Playoff Prospectus: NLCS Game Five Recap: Dodgers 6, Cardinals 4
by
Ben Lindbergh

10-16

comment icon

1

Playoff Prospectus: NLCS Game Four Recap: Cardinals 4, Dodgers 2
by
Ben Lindbergh

10-16

comment icon

0

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 308: Playoff Banter Plus Listener Emails
by
Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

10-16

comment icon

0

Playoff Prospectus: NLCS Game Five Preview: Cardinals at Dodgers
by
Mike Gianella

<< Previous Tag Entries Next Tag Entries >>

This is a BP Premium article. To read it, sign up for Premium today!

May 12, 2014 6:00 am

Pebble Hunting: The Best Game of the 2014 Season So Far

0

Sam Miller

And a division that's shaping up to be more fun than the Playoff Odds suggested.

The play-by-play for the top of the first inning of the game between the Giants and Dodgers in Los Angeles on Sunday doesn't initially look like much:

The rest of this article is restricted to Baseball Prospectus Subscribers.

Not a subscriber?

Click here for more information on Baseball Prospectus subscriptions or use the buttons to the right to subscribe and get access to the best baseball content on the web.


Cancel anytime.


That's a 33% savings over the monthly price!


That's a 33% savings over the monthly price!

Already a subscriber? Click here and use the blue login bar to log in.

Neither the first nor the last reevaluation.

The gods had condemned Collettius to ceaselessly having his most famous trade reanalyzed on the internet, whence the analysis would fall back of its own weight. They had thought with some reason that there is no more dreadful punishment than futile and hopeless reanalysis.

The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe.

This is a BP Premium article. To read it, sign up for Premium today!

May 2, 2014 6:17 am

Painting the Black: A Trip Through the NL West

8

R.J. Anderson

Walt Weiss' bunts, Tim Hudson's longevity, Robbie Erlin's future and Trevor Cahill's present are on R.J.'s mind.

A lot happens in baseball every night, and neither man nor Daniel Rathman can keep up with it all. So every few weeks we'll look at some stories within a division that would have otherwise slipped through the cracks. Let's start with the National League West.

The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe.

Ben and Zachary talk to David Lazarus about the Dodgers and baseball's broadcast bubble, then answer emails about Scott Boras, Brian Cashman, the AL East, and more.

Read the full article...

This is a BP Premium article. To read it, sign up for Premium today!

April 8, 2014 6:00 am

Notes from the Field: Backfield/Minor-League Game Notes

5

BP Prospect Staff

A look at prospects in the California and Eastern leagues, including Corey Seager and Julio Urias.

California League
RHP Chris Anderson (Dodgers): Tall, athletic build, shoulders a touch on the narrow side, very well proportioned build, big hips, muscular ass. Over-the-top slot, arm comes through fast and loose. On-line delivery but shaky with side to side looseness to it, medium depth cutting action on the fastball, sat 91-93, touched some 94s late in the struggle as he was trying to escape. Simply no command at all in this outing, missing in every direction. Average CB at 79-81 with good depth, 11-to-5 direction, should be able to keep break much more vertical from that slot but frequently fighting front side through delivery; around the zone with it but often in a dangerous way. Flashed a change at 83; looked to have some potential but didn't get a good look at it. Cutter at 85-88 short and sudden; good-looking offering, frequently up in zone with it. Body and stuff are promising and there's a lot to like but it was a very bad first outing; got yanked with bases loaded and two outs in the first inning, three runs already in. –Todd Gold


The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe.

This is a BP Premium article. To read it, sign up for Premium today!

April 7, 2014 12:23 pm

Pebble Hunting: It's Been One Week

7

Sam Miller

A division can't be won or lost in the first week, but these teams did have relatively hefty playoff-odds swings already.

Last year, the Patriot-News of Harrisburg, PA issued a correction for a piece it had written on the Gettysburg Address, 150 years earlier. “We pass over the silly remarks of the President,” they had written in 1863. “For the credit of the nation we are willing that the veil of oblivion shall be dropped over them and that they shall be no more repeated or thought of." It took some time, yes, but Patriot-News staff eventually did check themselves before they wrecked themselves.

The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe.

This is a BP Premium article. To read it, sign up for Premium today!

March 31, 2014 6:00 am

What You Need to Know: Opening Night Action

9

Daniel Rathman

How the Dodgers were defeated, and what to watch for today.

The Opening Night Takeaway
Last May, Jason Wojciechowski wrote about “Bunts That Lead to Big Things.” One of his takeaways: It makes sense to bunt “when you’re fast, and the pitcher isn’t so sure of anything he’s doing.”


The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe.

Ben and Sam preview the Dodgers' season with Doug Thorburn, and Nick talks to Los Angeles Times Dodgers beat writer Dylan Hernandez (at 25:52).

Read the full article...

Part five in a division-by-division dialogue leading up to Opening Day.

The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe.

This is a BP Premium article. To read it, sign up for Premium today!

March 26, 2014 6:00 am

Notes from the Field: Backfield Scouting Notes, 3/26

8

Jason Parks and BP Prospect Staff

Eyes on Julio Urias, Nick Williams, Christian Arroyo and others.

RHP Cody Buckel: Half-windup; over-the-top slot; showed a lot of effort generating his velocity; fastball worked 89-91; lacked movement; very flat and visible up in the zone; plane when he worked down; found plenty of barrels; dropped several slow lollipop curveballs to steal a few strikes; loose and easy to track; not a legit pitch against better bats; fringy slider in the 82-84 range; lacked sharp break; body language was poor (slumped shoulders and sulked); didn’t record an out in his first inning of work; required several mound visits and encouragements; airmailed a few balls to the backstop; didn’t get a “yips” vibe despite some wildness; pitched with trepidation; find optimism in the fact that he was able to throw some strikes but the stuff and the body language on the mound left a lot to be desired. Didn’t look like a future major-league pitcher. –Jason Parks

OF Nomar Mazara: Lanky; a solid 6’4” at least; very lean and muscular; seemed very comfortable in the box; knew his strengths; laid off some spin down in the zone; got himself into good hitting counts; has big-time bat speed; hitchy timing mechanism; the way his hands load is reminiscent of Chris Davis; timing needs to be perfect, but when it works it’s explosive; pulled a middle-in fastball for a 420-plus-foot bomb; raw power is near elite; game power is starting to actualize; loved the way he hit—he looked for a pitch in a certain spot and demolished it when it came; in his third and last at-bat, he hit one over Terrance Gore’s head in CF for an inside-the-park homer, another fastball over the heart of the plate that he didn’t miss; showed off solid-average speed around the bases as well.

The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe.

This is a BP Premium article. To read it, sign up for Premium today!

March 24, 2014 6:00 am

Painting the Black: Men at Work

7

R.J. Anderson

In case you weren't awake for baseball's opening series (or even if you were), R.J. has you covered: Kershaw, Trumbo, Goldschmidt, and all the action that mattered.

While the east coast slept early Saturday morning and late Saturday evening, the Dodgers and Diamondbacks opened the season with a two-game series in Sydney, Australia. The time-zone difference is 15 hours, meaning normal start times in Australia (1 and 7 p.m.) became abnormal stateside (4 a.m. and 10 p.m. EST). Because not everyone disrupted their sleep patterns to watch two baseball games, here are some insights on what happened during those two games down under.

The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe.

This is a BP Premium article. To read it, sign up for Premium today!

March 4, 2014 6:00 am

Rumor Roundup: A Trio of Infield Updates

0

Daniel Rathman

News from spring training on Mike Carp, the Dodgers' second-base battle, and Atlanta's Tommy La Stella.

Brewers, Pirates scouting Red Sox—specifically Mike Carp
Boston Globe national baseball writer Nick Cafardo heard over the weekend that the Brewers and Pirates have sent scouts to Fort Myers, Florida, to watch the Red Sox in Grapefruit League action. According to Cafardo, both clubs may be eyeing Mike Carp.


The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe.

<< Previous Tag Entries Next Tag Entries >>