Kenley Jansen: Freak of Nature

Tonight in the Dodgers’ 2-0 win, Matt Kemp hit his 37th home run of the season to keep himself in the hunt for the triple crown; and yet somehow, he’s not even the guy I wanted to write about after the game. Kenley Jansen pitched a perfect 8th and struck out the side. Ho hum. … Continue reading

Kershaw’s and Kemp’s Races Going Down to the Wire

So here we are, only 16 games remaining in the MLB regular season. Kemp has about 70 at bats left to bolster his MVP candidacy and Kershaw has 3 more starts to convince voters he deserves the NL Cy Young. It’s looking like it will be a photo finish in both races. So what will happen when … Continue reading

Can Kershaw and Kemp Take Home the Hardware?

It’s no secret that 2011 hasn’t given us Dodger fans a whole lot to be proud of. The McCourts have made Al Davis look like the model of stability, resourcefulness and class. Ned Colletti continues to make other GMs look like geniuses. The team sits at 4 games under .500, hopes of a postseason berth practically gone. Even the little Dutch boy using … Continue reading