Results tagged ‘ Clayton Kershaw ’

Discover: Weekend Warriors

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Discover: Weekend Warriors

National League's Drew Pomeranz, of the San Diego Padres, throws during the fourth inning of the MLB baseball All-Star Game, Tuesday, July 12, 2016, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

Discover: Tuesday Takeaways

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Discover: Tuesday Takeaways

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  • The Mets rolled to a big victory in DC and The Metssiah couldn’t be happier.
  • The Baseball Sociologist shares news of a great Bartolo Colon “double bobble.”
  • Clayton Kershaw led the Dodgers to a win and Dodgers Photog Blog has photos.
  • The Canuck Cubbie wonders whether the Cubs have gone into hibernation.
  • Mondays have not been kind to the Phils this season, as Phillies Insider notes.
  • Above the Mendoza looks at what Lucas Duda’s injury means for the Mets.
  • The Mets also are faced with a decision on David Wright, writes The Sport Mouth.
  • Fan Interference examines the possibility of the Red Sox trading for Sonny Gray.
  • Here’s a tribute to Jim Ray Hart from Chris Haft in his Haft-Baked Ideas blog.
  • Major League Bastian chronicles the Indians franchise’s march to 18,000 games.
  • Here are seven takeaways from Week 7 of the 2016 regular season from BBST.
  • Our Game looks at the players who homered in their final Major League at bat.
  • Get to know Dean Kiekhefer with an “Ask a Cardinal” feature at Cardinals Insider.
  • Braves Give highlights Kelly Johnson’s work with youngsters battling cancer.
  • Homestand Blog previews the June edition of Yankees Magazine, on sale June 6.

Discover: Wednesday Wonderings

Clayton Kershaw

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Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw throws during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets in Los Angeles, Thursday, May 12, 2016. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

  • Dodger Insider is running out of superlatives to describe Clayton Kershaw.
  • See photos of the game over at Jon SooHoo’s excellent Dodgers Photog Blog.
  • Sometimes dreams really do come true, cat loves the dodgers is happy to report.
  • BBST declares that strikeouts are sexy and record breaker Max Scherzer knows it.
  • There have been some recurring themes for the Giants, writes Gamer Babes.
  • The Cutoff Man explains how tack-on runs kept Aroldis Chapman in the bullpen.
  • The Cardinals swept the Angels and Cardinal Girl celebrated it with a haiku.
  • Joe Girardi isn’t to blame for the Yankees’ slow start, argues subwaybaseball.com.
  • Phillies Insider is happy the Phillies are home — and won by more than one run!
  • Who is the most underappreciated MLB player? The Unbiased MLB Fan explores.
  • TribeVibe posted a photo gallery of Indians players and staff renovating a field.
  • Ron Kittle tried his hand at cricket yesterday and Inside the White Sox has photos.
  • Take Time For Paradise shared a great image of a young fan at the Hall of Fame.

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Discover: Three for Thursday

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1. Awards Season rolls on. The Unbiased MLB Fan looks at the tough Cy Young decisions that went the way of Dallas Keuchel and Jake Arrieta. Cubs Vine Line Blog paid tribute to their ace, who became the fifth Cubs pitcher to win the award. Carrie Muskat compiled some of the reactions to the announcement, while The Bears and Their Cubs is loving the Cubs’ sweep of Rookie of the Year, Manager of the Year and the Cy Young Award in the NL. Dodger Insider highlights the outstanding seasons by Zack Greinke and Clayton Kershaw, who came up just short in the voting. In the AL, Tblaze Sports Report lays out the case for why the voters went with Keuchel.

2. Hot Stove. Sons of ’84 processes the Tigers’ trade for Francisco Rodriguez, and MLB.com beat writer Jason Beck explains how new GM Al Avila’s search for a new closer landed him K-Rod. Call to the Bullpen hopes this move works out better than the Tigers’ previous ones involving closers. A View from the Bench notes that players who parlay big stolen base numbers into big free agent deals often see a decline in those numbers. GENY Mets wonders if we’ve seen the last of Ruben Tejada in a Mets uniform, as A blog (mainly) about Dutch baseball doesn’t expect to see the Yankees spend big this winter, as they focus on homegrown talent.

3. Staffing decisions. The Dodgers reportedly are nearing a decision on their new manager, and It’s Always A Good Dre in L.A. can’t wait to see who the next skipper is. MLB.com Angels beat writer Alden Gonzalez updates the holdovers and the changes on the Angels’ coaching staff and in their front office. From the Corner of Edgar & Dave unveils a face familiar to baseball fans as the organization’s new AAA hitting coach, and Dodger Insider profiles award-winning minor league coach John Shoemaker.

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Discover: Wednesday Wonderings

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Discover: Wednesday Wonderings

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  • Has Kyle Schwarber’s home run landed yet? Born on Third has the Statcast video.
  • Tom Singer marvels at how the young upstart Cubs are hitting all the right notes.
  • Want to see photos of last night’s game and postgame from Cubs Vine Line Blog?
  • The Canuck Cubbie loves to see neutrals pulling for the Cubs to re-write history.
  • Jumping on the #cubwagon is totally encouraged as far as the cola is concerned.
  • When is a game not just a game? Benjamin J. Denen delves into the matter.
  • Chicago Style Sports still is wrapping its head around the Cubs’ new culture.
  • What’s a Cardinals fan to do now? Ask Women Who Love Cardinals Baseball.
  • Agree with stlcardinalsminimo that Joe Maddon was a big factor in the NLDS?
  • When is home field advantage not an advantage? Hardball Conversations explains.
  • Like DodgersFYI, were you impressed by how Clayton Kershaw flipped the script?
  • Lets Blog Mets tries to figure out what feels so unique about being a Mets fan.
  • Will a cover jinx help out the Rangers again? Newberg Report gives it a shot.
  • The Bright Side of Life can’t wait to find out if the Rangers can get the job done.
  • Ever feel an obligation to post like the Canadian blogger at Tigers Forever?
  • Youstontx asks whether it’s over for the Astros after Monday’s crushing loss.
  • What better way for the Angels to thank fans than with The Halo Way‘s photos.
  • Is In Wakefield We Trust right that Xander Bogaerts is the game’s best shortstop?
  • TribeVibe clears up a mystery about what happened to Slider 20 years ago today.
  • How excited were the Colombian kids whose visit is highlighted by Braves Give?
  • Our Game posted the second part of a piece on tragedies and shortened careers.

What are you wondering this Wednesday? Leave a comment below and tell us about it!