Podcast episode 1832: Farhan Zaidi gone, Hyun-j...
The Dodgers lost general manager Farhan Zaidi, who left to lead the Giants baseball operations department on a 5-year deal. Manager Dave Roberts had his 2019 option exercised and has a few coaching spots to fill. Also, Hyun-jin Ryu accepted the...
Building a Dodgers 25-man roster
The 2018 season is over, and free agency has begun. At the start of the offseason, let’s look at what sort of active roster the Dodgers have now, and what they might need to focus on adding this winter.
World Series recap & offseason intro
The Dodgers fell short in a second straight World Series, and we’re here to recap the final three games in Los Angeles. Plus we take a first look at the offseason with roster notes and a big Clayton Kershaw decision looming this week.
World Series Games 1 and 2 Recap
Eric and Jacob console each other through two frustrating losses and briefly look ahead to a home stand to hopefully turn around the World Series
WORLD SERIES Preview & NLCS Wrap Up
Eric and Jacob go over the last five games of the emblematic NLCS, then preview the World Series (!!!) against the Boston Red Sox.
Recapping NLCS Games 1 and 2
* Note: Due to travel, today's podcast was recorded via phone -- apologies for the voicemail quality!* Eric and Jacob discussed the NLCS as it heads into Dodger Stadium with a 1-1 tie, going over the good and the bad of the first two games (not...
Talking NLCS Games 1 and 2, Recapping the NLDS
Eric and Jacob discuss the last two games against the Braves and look ahead to The Dodgers trip to Milwaukee with a World Series trip on the line.
Talking NLDS Games 1 and 2, looking ahead at 3 ...
Eric and Jacob talk about the dominating performance by the Dodgers in the first two games against the Braves, and look ahead at Sunday's Game 3 in Atlanta.
NLDS Games 1 and 2
Jacob and Eric have their first playoff episode and go over expected rosters and pitching matchups of the first two games against the Braves at Dodger Stadium.
The Dodgers’ final week rollercoaster
The Dodgers saw extreme highs and lows during the final week of the regular season, but finished with a flourish, including a tiebreaker win to clinch their sixth consecutive National League West title
Dodgers Playoff Roster Predictions
In the final week of the regular season and with the National League playoff picture not yet complete, we try to predict the Dodgers postseason roster on the podcast -- after firmly knocking on wood.
The Stretch Run
Yasiel Puig turned on the power spigot, Walker Buehler |keeps getting better, and the Dodgers won a series against a team they were |trailing for a third straight weekend. Now they are down to two more weeks |to determine if they win the division,...
A glimpse at the Dodgers frustrating 2018 season, currently on the outside looking in for the playoffs despite having the best run differential in the National League. NOTE: Jacob was dealing with microphone issues near the end, so apologize if...
September additions & the wild, wild NL West race
The Dodgers erased a 4.5-game deficit in just over a week, culminating with three late comeback wins against the Diamondbacks. September callups and two new trade additions have arrived, just in time for a tight, three-team race in the National League...
A look at the ups and downs of the Dodgers, specifically their struggles with runners in scoring position and the failures of the bullpen both without and with Kenley Jansen.
The Evolving Dodgers Lineup
Catching up on the Dodgers after their toughest extended stretch of the schedule, and sorting out their lineup after the addition of Brian Dozier.
Dodgers Trade Deadline Recap
The implications of the Dodgers acquiring Brian Dozier and John Axford at the non-waiver trade deadline, and what it means for October and what the luxury tax implications are.
Mach Ado About Manny
The Dodgers got a head start on the trade deadline by reeling in the biggest fish, acquiring All-Star shortstop Manny Machado from the Orioles. Along the way the team climbed into first place and is in the middle of a stretch of games against...
All-Star selections & trade season
A look at the Dodgers headed to the All-Star Game plus those who might join them, and where the Dodgers might upgrade as the trade deadline approaches.
1813: Dodgers pitching updates, and the trade d...
Clayton Kershaw is getting closer to returning, trying to join a pair of Dodgers pitchers in rejoining the starting rotation. Plus a discussion of what pitchers the Dodgers might target in trade, a look at LA’s series unbeaten streak, and a pair of...
1812: Dodgers 2018 draft review with David Hood
Reviewing the Dodgers' selections in the 2018 MLB Draft with David Hood, including detailed thoughts on first-round pick J.T. Ginn plus all the picks in the first 10 rounds and more.
The revolving door of the Dodgers rotation
A look at the topsy-turvy Dodgers starting rotation, including Ross Stripling pitching like an All-Star and Walker Buehler indispensable. Clayton Kershaw is hurt again and four-fifths of the rotation is on the disabled list. We have not one, but two...
1810: The Dodgers rotation, plus Maximum Muncy
Sorting through the ever-changing Dodgers starting rotation, the pending return of Clayton Kershaw, Dennis Santana making his major league debut, and the dazzling May of Max Muncy.
Episode 1809: The wild, wild NL West
This week on the podcast we find the Dodgers in much better relative position in the National League West, thanks to an unexpected winning streak and cooperation from the rest of the division. Also on this episode, a hole in the rotation and in Rich...
The Race to the Bottom
The Dodgers are off to their worst 40-game start in 60 years, with little reason to think they will turn their 2018 season around.