Breaking Down the Dodgers: The Bullpen

Last season, the Dodgers boasted one of the most feared bullpens in Major League Baseball. Led by closer Jonathon Broxton, they consistently slammed the door shut after the 6th inning. This year, the Dodgers are hoping for the same success. Tyson Qualls finishes up his review of the Dodgers with the bullpen.
April 14, 2010

Dodgers' Weekend Update: March 21st

The Los Angeles Dodgers have had a busy and eventful weekend. The battle for the final spot in the rotation rages on and Joe Torre is still deciding on his choice at second base. A long time fan favorite left the clubhouse once again and the voice of the Dodgers is nursing an injury. Tyson Qualls hits all the important topics in the first edition of Dodgers' Weekend Update.
March 21, 2010

Seven Hurlers, One Spot: Who's Left Standing?

Seven pitchers are all vying for the last spot in the Dodgers' rotation. Looking to end the revolving door scenario, Joe Torre is hoping to select a player that will remain throughout the season. Tyson Qualls breaks down each pitcher.
March 2, 2010

Fresno Team Report | May 21

"Sabean's Choice" may not be coming to a theatre near you, but the Giants general manager has a difficult decision ahead of him when Russ Ortiz is ready to pitch again. Tim Lincecum will be directly affected by the move the front office makes. Possible scenarios spell out changes to come in both Fresno and San Francisco.
May 20, 2007

Minor League Notebook | May 17

The return of Russ Ortiz is on in Fresno. Augusta has a pulse again. A few rarely seen pitchers are making it happen when they're called upon. Some slumping hitters hint at better days ahead. Comebacks are happening throughout the system. It's Just Another Day in the Minors.
May 18, 2007

Desert Deserters Update

Russ Ortiz managed to hold the Arizona Diamondbacks to 2 runs in a 4-2 San Francisco victory Friday night. It's safe to say that Ortiz is exceeding everyone's expectations so far this season. With that impetus, FutureBacks examines how ten ex-Diamondbacks players have performed since deserting the desert.
April 21, 2007

Position Battle Update - March 22nd

The spring is starting to come to a what the heck is up with the bullpen?
March 22, 2007

Position Battle Update - March 15th

As important as first base is, the battle is slowing down significantly. But a couple of important contenders are back in the swing (and pitch) of things.
March 14, 2007