Tuesday the Rockies held a press conference to announce the Michael Cuddyer signing and the club added that terms have been agreed upon with veteran third basemen Casey Blake for a one year deal. Over the last three and a half years with the Dodgers Blake has a .260/.338/.431 batting line and 107 adjusted-OPS (OPS+). The deal guarantees Blake $2 million with another $1 million in incentives.
December 20, 2011
The young and Ramirez-less Dodgers are seemingly never really out of a game as was demonstrated to Arizona who cruised into the eighth inning with a 5-1 lead only to see Los Angeles score five times to win 6-5 and gain a game on every other team in the National League West. Manny Ramirez reached the half-way mark in his suspension, but as far as results go, they haven't missed him.
June 3, 2009
Eric Milton, who last won in St. Louis on August 8, 2008, scattered seven hits and overwhelmed Colorado before leaving in the sixth inning as the Dodgers wrapped up a 7-1 win, their seventh in eight games against the Rockies. Casey Blake had a key three-run double in the fifth.
May 27, 2009
If one had been told last year that Manny Ramirez would be suspended and that Andre Ethier would be locked in a death-spiral of a slump come May, one might have sold his Dodger stock and bought, say, Morgan-Stanley or something. But now after 41 games, they are working things out extremely well on a hero-of-the-day basis and third baseman Casey Blake took his turn last night.
May 20, 2009