[Luis] Gonzalez nodded toward Tommy Lasorda during Wednesday's news conference and joked, "Tommy doesn't even have to give me the speech. I'm ready to bleed Dodger blue."
[Jason] Schmidt grew up in Washington, but said, "I come from a Dodgers household and I married into a Dodgers household."
Warms the cockles and all, but if good intentions were home runs, the Dodgers wouldn't be shopping for a power bat.
(Thanks to DT poster "Midwest Blue" for the tip.)
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