It's a lot nicer to go into an off-day with a series victory. Over the Giants. And Tim Lincecum. Yeah, I feel a lot better than I did going into the last off-day. (There are no NL West teams in action today, however, which sucks. You mean I have to do WORK???!!!)
- Steven Cohen, the hedge fund manager who resembles a sith lord, was rebuffed in his bid to buy the Dodgers. Now Cohen is looking at the San Diego Padres as a potential buy. And they're tired of being strung
aroundalong! Yep, nothing like taking potential owners, who could infuse new cash into a franchise, and pissing all over them before the process even gets rolling. (SD Union Tribune)
- Scott Van Slyke's great debut last night does have some related downside; Juan Rivera is on the 15-day DL. And the pundits on the radio say that it's worse than that. (Dodgers.com)
- Meanwhile, Jerry Hairston's hammy isn't improving, either. (Dodgers.com)
- Oh, and in the article linked above? AJellis needs a rest, too. (Matt Treanor, guy with bug eyes, gets the start Friday night vs the Rockies.) But why show a picture of buggy eyes, when we can show a picture of Misty May Treanor?
(Holy smokes, those eyes are kind of buggy, too.)