Los Angeles Dodgers
An 11th-round Draft choice by the Dodgers out of high school, Los Angeles knew it was taking a risk by drafting Joc Pederson, as he had pretty high bonus demands and had already committed to play baseball at USC. But the Dodgers were OK with the risk that late, and OK with giving him a hefty bonus, and now five years later it looks as though it’s all going to pay off.
Ex Dodgers, Cards slugger reportedly has bleeding on the brain
There’s a contemporary push to place starting pitchers in the same realm as everyday players, which is confusing as it is annoying.
The high-spending Cardinals, Giants and Phillies have won the last six National League pennants. The Cardinals or Giants will win it again in 2014.
Charlie Brennan – Wednesday, October 8 – Former MLB Pitcher Jerry Reuss; Mike Shannon; Pulitzer Prize-Winner Jane Smiley
Charlie and Debbie talk with former MLB Pitcher Jerry Reuss about last night’s pitching by Clayton Kershaw; Charlie talks about the Cardinals win last night over the Dodgers with STL Cards Broadcaster Mike Shannon; and with Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author Jane Smiley.
The Cardinals are headed to their fourth straight NLCS. Let that sink in for a minute. Four straight trips to the postseason, surviving a Wild Card game, and four best-of-five, anything can happen, NLDS frenzies. […]
The Cardinals eliminated the Dodgers to advance to the NLCS for the fourth straight year. They will face the Giants, who topped the Nationals.
Matt Adams home run was the difference in 3-2 clincher
Aside from a seemingly generous strike zone, Scott also appeared to clap when Yasiel Puig was struck out during the third inning.
Charlie Brennan – Wednesday, October 8 – Bill Plaschke on Playoffs; The Blues’ Chris Zimmerman; Major Gerry Leyschock; Andy Van Slyke; Pete Manzo
Charlie and Debbie talk with LA TImes Sports Columnist Bill Plaschke about the Cards-Dodgers playoff series; and with Major Gerry Leyschock of the STL Metropolitan Police Department about an upcoming Nov. 6th boxing show. Charlie talks with St. Louis Blues CEO Chris Zimmerman; with former STL Cardinals Outfielder Andy Van Slyke; and with STL Entrepreneur Pete Manzo of Eat Saint Louis Food Tours.