Tag "Walker Buehler"

Los Angeles Dodgers Season Recap

Although some teams in MLB would dream for a season like the one the Dodgers had, they might consider it a bust. Even with a record of 106-56, the Dodgers played the St. Louis Cardinals in the Wild Card Game, defeating them 3-1. They would go on to defeat the San Francisco Giants in five games in the NLDS, before falling to the World Series champion Atlanta Braves in six games in the NLCS. The Dodgers wanted to make a championship defense this season and made quite a few moves to try and get there.

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MLB Draft Profile: Jack Leiter

The Vanderbilt ace is still the top pitcher in the MLB Draft in July. Although he has fallen down a couple of spots on some boards, his talent is undeniable. Jack Leiter has the stuff, pitchability, and pedigree to be an ace at the major league level.

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MLB DFS: Taco Tuesday Slate

Everyone knows that tacos are better the farther into the evening you get. Sometimes, that goes for baseball, too. With that in mind, for tonight’s Taco Tuesday slate in MLB DFS we are choosing our lineup from the 9:40 p.m. EDT trio of games out west.

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Dave Roberts’ decision proves the Padres are officially the Dodgers’ biggest rivals

The San Diego Padres brought in three aces and improved their bullpen in preparation for a World Series run in 2021, but the Dodgers didn’t want to acknowledge that their Southern California rival is a legitimate threat to their World Series reign. Now, they officially have.

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World Series Game 3 Recap: Buehler Cruises, Dodgers Take Series Lead Over Rays

Game 3 of the World Series was definitely not Walker Buehler’s “Day Off”, as he shined for the Dodgers and they beat the Rays 6-2. The Dodger offense also came up big; all but one starter reached base in the victory that gave Los Angeles a 2-1 series advantage.

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MLB DFS October 23: World Series Game 3

With the World Series now tied 1-1, tonight’s Game 3 will be a big one. The pitching matchup is a good one, with Walker Buehler taking the ball for the Los Angeles Dodgers and Charlie Morton toeing the slab for the Tampa Bay Rays.

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NLCS Game 1 Recap: Braves’ Three Homers Sink Dodgers

The Atlanta Braves and Los Angeles Dodgers kicked off Game 1 of the NLCS in excellent fashion. The game was tightly contested until the final inning. Ultimately, Atlanta came out on top 5-1 to snatch a 1-0 series lead, on the strength of strong pitching and three home runs.

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MLB DFS: Late Slate

Today we roll with the two-game evening slate on DraftKings. The New York Yankees take on the Tampa Bay Rays in Game 2 of their series. The upstart San Diego Padres meet up with their division rival Los Angeles Dodgers to kick off their best-of-five battle.

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MLB DFS Diamond Picks: September 30

Welcome to the first week of MLB DFS, playoffs edition. Excitement is in the air as we follow these teams through an all-new playoff format that likely won’t be put into place in the future. We have a decent amount of games to pick players from in the first round for DFS purposes. My favorite game to pick off this week has to be the Los Angeles Dodgers at home to the Milwaukee Brewers. We will use that game as a core building piece to make a winning lineup. Let’s get right to it and make some Diamond Picks for Wednesday, September 30.

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Angels Bring Power Surge into Weekend’s Freeway Series

The Angels returned to Anaheim Sunday evening after an extremely deflating three-game sweep at the hands of the Texas Rangers in Arlington. Apparently, all the Angels needed was some home-cooked meals as the Halos bats came alive slugging four home runs in each of the first two games of their series against the Oakland Athletics. The Athletics entered the series winning nine straight games and the Angels defeated them soundly those first two games before losing the series finale Wednesday afternoon.

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