Caption this. (Associated Press)
ARLINGTON, Texas — The San Francisco Giants hired Bruce Bochy
to manage their club on Oct. 27, 2006. The Dodgers promoted Don Mattingly
to succeed Joe Torre
on Sept. 17, 2010.
No National League manager has been with his team longer.
SAN DIEGO — Joc Pederson‘s spectacular crashing catch, and Adrian Gonzalez‘s 12th-inning RBI single, ended a “sloppy series” on a high note for the Dodgers.
Before the game, Don Mattingly explained why Justin Turner seized the third baseman’s job ahead of Alex Guerrero.
The box score is here.
Dodgers pitcher Zack Greinke allowed two runs in eight innings against the San Diego Padres on Saturday. (Associated Press photo)
SAN DIEGO — We should be probably talking about how Zack Greinke is practically invincible tonight. Instead we’re talking about how he is winless in his last seven starts after losing 2-1 to the Padres on Saturday. The box score is here.
Andrew Friedman had a message to fans expecting Corey Seager to be called up any day now: Don’t hold your breath.
Scott Van Slyke went 1 for 4 with a double and a strikeout in his first rehab game with Single-A Rancho Cucamonga. Joel Peralta faced four batters in the game, threw 25 pitches, and allowed one run on a double, a single and a sacrifice fly RBI.