Before the Dodgers’ game against the Colorado Rockies today, the team made a special #16 jersey to honor Jose Fernandez, the Miami Marlins pitcher who died in a boating accident early Sunday morning.
Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig taped the jersey to the wall of the dugout before the game:
The Dodgers were annoying, or good, or maybe both in a 7-4 win over the Colorado Rockies. The box score is here.
Yasiel Puig hopes to play in the Dominican Winter League, which starts play in October and ends in December. Puig is beginning to do more to help the Dodgers than hurt them, writes columnist Mark Whicker.
Yasiel Puig makes an over-the-shoulder catch in right field in the Dodgers’ 9-3 win over the Giants on Wednesday. (John McCoy/Staff photographer)
Yasiel Puig and the Dodgers exorcised their demons against left-hander Matt Moore in a 9-3 win over the San Francisco Giants.
The box score is here.
The photo gallery is here.
Veteran left-handers Brett Anderson and Scott Kazmir will have a chance to audition for a playoff start down the stretch.
Looking ahead to the postseason is only natural, writes columnist Jeff Miller, while the Dodgers take it one game at a time.
The turnaround time on making a T-shirt in 2016 is one of the underrated developments of the Information Age. On-demand screen tees — like Wikipedia entries and early seasons of The Office — leave no one longing for Blockbuster Video and slide rules.
What did the Dodgers’ players do after Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner trolled Yasiel Puig on Monday night? They made T-shirts, of course:
We’ll see how much shelf life the “Don’t Look at Me” hashtag holds soon enough.
For his part, Bumgarner doesn’t seem to be taking it personally:
The Dodgers’ bench emptied hurriedly twice on Monday: once to confront Madison Bumgarner after he yelled at Yasiel Puig, and again to celebrate Adrian Gonzalez‘s walk-off double in a 2-1 win over the San Francisco Giants. The box score is here. The photo gallery is here.
Alex Wood‘s return to the Dodgers is on hold.
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Here’s what they were saying after the game: