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.
Read up on how to watch and listen to Vin Scully during his final week on the job at Dodger Stadium.
Here’s what they were saying after the game:
Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig was claimed on revocable trade waivers by the Milwaukee Brewers in the final days before the Aug. 31 deadline. (Getty Images)
How close were the Dodgers to trading Yasiel Puig in August?
Maybe closer than it seemed at first.
According to a report on MLB.com, the Dodgers and Brewers discussed a trade that would have sent Puig to Milwaukee up until the final minute of the Aug. 31 deadline.
When the Dodgers abruptly demoted Yasiel Puig to Triple-A Oklahoma City at the beginning of August, they also removed his merchandise from the Dodger Stadium shelves and placed it in storage.
Now, Puig is back. So is his swag.
The Dodgers bullpen couldn’t bail out Julio Urias in a 4-2 loss to the San Diego Padres.
Yasiel Puig returned. KTLA and SportsNet LA agreed to simulcast Vin Scully’s final six regular season games.
The box score is here.