1. Los Angeles Dodgers: How the Dodgers Could Have Won the NL West

    It is hard to believe that after everything that has gone wrong for the Los Angeles Dodgers this season, after Friday's game they were only 10.5 games off the division lead. I know, 10...

    Gary Burzell Written by Gary Burzell about almost 3 years ago 491 reads 3 comments

  2. L.A. Dodgers: Will Frank McCourt Finally Sell the Dodgers Now? Don't Count on It

    When the news that that a coalition of investors led by former L.A. Marathon owner Bill Burke had made a $1.2 billion offer for the Los Angeles Dodgers , many fans started to celebrate...

    Gary Burzell Written by Gary Burzell about almost 3 years ago 247 reads 2 comments

  3. Los Angeles Dodgers: Attendance at Dodger Games Reaches Rock Bottom, or Has It?

    The Los Angeles Dodgers played a day game against the San Diego Padres at Dodger stadium on Wednesday. The Dodgers won the game 4-2, but the real story was the number of fans in attendance, or actually, the lack of fans in the stands...

    Gary Burzell Written by Gary Burzell about almost 3 years ago 782 reads 0 comments

  4. Oakland Raiders: Tonight's Game Against the Saints Is Important for the Raiders

    Every year I say it: It is just preseason football. Don't get too excited if you win. Don't get too upset if you lose. Well, needless to say, as a Raiders fan, there hasn't been much for me to get too excited about during this preseason...

    Gary Burzell Written by Gary Burzell about almost 3 years ago 1,008 reads 27 comments

  5. Keith Olbermann Lists Dodgers' Frank McCourt as His "Worst Person in the World"

    It is not every day that I agree completely with left-wing political analyst Keith Olbermann. I mean after all, I believe he is a Yankees fan. But this time I do...

    Gary Burzell Written by Gary Burzell about almost 3 years ago 1,002 reads 2 comments

  6. I Say It Again Five Months Later: What Happened to Having Fun at a Game

    About five months ago I wrote an article on Bleacher Report where I asked, What Happened to Just Going to a Game, Having Fun and Rooting for Your Team? That article was in reaction ...

    Gary Burzell Written by Gary Burzell about almost 3 years ago 627 reads 27 comments

  7. NFL Lockout Is Over, Now Oakland Raiders Fans Can Look Forward to Some Football

    Finally we can ask this question. Are you ready for some football? The lockout is finally over, and we fans can now start looking forward to another great season of NFL football...

    Gary Burzell Written by Gary Burzell about 3 years ago 303 reads 3 comments

  8. Rick Monday's Flag Save at Dodger Stadium Still Resonates 35 Years Later

    It didn't happen on Memorial Day weekend, and it was a long time ago, but the day Rick Monday saved an American flag from being burnt in the outfield at Dodger Stadium still resonates with baseball fans 35 years later...

    Gary Burzell Written by Gary Burzell about 3 years ago 5,949 reads 2 comments

  9. Tip Leads Police to Suspect in Beating of Giants Fan at Dodger Stadium

    Update: LAPD officials have publicly identified the suspect as 31-year-old Giovanni Ramirez according to the L.A. Times . Ramirez was booked for assault with a deadly weapon and is being held on $1 million bail...

    Gary Burzell Written by Gary Burzell about over 3 years ago 853 reads 4 comments

  10. Tiger Woods: 5 Reasons His "B" Game Is No Longer Good Enough on the PGA Tour

    There was a time a few years ago when Tiger Woods could win a golf tournament even if he wasn't playing at his best. Knees would get weak, and golfers would start making mistakes if they saw his name at the top of the leaderboard...

    Gary Burzell Written by Gary Burzell about over 3 years ago 770 reads 13 comments

  11. Why This Oakland Raiders Fan Is so Impressed with the Steelers' Troy Polamalu

    This has been an NFL offseason of lockouts, court battles between the owners and the players and the lack of team organized conditioning camps. Many NFL players have been taking different roads to keep themselves occupied during this offseason...

    Gary Burzell Written by Gary Burzell about over 3 years ago 719 reads 6 comments

  12. Andre Ethier and the 10 Most Impressive Single-Season Feats in Dodgers History

    Andre Ethier ’s 30-game hitting streak came to an end against the New York Mets , as he went 0-for-4 with a walk in the losing effort...

    Gary Burzell Written by Gary Burzell about over 3 years ago 1,368 reads 4 comments

  13. MLB 2011: If the L.A. Dodgers Can't Meet May Payroll, Will MLB Seize Team?

    The news just keeps getting worse for Frank McCourt and his bid to keep control of the Los Angeles Dodgers ...

    Gary Burzell Written by Gary Burzell about over 3 years ago 222 reads 1 comments

  14. Los Angeles Dodgers: 10 Best Potential Owners

    On April 20th, Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig announced he was taking away control of the Los Angeles Dodgers from owner Frank McCourt...

    Gary Burzell Written by Gary Burzell about over 3 years ago 5,064 reads 17 comments

  15. MLB Trade Ideas: 5 Andre Ethier Deals If Ownership Situation Forces LA's Hand

    The Los Angeles Dodgers organization has been through a lot over the last year—starting with the much publicized divorce between Frank and Jamie McCourt...

    Gary Burzell Written by Gary Burzell about over 3 years ago 10,389 reads 41 comments

  16. Former Texas Rangers President J. Thomas Schieffer Picked by MLB to Run Dodgers

    Former Texas Rangers president J. Thomas Schieffer has been appointed by MLB commissioner Bud Selig to run the Los Angeles Dodgers ' business and financial operations...

    Gary Burzell Written by Gary Burzell about over 3 years ago 165 reads 0 comments

  17. How Andre Ethier's 24-Game Hitting Streak Ranks in L.A. Dodgers History

    Andre Ethier extended his record April hitting streak to 24 games Wednesday with a fourth-inning single off Marlins starter Anibal Sanchez...

    Gary Burzell Written by Gary Burzell about over 3 years ago 1,411 reads 6 comments

  18. L.A. Dodgers 2011: Live Blog of Sunday's Dodgers vs. Chicago Cubs Game

    Welcome, everyone, to my first 2011 Dodgers live blog featuring updates from today's Dodgers vs. Cubs game at Wrigley Field...

    Gary Burzell Written by Gary Burzell about over 3 years ago 430 reads 1 comments

  19. Oakland Raiders 2011 Schedule: Weeks 3 and 4 Will Tell Us a Lot

    My first thoughts on the Oakland Raiders' 2011 schedule are that Weeks 3 and 4 will tell us a lot about this year's team . Week 3 is a home game on Sept. 25 against the Jets , and Week 4 is another home game on Oct...

    Gary Burzell Written by Gary Burzell about over 3 years ago 969 reads 34 comments

  20. Power Outage: Dodgers Call Up Hot-Swinging Jerry Sands

    In an obvious attempt to bolster their slumping batting lineup, the Los Angeles Dodgers purchased the contract of hot-hitting prospect Jerry Sands from Triple-A Albuquerque. After a disappointing weekend series against the St...

    Gary Burzell Written by Gary Burzell about over 3 years ago 229 reads 3 comments

  21. Sunday After the Masters: 10 Lessons We Learned at the Valero Texas Open

    The Valero Texas Open was played this week at the AT&T Oaks Course at the TPC San Antonio. The official website for the Valero Texas Open describes the tournament this way: "Unapologetically ...

    Gary Burzell Written by Gary Burzell about over 3 years ago 413 reads 1 comments

  22. Los Angeles Dodgers: Poor Hitting and Pitching Continue to Plague Them

    Before the start of the season I jokingly told several people that except for hitting, pitching and defense, the Dodgers looked pretty good this season...

    Gary Burzell Written by Gary Burzell about over 3 years ago 292 reads 8 comments

  23. Darren McFadden of the Oakland Raiders—I Was Wrong, You Do Have What It Takes

    Last August I wrote an article on Bleacher Report questioning Raiders ' running back Darren McFadden 's commitment to being a successful professional football player (read that story here) ...

    Gary Burzell Written by Gary Burzell about over 3 years ago 1,345 reads 64 comments

  24. The 2011 Masters Was Fun to Watch in Part Because of Less Television Commercials

    After watching what was arguably one of the best Masters Sunday finishes in years, I get up this morning and start checking email, Facebook and Twitter and I see the following tweet: ...

    Gary Burzell Written by Gary Burzell about over 3 years ago 1,030 reads 2 comments

  25. My Favorite Top 10 Los Angeles Dodgers of All Time May Not Be Yours

    Every fan of every team has a list of their favorite players. These lists can vary from fan to fan but usually include players that almost everyone considers the best of the best...

    Gary Burzell Written by Gary Burzell about over 3 years ago 1,942 reads 5 comments