1. Should Ryan Braun Lose His 2011 NL MVP After Positive Steroid Test?

    Baseball's biggest hitters haven't had a dramatic enough week, what with Albert Pujols setting the market for Prince Fielder by setting sail for Anaheim, plus Manny Ramirez's reinstatement...

    Brett Moore Written by Brett Moore about over 2 years ago 624 reads 0 comments

  2. MLB 2012: The Immediate Impact of the Angels' and Marlins' Shopping Sprees

    You know, baseball has long been characterized as unpredictable, but the winter meetings the last few years have been anything but. Do the Yankees and Red Sox need the same position? There'll be a bidding war (Mark Teixeira, 2008)...

    Brett Moore Written by Brett Moore about over 2 years ago 69 reads 0 comments

  3. Tommy Lasorda, Sandy Koufax, Gibby and More: The All-Time LA Dodger Lineup

    "Putting together an all-time team is hard." I wrote that over two years ago, when I pieced together the finest players of the Dodgers ' Brooklyn era, and promised to be back soon with an article doing the same for the Los Angeles era...

    Brett Moore Written by Brett Moore about over 3 years ago 898 reads 0 comments

  4. Why Baseball Should Expose the Juicers in Its Midst

    Sammy Sosa tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs. If you're surprised, you haven't been paying attention. On the other hand, people were shocked and appalled six weeks ago when Manny Ramirez was outed...

    Brett Moore Written by Brett Moore about 5 years ago 80 reads 3 comments

  5. Dodgers-Angels: The Run-Up to a Rivalry, 1990 to Now

    You can hear it, even from the Bay Area. You can hear the trash talk, the snide remarks, the fans' shouts of support for their winning team. You can hear the calls of this year being different, this one meaning more than the ones before...

    Brett Moore Written by Brett Moore about 5 years ago 350 reads 6 comments

  6. Fantasy Baseball's Dirty Half-Dozen: Ice in Their Veins, Bats, and Arms

    We keep talking about how to improve your team through additions, guys who are just chilling on the wire waiting for you...

    Brett Moore Written by Brett Moore about 5 years ago 238 reads 0 comments

  7. Fantasy Baseball's Dirty Half-Dozen: Outfielders

    Well, we could try to talk about catchers this week, but I promise you—there aren't more than a couple who are flying under the radar right now, certainly none who can keep it up, and anyone worth keeping is long since gone...

    Brett Moore Written by Brett Moore about 5 years ago 458 reads 0 comments

  8. Fantasy Baseball's Dirty Half-Dozen: Infielders

    To the 95 percent of people who drafted David Ortiz, and haven't gotten rid of him: This is your wake-up call. Ortiz is batting .220, still hasn't homered, and has an OPS of .650. Juan Pierre has a better OPS...

    Brett Moore Written by Brett Moore about 5 years ago 332 reads 2 comments

  9. Fantasy Baseball's Dirty Half-Dozen: Pitchers

    So you're slumping a little bit on your pitching, running behind in your league because Hamels hasn't been what you remember him being, or Chien-Ming Wang decimated your numbers from Opening Day on...

    Brett Moore Written by Brett Moore about 5 years ago 9,036 reads 0 comments

  10. Boras Leaks Real Drug Behind Manny Suspension: Hair Products

    On Thursday evening, Scott Boras held another press conference to add to the exhaustive coverage of Manny Ramirez's suspension in order to identify exactly for which drug Manny Ramirez had tested positive...

    Brett Moore Written by Brett Moore about 5 years ago 264 reads 1 comments

  11. The Funny Side of Manny Ramirez's Suspension: Why He Was Suspended

    You're not going to believe this, but according to Steve Henson and Tim Brown of Yahoo! Sports, who have heard from another source, not only was the drug Manny Ramirez taking not a steroid or HGH, it was not used for weight room performance enhancing...

    Brett Moore Written by Brett Moore about 5 years ago 941 reads 3 comments

  12. Manny Ramirez Update: Manny Issues Apology, Defense, Has Legit Reason

    The latest news on Manny: he's wasted no time getting Scott Boras and a defense together. From Yahoo!'s Big League Stew blog: "Recently I saw a physician for a personal health issue...

    Brett Moore Written by Brett Moore about 5 years ago 226 reads 2 comments

  13. Manny Ramirez Tests Positive: Dodgers Fans' Worst Nightmare Comes True

    It began this morning with a text message. "Bye-bye Manny. 50 games." I laughed, thinking my old roommate was playing a joke on me. Manny wasn't hurt; he was perfectly fine. I watched him hit last night, and he ran fine, too...

    Brett Moore Written by Brett Moore about 5 years ago 426 reads 21 comments

  14. One Month in: MLB Prospective MVP and Cy Young Winners

    And so the first month of the 2009 baseball season comes to a close. The Marlins opened the season hotter than Jessica Alba and Megan Fox combined, and have sputtered a bit since while hanging onto a slim division lead...

    Brett Moore Written by Brett Moore about 5 years ago 89 reads 0 comments

  15. LA Dodgers-SF Giants: Are You SURE That was Joe Torre Managing Tonight?

    Tonight's blowout by the Giants told us three things definitively. The first is that Lincecum is definitely back in Cy Young form, after a couple of more-than-questionable starts to lead off his '09 season...

    Brett Moore Written by Brett Moore about 5 years ago 134 reads 7 comments

  16. Dodgers-Rockies: First Series Ends In Grand Fashion For LA

    The Los Angeles Dodgers began their first homestand by rolling over the San Francisco Giants. Not much changed when the Colorado Rockies came into town...

    Brett Moore Written by Brett Moore about over 5 years ago 117 reads 2 comments

  17. Stay Off The Marlins' Bandwagon While You Still Can!

    Take a good look at that photograph, and the teams involved: Marlins-Nationals. That's been the match-up six of the twelve times the Fish have left their dugout so far in 2009. They've also played three against the Mets and swept the Braves...

    Brett Moore Written by Brett Moore about over 5 years ago 155 reads 6 comments

  18. Five Reasons I'm a New Orlando Hudson Fan

    I'm not often wrong, despite what my friends, family, boss, and girlfriend all say. But when I am, boy am I ever wrong. Last year, on Opening Day, I latched onto a rookie third baseman who singled his first time at the plate...

    Brett Moore Written by Brett Moore about over 5 years ago 303 reads 1 comments

  19. Stay Classy, Dodgers Fans

    Dodger Stadium is my personal baseball haven. There are definitely nicer ballparks in the country, but Dodger Stadium is home...

    Brett Moore Written by Brett Moore about over 5 years ago 492 reads 5 comments

  20. Hey, Dodgers Fans: Don't You Wish the Giants Were Better?

    I hate when the Giants suck. Don't get me wrong here, I'm not exactly a Giants fan. In fact, I've been rooting for the Dodgers since I was 7—almost two decades of bleeding bright blue...

    Brett Moore Written by Brett Moore about over 5 years ago 283 reads 8 comments

  21. Who Else is on Steroid Use List Besides A-Rod? Check Mitchell Report

    So now, it's official. He even said so himself. The man who was going to save our sacred home run record from the dastardly Barry Bonds is just like him...

    Brett Moore Written by Brett Moore about over 5 years ago 213 reads 0 comments

  22. Who IS This Ned Colletti, and Where's He Been Hiding?

    As the 2008 season began, the Dodgers' roster was a conglomeration of fading stars and up and coming youngsters...

    Brett Moore Written by Brett Moore about almost 6 years ago 183 reads 3 comments

  23. Jackie Robinson, Pee Wee Reese, and Dem Bums (Pt. I of II)

    Putting together an all-time team is hard. Every fan in every sport has tried to sew together a crowd of all-time greats, and we all know how hard it can be to narrow it down...

    Brett Moore Written by Brett Moore about almost 6 years ago 1,197 reads 0 comments

  24. Manny: Ending The Dodger Blues, Or Just Adding To Them?

    "All we need is one big bat, and we're in business." This line's so often repeated throughout the NL West that frankly, it's becoming as cliche as "Wait 'til next year." The difference is, here in 2008, somebody's acted on it...

    Brett Moore Written by Brett Moore about almost 6 years ago 308 reads 0 comments