He's no longer an everyday player, but "Tio Albert" is making a difference with the Dodgers -- and playing to win his first pennant in a decade.
Who is rising and falling as the end of the season rapidly approaches?
— First Julio Urías. Now Walker Buehler.
The Dodgers activated outfielder AJ Pollock from the injured list a day earlier than they were anticipating in order to have another position player on the bench.
The Dodgers are Ivan Drago, the SF Giants are Rocky Balboa, and Travis and Sliwa explained why who is who. And, Sliwa had an interesting observatiion about Walker Buehler. Also, what is going on with the Minnesota T'Wolves and the Philadephia 76ers? Plus, "The Dump" with another Shohei Othani update on whether he's pitching, hitting or doing both for the rest of the regular season.
Which up-and-comers have jumped onto Kiley McDaniel's radar in 2021?
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Since the start of August, there have been 24 instances in which the Dodgers have won a game and not gained any ground on the Giants in the National League West. Tonight, the Giants rallied from three runs down to beat the Padres and maintain a one-game lead.
— Pinch-hitter Albert Pujols drew on his vast baseball wisdom to get that clutch hit. Once he reached first base, he celebrated like a kid.
The Dodgers moved Cody Bellinger to the injured list Tuesday after he was hurt in a collision with Gavin Lux last week.
Travis is gloating about how Detroit's Jared Goff played on Monday Night Football vs the Green Bay Packers, because he thinks he was right about Goff all along, even when he was in LA. Then, do the Dodgers have a realistic shot of catching the SF Giants for the NL West title? Sli doesn't think the Giants can beat the Dodgers in a series. Also, is it "Championship Or Bust" for the Lakers? And, "The Dump" with a tweet from Blockbuster that didn't age well.
Jo Lasorda, the widow of former Los Angeles Dodgers manager Tommy Lasorda, has died. She was 91.
Clayton Kershaw pitched five sharp innings for his first win since June 27, Gavin Lux and Corey Seager each hit two-run homers and the streaking Los Angeles Dodgers beat the sliding Cincinnati Reds 8-5 Sunday.
— Max Scherzer pitched seven shutout innings in another dominant performance for the Los Angeles Dodgers, who kept up their push in the NL West with a 5-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Saturday.
Cody Bellinger was diagnosed with a non-displaced rib fracture on a collision with teammate Gavin Lux earlier this week that manager Dave Roberts said was "benign." He'll try to play though the pain after sitting out Saturday's game.
— Luis Castillo struck out 10 while outpitching Walker Buehler, Kyle Farmer doubled twice against his former team and the Cincinnati Reds snapped the Los Angeles Dodgers’ six-game winning streak with a 3-1 victory Friday night.
This year, the Giants or Dodgers will see a 100-plus-win season come down to a winner-take-all wild-card game. That's something worth celebrating!
Travis opened the show literally giving the Dodgers season in review in less than a minute. Plus, do you have faith the Dodgers will win the NL West know they are just one game back from the SF Giants? And, another USC Head Coaching candidate "turns down" the job, and the fellas don't believe him. Plus, a little bit of Roleplay with Travis playing the role of a potential USC coaching candidate and Sliwa playing a role of a reporter at a press conference. Also, the Friday edition of "Ask Sli!"
Since one of the two best teams in Major League Baseball will be in a Wild Card Play-In Game, is it time to finally change the MLB Playoff Format? The guys discussed. Plus, the still nameless "Travis vs Sliwa vs Caller Picks Segment!" And, how will the Dodgers use Gavin Lux, as they head to the playoffs. Also, more talk on AD maybe or maybe not being a Top 5 NBA player and "The Dump" with NASCAR at the Coliseum!
Which squads are rising and falling as teams start punching their postseason tickets?
— On a night when the Los Angeles Dodgers honored a past Mexican-born pitching legend, an up-and-coming one was busy adding his name to history.
With Clay Helton out at USC, Travis and Sliwa wondered why it didn't work with Helton at the helm. And, is the USC head coaching job still an "A+ job?" Also, with the Dodgers clinching another Playoff berth for the 9th straight season, is this the best Dodgers roster in this run? Plus, "The Dump" with "Triplets" and a new Tom Brady documentary.