Dodgers Rumors: Twins Once Requested De Leon, Alvarez, Calhoun for Dozier

With the Brian Dozier saga concluded, it was expected we’d hear details of the talks leaked sometime soon. Jon Morosi dropped an interesting nugget this morning: Minnesota was asking for the moon. Postscript on Brian Dozier/#Dodgers talks: At one point, #Twins wanted Jose De Leon, Yadier Alvarez and Willie Calhoun in the deal. @MLB — […]

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Dodgers News: Carlos Frias Traded to Cleveland Indians for Cash Considerations

Andrew Friedman, Farhan Zaidi and company have made another trade; another minor one, that is. The Dodgers traded recently DFA’d pitcher Carlos Frias to the Cleveland Indians for cash considerations, the team announced. Frias was designated for assignment after L.A. acquired outfielder Brett Eibner from Oakland. Today, the #Dodgers traded RHP Carlos Frias to the […]

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Dodgers News: Brewers Owner Confirms Ryan Braun Was Almost a Dodger, Expects to Keep Him

For the last six weeks, Brian Dozier was the most prominent name linked to the Dodgers. During the mid-summer, that player was Ryan Braun. In the end, neither are wearing Dodger blue. Brewers owner Mark Attanasio said Milwaukee made progress on a deal that would’ve sent Braun to Los Angeles during the season, a rumor […]

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Dodgers News: Farhan Zaidi Envisions Internal Improvement Against Left-Handed Pitching

Dodgers General Manager Farhan Zaidi spoke with MLB Network Radio about the trade for Logan Forsythe.  He also pointed out he felt the Dodgers’ injuries to right-handed bats are overlooked in conversations about their struggles in that department. Zaidi said the lineup was imbalanced, but it isn’t as bad as it seems. “One of the storylines […]

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Dodgers News: Jose De Leon “Shocked” by Trade to Tampa Bay; “Grateful” to L.A.

Jose De Leon came in at No. 33 on MLB Pipeline’s top 100 prospects. He would’ve been the Dodgers’ No. 2. Instead he’s striving to make an impact on a pitching rich Rays team. Los Angeles traded De Leon in a one-for-one swap that brought second baseman Logan Forsythe to California. Forysthe addressed the second […]

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