Already we have mentioned the Los Angeles Dodgers signaling the proverbial ‘red carpet’ treatment for marquee free agent Anthony Rendon. Now ironically, Dodgers’ manager Dave Roberts joins MLB Network Radio on SiriusXM to talk about that exact subject.
While you can hear the entire interview below, Roberts sounds like the Dodgers are heavily in the mix on Rendon in taking the skipper’s comments to heart.
— MLB Network Radio on SiriusXM (@MLBNetworkRadio) December 11, 2019
First, Roberts talks about the leader of the clubhouse Justin Turner and his willingness to win; including changing positions if it means the Dodgers can add Rendon.
“Justin Turner set the tone for the winter, saying publicly if we get Rendon he will move to the other side of the diamond. So that’s a conversation I didn’t even have to initiate or follow up. it just speaks towards the character of the player. When a player can say I am all about winning then change a position, that’s walking the walk.”
Obviously, this should speak towards the true greatness of Turner as a…