In case you’ve missed some of the great news and notes from the week, here we try to get you covered and up to date for this fine Sunday morning. Firstly, the Dodgers wrap up their series with the Rockies in Colorado at 12:10 PM PT today. Righty Tony Gonsolin (1-1, 1.51) makes his 7th start of the season against Anthony Senzatela (4-2, 3.30).
For the man they call Goose, it’s another opportunity to pad the stats on his darkhorse candidacy for the NL Rookie of the Year award, something that some experts have his name linked to. However, with his own team, words from manager Dave Roberts have us wondering if Tony can even crack the rotation for the team in October.
In more player and postseason news, Mookie Betts has his name all over MVP chatter in the National League. Still, he reiterated the fact that his focus isn’t on himself, it’s on his team in the playoffs. Something he mentioned immediately after inking a 12 year contract extension with the Dodgers in July.
As the team plays out the final 7 games of the season, some players are starting to heat up when it matters most. Will Smith has torn the cover off the ball in the month of September,…