April 21, 2021

Dodgers News: Bellinger and McKinstry Oddball Homers, Bauer Dominates in Debut, Trolling the Astros and More (Dodgers Nation)

Baseball is officially back, Dodgers Nation! Your boys in blue are on the road to repeat as world champs and escaped Colorado mostly unscathed and with a NL West division-leading record of 3-1. Of course, we say mostly unscathed because in true Coors Field fashion, the club lost Tony Gonsolin to an injury before even pitching.

Dodgers Place Tony Gonsolin on the Injured List and Recall Dennis Santana

Speaking of the Cat-Man, there was a wild cat on the loose that caught the internet by storm… and got a laugh out of Dave Roberts.

Dodgers: Rally Cat on the Loose at Coors Field Steals the Show

Dodgers: Dave Roberts Reacts to the Cat That Stormed the Field at Coors

Rookie utility man Zach McKinstry also picked up his first career big league home run in one of the more unexpected ways imaginable.

Dodgers: Zach McKinstry Hits the Team’s First Homerun of the Season, And It Was Incredibly Odd

Throwing back a bit, opening day didn’t quite go LA’s way. In fact, it was apparent pretty early on that it wouldn’t be a clean game when Cody Bellinger hit a homer and was called out.

Dodgers: The Cody Bellinger Home Run That Didn’t Count Gets a Jomboy Breakdown