Baker won’t return as Nationals manager in ’18

Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment Dusty Baker will not return as the Washington Nationals‘ manager in 2018, the team announced Friday. Baker led the Nationals to the postseason in each of his two seasons with the club but couldn’t get past the National League Division Series. “This was an incredibly difficult decision

Baker won’t return as Nationals manager in 2018

Back-to-back division titles weren’t enough to keep Dusty Baker in the Washington Nationals’ dugout. The Nationals announced Friday that Baker won’t return as manager in 2018, just a few weeks after his team was eliminated in the National League Division Series for a second consecutive year. “(Dusty) led the team to the first back-to-back division

Dodgers’ Roberts becomes 4th African-American manager to reach World Series

It’s fitting that the 2017 season, which marked the 70th anniversary of Jackie Robinson breaking baseball’s color barrier, could end with Dave Roberts hoisting the Commissioner’s Trophy. In a moment that would have surely made Robinson proud beyond belief, Roberts – the first minority manager in Los Angeles Dodgers franchise history – led the Dodgers

Hernandez’s record night earns Puerto Rico $1M donation from Dodgers owner

Not only did Enrique Hernandez‘s legendary home run hat trick help send the Los Angeles Dodgers into the World Series, it will also significantly benefit his homeland. Prior to Thursday’s winner-take-all Game 5 against the Chicago Cubs, Dodgers owner Mark Walter had promised Hernandez he would donate $1 million in relief aid to Puerto Rico

Dodgers: Seager back, Kershaw starts Game 1

Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment Los Angeles Dodgers All-Star shortstop Corey Seager is “doing everything he can to get healthy” and the Dodgers “expect him back for Game 1” of the World Series, manager Dave Roberts said Thursday night. Seager missed the National League Championship Series against the Chicago Cubs because of

Roberts expects Seager to be in Game 1 lineup for World Series

The Los Angeles Dodgers are on their way to the World Series and it appears they’ll have reinforcements when things get underway on Tuesday. After the Dodgers defeated the Chicago Cubs in Game 5 of the National League Championship Series on Thursday, Dodgers manager Dave Roberts told reporters, including MLB Network’s Jon Morosi, that he