Julio Urías notched his first career save on Monday.
Mark Anderson is a diehard Dodgers fan and double-amputee. He had the honor of throwing out the first pitch on the Monday night game against the Braves. Here’s his story on the Los Angeles Times.
Around the league...
Some hot takes were made in this MLB.com post by Will Leitch. He wrote about what each MLB team could do to improve their game. The Dodgers one is interesting.
Yahoo! Sports’ Tim Brown takes a look at free agent Dallas Keuchel. He finds that Keuchel won’t settle for anything less than fair market value for his talent.
He is 31 years old. He has been told his body is healthy, he said, down to every last MRI and every last subsequent sinkerball. A summer ago he was pitching to a 3.74 ERA across more than 200 innings, not his best — his best came with a Cy Young Award trophy, his next-best with a World Series parade — and still more than presentable. It is not a time to be pitching to junior college players every fifth day, even if they are game, even if it is what prepares him for a season already six weeks gone. — Tim Brown, Yahoo! Sports
The Cleveland Indians helped a couple with a baby gender reveal!
The daily dingers.