Dodgers news ...
David Freese’s postgame interviews never fail to induce a chuckle.
It was a long, long rain delay, so this fan decided taking a slide on the tarp would be a good idea! This isn’t hugging players level, but it comes close.
One fan during rain delay decided to use the tarp as his own slip n slide— John Clark (@JClarkNBCS) July 18, 2019
They handcuffed him and took him away ♀️
Public service announcement: You will be arrested if you go on the field#Phillies pic.twitter.com/EbKaNUG4Qq
Thursday’s game will be available to watch for free on YouTube. You can find more information about that broadcast here.
Dave Roberts seemed to be disappointed that Kenley Jansen was more honest with the media than with him. This is regarding Jansen’s decision to stay in Tuesday nights game (the one he blew).
Around the league ...
Phillies closer Hector Neris was suspended for three games after intentionally throwing at David Freese on Tuesday.
The Dodgers bullpen situation seems to be the most dire (in my biased opinion), but the writers of Sports Illustrated think other GMs are under a ton of pressure.