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TBLA Thursday morning links: July 18, 2019

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Some fresh links to start your morning

MLB: Los Angeles Dodgers at Philadelphia Phillies Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports

Dodgers news ...

The Dodgers got their groove back on Wednesday, defeating the Phillies 7-2. You can read the TBLA game recap here.

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.

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.

A manager in the Atlantic League was tossed after arguing balls and strikes from the robot umpires.