Dodgers news ...
Cody Bellinger and four other All-Star Dodgers made their trip to Cleveland after Sunday’s game. Bellinger brought the necessities with him.
Tim Browne with Yahoo Sports wrote an incredibly hilarious story about things guys at the Futures Game can’t do. So what I can’t hit a home run to the third deck of Progressive Field, at least I can make mac and cheese. Beat that, Gavin Lux.
Around the league ...
Sports Illustrated asked their staff if they believe every MLB team should have an All-Star representative. The answer was an overwhelming yes.
Christian Yelich will no longer participate in the 2019 Home Run Derby, giving the rest of the players a greater chance at success.
2019 Salary:— Ryan M. Spaeder (@theaceofspaeder) July 8, 2019
Chapman - $580,000
Yelich - $9,750,000
The winner of the Derby takes home $1,000,000, with $1,500,000 in other prizes.
Chapman, Bregman, Alonso, Bell, Acuna, and Vlad Jr. are all making less than $650,000 this season. Potential big payday for a young batsman. https://t.co/Y4CgTOVAa9