Professional baseball writer (technically) by night / attorney by day. TBLA's self-proclaimed and de facto Traveling Correspondent has been all over the world on legal adventures and now spends his days advising folks on their estate plans while spending his nights planning out Dodger adventures while bringing a stuffed animal his sister made for luck and laughs.
Or "While the Dodgers closer has not been good (as advertised), the struggles have been symptomatic of a different problem"
The Fourth Adventure and the First Homestand of 2022: High Times in Denver and Mourning in San Francisco
Or "Michael and Kershaw's mojo cannot overcome Coors Field" or "The dazzling debut of Master James Outman" or "Michael returns to Oracle Park to say goodbye to Vin."
Or "The Day that Vin Scully left us all far too soon, at the age of 94."
Or "I have a bridge to sell you if you think Arte Moreno is going to okay a trade of arguably-baseball’s most popular player." All jokes aside, and as much as we, as a fanbase, might want it. I pour cold water over the idea that Shohei Ohtani is getting traded period, much less to the Dodgers.
Or "Which is really two separate trades that likely will not happen." Or we use Baseball Trade Values to come up with a complicated scenario that will very likely not occur.
Or How Juan Soto ends up in Los Angeles (if Michael could "Quantum Leap" into Andrew Friedman or As he’s already here, he just needs to switch clubhouses. Are we days away from Juan Soto being traded to the Dodgers? Probably not, but a little midseason roster speculation never hurt anyone.
Or "Deja Vu all over again" or "Do not adjust your television set." The Traveling Correspondent actually writes about his traveling as a correspondent, while seeing near-perfection from Kershaw (again) and ending up on the SportsNetLA broadcast (again).
Or "Why you should stand with your local busker." An essay in the multi-part series where the financial problems in baseball are examined in detail. This time, we examine Levy Restaurants, the primary vendor of food at Dodger Stadium