Happy Friday, everyone!
J-Ram, Carpenter earn Player of Month nods | MLB
In the month of July, Jose Ramirez slashed .322/.441/.722 with 8 home runs, 25 RBIs, and 11 steals. Is that good enough for you, Paul Hoynes?
AL Central: Moving forward post-Trade Deadline | MLB
Even with the addition of Leonys Martin, the outfield is still a big question mark for the Cleveland Indians.
Terry Francona Still Amazed People Think Managing Baseball Hard In Any Way | The Onion
It’s not my favorite baseball related onion article, but it definitely is up there.
Around the league
- Pablo Sandoval will miss the rest of the season with a hamstring injury.
- Sonny Gray is in the bullpen and Lance Lynn is in the rotation.
- Brad Ziegler uses the bullpen cart.
- What’s going on in Washington?
- It’s fun times for the Dodgers again:
In two games, Brian Dozier has hit as many home runs for the Dodgers this season as Logan Forsythe did.— Bill Shaikin (@BillShaikin) August 3, 2018
21 runs scored by the #Dodgers tonight is a Dodger Stadium record.— Alanna Rizzo (@alannarizzo) August 3, 2018