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Monday, August 06, 2012

Dodgers shed Gwynn, recall Sands

No Prince of LA: Time of Sands.

The Dodgers have parted ways with Tony Gwynn Jr., designating him for assignment while calling up Jerry Sands to add some power off the bench.

 

Joyful Calculus Instructor Posted: August 06, 2012 at 02:44 PM | 3 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Joyful Calculus Instructor Posted: August 06, 2012 at 05:01 PM (#4201768)
My attempted pun looks even worse after seeing it posted.

Anyway, I'm hoping this move means that Sands will be the primary 1B going forward. If he was called up to be a fourth outfielder, then I don't like it.
   2. Tripon Posted: August 06, 2012 at 08:25 PM (#4201937)
Mattingly just said he's the back up 1b/of
   3. The Long Arm of Rudy Law Posted: August 06, 2012 at 08:26 PM (#4201940)
The 25th anniversary of Gwynn's uncle's MLB debut is eight days away. Msybe Tony Jr. will be let go on Chris Gwynn night.

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