Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Dustin May was looking to breakout this season with the Dodgers before his injury. He was second in the majors amongst MLB starters in average fastball velocity, only behind the Mets Jacob deGrom.

Dodgers Lose Dustin May for the Season with Tommy John Surgery Amidst Team’s Recent Struggles

Enrique Medina, Broadcast Director May 11, 2021

It was announced this past week that Los Angeles Dodgers starter Dustin May will undergo season-ending Tommy John surgery. The Dodgers announced Monday the 3rd that May will undergo surgery to repair a damaged ulnar collateral ligament. The surgery will be held on May 11 in Los Angeles and performed...

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Mookie Betts diving catch to end game two of the series had a 10 percent catch probability according to Statcast, helping the Dodgers secure the series victory over the Padres.

Series of the Year! Dodgers and Padres Duel in Hugely Anticipated Three-Game Series

Enrique Medina, Broadcast Director April 19, 2021

This weekend brought two familiar foes up against each other in possibly the most anticipated matchup of the young season. The Los Angeles Dodgers squared off with the San Diego Padres this weekend from San Diego’s Petco Park for a three-game series. Last Season Brings Rivalry The series would be...

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The Dodgers championship ring has many features including the LA logo crafted from 17 custom-cut genuine sapphires. The ring also includes the teams the Dodgers beat in the playoffs for their 2020 championship, and more.

Champions! Has a Nice Ring to It! Dodgers Celebrate Home Opening Weekend, Sweep Nationals

Enrique Medina, Broadcast Director April 12, 2021

After 32 years and one whole year without playing in front of fans, the Dodgers once again returned home. This time coming home as World Champions. The boys in blue had their Opening Day set for Friday the 9th and their home Opening Weekend Series this weekend against the Washington Nationals.  The...

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The Dodgers lost their first Opening Day game since 2018. Despite the loss though, the team came back and won three in a row. They are tied for first place in the NL West with San Diego after the seasons opening weekend.

Dodgers Opening Week in Review: Boys in Blue Start Season Strong, Bauer Debuts, Stadium Guidelines and more

Enrique Medina, Broadcast Director April 6, 2021

After waiting months for the day to arrive, Dodgers Opening Day and Opening Weekend has now come and gone. The Dodgers started off their season, playing a four-game set against the Colorado Rockies. The title defense season started strong for the Dodgers as they took three of four games from Colorado....

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Cody Bellinger has made huge defensive highlights in the postseason in the past. His catch to rob Padres Fernando Tatis Jr. is without a doubt at or if not near the top of the list. Bellingers catch and home run propelled the Dodgers to a series changing Game 2 victory over the San Diego Padres.

Friars Fried for Good, Dodgers Beat Padres in NLDS Sweep

Dodgers Beat Padres in NLDS Sweep, Highlighted by Crucial Game 2 Victory
Enrique Medina, Broadcast Director October 15, 2020

The Dodgers completed a three-game National League Division Series sweep of the Padres Thursday with a 12-3 win from the Rangers’ Globe Life Field.  Dodgers vs Padres in the Regular Season Going into the series, the matchup was expected to be extremely intense, the Padres were the one team that...

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The Dodgers were able to take care of business in the Wild Card Series thanks to the pitching performances of Walker Buehler in Game 1 and Clayton Kershaw in Game 2. First year Dodger Mookie Betts came up huge in the short two game series, hitting two doubles and driving in three RBIs in the sweep.

Dodgers Knock Out Brewers to Win Wild Card Series

The Dodgers' Wild Card Series Win has them set to face the Division Rival Padres in the National League Division Series
Enrique Medina, Broadcast Director October 6, 2020

The Dodgers completed their Wild Card Series sweep after defeating the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 in Game 1 Wednesday and 3-0 in Game 2 on Thursday night. The Game 2 win officially punched the Dodgers ticket into the National League Division Series. With the new playoff format, the Dodgers came into the...

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