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  1. New ownership marks new Dodgers era

    Buster Olney

    For a reported $2 billion, Magic Johnson and Stan Kasten -- backed by Guggenheim Partners -- will run the Los Angeles Dodgers. And the changes will be almost immediate. (The New York Times is reporting that the sale was for $2.15 billion, which f...

    Blog | March 28, 2012
  2. Los Angeles Dodgers begin new era with next ownership group comin...

    Buster Olney

    Buster Olney writes that with the Dodgers' new ownership group, significant change for the franchise could come immediately. No longer will the Dodgers have a sagging payroll and fail to be impact players in the free-agent market.

    Blog | Conversation | March 28, 2012
  3. Morales a source of Angels optimism

    Buster Olney

    And on the seventh day, Kendrys Morales rested, after a busy week. He hit a lot, and when he hit he ran, scoring from first base on a double in a minor league game Saturday, and after he ran Morales felt like he could run some more. The worst-cas...

    Blog | March 19, 2012
  4. Kendrys Morales is recovering nicely and would be a big boost for...

    Buster Olney

    Buster Olney writes that Kendrys Morales is recovering nicely from an injury he suffered in 2010, and he's on track to be the Angels' designated hitter, which would go a long way in balancing Los Angeles' lineup and making teams pitch to Albert Pujols.

    Blog | Conversation | March 19, 2012
  5. Spring training matters for more to some than others; Buster dist...

    Buster Olney

    For many veterans, and veteran teams, spring training is little more than an exercise in preparation and building. For others, it's about competition and the need to prove a point or two. Buster distinguishes cases from the current spring.

    Blog | Conversation | March 16, 2011
  6. A pair of big names are still trying to find themselves with the ...

    Buster Olney

    For what many consider baseball's best team on paper, there are still concerns. Start with Daisuke Matsuzaka and his changed regimen, or Josh Beckett and what appears to be a loss of command. Can the Red Sox get them right?

    Blog | Conversation | March 14, 2011
  7. MLB: The Mets and Dodgers have owners who both could be facing a ...

    Buster Olney

    Two of baseball's assumed titans are in trouble. Frank McCourt is running out of cash as he tries to retain the Dodgers, and the Wilpons are looking to sell off a portion of the Mets to add cash to the coffers. What is MLB's strategy? Buster examines.

    Blog | Conversation | February 11, 2011
  8. Jose Reyes leads a list of players who, in 2011, could help shape...

    Buster Olney

    For a guy like Jose Reyes, 2011 might feel like everything. In 2008, he was an MVP candidate. Since then, a litany of injuries and stop-and-start baseball has left him here, in 2011, a huge free-agent deal on the line. But he's not alone.

    Blog | Conversation | January 21, 2011
  9. Tampa Bay Rays players are tired of their listless fan base, but ...

    Buster Olney

    Evan Longoria, upset about the continued lack of fan support in Tampa, lashed out at the fan base. Problem is, he forgets that he's the product, and if the fans choose not to come, the "store" can move. Olney writes that Rays players should stay quiet.

    Blog | Conversation | September 28, 2010
  10. Vladimir Guerrero of Texas Rangers is more than a pale imitation ...

    Buster Olney

    A pale imitation of the old Vladimir Geurrero? No, the once great star isn't just a lesser version of his old self; he truly looks like the Impaler we've always known. Buster relays the story of how Texas came into the good fortune of the renewed Impaler.

    Blog | Conversation | May 28, 2010
  11. The Arizona Diamondbacks' Chris Young has found his stroke this y...

    Buster Olney

    The Arizona Diamondbacks' Chris Young has found his stroke this year.

    Blog | Conversation | May 16, 2010
  12. Whenever he decides to call it quits, Ken Griffey Jr. will always...

    Buster Olney

    Whenever Ken Griffey Jr. does decide to retire, he is someone the Seattle Mariners will want to keep around for years to come.

    Blog | Conversation | May 15, 2010
  13. Buster Olney: A "Major League" move by the San Diego Padres

    Buster Olney

    Kevin Towers slashed the Padres' payroll, as he was asked to do, and then the team started to win games. Now San Diego is going to let him go? It doesn't make any sense.

    Blog | Conversation | October 03, 2009
  14. Buster Olney Blog -- MLB -- Jim Thome gives Joe Torre his Straw m...

    Buster Olney

    It's Strawberry fields for Joe Torre -- at least that's what it means for L.A. to pick up Jim Thome, writes Buster Olney. Plus, what was the reasoning behind Kenny Williams' decision to wave the white flag? It wasn't good poker, at the very least.

    Blog | Conversation | September 01, 2009
  15. Twins deliver late dramatics

    Buster Olney

    The Twins rallied late Sunday to salvage the finale of the series against the upstart Indians.

    Story | Conversation | August 15, 2004