Officially speaking, Joe Torre is staying out of it. Unofficially, the former New York Yankees and Los Angeles Dodgers manager is keeping a close eye on the two men who succeeded him in both jobs.
Dodgers skipper Don Mattingly made being there for his sons a priority.
With the cloud of Frank McCourt lifting, the Dodgers simply need to win.
Don Mattingly is as prepared as he can be to take over the Dodgers.