Dodgers Yankees series.

I know I’ve been a little down with the Dodgers getting swept at Boston and that running blunders of game two against the Angels but we won last night in big fashion 10 -6!!   woohoo! 

And tonight my boys in blue are back at OLOCR _Our Lady of Chavez Ravine that is Dodger Stadium, our Blue Heaven on Earth! 

The LA Times has two wonderful pictures in the sport section:  One of  Joe DiMaggio with  Mickey Mantle and the other of our pair of aces, Sandy Koufax and Don Drysdale.  the title?  World Class.  check out the article hereWorld Class  Love this pic:

yankees dodgers.jpg  

The matchup for tonight’s game is:

CC Sabathia  against Vicente Padilla. 

Remember that homerun CC Sabathia hit at Dodger Stadium during that interleague game in  when  he was with Cleveland?     We were both at the game in 2008 but could not remember who he hit the HR off of?   Guess who?    

Chan Ho Park!  I am sure CC is looking forward to swinging the bat again. 

Padilla:   Make sure we don’t see this: 

Image: Sabathia

 I want to see this:


I am thinking “Maybe Sandy Koufax would be in attendance!    

It got to be a little weird for Joe Torre seeing the Yankees in town.   BTW, Torre and Jeff:  When am I getting my baseball?    Last time I received a text from Jeff from the Safe at Home Foundation, he said he had my baseball signed by Joe and Koufax in a safe place.  

Let’s go Dodgers Let’s Go!

Vin Scully:  We Love you!!  





  1. truebluewill

    Emma ~ I really hope the Dodgers do well in this series against the Yanks and don’t get swept. It’s bad enough when the Mets swept us and the next day I found my cubical at work covered with Met paraphernalia. I don’t want to go through that again.

  2. crzblue2

    I’ll look for you! I’ll be there as soon as the gates open!
    I so hope the Dodgers give me a nice birthday present. My birthday is Monday. Tomorrow I’ll stop by the cathedral or La Placita (Olvera Street) and light a candle for the Bums.

  3. devilabrit

    Emma, you should probably already be at the stadium by now, maybe even enjoying the good food and drink… hope the evening goes well for your guys, hope you have fun and enjoy….

    Phillies Outside

  4. crzblue2

    I do too RFB! We are losing 2-1 right now. Both managers warned after CC hit Padilla. Sorry about getting no hit but I am happy for Edwin.

  5. crzblue2

    Thanks Peter! Yep I was able to sneak out of work early.
    Boy that 52 mile changeup that Padilla is throwing looks weird heading home

  6. crzblue2

    Very classy indeed. Reminded me of their World Series meetings. It was a good pitching dual last night, my kind of games.

  7. bklyntrolleyblogger

    Boooooo! Yesterday’s game ended ugly! Boooo! But today you guys put a nice licking on AJ Burnette. Sweeet!

  8. crzblue2

    Yes, I finally got to meet Jane. I was not able to take a pic with her though as after taking her to meet friends at two levels, the game was starting.
    Hey Mike!
    Yes, that was a nice licking on AJ and the Yankees. Birthday boy Jetter were the sombrero with three strickouts.

  9. angelsgirl012

    Is that… James Loney?! O.O



    Okay i’m back 😀 teehee It’s amazing that you met Ms. Heller! That’d be so cool. It’s weird talking and blog posting with others and you have never even met them! I’d love to go to a game with you some time. I mean i’m so close to dodgers stadium anyways!

  10. crzblue2

    You should be able to meet her when she goes to Angel Stadium.
    I’d love for you to go to a game with me! How about the upcoming photo day? It is against the Cubs. I am sitting with a group getogether in the Reserved behind homeplate. Let me know and I’ll get you a ticket.

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