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Molly Knight

Los Angeles
Contributing Writer, ESPN The Magazine — ESPN

Author of New York Times Bestseller The Best Team Money Can Buy: The Los Angeles Dodgers' Wild Struggle to Build a Baseball Powerhouse.

Natalie Coughlin's Gold Rush — "Nobody wanted biceps before Michelle Obama made them cool," Coughlin says, here with fellow Olympic swimmer Nathan Adrian, one of her training partners. This article originally appeared in the July/August 2016 issue of SELF. Natalie Coughlin is early.

The Only Rule Is It Has to Work Audiobook — Check out this great listen on It's the ultimate in fantasy baseball: You get to pick the roster, set the lineup, and decide on strategies - with real players, in a real ballpark, in a real playoff race. That's what baseball analysts Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller got to do when an ind...

Aroldis Chapman Has Reported for Spring Training. Now What? — Aroldis Chapman reported to Yankees' camp in Tampa on Thursday morning and told reporters he felt great, was happy to be there, and that he couldn't wait to get started with his new team. "My main focus is to play baseball," he said, through an interpreter.

Zack Greinke Aftermath: Will the Dodgers Waste Clayton Kershaw's Prime? — The staggering six-year, $206.5 million contract Zack Greinke received from the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night stunned the baseball world. Greinke is about to average $34.42 million annually, shattering the previous average annual value record of $31 million held by Miguel Cabrera and David Price, and yet the shocking part was that the big bad infinite payroll Dodgers were outbid by the small market Diamondbacks.

The Best Team Money Can Buy: The Los Angeles Dodgers' Wild Struggle to Build a Baseball Powerhouse — The Best Team Money Can Buy PROLOGUE I didn't think Clayton Kershaw would lose.Though we'd spoken many times for this book during the Dodgers' crazy 2013 season, I waited until before Game 5 of the National League Championship Series-when his team was one loss away from elimination-to ask him if we could sit down for an extended interview about everything that had happened after the World Series was over.

The Dave Roberts Dodgers Era Begins Now — Five teams hired new managers this off-season, but none were more deliberate in their approach than the Dodgers, who on Monday announced the hiring of Dave Roberts after a month long search to replace Don Mattingly. The Dodgers were the last team left in the majors without a manager.

Source: Marlins Hire Don Mattingly As Manager — The Miami Marlins have hired Don Mattingly to be their next manager, according to a person with knowledge of the situation who is not yet authorized to speak publicly. Mattingly's deal is for four years, according to the source. He will be the club's eighth manager since 2010.

The Dodgers and Don Mattingly's Conscious Uncoupling — Don Mattingly is no longer the manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers. I wrote that sentence in this Word document on October 21, 2013, right after leaving that season's post-mortem press conference at Dodger Stadium.

Ronda Rousey Shares Why She's The Best Fighter In The World — "I love feeling like I'm inhabiting the body of a ninja," Rousey says, "like I could rob a liquor store with my bare hands if I wanted to." UFC champion Ronda Rousey is, pound for pound, the best fighter in the world-male or female.

Clayton Kershaw is ready to change his postseason narrative. — When I was 13 years old, my mother left me at home alone for the first time in charge of my 8-year-old sister. Now, before you report her to Child Protective Services, know that the poor woman was probably just headed down the street to the bank or the grocery store, or running some other mom errand to help keep us fed and sheltered.
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Sep 29, 2016

Why is the team playing the Bengals in orange whose idea was this

Sep 29, 2016

@keithlaw @EireannDolan I would hope that if a team is willing to sign Tebow for marketing potential they would give a girl pitcher a shot

Sep 29, 2016

@keithlaw @EireannDolan I guess by "near future" I mean an 8 or 9 year old little girl who learns a knuckler right now.

Sep 29, 2016

@NotYellon the show is about her becoming one of the most famous people in the world, and how that affects her fitting into locker room

Sep 29, 2016

@keithlaw @EireannDolan in the near future. Someone who grows up playing hardball like our protagonist in Pitch.

Sep 29, 2016

Attention #dodger fans! Scenes from tonight's new episode of Pitch were shot at Dodger Stadium. It is #terrific. 9PM on Fox. x

Sep 29, 2016

@EireannDolan and what's more: there are absolutely women who could succeed in the majors with a knuckleball

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