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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.

A.J. Ellis makes a very special delivery — A.J. Ellis wasn't able to attend the birth of his first two children. He didn't miss the third. On Oct. 12, Ellis' wife, Cindy, gave birth to the couple's third child in the front seat of their car on Interstate 43 South just outside Milwaukee.

The final elevator ride of Vin Scully’s career

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.
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Oct 21, 2016

Ya girl will be on KTLA channel 5 in a few minutes talking goats.

Oct 21, 2016

@jay_jaffe do you remember when people were tweeting about how underrated he is that was fun

Oct 21, 2016

It would be great if the @NFL could re-assign their Touchdown Dance Task Force to investigating players who beat the shit out of women.

Oct 21, 2016

@NewsPho when will the corrupt media report on the tape of Hillary bragging about getting away with sexual assault UGH.

Oct 21, 2016

@NewsPho yes you're right Hillary has said horrible things about Mexicans, Muslims, the disabled, and also bragged about sexual assault.

Oct 21, 2016

@JeffPassan no Passan he went from facing Kershaw and Hill to whatever this is

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