July 23, 2021

Dodgers Off-Season Wish List by the Fans (Dodgers Nation)

Recently we asked you, the fans of Dodgers Nation, to let us know what the top three suggestions you have for the Dodgers in the off-season, with an eye on accomplishing their ultimate goal of winning the last game of the year in 2020.

The 150+ suggestions that we received range from player performance to stadium experience, and here we review some of the most common wishes:

On-field performance – 40% of responses

  • Starting pitching
    • acquire an Ace
    • “be more like the Astros
    • acquire a premium high velocity right-handed starting pitcher
  • Bullpen changes
    • move Kenta Maeda to the bullpen full-time
    • strip Kenley Jansen of his closer role
    • move Clayton Kershaw to the bullpen
    • acquire a lefty reliever
    • keep Tony Gonsolin and Dustin May in the bullpen
  • Hitting
    • work on mindset under pressure for younger players
    • work on situational hitting/change hitting approach/continue to develop a “small ball” mentality
    • acquire a right-handed power hitter

On-field talent/personnel…

Read “Dodgers Off-Season Wish List by the Fans” at Dodgers Nation