January 17, 2021

Dodgers: Celebrity Fan Shares His One Gripe With the Team Since Their ’88 Championship (Dodgers Nation)



Rob Lowe is here to literally fix everything. Ok, by now I’m sure you’re growing tired of seeing me write about what the lifelong Dodgers fan is saying… but I’ll stop writing it when it stops being funny slander on the cheating Astros or, in this case, close enough to an arguable fact.

Recently while on with the guys at Jomboy Media, Lowe shared his thoughts on a key element missing from the LA ballclub for a long time.

Like, since their last championship.

If I had a knock on the Dodgers — and it’s similar to the last time they went to the World Series — if you remember before the ’88 season, they were good but they never really got there. And then they needed a badass to come in and they got [Kirk] Gibson.

By now you know the story. In his first full offseason as general manager, Fred Claire signed free agent outfielder Kirk Gibson to a three-year deal to help a talented but perhaps unmotivated team learn how to be winners. Gibson had been a spearhead…

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