The 2016 LA Dodgers Starting Rotation

 

We’ve been through positions and the line up and now we will take you through our protected starting 5.

For Opening Day on the 4th of April at Dodgers Stadium we all know it will be Clayton Kershaw vying to get his team off to the best possible start when he takes the hill against the Padres.

However, with Clayton Kershaw being named Opening Day starter for the 6th consecutive time and of course locking down the number one spot, the remaining 4 remain a bit of mystery with the departure of Zack Greinke and additions of starters like Maeda and Scott Kazmir. The problems for LA now will be their injuries, with Brandon McCarthy, Hyun Jin Ryu being injured with his shoulder surgery and now Brett Anderson’s injury, the starting rotation mightn’t get to full strength all year.

(All stats from the 2015 season.) Continue reading

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