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Joc Pederson: one year, one All-Star start?

Joc Pederson is in his first full year in the major league and has made it memorable so far for the Los Angeles Dodgers. The All-Star Game is near and the voting race for starting outfielders are tight. Pederson is in sixth place right now, but he can still find himself being a starting outfielder for the National League. Pederson has made an immediate impact when the Dodgers needed...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Rookie Showcase: Joc Pederson vs. Kris Bryant

As the Los Angeles Dodgers are in Chicago for a four-game set this week against the Cubs, it’s an appropriate time to take a side-by-side look at two of the game’s brightest young stars as they set foot on the same field for the first time in the big leagues. Joc Pederson, the hard-swinging, defensive stalwart patrolling the Dodgers’ outfield and Kris Bryant, the third baseman...
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers' Joc Pederson crashes wall while making catch (VIDEO)

To say Dodgers center fielder Joc Pederson got up close and personal with the Petco Park outfield wall Sunday is an gross understatement. Pederson made a play against the Padres that is sure to be a catch-of-the-year candidate after robbing Justin Upton of a sure extra-base hit and saving the game for the Dodgers.  Pederson not only turns around a few times before...
Via The Other Paper
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Joc Pederson crashes into wall after making fantastic catch (Video)

Los Angeles Dodgers rookie outfielder Joc Pederson made one of the most outstanding catches of the season so far as he robbed San Diego Padres batter Justin Upton of a game-winning hit in the bottom of the ninth during Sunday's game at Petco Park.With two outs and two runners on in the bottom of the ninth in a 2-2 tie, Pederson raced back and crashed into the outfield wall right...
Via Holdout Sports
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Joc Pederson Makes Leaping Catch To Rob Yasmany Tomas Of Homer (Video)

Joc Pederson doesn’t just hit home runs. He also takes them away. The Los Angeles Dodgers rookie already has hit 17 long balls through 59 games this season and is developing into the game’s most exciting young power hitters. Yet there’s more to Pederson’s game than just clubbing dingers, and he proved that Wednesday night. Arizona Diamondbacks outfielder...
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Joc Pederson: The Rookie Star in L.A.

Los Angeles Dodgers’ Joc Pederson slides safely into third base after hitting an RBI triple off Colorado Rockies relief pitcher Brooks Brown in the seventh inning of the second game of a baseball doubleheader Tuesday, June 2, 2015, in Denver. The Dodgers won 9-8. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski) After beginning his rookie season as the Los Angeles Dodgers’ starting center fielder...
Via The Sports Journal
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Joc Pederson making himself known

If you don’t know the name “Joc Pederson” yet, you should. And you will.  The 23-year old rookie center fielder for the Dodgers is putting the league on notice that this is not simply a “Trout-Stanton-Bryant-Harper” world.  Pederson hit a homer last night, the fifth consecutive game he’s gone yard. That was his 17th on the season, good enough for second in the majors...
Via The Outside Corner
June 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Joc Pederson Swats Another Home Run, Ties Team Record

Los Angeles Dodgers rookie Joc Pederson is only batting .267, but when the outfielder has made contact with a pitch recently, he’s typically given a souvenir to a fan. Pederson smashed another home run Wednesday night, extending his streak to five straight games—which tied a team record, according to the Elias Sports Bureau, via ESPN: More on Joc Pederson – @EliasSports tells...
Via Sportsnaut
June 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Joc Pederson is doing amazing things in his rookie season for the Los Angeles Dodgers

It should come as little surprise to many baseball fans that 23-year-old slugger Joc Pederson of the Los Angeles Dodgers is clubbing home runs as if they’re going out of style. Last year for Triple-A Albuquerque, Pederson launched 33 long balls over the outfield wall while stealing 30 bases, making it “the first time in 80 years a player in the Pacific Coast League has done...
Via OutsidePitchMLB
June 04, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Joc Pederson hits longest home run of the season

Dodgers outfielder Joc Pederson hit a 467-foot home run in the first game of the team’s doubleheader against the Rockies on Tuesday afternoon at Coors Field, but he didn’t stop there. Pederson saved his best effort for the game that followed, and in the third inning, he crushed a pitch from from David Hale over the fence in center field that traveled 480 feet. It was the longest...
Via The Sports Daily
June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

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