Izturis is not a leadoff hitter

The Dodgers' lineup is not the lineup of a contender. And neither is the ex-Expos lineup.

Updated: August 9, 2005, 7:04 PM ET
By Rob Neyer | ESPN Insider
Sometimes you have to be there.

Two years ago, I didn't really get how bad the Dodgers were until I saw their lineup posted on the scoreboard at Coors Field.

And this year, I didn't really get, until Tuesday's and Wednesday's games, how bad the Dodgers are until I saw their lineups posted on the scoreboard at RFK Stadium.