Rod Barajas gets noticed in Dodger blue

The lifelong Dodgers fan goes 3-for-5 with a three-run home run against the Brewers

Updated: August 26, 2010, 1:10 AM ET
By Tony Jackson | ESPNLosAngeles.com

MILWAUKEE -- Rod Barajas, a lifelong Los Angeles Dodgers fan who grew up in Norwalk, Calif., said that it wasn't until about the sixth inning that he noticed the older man in the bright orange shirt sitting in the second row next to the visiting dugout at Miller Park. It was none other than Tommy Lasorda, the team's Hall of Fame manager.

"He was another one of those guys I loved growing up," said Barajas, the veteran catcher whom the Dodgers claimed off waivers on Sunday from the New ...

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