Catching up on some items on the web:
-- Sandy Koufax lets Yahoo’s David Brown know he’s not all thrilled about being part of the ‘Big Lebowski’ lore.
-- Sore-elbowed Chad Billingsley tells the Orange County Register’s Bill Plunkett: “I'm going to be like Takashi Saito.”
-- The one guy the Dodgers didn’t want to give up in that blockbuster trade with Boston last summer, Rubby De La Rosa, has impressed Pedro Martinez: “He has an opportunity to be someone special.”
-- Tampa Rays manager Joe Maddon likes his early view of James Loney, calling him a “good gamble for the Rays.”
-- Feelin’ Kinda Blue’s Dustin Nosler has unearthed the White Sox video of Hyun-Jin Ryu’s spring debut with the Dodgers on Sunday.