I read this with a smile. Detroit Tigers closer Jose Valverde knows what to expect when warming up in the visitors bullpen at Dodger Stadium after six years in the National League with the Arizona Diamondbacks and Houston Astros.“The fans in L.A. are the craziest,” Valverde said. “L.A. and New York are the two places where, oh my goodness, it’s crazy. That's what I call exhibiting Blue passion. You see, we want to rattle the opposing pitchers out of the pen. We don't want you to do well. Just don't be like Philadelphia. No need to throw anything at the players.