| Oct 14, 2008
ELYSIAN PARK-- The Dodgers revived their World Series hopes Sunday night by defeating the Phillies, 7-2, in Game 3 of the National League Championship Series at Dodger Stadium, thanks largely to a five-run first inning.
The win, which included a near-...
| Feb 29, 2008
VERO BEACH, Fla. -- On the first day of a new exhibition season, an old problem resurfaced.
Two innings into the opening game of Joe Torre's managerial reign and a spring that will probably be the Dodgers' last in Dodgertown, Matt Kemp tried to go from...
| May 21, 2009
At the conclusion of what was supposed to be a brutal nine-game stretch that marked their first real test of the season, the Dodgers were still standing.
Quite tall, in fact.
The Dodgers headed into their off day today with the best record in baseball,...
| May 26, 2009
How's this for unexpected?
The Dodgers are averaging more runs per game since Manny Ramirez's suspension than they were before it.
OK, so the numbers are skewed because of the Dodgers' 16-6 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Monday at Coors Field....
| May 27, 2009
Eric Milton was back.
This time, really.
"Tonight," Milton said, "was more me."
Milton earned his first major league victory in nearly three years in the Dodgers' 7-1 win over the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on Tuesday, limiting the home team to...
| May 28, 2009
Ready for Wrigley Field? Ready for the unpredictable winds in the outfield? For the anxiety that no lead can calm?
"I don't think about it until I get to the park," Dodgers Manager Joe Torre said of the Chicago Cubs' 95-year-old home stadium, where his...
| Oct 1, 2008
| 8:55 PM
The Cubs brought a heavy hitter to Wrigley Field on Wednesday afternoon, asking the Rev. James L. Greanias, a Greek Orthodox priest from St. Iakovos Church in Valparaiso, Ind., to spread holy water around the dugout to remove an alleged curse that has...
| Oct 2, 2008
| 10:47 PM
The volume was pumped up considerably Thursday night at the start of Game 2 of this National League Division Series at Wrigley Field, after Wednesday's crowd sat on its hands most of the night.
"I thought it was a corporate crowd [Wednesday] night,"...
| Apr 21, 2008
Russell Martin meneó su cabeza y suspiró, incapaz de sacudirse de la memoria su último turno al bat en la derrota de los Dodgers por 6-1 contra los Bravos de Atlanta el domingo en el Turner Field, la cual completó la barrida de tres juegos y mandó al...
| May 26, 2008
| 8:57 PM
After Ryan Dempster loaded the bases with a one-run lead and one out in the sixth inning of Monday's game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, a quick glance over his right shoulder revealed no one was warming up in the bullpen.
While Dempster had already...
| Jun 5, 2008
| 11:06 PM
Kerry Wood did his Wild Thing imitation Thursday night at Dodger Stadium, loading the bases in the bottom of the ninth before striking out Matt Kemp on a 95 m.p.h. fastball to preserve a 5-4 win over Los Angeles.
"Exciting game," manager Lou Pniella...
| Jun 7, 2008
| 8:10 PM
Lou Piniella was on the mound making a pitching change Saturday at Dodger Stadium when he heard a roar coming from the first base side.
"I heard all this commotion and I thought there was a wave going on," the Cubs manager said. "But there was no wave."...