| Jun 1, 2014
| 10:52 PM
For the second consecutive year, the Dodgers are 71/2 games out of first place after the first game of June.
It all worked out just fine last year, of course. But, on the first day of June 2013, Yasiel Puig was two days from his major league debut,...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 9:57 PM
Maybe the Dodgers got their irate manager’s message, maybe they were simply due or, just maybe, they met a team in even worse disarray.
In their first game since Manager Don Mattingly publicly criticized his team’s play, the Dodgers...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 11:45 PM
AT THE PLATE: Dee Gordon was three for four with two triples, three runs batted in and two runs scored. No Dodgers player had tripled twice in a game since Rafael Furcal on Sept. 28, 2010, also in Colorado. Like Gordon, Hanley Ramirez also showed signs of...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 7:46 PM
Nobody really wanted him. The Dodgers had seemingly given up on Scott Van Slyke in the 2012 off-season, designating him for assignment. Every other team in baseball took a pass. Every team.
So after he cleared waivers the Dodgers brought him back and...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 4:10 PM
The Dodgers do not know when Hanley Ramirez might play again. Maybe Saturday. Maybe not. Maybe he goes on the disabled list.
He could not play Thursday, one day after he got a cortisone injection to combat inflammation in his throwing shoulder. He could...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 6:36 PM
SYDNEY, Australia — The roster the Dodgers submitted to the commissioner's office on opening day won't be the same roster with which they will start the domestic part of their season.
"This is our roster for the next two days," Manager Don...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 5:17 PM
The wounded, the recovering and the expectant were all back at it Thursday at the Dodgers’ complex in Camelback Ranch in Phoenix, and the news appeared to be mostly good.
Josh Beckett, who’s not only coming off surgery to remove a rib that...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 4:52 PM
In today’s installment of back at the ranch, the news ain’t good. The Dodgers said it’s not really bad either, but it was enough for concern.
Carl Crawford, one of four Dodgers left behind at Camelback Ranch in Phoenix while the team...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 5:46 PM
Meanwhile, back to spring training …
It’s awkward, it’s strange, but that’s how it is for the Dodgers in 2014. After winning their first two games of the season against the Arizona Diamondbacks in Australia, they now go back...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 3:15 PM
Sorry to break it to you, but you may have to back off a tad on those Brandon League jeers. He’s been such a favorite whipping boy the two seasons, this could prove tough. But once Juan Uribe’s name brought catcalls, and just look how you love...
| May 5, 2014
| 11:26 PM
Dodger catcher Drew Butera says teammate Zack Greinke is a student of the game.
“I follow the statistics,” Greinke admitted. “But not to the extreme.”
Yet even a cursory familiarity with the numbers was probably enough to...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 4:45 PM
Final: Giants 8, Dodgers 4
It was a rough day for the Dodgers. It started with an upset Matt Kemp, a late and benched Yasiel Puig, and two two innings that more resembled a blooper rather than a highlight reel.
Balls were bobbled and lost in the sun....