| Jun 11, 2014
| 9:05 PM
KEY MOMENT: The game was scoreless in the third inning, when Hyun-jin Ryu got the first two outs, then two strikes on Billy Hamilton. But Hamilton worked the count, which went from 0 and 2 to an eight-pitch walk. Ryu, one pitch from a 1-2-3 inning, then...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 4:40 PM
And off they go, into the blue skies to see just how much sleep they can actually manage during a 17-hour flight. Maybe Clayton Kershaw should have squeezed his ping-pong table on board.
The Dodgers wrapped up their condensed spring training in...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 3:09 PM
Chad Billingsley will pitch Sunday for Class-A Rancho Cucamonga, the first of his five scheduled starts on a minor-league rehabilitation assignment.
Billingsley, who is recovering from Tommy John elbow surgery, last pitched in the major leagues on...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 8:39 AM
PHOENIX -- After throwing curveballs off a mound for the first time since he underwent reconstructive elbow surgery, Chad Billingsley felt soreness in his forearm Saturday night. Naturally, he was worried.
But the trainers told him not to be concerned....
| Mar 17, 2014
| 2:00 PM
While wondering if the Dodgers have almost talked themselves into jet lag, a quick look at questions and answers provided during this spring’s camp:
Who’s the fifth starter?
Uh, they’ll have to get back to you on that one. Josh...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 6:14 PM
Eleven months and one unusual surgery later, it’s the return of Josh Beckett.
Barring something unexpected, Beckett will make his season debut Wednesday night against the Detroit Tigers. No small order -- he is essentially replacing Clayton...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Yasiel Puig returned from an MRI Sunday and appeared in the dugout with his left hand heavily wrapped.
Meanwhile, word had come from Rancho Cucamonga that Chad Billingsley had walked off the field with a trainer in his first rehab start....
| Mar 21, 2014
| 9:18 PM
The Dodgers announced their 25-man roster before opening the regular season against the Arizona Diamondbacks in Australia, and if it mostly came out as expected, it wasn’t devoid of surprise.
Alex Guerrero, the Cuban infielder who did not play...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 4:04 PM
Dan Haren was, by the Dodgers’ standards, something of a quiet pickup during the off-season.
He was a 33-year-old right-hander coming off what appeared a mediocre season (10-14, 4.67 earned-run average). He was signed for one season and $10...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 7:38 PM
The Dodgers made a nice, and much deserved, gesture Monday when they dedicated the team’s Dodger Stadium training facility in honor of Dr. Frank Jobe.
Jobe passed away last month at 88 after serving the team for 50 years. He pioneered the so-...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 4:09 PM
Last season the Dodgers were fat with starting pitchers, going into camp with eight. As it turned out, even before the first month of the season ended, that was two fewer than they needed.
This year their first four starters -- Clayton Kershaw, Zack...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 5:04 PM
Quick, somebody find Stephen Fife!
That fifth spot in the Dodgers’ rotation is currently looking a tad shaky. Chad Billingsley is coming off Tommy John elbow surgery and not expected back until sometime in May, and Josh Beckett is coming off...