| Apr 6, 2014
| 10:59 PM
Dodgers 6, Giants 2
ON THE MOUND: Zack Greinke improved to 2-0 as he limited the Giants to two runs and six hits over six innings. Both runs he allowed came on solo home runs in the sixth inning, one by Brandon Belt and the other by Hunter Pence. Don...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 2:02 PM
So you’re Josh Beckett and where do you stand with the Dodgers?
On shaky ground, apparently.
Beckett is/was their presumptive fifth starter, which hardly deterred the Dodgers from showing interest in the off-season in Japanese pitching star...
| 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 16, 2014
| 5:46 PM
Javy Guerra, who started the 2012 season as the Dodgers closer, was designated for assignment Sunday, part of a flurry of moves to cut the roster to the 30 total players they can take to Australia.
Guerra, 28, can still be traded while the Dodgers...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 5:01 PM
All this talk about the Dodgers’ four outfielders. What about the fifth? He has feelings too.
Also a pretty decent power bat, or so the Dodgers hope.
It is outfielder Scott Van Slyke who leads the Dodgers in runs batted in this spring. Not Andre...
| 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 1, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Milwaukee Brewers 6, Dodgers 5
AT THE PLATE: Yasiel Puig drove in his second run of the spring with a sacrifice fly in the second inning. Dee Gordon stole two bases and scored a run. Top outfield prospect Joc Pederson doubled in a run in the ninth...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 3:40 PM
Meanwhile, back at the ranch …
While the Dodgers were preparing to land in Australia on Tuesday, back at Camelback Ranch some of the players they left behind were back at work Monday.
Right-hander Zack Greinke tested his sore calf, apparently...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 12:51 PM
So it's time for spring roster stories, our favorite guessing game. This year it’s even more fun, or at least complicated, what with the Dodgers actually looking at three or four different rosters.
But they leave Sunday for Down Under, so time...
| Mar 28, 2014
Dodgers President Stan Kasten was full of good news. The Dodgers have sold a record 35,000 season tickets. For the first time they will have sold 3 million tickets by their home opener. TV ratings were up 40% last year and are expected to rise again...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 7:56 PM
Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw, scratched from starting Sunday in San Diego because of injury, said he believes he can return to action a few days later.
"Hopefully, it's just one start," Kershaw said Wednesday. "If I had to pitch [Sunday], I could...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 9:45 PM
Angels 6, Dodgers 2
AT THE PLATE: On the day he signed his six-year, $144.5-million contract extension, Angels center fielder Mike Trout singled and hit a solo home run in his first two at-bats. Kole Calhoun hit a three-run home run to right field in...