| Apr 4, 2014
| 9:53 PM
Yasiel Puig was late for batting practice and scratched from the lineup, but he wasn't the reason the Dodgers were crushed Friday in their home opener by the San Francisco Giants.
Hyun-Jin Ryu was.
The pitcher the Dodgers leaned on most in the...
| May 7, 2014
| 7:30 PM
WASHINGTON — It seemed only fitting that the Dodgers had to wait out one final rain delay Wednesday before they could close the books on one of the most difficult road trips in recent memory.
In the span of 10 days and nine games the Dodgers...
| May 8, 2014
KEY MOMENT: After a rough first inning, Dan Haren retired nine of the next 10 batters to keep the Dodgers in the game. But that came undone in the fifth when three of the first four batters reached base ahead of a bases-loaded sacrifice fly by Wilson...
| May 6, 2014
| 9:39 PM
KEY MOMENT: After the Dodgers loaded the bases in the sixth inning on an error and two infield hits, Hanley Ramirez, Andre Ethier and Juan Uribe unloaded them, driving in a run each with a single, a fielder's choice and a single to break open a...
| May 1, 2014
| 9:46 AM
Clayton Kershaw faces two more tests before he returns to the Dodgers' rotation. But they're minor tests, said Manager Don Mattingly, who expects to use Kershaw in Monday's opener of a three-games series in Washington.
Mattingly, who exchanged text...
| 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...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 10:57 PM
Interesting approach the Dodgers are using to get the new season underway: score early, get terrific starting pitching, hang on.
It has worked in four of their five games and might have worked in all five if Brian Wilson hadn’t come up with a...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 9:44 PM
For the last time, the Dodgers could say “It’s only an exhibition game.”
Which for Dan Haren works out just fine.
Haren did not enjoy his finest outing in the Dodgers’ final spring-training game, a 6-2 loss to the Angels on...
| 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...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 5:12 PM
For the first time in his career, Clayton Kershaw is on the disabled list.
Kershaw would have started the Dodgers' home opener Friday. Instead, Hyun-jin Ryu will start that game -- his third start in the Dodgers' first six games.
Dodgers Manager Don...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 11:09 PM
KEY MOMENT: Brian Wilson failed to complete a ninth inning in which he gave up three hits and allowed the Phillies to break a 3-3 stalemate. Wilson gave up a two-run double to Carlos Ruiz. His night ended when he hit Ryan Howard to load the bases....
| May 1, 2014
| 2:12 PM
Yasiel Puig got off to something of a rough start to the season, what with being tardy here and having reports of his harrowing escape from Cuba there. Mix in what was a so-so offensive start, and he wasn't exactly off to a sensational beginning to his...