| Sep 16, 2013
| 11:18 PM
PHOENIX — The clinching is slowly becoming a clenching.
The Dodgers are going to win a game that puts them in the playoffs, and it will probably happen this week, but at this rate the sounds of cork popping will be drowned out by teeth grinding....
| Sep 15, 2013
| 4:57 PM
No matter how impossible it sounds, the Dodgers are making you think about it. About one of the great collapses in baseball history.
It all seems ridiculous and far-fetched and the stuff of the easily panicked, but after a 4-3 loss to the San...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 1:49 PM
Injuries have been so frequent with the Dodgers this season and Manager Don Mattingly so incredibly wrong in his estimates of how long his wounded would be out, he just doesn’t want to play anymore.
Or he only wants to play.
Either way, it&...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 1:39 AM
Hanley Ramirez declined to talk about his tight left hamstring. Brian Wilson wouldn’t speak about the victory he earned against his former team. And Dodgers officials refused to explain why they raised the prices of some season-ticket packages by as...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 10:00 PM
Dee Gordon has barely played for the Dodgers since he was recalled from the minor leagues Sept. 1, but he could still figure into Manager Don Mattingly's postseason plans.
Mattingly said Gordon could be used the way base-stealing sensation Billy...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 2:48 PM
And now presenting those loooosing Dodgers. That’s right, the Dodgers -- destroyers of worlds -- are in a funk.
They fell, 4-3, in 10 innings to the Cincinnati Reds, leaving them with their first three-game losing streak in three months.
| Sep 1, 2013
| 7:05 PM
When Michael Young joins the Dodgers on Monday, he will pursue his first World Series championship ring from a new vantage point.
Young, 36, is a 14-year veteran and seven-time All-Star. For the first time in his career, he will not be a regular....
| Sep 1, 2013
| 12:38 PM
The first of September arrived and the Dodgers wasted no time in calling up reserves.
They leave after Sunday afternoon’s game against the Padres for Denver, but fresh troops arrived in Los Angeles immediately, not bothering to wait and join the...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 8:22 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Fear the Beard is about to give way to Welcome the Whiskers for the Dodgers, who could activate prodigiously coiffed reliever Brian Wilson as early as Sunday.
Wilson hasn't pitched in the majors since undergoing Tommy John surgery...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 6:23 PM
Who doesn't like to window shop?
That's what I was doing Saturday at Wrigley Field, along with maybe 5,000 hard-core baseball fans and almost 200 scouts. We were watching Alex Jackson, Nick Gordon, Jacob Gatewood, Tyler Kolek and other baseball...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 9:09 PM
Clayton Kershaw for most valuable player? His manager won't be leading the campaign.
With the National League lacking a dominant offensive player along the lines of Miguel Cabrera or Mike Trout, Kershaw has emerged as a candidate in a field of solid but...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 12:11 AM
The creaky old stadium roared to life, late in the evening, so late that the Dodgers canceled the fireworks show scheduled to follow the game. City curfew and all.
No worries. The best show in town was the one on the field. The Dodgers scored four...