| Jan 7, 2014
| 8:48 PM
The next questionable decision Don Mattingly makes will be nothing more than a questionable decision. He'll be able to explain his thought process and move on without wondering if it will cost him his job.
Mattingly has agreed to a new three-year...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 5:19 PM
Sports memories can be fleeting and easily dissolvable, sort of like cotton candy. The events of 2013 likely won't be remembered in 100 years, but what if we created a sports time capsule, and put in items representing the year in sports? We could bury it...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 1:07 PM
Yawn, the Dodgers are still there. Still looking extremely formidable, but with precious little new activity to get the fan base all riled anew.
And it could easily end this way, too, the Dodgers filling some utility and bullpen roles and still...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 9:12 PM
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Don Mattingly wouldn't reveal Tuesday what drove him to insinuate he might step down as the Dodgers' manager seven weeks ago — or what made him reverse course and agree to honor his contract.
Speaking in front of a...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 10:29 PM
He has lost his standing in the clubhouse. He has lost his way on the field. His shoulder is scarred. His ankle is weak. His contract is a nightmare.
This would be a perfect time for the Dodgers to trade Matt Kemp.
Which makes it the perfect time to...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 7:33 AM
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- Tony La Russa, Bobby Cox and Joe Torre -- three of baseball’s most decorated managers -- were unanimously selected Monday for induction to the Hall of Fame.
The announcement sets the stage for what could be one of the...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 1:03 PM
JUSTIN SELLERS, 27, infielder
Final 2013 stats: .188 batting average, one homer, two RBI, .263 on-base and .246 slugging percentages in 77 plate appearances.
Contract status: Last year under team control.
The good: Honestly, there's not a lot to...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 7:27 PM
Less than three months before he signed a new three-year contract, Don Mattingly insinuated he might not return to the Dodgers next season.
With his deal formally announced Wednesday, Mattingly talked for the first time about the infamous October news...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 5:05 PM
My 2014 Baseball Hall of Fame ballot: Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine, Frank Thomas, Craig Biggio, Mike Piazza, Jeff Bagwell, Jack Morris, Curt Schilling, Tim Raines and Edgar Martinez.
That means, for myriad reasons, no Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Rafael...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 3:15 PM
Don Mattingly has taken his shots, the Dodgers have fired back, the steam that had been building under their disillusioning October failure has been angrily blown off and will soon drift away into the quiet of winter.
Does everybody feel better? Good....
| Oct 22, 2013
| 8:33 AM
Dodgers Manager Don Mattingly wants a multiyear contract. He made that very clear at a news conference Monday, when it was revealed that he already earned a one-year contract when the Dodgers defeated Atlanta in the NLCS.
“My option vested once we...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 12:57 PM
The Galaxy said Monday that it will host Club Tijuana on March 12 in the first leg of a two-game quarterfinal series in the CONCACAF Champions League tournament.
The game at StubHub Center in Carson starts at 7 p.m. The second game is scheduled in...