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  • Hanley Ramirez doesn't blame injury for error during Kershaw's gem

    There was one blip in Clayton Kershaw’s gem, the one thing he couldn’t control. In the seventh inning of Kershaw’s eventual no-hitter, Rockies’ leadoff hitter Corey Dickerson slapped a ball toward shortstop Hanley Ramirez....
  • Dodgers beat Rockies, 4-2, but Hanley Ramirez bruises a finger

    Dodgers beat Rockies, 4-2, but Hanley Ramirez bruises a finger
    The Dodgers danced in their dugout Tuesday, as they did the day before, and the day before that. Only this time, they danced in a cloud of soap bubbles that flowed out of a machine sitting on the helmet rack. Then, suddenly, the party stopped....
  • Did Don Mattingly cost Clayton Kershaw a perfect game?

    Hanley Ramirez has made 141 errors over the last nine seasons, more than any other player in baseball in that period. The most recent one was the difference between a perfect game and a no-hitter for Clayton Kershaw on Wednesday night. In the seventh...
  • Are the Dodgers showing actual signs of defensive improvement?

    Shh, it might be best not to say this out loud — it sounds so foreign — but the Dodgers currently are not giving games away. They have not committed an error in their past seven consecutive games, which modest as it may seem is a season-best...
  • Carl Crawford's comeback hits a snag for Dodgers

    Meanwhile, back to the two steps forward, one step back routine … Carl Crawford was making unexpected progress from his sprained ankle, so much so that the Dodgers thought they might be able to activate him when he was eligible to come off the...
  • Don Mattingly rests several regulars and Dodgers lose to Indians, 5-4

    Manager Don Mattingly described the Dodgers lineup Wednesday as a "winning lineup." Winning their division, perhaps. Winning this particular game, no. Mindful of the 75 games remaining in the regular season, the Dodgers didn't start several key...
  • Troy Tulowitzki considering Dodgers' Yasiel Puig for Home Run Derby

    Yasiel Puig is under consideration for the Home Run Derby, National League captain and Colorado Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki said Thursday. “He’s on the list,” Tulowitzki said. “He’s someone that has a good chance. I&...
  • Dodgers' Hanley Ramirez: 'They want me to take it easy, I can't do it'

    Hanley Ramirez, with his offensive production and defensive range limited by a body that is betraying him, nonetheless insisted on playing Friday. "I can still help this team win games," Ramirez said. Ramirez, making only his second start in the...
  • Clayton Kershaw keeps zeroing in on history as Dodgers blank Rockies

    Clayton Kershaw keeps zeroing in on history as Dodgers blank Rockies
    In the 57 seasons the Dodgers have called Los Angeles their home, only two pitchers have recorded scoreless innings streaks longer than Clayton Kershaw's. Orel Hershiser and Don Drysdale. That's it. Kershaw extended his shutout streak to 36 innings...
  • Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw dominant again in 9-0 win over Rockies

    KEY MOMENT: With Clayton Kershaw pitching for the Dodgers, this game was essentially over when Yasiel Puig launched a two-run home run off Jair Jurrjens in the first inning. The home run was Puig's first in more than a month, since May 28. "How many...
  • Trying to appreciate latest run of greatness by Clayton Kershaw

    Trying to appreciate latest run of greatness by Clayton Kershaw
    And now for a small appreciation for the continuing wonder that is Clayton Kershaw. Or maybe not so small. Where he stands, exactly, remains to be seen, but it’s safe to recognize he needs to be up in the pantheon of special Los Angeles Dodgers...
  • Dodgers' Dan Haren seems to be wearing down

    Dodgers' Dan Haren seems to be wearing down
    Dan Haren is 33 now, his fastball several ticks slower than it was in the days he was an All-Star. At this stage of his career, what happened Saturday was bound to happen. Haren absorbed his worst beating of the season, when he was charged with...