| Oct 12, 2013
| 3:48 PM
It should be clear to the Dodgers by now, the only way they win a game in the National League Championship Series is if their starter throws a shutout.
After Zack Greinke struck out 10 and gave up only two runs in eight innings in the opener and lost,...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 8:29 PM
Momentum is a one-game deal in the playoffs, and as high as the Dodgers were feeling Monday, they were as low after Tuesday.
The Dodgers fell, 4-2, to the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 4 of the National League Championship Series, leaving them down...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 8:06 PM
Truth is, the Dodgers could not be certain what to expect when Hyun-Jin Ryu took the mound to start Game 3. Not after his disastrous previous outing in the playoffs, and then there was the concern he was hiding an injury.
They just knew they needed a...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 10:35 PM
Columnists and reporters from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch will be sharing their views with Los Angeles Times readers during the National League Championship Series.
By getting all tangled up in (Dodger) blue in Game 3, the Cardinals fumbled away the...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Player | AB | HR | RBIs | Avg.
Matt Holliday | 35 | 1 | 2 | .286
Carlos Beltran | 24 | 0 | 1 | .208
Yadier Molina | 24 | 0 | 1 | .250
David Freese | 17 | 0 | 2 | .235
Matt Carpenter | 15 | 0 | 1 | .200
Adam Wainwright | 6 | 0 | 2 | .333...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 6:08 PM
St. Louis Cardinals vs. Boston Red Sox
Game 1: Wednesday, 5 p.m.
St. Louis (Wainwright, 19-9, 2.94) at Boston (Lester, 15-8, 3.75)
Game 2: Thursday, 5 p.m
St. Louis (Wacha, 4-1, 2.78) at Boston (Lackey, 10-13, 3.52)
Game 3: Saturday,...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 7:01 PM
Kole Calhoun and Peter Bourjos worked out together as Angels teammates in a Phoenix-area gym Friday morning. When the outfielders resume their off-season workouts Monday, it will not be as teammates.
Bourjos was traded to St. Louis for third baseman...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 1:57 PM
ST. LOUIS — Gerrit Cole and the Pittsburgh Pirates played like veterans.
Cole gave up two hits in six dominant innings and had an RBI in his postseason debut, Pedro Alvarez homered for the second straight day and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the...
| May 25, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Get blanked, 7-0, and manage only three hits like the Dodgers did on Friday night, and maybe you think Manager Don Mattingly’s team was completely devoid of his desired true grit.
Not so. It was there in plain sight in the sixth inning when...
| May 27, 2013
| 7:20 AM
Now Dodgers catcher A.J. Ellis has a bruise on his left arm to almost match the one on the right. So nice of the St. Louis Cardinals to keep him in balance and all.
The bruises on his arms will heal, but right now Ellis is more concerned with his...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 12:14 PM
The Washington Post
By Adam Kilgore, Published: September 30
ST. LOUIS — The Washington Nationals played 158 games for the opportunity they arrived at Sunday morning. The baseball season is a complex, twisted endeavor, and the Nationals had reduced...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 5:06 PM
By ANDREW KEH
THE NEW YORK TIMES
WASHINGTON — The atmosphere inside Nationals Park on Thursday never seemed like it would match the relentless vivacity of the previous night, when the city hosted its first post season baseball game since 1933....