| Mar 26, 2013
| 3:52 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. — Sure, there are qualifiers. There always are.
Arizona is a great place to hit. He's on the hottest streak of his life. And if he had been facing him in the regular season, not in late March, the White Sox's Jake Peavy wouldn't...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 9:30 AM
In all the pandemonium of the Dodgers-Diamondbacks seventh-inning brawl Tuesday night, it was hard to tell exactly who landed a punch on whom. Lucky for us, there’s video replay (complete with Vin Scully live play-by-play: “No sense in calling...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 8:39 PM
Josh Beckett is scheduled to undergo surgery the week of July 8 that is expected to sideline him for the remainder of the season.
Beckett was limited to eight largely unproductive starts this season because of numbness in his pitching hand. He will have...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 7:28 PM
There’s good news. And then there’s bad news. And Dodgers pitcher Josh Beckett isn’t really sure where his current situation lands him.
Beckett will be shut down from pitching over the next four weeks, during which he will undergo...
| May 30, 2013
| 6:47 PM
Still uncertain of why he’s lost feeling in his pitching hand, Josh Beckett has booked a Monday appointment with a nerve specialist in Dallas.
Beckett, who is 0-5 with a 5.91 earned-run average, has been on the disabled list since May 15 with a...
| May 15, 2013
| 5:06 PM
One comes back, one heads out. It’s the early story of the Dodgers’ season.
The Dodgers activated right-hander Zack Greinke as expected Wednesday, but made room for him by placing right-hander Josh Beckett on the 15-day disabled list with...
| May 15, 2013
| 6:49 PM
Ugh, it’s come to this. The Dodgers, rich with starting pitching when the season began, are now so decimated they’re fishing in the baseball scrap heap.
Brace yourself: The Dodgers have signed Jonathan Sanchez. ...
| May 10, 2013
The new Dodgers owners, it turns out, jazzed up every corner of Dodger Stadium but one.
The concourses are brighter, the restrooms cleaner, the entertainment snappier. There's still one area, however, that feels wholly unfinished, an inherited...
| May 4, 2013
| 4:42 PM
The Cardinals visit the Cubs for the first time this week. Fireworks are not expected.
But when the Red Sox's Clay Buchholz pitches against the Blue Jays next Saturday, that should be interesting. You know you are doing something right when rivals...
| Apr 23, 2013
Last week's ranking in parentheses
1. Braves (1): They stopped scoring runs over the weekend in Pittsburgh but bought themselves time with the 13-2 start.
2. Giants (2): Tim Lincecum took a shutout into the seventh Saturday, his best start of the...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 12:52 PM
There are some things that can be bought.
A space flight. The chance to be cryogenically frozen. Or maybe just some of the simpler things, like a 12-cylinder Ferrari Testarossa, beachfront property in Turks and Caicos or one of the socks Curt...
| May 4, 2012
| 9:20 PM
Chris Davis drove in the go-ahead run with a single in the top of the 13th inning and the Baltimore Orioles outlasted the Boston Red Sox 6-4 on Friday night.
Mark Reynolds, who hit his first homer of the season in the third, added a sacrifice fly in...