| Feb 21, 2014
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. As a promising high school pitcher in Texas, Brandon Belt would dream about the day he would sign a multimillion-dollar deal with a Major League Baseball team.
This week, Belt got that deal, but not because of his left arm. The young...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 9:38 AM
The Sports Xchange
Atlanta Braves right-hander Julio Teheran agreed to a six-year contract extension, the team announced Friday.
Financial terms were not released but CBS Sports reported that the deal is worth $32.4 million guaranteed and includes an...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 3:28 PM
I’d say Magic Johnson is two-faced, but I guess it’s more like three-faced. Or maybe 223-faced. It gets so hard.
Magic, as you know, was put out there as the face of the Dodgers’ new ownership, a beloved Los Angeles sports figure...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
By J. McCarthy ---------------------------------------
San Francisco is 11-5 in Madison Bumgarner's last 16 starts with 5 days of rest. The Giants are 4-1 in Bumgarner's...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 12:50 AM
This was looking like early in the season. You know, when the Dodgers were in last place and their disabled list resembled an All-Star roster.
The Dodgers were already without Hanley Ramirez, who was ruled out for the weekend with an irritated nerve...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 11:02 PM
The Dodgers can actually afford to lose a few games, but players suddenly falling by the wayside are another matter.
The Dodgers did lose Friday, 4-2, to the San Francisco Giants before a Dodger Stadium crowd of 52,650.
Yet with the Arizona...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 5:12 PM
Stephen Strasburg pitched a four-hitter and struck out 10 in the first complete game of his career, Jayson Werth had his second straight three-hit game and the Washington Nationals completed a three-game sweep with a 6-0 victory over the Philadelphia...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 3:13 PM
Whether by injury or ineffectiveness, nearly all fantasy owners have gaps in their lineups that need to be plugged. Staff writer Tim Hubbard looks at a few players who can be cheap solutions.
New York Mets | SP
Talk about taking a...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 4:32 PM
MLB All-Star Game TV schedule 2013: Baseball’s best head to Citi Field in Queens, N.Y., for the 2013 All-Star Game Tuesday, July 16, at 7:30pm ET on FOX. ALSO SEE: 2013 MLB-All Star Week coverage on MLB Network 2013 MLB Home Run Derby Monday on ESPN...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 5:13 PM
Dodgers left-hander Clayton Kershaw will be making his third consecutive All-Star game appearance and Angels outfielder Mike Trout his second.
And rookie sensation Yasiel Puig of the Dodgers still has a chance of making his first.
Puig, who has played...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 7:36 PM
Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner shut down the Dodgers’ offense for most of the game Saturday afternoon in a 4-2 San Francisco win.
The Giants scored all the runs they needed in the second inning, putting a three-spot up on the board...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 10:21 PM
So really, honestly, this time it could be different? This time a Dodgers team finally approaching full strength and buoyed by the arrival of phenom Yasiel Puig could actually be readying a real run?
There were signs again Monday night that it could...