| Oct 31, 2013
| 12:12 PM
Missing baseball already?
Fear not, seam head, the hot stove league is now officially underway. One day they wrap up the World Series, the next they start anew. And because I know you were wondering, Bovada has listed the Dodgers as 7-1 favorites to win...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 10:22 AM
Maybe you didn’t think of the Dodgers as some great defensive team last season. Solid, maybe, but great?
The Dodgers committed 109 errors, and only the Milwaukee Brewers (corrected) finished with more in the National League.
| Oct 18, 2013
| 8:43 PM
The Dodgers could have imagined a lot of scenarios for their Game 6 Friday night and never come up with the one that actually unfolded.
Not in the wildest dreams or darkest nightmares. Clayton Kershaw almost melting. Their defense unable to make a play....
| Oct 17, 2013
| 6:05 AM
Sometimes it happens so early in a game that you tend to forget about it, or at least overlook it.
The Dodgers rallied with four home runs to win Game 5 of the National League Championship Series on Wednesday, every blow big. They staved off...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 3:15 PM
A.J. ELLIS, 32, catcher
Final 2013 stats: .238 batting average, 10 home runs, 52 RBIs, .318 on-base and .364 slugging percentages, threw out 44.4% of base stealers (28 of 63), the staff ERA when he caught was 3.06.
Contract status: In second year of...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 4:01 PM
It’s the first of November, and how does your team shape up for 2014? Never too early to get overly excited, raise an eyebrow or, for some, to flat-out panic.
The Dodgers are in better shape than most heading into the off-season, or at least the...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 2:23 PM
MARK ELLIS, 36, second base
Final 2013 stats: .270 batting average, six home runs, 48 RBI, 46 runs, .323 on-base and .352 slugging percentages, and six errors.
Contract status: Free agent after his option was declined.
The good: Was a finalist for a...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 12:55 PM
And then a bullet did not bounce off the chest. The baseball world did not fall to its feet. Shock and awe and resignation were notably absent.
The Dodgers lost Wednesday, lost in a realm they had fairly dominated since new ownership took up residence...
| 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,...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 3:57 PM
I hope Chick Hearn doesn't have cable in heaven.
John C. Borrego
How bad was it at Staples Center on Thursday night? It was so bad that that Justin Bieber pulled his pants up, so that he could make a quick getaway. It was so bad...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 4:16 PM
Player; AB; HR; RBIs; Avg.
Carl Crawford |3 | 0 | 0 | .333
AJ Ellis | 3 | 0 | 0 | .333
Mark Ellis | 3 | 0 | 0 | .333
Adrian Gonzalez | 2 | 0 | 0 | .000
Yasiel Puig | 3 | 0 | 0 | .000
Nick Punto | 3 | 0 | 0 | .000
Skip Schumkaer | 3 | 0 | 0 |...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 7:00 PM
PHOENIX — With fewer than three weeks remaining until opening day, the Dodgers don't know who's on second.
Early signs point to newcomer Alex Guerrero starting the season in the minor leagues. Unless that changes, the Dodgers probably will...