| Aug 19, 2013
| 10:00 PM
MIAMI — A few hours before Jose Fernandez faced Yasiel Puig on the mound at Marlins Park, the two rookie-of-the-year candidates met face to face behind the batting cage.
And as the two brightest stars in an expanding universe of Cuban defectors in...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 4:44 PM
Apparently Yasiel Puig and Paco Rodriguez figured Cuba did not have enough heritage, so they decided to provide a bit of their own.
It was Hollywood stuff, naturally, but on the Dodgers’ first Cuban Heritage day, it was Puig who provided the...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 8:24 PM
On they roll, defying most logic and whatever team in their path. The Dodgers are baseball’s current road warriors, a fact they were happy to demonstrate to the St. Louis Cardinals.
The Dodgers won their 15th consecutive road game Monday, edging...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 9:07 PM
The Dodgers looked like that team from midsummer that stormed to the top of the division, while Clayton Kershaw looked a lot like the pitcher they’ve seen all season.
It all proved too much for the Atlanta Braves, who saw the Dodgers jump out to a...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 7:20 PM
It’s panic in the streets! The Dodgers, baseball’s latest world beaters, are in a horrifying slump!
They fell, 6-2, on Monday to the lowly Miami Marlins, marking a second consecutive loss -- which is the first time they have lost consecutive...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Mr. Kemp, meet Mr. Ramirez.
Manager Don Mattingly did this weird thing prior to Tuesday’s game against the Diamondbacks. He handed in a real, live lineup.
Matt Kemp, the guy they thought was still running too tentatively with that sore hamstring...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 5:37 PM
Remember what A.J. Ellis said as the Dodgers celebrated winning their division last month?
“It's amazing what talent can do,” Ellis said.
He could just as easily -- heck more easily -- have said the same thing surrounded by another...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 7:23 PM
So that wasn’t fair. The Dodgers, baseball’s current world-beaters, took on the walking dead known as the Philadelphia Phillies.
The results were predictable, the Dodgers using the pitching of Zack Greinke and the hitting of Hanley Ramirez...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 1:56 PM
They come and go, though sometimes it can feel like they’re just going.
The Dodgers have signed Juan Uribe, Brian Wilson, Dan Haren and Cuban Alex Guerrero this off-season, but have lost their share too, many they would have liked back.
| 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 5, 2013
| 7:17 PM
With her Dodgers dogged by injuries, Emma Amaya made a stop before work at the Our Lady Queen of Angels church in downtown Los Angeles, where she lit a prayer candle for her boys in blue.
The next day, as the team prepared for game one of their series...