| Apr 12, 2014
| 4:22 PM
PHOENIX -- Clayton Kershaw threw off a mound for the first time since he was placed on the disabled list for an inflamed back muscle.
Before the Dodgers faced the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday, Kershaw threw 15 fastballs in the visitors' bullpen at...
| May 6, 2014
| 7:50 PM
There now, feel better?
Clayton Kershaw returned to the Dodgers on Tuesday, and for one night, all was right in their blue-colored world.
Kershaw had not pitched in a major league game since March 22, though the Washington Nationals might have been...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 4:55 PM
Why is L.A. so upset with Mike D'Antoni and Lakers management? We all knew this was a patchwork team that had no chance of actually winning anything this year. Myopic Lakers fans should cheer D'Antoni for not bailing on this squad, and praise Pau Gasol...
| May 8, 2014
| 11:35 PM
Considering the season is only a little more than a month old, the Dodgers went into their series opener against the San Francisco Giants on Thursday with an unusual sense of urgency.
A day that ended with the Giants scoring twice in the 10th inning...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 9:15 PM
It was a good night for numbers, if your baseball leanings tend toward the Dodgers.
There were the numbers of the day, the ones that showed them dropping the Twins, 6-4, on a cold, rainy Wednesday night in Minneapolis.
There were ones spanning the...
| May 8, 2014
| 11:48 PM
ON THE MOUND: Josh Beckett remains in search of his first victory, as he made another solid start for which he wasn't rewarded. Beckett limited the Giants to one run and five hits over 6 2/3 innings, lowering his earned-run average to 2.80 in the process....
| Apr 13, 2014
| 5:10 PM
It wasn’t fair. Not even a little. Not even with the usual belated comeback.
The Dodgers completed their three-game series sweep Sunday of a bad Diamondbacks team that appears intent on getting worse, rolling behind Adrian Gonzalez’s daily...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 11:19 PM
KEY MOMENT: Jamey Wright gave up an 11th-inning double to Rockies pinch-hitter Brandon Barnes, after which Wright was replaced by left-hander J.P. Howell. Facing the left-handed-hitting Charlie Blackmon, Howell gave up a run-scoring single that broke a 2-...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 10:06 PM
There is this one little thing about your first-place Dodgers that probably should be noted. They are 12-8 overall -- or 7-1 against the woeful Arizona Diamondbacks and 5-7 against everyone else.
Could they be a team whose first-place status has been...
| May 10, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Dee Gordon turned around the Dodgers in their game Saturday. In the aftermath of a rare comeback victory that ended a losing streak at three games, Manager Don Mattingly wondered whether Gordon might have turned around their season.
| May 11, 2014
| 9:36 PM
The elements for an emotional victory were in place Sunday, which is why Clayton Kershaw and Kenley Jansen were particularly regretful about their roles in the Dodgers' 10-inning, 7-4 loss to the San Francisco Giants.
Kershaw served up a seventh-...
| May 12, 2014
| 11:04 PM
While calling on the Dodgers to improve their plate discipline and defense, General Manager Ned Colletti said he was generally satisfied with how the team has looked.
Speaking Monday before the Dodgers' 6-5 victory over Miami, Colletti said, "Once we...