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  • Dodgers win, Kershaw's streak ends and Crawford sits

    Dodgers win, Kershaw's streak ends and Crawford sits
    Carl Crawford was on the disabled list for six weeks that felt like an eternity. When he was activated Thursday, he found himself waiting some more. Crawford wasn't in left field for the Dodgers' 2-1 victory over the San Diego Padres. He was on the...
  • Why Yasiel Puig in center field might be the Dodgers' best move

    Why Yasiel Puig in center field might be the Dodgers' best move
    So it’s whatever makes Matt Kemp feel all comfy and cozy? Not really, though there does seem some of that. Dodgers Manager Don Mattingly said Tuesday he’s thinking of moving Yasiel Puig to center, which would allow Kemp to remain in right....
  • Yasiel Puig out of Dodgers lineup because of sore hand

    Yasiel Puig out of Dodgers lineup because of sore hand
    His left hand struck by a pitch the previous day, Yasiel Puig won’t play Sunday in the Dodgers series finale against the St. Louis Cardinals. “He’s still sore and a little bit swollen,” Manager Don Mattingly said. Preliminary X-...
  • Dodgers rally late to beat Cardinals, 4-3

    KEY MOMENT: With the score tied, 3-3, A.J. Ellis led off the ninth inning with a double to right-center field and was replaced on the basepaths by Miguel Rojas. Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal struck Hanley Ramirez on the left hand with a 99-mph...
  • Dodgers get payback for hit batters in 4-3 win against Cardinals

    Watching from the on-deck circle as Hanley Ramirez was struck by a fastball for the second time Sunday night, Adrian Gonzalez's initial instinct was to exact revenge in the most dramatic way possible. "Your first emotion is to hit a home run and stand...
  • Matt Kemp turns into the Dodgers' right fielder today

    Matt Kemp turns into the Dodgers' right fielder today
    Well, Matt Kemp said he didn’t envision remaining a left fielder. I didn’t envision myself ever coming back from vacation, either, but here we are. I’m done with the pina coladas, and at least for the day, Kemp is no longer in left....
  • Hanley Ramirez, Yasiel Puig not in Dodgers lineup Monday

    Hanley Ramirezand Yasiel Puig won’t be in the lineup Monday for the Dodgers’ series opener against the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park. Ramirez was struck on his left hand the previous night by a 98-mph fastball delivered by St. Louis...
  • Hyun-Jin Ryu continues road warrior routine in 5-2 win over Pirates

    Home may be where the heart is, but for Hyun-Jin Ryu the road is where the victories wait. Ryu made his first start of the second half Monday and made himself all at home and cozy in Pittsburgh’s PNC Park, pitching the Dodgers to a 5-2 victory...
  • Matt Kemp enjoys playing right field in Dodgers' 5-2 victory

    Matt Kemp bounced into the clubhouse with a smile Monday night. "You see that?" he said. With Yasiel Puig out of the lineup because of a bruised left hand, Kemp played right field in the Dodgers' 5-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park....
  • Are the Dodgers showing actual signs of defensive improvement?

    Shh, it might be best not to say this out loud — it sounds so foreign — but the Dodgers currently are not giving games away. They have not committed an error in their past seven consecutive games, which modest as it may seem is a season-best...
  • Yasiel Puig returns to Dodgers lineup; rain delays start in Washington

    Two familiar things returned prior to the Dodgers’ afternoon game in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday, one very welcomed, the other not so much. Yasiel Puig, who had missed two games after a violent collision with the outfield fence in Miami, is...
  • Dee Gordon sparks Dodgers to a 6-2 victory over Giants

    It’s a sports thing -- speed kills. A desired trait in most any sport. The results are often pretty obvious, but sometimes there’s a ripple effect that is not immediately apparent. The struggling Dodgers, almost desperate for a victory, were...