| May 13, 2014
| 10:58 PM
AT THE PLATE: On the day the Dodgers offered fans bobblehead dolls made in his image, Yasiel Puig was two for three with a run batted in, a double, a run and a walk. Hanley Ramirez continued to show signs he might be close to breaking out of his slump, as...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 3:25 PM
PHOENIX -- Matt Kemp was back in center field Wednesday.
Even though it was in a minor league intrasquad game on a practice field at the Dodgers’ spring-training facility, the development marked a major breakthrough for Kemp, who is recovering from...
| May 25, 2014
| 9:57 AM
PHILADELPHIA – Matt Kemp will start working out in left field during the Dodgers upcoming homestand, Manager Don Mattingly said.
Kemp isn’t in the lineup Sunday for the Dodgers’ series finale in Philadelphia, the third consecutive...
| May 23, 2014
| 10:29 PM
Six days removed from one of the worst games of his career, Clayton Kershaw was smiling again.
Kershaw pitched six scoreless innings Friday in the Dodgers' 2-0 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies, delivering a performance that inspired his teammates,...
| May 24, 2014
| 6:00 PM
Hanley Ramirez didn't play Saturday in the Dodgers' 5-3 defeat to the Philadelphia Phillies, as he was a late scratch from the lineup with what was said to be sore left calf muscle.
That could be significant. Or not.
Considering it's the Dodgers who...
| May 26, 2014
| 3:18 PM
These major accomplishments can prove costly.
Dodgers catcher A.J. Ellis sprained his right ankle in the on-field celebration after Josh Beckett’s no-hitter Sunday in Philadelphia, stepping on, of all things, catcher Drew Butera’s mask....
| 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...
| May 7, 2014
| 10:04 AM
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...
| May 10, 2014
| 5:37 PM
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...
| May 14, 2014
| 1:17 PM
Every game now, Manager Don Mattingly sits a hot bat. Every game, someone is not thrilled, left telling himself to think long term, to think team.
If it’s not a serious problem at the moment, you wonder how long that can last. The Dodgers have...
| May 14, 2014
| 4:42 PM
A.J. Ellis is back and in the lineup.
The Dodgers’ primary catcher was activated from the disabled list prior to Wednesday’s homestand finale against the Miami Marlins and immediately placed in the starting lineup.
Catcher Miguel Olivo was...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 4:40 PM
And off they go, into the blue skies to see just how much sleep they can actually manage during a 17-hour flight. Maybe Clayton Kershaw should have squeezed his ping-pong table on board.
The Dodgers wrapped up their condensed spring training in...