| May 3, 2012
| 4:03 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Making their first official appearance on a gray morning in a nearly empty stadium, new Dodgers owners lighted up the place Wednesday with raucous promise, defiant hope and only one certainty.
Hang on to your blue, because it's going to be...
| May 5, 2012
| 1:56 PM
On a windy, foggy Friday, there was a break in the clouds as the Dodgers were finishing batting practice.
It wasn't quite Ferris Bueller weather, but for a while the sun shone brightly and it felt a little warmer at Wrigley Field. That was when Todd...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 4:14 PM
1. Rangers (1): Clinging to top spot a week ago, the Rangers added Roy Oswalt and played well in going 5-1 against the lowly Padres and Rockies. Could Yu Darvish share the All-Star clubhouse with Chicago car dealer C.J. Wilson?
2. Yankees (2): Boone...
| Sep 28, 2012
SAN DIEGO — The other night after the Dodgers lost to the Padres, while the media met with Manager Don Mattingly, screaming could be heard from the nearby coaches' dressing room.
"Passionate" screaming? General Manager Ned Colletti says with a...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 5:19 AM
LOS ANGELES -- As was promised by their new owners, this appears to be a new era for the Dodgers.
The Dodgers made one of the most significant and stunning trades in the history of their franchise late Tuesday, acquiring three-time All-Star Hanley...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 7:04 AM
Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer seem to have a problem. A big problem. The Cubs’ top two baseball wonks appear to have developed a hole where their credibility and integrity used to be.
Understand, credibility and integrity rank pretty high in a...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 10:33 PM
It was one of the only moments in Monday's Dodgers news conference that didn't require translation.
Shortly after Hyun-Jin Ryu was introduced as the newest Dodgers pitcher, General Manager Ned Colletti fell out of his chair.
| Mar 27, 2012
| 5:31 PM
This is the part where I try not to act all gleeful, and fail miserably. Fail happily.
Magic Johnson’s group has won the Dodgers.
Can you paint a monster grin in a blog? Is there an app for that? Who knew failing could be so completely wondrous....
| Mar 28, 2012
| 5:54 PM
Outfielder Tony Gwynn Jr. sounded noticeably excited about the news that a group led by Magic Johnson had agreed to purchase the Dodgers.
"I'm pumped," Gwynn said. "I'm only pumped because I'm the biggest Lakers fan. I grew up a huge Magic Johnson fan."...
| Dec 1, 2012
| 3:09 PM
Baseball analysts don't agree on a lot. But for months just about everyone has said that this class of free agents is weak, and that Zack Greinke is the best guy in it.
In other words, it's a great time to be Greinke.
But how about the team that signs...
| Oct 2, 2012
There's no quit here, although I can only imagine how many folks wish I was on the verge of elimination.
Before Monday's all-important Dodger game, I go to the clubhouse to remind Andre Ethier how important he is to the team.
It's a discussion that will...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 4:35 PM
We will have a live chat at 3 p.m. Monday. There will be plenty to discuss, including of course, Miami's meltdown against Dallas. -- The Times' Helene Elliott ranked Mitch Kupchak as the best general manager of the six who run Southland baseball,...