| Oct 16, 2013
| 12:55 PM
It was one of those moments when you shove an elbow into the ribs of the guy sitting next to you and say, “Hey, didja see that?”
In the eighth inning of Monday’s game at Dodger Stadium, a guy in a bear costume jumped on top of the...
| 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 12, 2013
| 12:47 PM
ST. LOUIS -- The Dodgers scratched shortstop Hanley Ramirez as well as center fielder Andre Ethier from their lineup for Game 2 of the National League Championship Series on Saturday.
Ramirez has bruised ribs after being hit by a pitch in the first...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 3:15 PM
A.J. ELLIS, 32, catcher
Final 2013 stats: .238 batting average, 10 home runs, 52 RBIs, .318 on-base and .364 slugging percentages, threw out 44.4% of base stealers (28 of 63), the staff ERA when he caught was 3.06.
Contract status: In second year of...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 12:48 PM
Sometimes they briefly burst on the scene, burn out and are never heard from again.
Elian Herrera momentarily opened eyes when he first arrived on the scene with the Dodgers in 2012, the career minor leaguer hitting a stunning .305 in his first 31...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 3:07 PM
MICHAEL YOUNG, 37, infielder
Final 2013 stats: .279 batting average, eight homers, 46 RBI, .335 on-base and .395 slugging percentages (.314, 0, 4, .321, .392 in 53 plate appearances as a Dodger).
Contract status: A free agent.
The good: Did hit .314...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 1:57 PM
SKIP SCHUMAKER, 33, utility player
Final 2013 stats: .263 batting average, two home runs, 30 RBI, .332 on-base and slugging percentages, 31 runs and 0.00 ERA.
Contract status: Last month signed a two-year, $4.5-million contract with the Reds, with a...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 1:03 PM
JUSTIN SELLERS, 27, infielder
Final 2013 stats: .188 batting average, one homer, two RBI, .263 on-base and .246 slugging percentages in 77 plate appearances.
Contract status: Last year under team control.
The good: Honestly, there's not a lot to...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 2:25 PM
Those versatile bench guys the Dodgers love so much are falling fast.
Having already lost Nick Punto to the A’s last week, they have apparently now lost his buddy, Skip Schumaker, to the Reds.
Nick Rosenthal of Fox Sports reported Monday that...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 10:44 PM
It was all backward, all wrong. The weather was semi-muggy, as if the Dodgers were playing the Cubs in Chicago. The mighty Dodgers offense acted like something the talent-thin Cubs might produce.
And Clayton Kershaw looked almost mortal.
It all turned...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 5:37 PM
The Dodgers got busy with their off-season roster shuffle Wednesday, adding three pitchers to their 40-man.
Right-handers Pedro Baez and Yimi Garcia and left-hander Jarret Martin were added to the roster. The Dodgers also announced the signings of...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 9:10 PM
The game looked like it wanted to go in dozen different directions all at once, squirming and squealing all over the place, unable to lay claim to anything but a wild ride.
And then the Dodgers suddenly seem to say enough, that they had other things...