| 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...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 7:37 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — What's worse than playing 16 baseball games in 16 days? How about 16 games in 15 days?
That's the challenge facing the Dodgers after Tuesday's game in Minnesota was postponed by rain and cold. It is scheduled to be made up as part of...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 7:35 AM
Maybe the numbers seem slightly arbitrary, but that doesn’t mean they aren’t impressive.
Zach Greinke is on some kind of roll and has been now for 16 regular season starts. He went six strong innings Friday night, holding the Diamondbacks to...
| May 9, 2014
| 11:16 PM
AT THE PLATE: The Dodgers couldn't do much against Giants starter Madison Bumgarner, who limited them to four hits and a walk over eight innings. Bumgarner struck out eight. The only run he gave up came on a sixth-inning solo home run by Yasiel Puig.
| May 10, 2014
| 8:41 PM
ON THE MOUND: Limiting the Giants to two runs and six hits over seven innings, Zack Greinke improved to 6-1. When pitching immediately after a Dodgers loss, Greinke is 11-1 with a 2.12 earned-run average over two seasons. Brian Wilson loaded the bases...
| 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.
| Mar 30, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Team outlooks are listed in predicted order of finish. Lineups and rotations are projections.
1 l Washington
2013 l 86-76, second place
Last year in playoffs l 2012
They are supposed to blossom after years of suffering, top draft...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 3:23 PM
Rain fell throughout the Arizona area Saturday, forcing the cancellation of several spring games. That would have been bad news for the Dodgers, who are facing a compressed exhibition schedule because of opening the season early in Australia.
| Feb 28, 2014
| 7:28 AM
PHOENIX -- Zack Greinke was walking around the clubhouse without a limp Friday morning, but declined to provide an update on his right calf muscle.
“I have no more comments about my injury,” he said politely.
A day earlier, Greinke was...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 9:02 PM
Dodgers 3, San Diego Padres 2
KEY MOMENT: With Zack Greinke pitching only five innings and Brian Wilson about to be placed on the disabled list, Paco Rodriguez, Chris Withrow and J.P. Howell each pitched a scoreless inning to get the ball to closer...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 10:03 AM
PHOENIX -- The Dodgers plan to remain cautious with Zack Greinke, whose strained right calf felt no better Sunday than it did Saturday.
Greinke has played catch the last two days, and Manager Don Mattingly wouldn’t, or couldn’t, say when he...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 11:07 PM
SAN DIEGO — As Brian Wilson recounted his eighth-inning implosion Sunday, he made certain his failures wouldn't obscure something positive that came out of the Dodgers' 3-1 loss to the San Diego Padres at Petco Park.
Hyun-Jin Ryu was, in Wilson'...