| May 27, 2009
Eric Milton was back.
This time, really.
"Tonight," Milton said, "was more me."
Milton earned his first major league victory in nearly three years in the Dodgers' 7-1 win over the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on Tuesday, limiting the home team to...
| May 28, 2009
Ready for Wrigley Field? Ready for the unpredictable winds in the outfield? For the anxiety that no lead can calm?
"I don't think about it until I get to the park," Dodgers Manager Joe Torre said of the Chicago Cubs' 95-year-old home stadium, where his...
| May 29, 2009
The Dodgers' 2-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Thursday night at Wrigley Field left Manager Joe Torre shaking his head.
Asked how he was doing, Torre laughed.
"I'm doing better now," he said.
With Jonathan Broxton unavailable to pitch, replacement...
| Apr 3, 2008
| 8:45 PM
White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen enjoyed a good laugh Thursday as he watched baseball highlights.
Guillen, whose team had lost its first two games, was able to express some amusement after a collection of contributions brought the White Sox a 2-1...
| May 26, 2008
| 8:56 PM
CLEVELAND — Alexei Ramirez put his future in his own hands Monday night.
Ramirez eschewed the sacrifice-bunt sign and slashed an opposite-field single that led to three runs in the 12th inning and enabled the White Sox to pull out a 6-3 win over...
| Jul 1, 2008
| 11:14 PM
The postgame celebration Tuesday night was crazy and fitting for a White Sox team that pulled off its most amazing achievement en route to its sixth consecutive victory.
Down to their final out, the Sox rebounded in dramatic style when rookie Alexei...
| Jan 18, 2008
Mark Teixeira, Huston Street and Brad Lidge were among 22 players who avoided arbitration by agreeing to contracts Thursday, one day before teams and players exchange figures.
Toronto reliever Scott Downs cashed in on a breakout season, getting a $10...
| Sep 20, 2009
| 8:21 AM
LOS ANGELES -- As he strolled to the bullpen for his pregame warmup, Brad Penny, who left the Dodgers on poor terms after last season, was roundly booed by the fans who arrived early at Dodger Stadium.
But that was nothing compared with the ugly...
| Oct 4, 2009
| 6:57 AM
LOS ANGELES The Dodgers' magic number for clinching the NL West is down to zero -- finally.
After a season-worst five-game losing streak, they came through with one game left in the regular season and beat the stubborn Colorado Rockies 5-0 on...
| Oct 21, 2009
Powered by Ryan Howard, Jayson Werth and all those other big bats, the Philadelphia Phillies are headed back to the World Series.
Werth hit two home runs, Shane Victorino and Pedro Feliz also connected and the defending champions beat the Los Angeles...
| Jun 2, 2009
LOS ANGELES -- It looks like baseball commissioner Bud Selig won't have to worry about how to handle Manny Ramirez's presence at the All-Star Game after all.
The Dodger outfielder, suspended for 50 games for violating baseball's drug policy, dropped to...
| Jun 3, 2009
LOS ANGELES -- Dodgers Manager Joe Torre spent part of Tuesday afternoon lauding his offense. Which seemed strange when you consider that, in its last four games, that offense had been shut out once, had come within two outs of being shut out another time...