| May 20, 2009
Maybe there's a reason why Chad Billingsley hails from Defiance, Ohio.
Although the Dodgers' pitching ace struggled with control problems Tuesday night, Billingsley doggedly held on until Casey Blake's three-run homer in the sixth inning led the...
| May 24, 2009
DODGER STADIUM -- Torii Hunter, nearly down for the count in the fourth inning, got up off the mat to lead the Angels to a 10-7 victory over the Dodgers today in the Freeway Series finale before a crowd of 54,122 at Dodger Stadium.
The Angels center...
| May 26, 2009
How's this for unexpected?
The Dodgers are averaging more runs per game since Manny Ramirez's suspension than they were before it.
OK, so the numbers are skewed because of the Dodgers' 16-6 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Monday at Coors Field....
| 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...
| 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...
| Mar 27, 2010
| 9:32 PM
Knuckleballer Charlie Haeger moved closer to earning the fifth spot in the Los Angeles Dodgers' rotation, throwing 5 1-3 scoreless innings in a 3-1 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday.
Haeger gave up just two hits, both singles by Ichiro...
| Apr 17, 2010
| 10:43 PM
Tim Lincecum knows he has a much better chance to win a third straight Cy Young Award than a Silver Slugger trophy.
Still, he enjoys handling the bat - particularly when he gets the kind of results he did against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
| May 9, 2010
| 3:50 PM
LOS ANGELES -- Today is Mother's Day. And a new report shows motherhood is completely different than just a few years ago.
First...events are planned throughout Southern California to honor mothers everywhere.
The Pay It Forward Band will spend the...
| 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...