| Oct 11, 2013
| 12:41 PM
Jerry Hairston Jr. has unwanted company today. He has other bench mates unaccustomed to only viewing the action.
The Dodgers announced their 25-man roster for the National League Championship Series prior to Friday’s opener, and Chris Capuano...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 12:48 PM
That’s a postseason roster, not that it made Jerry Hairston Jr. or Brandon League feel any better.
That’s a roster that took into consideration that games can be managed differently in the playoffs, when moves are designed for the...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 5:29 PM
The Dodgers have told Andre Ethier to be ready to pinch-hit during the first round of the playoffs, and he acknowledged Tuesday that might be all he can do.
"They just said, 'You have to beat a throw from the outfield,' " Ethier said during a team...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 4:49 PM
Make the rounds in the Dodgers' clubhouse and this becomes clear: The players like Don Mattingly. They really, really like him.
Players smile when they talk about him. They laugh when they share stories about him. They sound proud that he'll be...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 12:34 PM
It’s a numbers game now for every team now casting an eye on the playoffs.
Tough decisions await all teams, but perhaps none will be as difficult as those facing the Dodgers.
Only 25 players will open the playoffs, games unlike those in the...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 9:23 PM
PHOENIX — Their weary souls covered in the pained sweat that comes from digging through the deepest of expectations, the Dodgers celebrated the triumphant climax of their regular-season journey Thursday with a most perfect splash.
The boys took...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 8:58 PM
First the good news: Nobody in a Dodgers uniform was injured Sunday.
Now the bad news: Sunday's 4-3 loss to the San Francisco Giants was the Dodgers' third in a row and eighth in 11 games, the team's worst slump in nearly three months. That sliced their...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 1:49 PM
Injuries have been so frequent with the Dodgers this season and Manager Don Mattingly so incredibly wrong in his estimates of how long his wounded would be out, he just doesn’t want to play anymore.
Or he only wants to play.
Either way, it&...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 11:01 PM
In the wake of Tuesday night's street fight at Chavez Ravine, longtime fan Janet Ochoa sent the Dodgers an email.
"You should be ashamed of yourself for your bench-clearing brawls," it read. "Thanks for ruining what used to be fun family time."
| Sep 5, 2013
| 9:30 PM
As the Dodgers sprint toward the postseason, their president still can't forget the guy who stopped running.
It was the eighth inning of Game 7 of the 1991 World Series. Stan Kasten's Atlanta Braves were locked in a scoreless tie with the host Minnesota...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 9:54 PM
The Dodgers have won in a lot of different ways this season, but they haven't specialized in come-from-behind victories.
Before Saturday night, they were 5-38 when trailing after six innings. And there they were in the bottom of the seventh inning,...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 2:10 PM
And then the strangest thing happened.
The Dodgers lost.
It’s true, it happened. There were witnesses and everything.
The Dodgers proved all too human Sunday, a pair of Hanley Ramirez errors in the ninth inning allowing the Phillies to score...