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  • Dodgers stand in way of Cubs' plan for Russell Martin

    The biggest stumbling block for the Cubs in their pursuit of free-agent catcher Russell Martin seemingly is the Dodgers' unlimited budget. There's little chance the Pirates will outbid the Cubs, and the Blue Jays don't seem to have the stomach to go...
  • As baseball's Hot Stove League burns, are Dodgers fiddling around?

    As baseball's Hot Stove League burns, are Dodgers fiddling around?
    The Boston Red Sox got Hanley Ramirez, and Pablo Sandoval too. The Dodgers got Juan Nicasio. He is a pitcher, given away by the Colorado Rockies, the team most desperate for pitching in all of baseball. It was that kind of Monday in Los Angeles, on...
  • Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw wins third Cy Young Award by unanimous vote

    Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw wins third Cy Young Award by unanimous vote
    Clayton Kershaw emphasized that he wasn't taking his latest Cy Young Award for granted. "You don't want to have anything take away from that," he said. But … "For me, personally, the season didn't end the way I wanted it to," he said. "I...
  • Arbitration deadline to force Dodgers' decision on A.J. Ellis' return

    Arbitration deadline to force Dodgers' decision on A.J. Ellis' return
    Things should get busy for the Dodgers, and other teams, the next two days. And in some cases, more interesting. Tomorrow is the deadline for clubs to tender contracts to arbitration eligible players, and the Dodgers have seven such players. Most...
  • Dodgers face decision over A.J. Ellis, eligible for salary arbitration

    Dodgers face decision over A.J. Ellis, eligible for salary arbitration
    Clayton Kershaw will soon learn whether he will pitch to A.J. Ellis again next season because the Dodgers are facing a deadline that could determine the catcher's future with the team. Ellis is one of seven Dodgers who are eligible for salary...
  • Clayton Kershaw hopes Dodgers' plans include bringing back A.J. Ellis

    Clayton Kershaw hopes Dodgers' plans include bringing back A.J. Ellis
    Shortly after the Dodgers' season ended, Clayton Kershaw imagined a future without his longtime catcher. As Kershaw started talking about the possibility, his voice cracked. "I don't know what I'm going to do if he's not back," Kershaw said. A.J....
  • Letters: The fall of the Dodgers and Angels

    Letters: The fall of the Dodgers and Angels
    The Dodgers and Angels have clearly shown us that regular-season records and inflated payrolls, regardless of how impressive, do not make champions. Championships are earned in the postseason, and happen when each individual player performs to his maximum...
  • There's enough blame to go around for this Dodgers debacle

    There's enough blame to go around for this Dodgers debacle
    The failure ended with baseball's best pitcher turning his back to home plate, dropping his hands to his knees and his head toward the ground, shadowed by a Gateway Arch that hovers over the Dodgers like a pendulum over a pit. The failure happened here,...
  • Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw helps on offense in 4-1 win over Nationals

    Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw helps on offense in 4-1 win over Nationals
    KEY MOMENT: Clayton Kershaw is more than just the best pitcher in the National League, he's also a good hitter and a daring baserunner, two talents he used to break open a scoreless game in the fifth inning. After singling with one out, he went from first...
  • Clayton Kershaw does it again in victory over Nationals

    Clayton Kershaw does it again in victory over Nationals
    Sandy Koufax made a rare visit to Dodger Stadium on Tuesday and you couldn't blame him if he felt as if he was looking into a mirror. Because there on the mound was Koufax's real-life doppelganger, Clayton Kershaw. Sure, it's become a well-worn theme to...
  • Cardinals knock out Clayton Kershaw and Dodgers again, 3-2

    Cardinals knock out Clayton Kershaw and Dodgers again, 3-2
    Clayton Kershaw was dumbfounded. How could this happen again? "I can't really put it into words right now," Kershaw said. "Bad deja vu, all over again." The Dodgers' season ended with a defeat to the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium —...