| Mar 21, 2014
| 5:34 PM
SYDNEY, Australia — Even on the other side of the world, the Dodgers have been cast as the villains.
The buildup to their season opener Saturday against the Arizona Diamondbacks is reminiscent of the scenario the Dodgers faced when they played the...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 10:15 PM
SYDNEY, Australia — For the Dodgers, this was an opening day that didn't feel like an opening day.
They were on the other side of the planet, in a time zone 18 hours ahead of home. The pregame ceremony didn't include fireworks or the customary...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 11:35 PM
Ah, the good ol' days. Matt Kemp hammering the ball, Clayton Kershaw dropping curves that seemed to fall two feet.
The Dodgers returned to those thrilling days of yesteryear -- or at least 2011 -- in their 4-3 victory over the Diamondbacks Friday...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 4:43 PM
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — The Angels put baseball's new instant-replay system or, to be more precise, a crude facsimile of what will be used in the regular season, to the test for the first time Monday at Salt River Fields.
It did not go well, with...
| Jul 27, 2014
| 3:15 PM
By Mike Wisniewski, The Sports Xchange
PHILADELPHIA — In a game that featured a dozen runs and 29 hits through nine innings, extra innings didn't figure to last too long.
Martin Prado had the game-winning sacrifice fly and pinch-hitter Nick...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 12:10 AM
And in the 14th inning, the Dodgers' bats finally broke through.
Hanley Ramirez crushed the first pitch he saw from Josh Collmenter 15 rows into the right-field stands at Chase Field to break a five-inning deadlock. A.J. Ellis followed with a solo...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 9:16 PM
PHOENIX – After the Orioles’ 14-inning loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks on Wednesday evening, the visiting clubhouse at Chase Field was eerily quiet, the clang of wooden bats being packed and equipment trunk wheels rolling on carpet were the...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 9:35 PM
It’s not easy to give up only two hits in eight innings and lose, as Hyun-Jin Ryu did Monday night, but then very little comes easily to the Dodgers these days.
Ryu gave up only one hit through six innings, but it happened to be good for a two-run...
| Jul 26, 2011
| 10:08 PM
For one night, the Orioles got real comfortable in what has been their own house of horrors, turning the series opener against the Toronto Blue Jays into a glorified round of batting practice.
On the other end of so many beatings at Rogers Centre, the...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 8:36 PM
TORONTO – About two hours before tonight’s game, Orioles center fielder Adam Jones paced around the visiting clubhouse at Rogers Centre and kept repeating to nobody in particular, “Let’s win a series.”
It was more playful...
| Aug 6, 2011
| 7:26 PM
To a man, the Orioles felt that the key sequence in one of their more improbable victories of the season did not come in the bottom of the sixth inning, when Nolan Reimold was responsible for the first hit and baserunner against Brandon Morrow and Adam...