| Feb 19, 2015
| 7:00 AM
With pitchers and catchers reporting Thursday to spring training, the Dodgers already are facing something of a crisis.
Closer Kenley Jansen underwent foot surgery Tuesday and is expected to be sidelined for the first month of the regular season....
| Jan 29, 2015
| 7:30 AM
Will they be better this season?
That’s the big, immediate, simple question. Will the 2015 Dodgers be an improved team over the one seen last season?
You can hate every trade, question every signing and fear for their future once the contracts...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 10:43 PM
When Adrian Gonzalez led the major leagues in runs batted in last season, he was often hitting behind Hanley Ramirez and in front of Matt Kemp.
Ramirez is now with the Boston Red Sox and Kemp is with the San Diego Padres.
But Gonzalez is confident he'...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 7:43 PM
This column should not have to be written. The truths here should go without saying. Any Dodgers fan will understand it implicitly.
But these out-of-towners are running the baseball operations in Chavez Ravine these days, they don't yet know the pulse...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 12:14 PM
Farewell, Hanley Ramirez, parting is such sweet ... what? Sorrow? Not hardly. Cause for celebration? Not exactly that, either.
Maybe Ramirez goes on to remain healthy the next few years, hits the snot out of the ball and makes everyone around Chavez...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 7:33 PM
Clayton Kershaw didn't win a World Series ring this year, but landed the ultimate consolation prize Thursday.
Kershaw was named the most valuable player of the National League, becoming the first pitcher to win the award since Bob Gibson in 1968....
| Oct 28, 2014
| 1:31 PM
Still having trouble watching this World Series and not thinking, “The Dodgers have a better team!”
Except, of course, for that one little area. That bane of their 2014 existence — the bullpen.
Forget for a moment that Adrian...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 8:05 AM
And here we go again, the first of our annual (almost) Daily Dodger in Review posts, starting with:
ADRIAN GONZALEZ, 32, first base.
Final 2014 stats: .276 batting average, team-high 27 homers, major-league best 116 runs batted in, 83 runs, 41...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 4:41 PM
Pretty sure this qualifies as a decent week for Adrian Gonzalez.
Two days after earning his fourth Gold Glove Award, he was named the National League Silver Slugger winner for best hitting first baseman.
Gonzalez becomes just the fourth Dodger to...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 5:25 PM
Clayton Kershaw is not going to win every postseason award. Dodgers teammate Zack Greinke saw to that Tuesday.
Greinke won the 2014 Gold Glove for pitchers in the National League, beating out Kershaw, one of the three announced finalists. It’s the...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 7:32 PM
PHOENIX — Theo Epstein's moment of truth in Chicago finally has arrived, four years after he blew away the baseball world in Boston with the acquisition of Adrian Gonzalez and signing of Carl Crawford to a seven-year, $142 million deal.