| Aug 5, 2014
| 1:53 PM
Ah, yes, it’s that time of year. No, not for beaches and family vacations and pushing the credit card limit. For trying to rush every breathing player with a fat contract through waivers.
The Dodgers, of course, have their share of fat contracts...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 8:59 PM
To the Dodgers, the Arizona Diamondbacks were a little bit like a baby brother crying for attention. You jumped into our pool! You didn't send a star to Australia to promote the opening series this season!
So the Dodgers brushed aside the Diamondbacks...
| May 24, 2014
| 4:31 PM
The bat flip went mainstream last week.
That is why this week should be so intriguing. We generally do not hold a referendum on the popularity of our celebrities, but this is the time when America extends a collective thumbs up or thumbs down to...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 11:50 AM
SYDNEY, Australia — Scott Van Slyke knows this won’t last forever. When Carl Crawford and Matt Kemp return, Van Slyke will be the Dodgers’ fifth outfielder.
But however the remainder of the season unfolds for him, Van Slyke will always...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 6:08 PM
PHOENIX — Told the Dodgers signed free-agent shortstop Erisbel Arruebarrena to a five-year, $25-million contract, Yasiel Puig was flooded with memories of his childhood in Cuba.
Puig and Arruebarrena met as 9-year-olds in Cienfuegos. They played...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 8:06 PM
PHOENIX — Hanley Ramirez reported to spring training Wednesday without a new contract. But if Ramirez was bothered by his inability to secure a multiyear extension over the winter, he didn't show it.
He reiterated how much likes playing in Los...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 7:00 PM
PHOENIX — Explaining how a natural introvert such as himself could flash Mickey Mouse ears in front of more than 50,000 screaming fans, Adrian Gonzalez looked around the Dodgers' locker room.
"It's the clubhouse," he said. "It's the city, it's the...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 5:07 PM
As the Cactus League opens for play Wednesday, the most immediate story line is not difficult to determine: Is there really a rivalry between the Dodgers and the Arizona Diamondbacks?
The Dodgers won the National League West. The Diamondbacks complained...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 8:17 AM
PHOENIX -- Clayton Kershaw might not start for the Dodgers on opening day, but he will pitch in their first exhibition game of the spring.
Kershaw is scheduled to take the mound Wednesday at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick, where the Dodgers will...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 7:30 PM
Dodgers 5, Chicago White Sox 0
AT THE PLATE: Top prospect Joc Pederson hit a two-run, opposite-field home run. Adrian Gonzalez doubled to left-center in the second inning, his second double in as many days. Reserve outfield candidate Mike Baxter doubled...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 10:14 PM
LOS ANGELES -- Clayton Kershaw tossed his first career no-hitter, and the Los Angeles Dodgers pounded the Colorado Rockies 8-0 Wednesday night at Dodger Stadium.
Kershaw (7-2) struck out a career-high 15 and issued no walks in his 107-pitch outing. He...