| Jul 2, 2015
| 2:48 PM
Money can’t buy you love, but it comes in pretty handy when you’re trying to stockpile a baseball farm system.
Shortly after the Dodgers blew out their international signing pool money Thursday with several high-priced deals, they...
| Jul 1, 2015
| 8:06 PM
In his playing days, Dodgers Manager Don Mattingly served under managers not exactly known for their even temperament. Most famous among them, of course, was Yankees Manager Billy Martin.
Since then, the emergence of the advanced-statistical approach to...
| Jul 1, 2015
| 5:22 AM
You probably want to forget June, if you’re a Dodgers fan. The offense was a dud. The rotation was still makeshift. In the end, even the bullpen showed cracks.
The best the Dodgers could have hoped for was to weather the decline and try to move...
| Jun 22, 2015
| 7:37 PM
When Dodgers owner Mark Walter lured general manager Andrew Friedman from the Rays with a record five-year, $35 million deal in October, Cubs President Theo Epstein had two good reasons to celebrate.
Not only would Rays manager Joe Maddon be available...
| Jun 20, 2015
| 6:28 PM
The Dodgers, who have signed five Cuban players, have been among the major league's most aggressive teams in pursuing talent from the Caribbean island. The Angels have signed one such player. A look at each of the players under the control of local teams:...
| Jun 13, 2015
| 7:06 PM
The Minnesota Twins announced Saturday they are calling up top prospect Byron Buxton from the minor leagues. Buxton will make his major league debut less than a week after the Houston Astros promoted prized prospect Carlos Correa.
Could the Dodgers do...
| Jun 11, 2015
| 5:54 PM
Dodgers left-hander Brett Anderson has pitched 12 2/3 innings in June. That would be about as ordinary as statistics can get, except for this: Over the previous five years, Anderson pitched a total of seven innings in June.
When the Dodgers signed the...
| Jun 10, 2015
| 11:35 PM
KEY MOMENT: With one out in the bottom of the ninth, Arizona reliever Daniel Hudson issued back-to-back walks to Yasiel Puig and Adrian Gonzalez. Howie Kendrick then hit a walk-off single, completing the Dodgers' sweep of the Diamondbacks.
AT THE PLATE:...
| Jun 5, 2015
| 9:54 PM
White Sox: Adam Eaton refers to Sox as "Jekyll and Hyde," though "Barnum and Bailey" also fits.
Indians: More fans go to Quicken Loans Arena to watch Cavaliers on TV than attend Indians home games.
| Jun 3, 2015
| 4:19 PM
Yasiel Puig is scheduled to start a minor league rehabilitation assignment Thursday and could return to the Dodgers lineup next week, Manager Don Mattingly said. The Dodgers’ latest addition from Cuba, infielder Hector Olivera, is also expected to...
| May 30, 2015
| 4:51 PM
BALTIMORE — Joe Maddon made a cameo appearance in the Rays' clubhouse at Camden Yards on Friday, but none of the players was paying any attention.
They continued playing cards and scrolling on their smartphones, oblivious to the scene of Maddon...