| Dec 7, 2014
| 5:30 PM
Matt Kemp still doesn't know where he'll be playing next season.
He could return to the Dodgers. He could be traded to a team in search of a right-handed power hitter such as the San Diego Padres, Texas Rangers, Seattle Mariners or Baltimore Orioles....
| Dec 5, 2014
| 11:58 PM
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MLB Team Report - Tampa Bay Rays - INSIDE PITCH
The Tampa Bay Rays entered the 2014 season with World Series expectations, a franchise-record payroll and arguably their most complete team ever, on paper.
They packed up their bags...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 4:22 PM
The hits just keep coming. I mean, the rumors. Anyway, let’s hope they’re only the stuff of silly speculation. Hits are very much needed.
The Dodgers want to move an outfielder, maybe two, and the one getting the most attention is Matt Kemp?...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Andre Ethier was on the move. He had flown into town Thursday to dedicate the Maggie and Andre Ethier Learning Center at the Union Rescue Mission but was catching a quick flight back to Phoenix.
“Hustling back to be home for a playoff game for...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 11:36 PM
Now that Clayton Kershaw has won this third Cy Young, the Dodgers have awarded him somebody even more important.
He has just been given an A.J. Ellis.
In a smart old-school baseball move by the Dodgers' new analytical bosses, Ellis was tendered a one-...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 10:04 PM
Catcher A.J. Ellis is coming back, and apparently so are all seven other Dodgers eligible for arbitration.
The Dodgers signed infielder Darwin Barney to a one-year contract for $2.525 million and tendered contracts to the other seven players prior to...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 11:34 AM
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.
| Nov 26, 2014
| 1:12 PM
Now you see him, now you don’t.
OK, actually you never did see him.
Wednesday the Dodgers moved the Dodger who never quite was, trading infielder Ryan Jackson to the Royals for cash.
Jackson will go down in history as the first player added as...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 7:47 PM
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...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 9:49 PM
The Dodgers started the process of rebuilding their embattled bullpen, acquiring right-hander Joel Peralta in a multi-player deal with the Tampa Bay Rays.
In exchange for Peralta and minor league left-hander Adam Liberatore, the Dodgers traded hard-...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 7:05 AM
Update on that Andrew Friedman checklist: First player added (check), first trade (check), first impact deal … hey, it’s the middle of November. Possibly you just might want to give him a tad more time.
He did make a deal Monday night,...