| Aug 3, 2014
| 8:33 PM
KEY MOMENT: Matt Kemp's fifth home run in six games, a sixth-inning solo blast, reduced the Dodgers' deficit to 3-2. But any chance of a comeback was lost in the eighth inning, when Brandon League walked the bases loaded and gave up three runs. League's...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 11:05 PM
Maybe it wasn’t exactly a perfect night for the Dodgers, but it came as close to an ideal summer evening as they could reasonably imagine.
Beloved broadcaster Vin Scully announced he would return for another season, outfielder Matt Kemp hit his...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 5:11 PM
“We are not desperate!”
Ah, yes, you are.
“We are not panicking.”
No, but you are making everybody else damn nervous.
Manager Don Mattingly said the Dodgers are considering a “bullpen” start, and after Carlos...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 7:45 PM
AT THE PLATE: Catcher A.J. Ellis entered the day with only one home run. On Friday, he hit a pair of two-run home runs, including a blast that capped the Dodgers' six-run first inning. The multi-home run game was the second in Ellis' career. The first, in...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 9:12 PM
So it won’t be easy, or pretty, as the Dodgers try to wrap up the National League West.
Against the Colorado Rockies on Tuesday, there were missed scoring chances by the inning, some lousy baserunning, misbegotten throws, an error, a wild pitch...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 10:39 PM
KEY MOMENTS: With two outs and the bases loaded in the sixth inning, Yasiel Puig worked the count full. Puig took a borderline 3-2 pitch that was called a strike by home plate umpire D.J. Reyburn, ending the inning with the Dodgers still trailing, 5-2....
| Sep 7, 2014
| 5:06 PM
If Adrian Gonzalez could face the Diamondbacks every game, he’d be the stuff of legend. They’d compare Hank Aaron and Babe Ruth to him. They wouldn’t name candy bars after him, but ballparks.
Gonzalez treated the Diamondbacks on Sunday...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 6:26 PM
Not to be presumptuous but … ah, forget it, let’s be insanely presumptuous and say the Dodgers survive the month and advance into the postseason.
Should that happen, their bullpen could look rather different than what we’ve watched...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 11:53 PM
Before the Dodgers’ historic 16-1 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday night, Manager Don Mattingly explained what he saw as the biggest change during the team’s season-best six-game win streak. Finally, the manager said, each of his...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 8:38 PM
The Dodgers have won every game since June 22 that Chris Capuano hasn’t started. Unfortunately for them, it was Capuano (2-6) on the mound for their series finale against the Rockies on Thursday.
He lasted just 4 1/3 innings, allowing six runs...
| May 23, 2013
| 8:35 AM
It has been a tough season so far for Dodgers Manager Don Mattingly. His team is underperforming, his contract runs out at the end of the season, and upper management hasn't exactly given him a lot of glowing endorsements publicly.
But should he be...