| Sep 3, 2014
| 8:58 PM
KEY MOMENT: A one-out throwing error by Justin Turner opened the door for Washington, which broke open a tie game with three unearned runs in the 14th inning. Ian Desmond started the rally by reaching on the error. He moved to second base on a walk, to...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 9:13 PM
Call it dramatic.
"It was a roller coaster ride. Ups and downs," left fielder Carl Crawford said of the Dodgers' 8-5, 14-inning loss to the Washington Nationals on Wednesday, a game that took five hours and 34 minutes and every position player on...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 5:28 PM
Jim Mora and his coaching staff should chip in and buy a steak dinner at the best restaurant in Charlottesville for the Virginia starting quarterback, as he was the Bruins' primary scoring weapon last Saturday. I shudder to think what the outcome would...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 11:43 PM
KEY MOMENT: Kevin Correia moved from the rotation to the bullpen, but the results were the same. Correia gave up the winning run to the Padres in a nightmarish 12th inning. He gave up a leadoff single to Alexi Amarista and walked Yangervis Solarte with...
| 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...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 10:42 PM
KEY MOMENT: The Dodgers moved back into sole possession of first place in the National League with their second walk-off victory of the season, this one courtesy of a sacrifice fly by A.J. Ellis. Adrian Gonzalez led off the ninth inning with a double to...