| Jul 8, 2014
| 10:03 PM
KEY MOMENT: The Dodgers roughed up Justin Verlander for five runs in the first inning, and the home fans booed him off the mound. But Verlander ended up the winning pitcher, as the Tigers tied the score against Hyun-Jin Ryu in the second inning, when they...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 9:25 AM
Carl Crawford will be on the bench when he rejoins the Dodgers this week, Manager Don Mattingly indicated Wednesday.
The Dodgers have ascended to first place in the National League West behind a stabilized outfield of Matt Kemp in left field, Andre...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 4:35 PM
At portable speaker night in Los Angeles, the Dodgers’ offense went into the All-Star break quietly.
The team got another dominating starting pitching performance -- this time from Hyun-Jin Ryu -- but needed another late-inning rally to dispose of...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 10:30 PM
KEY MOMENT: With Clayton Kershaw pitching for the Dodgers, this game was essentially over when Yasiel Puig launched a two-run home run off Jair Jurrjens in the first inning. The home run was Puig's first in more than a month, since May 28. "How many...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 11:20 PM
When talking about his team's performance Friday night, Don Mattingly was back to using words that could be printed in a family newspaper.
With the Dodgers opening a three-game series against the Colorado Rockies with a 7-2 victory at Coors Field,...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 11:06 PM
AT THE PLATE: The Dodgers were limited to one hit over the first seven innings, a bunt single by Dee Gordon to lead off the game. They scored their only run in the eighth inning, when Gordon doubled, stole third base and scored on a groundout by Hanley...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 11:29 PM
Don Mattingly reached his breaking point Wednesday night, using an expletive to describe the Dodgers in the wake of their latest defeat, a 2-1 loss to the Chicago White Sox.
"Basically, we're ... ," Mattingly said. "We're just not that good."
| Jun 6, 2014
| 8:10 AM
Good thing Los Angeles is a hockey town. Otherwise more might be noticing the continued disintegration of those “cruddy” Dodgers.
I was standing in the clubhouse after yet another Dodgers’ home loss this week and a player walked up...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 9:28 PM
Here's how The Times' Bill Shaikin ranks the 30 major league teams this week:
1. OAKLAND: Trout or Cabrera? Try 3B Josh Donaldson, who has outhomered both and leads the majors in runs. (4)
2. TORONTO: 1B Edwin Encarnacion hit 16 home runs in May....
| Jun 8, 2014
| 5:50 PM
The Dodgers did not care if it was all wet, it was victory.
Their win Sunday featured two longtime minor leaguers getting their first career major league hits and Clayton Kershaw doing his thing on the mound as the Dodgers beat the Rockies, 6-1, at...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 3:38 PM
As Carl Crawford approaches his return from the disabled list, the Dodgers' outfield overcrowding is about to resurface as an issue.
Crawford is not promised an everyday job when he comes back. So, although the Dodgers have considered whether to...