| Oct 8, 2014
| 9:15 AM
Josh Beckett, one of the best big-game pitchers of his generation, is retiring after 14 seasons.
After the Los Angeles Dodgers were eliminated from the playoffs Tuesday, the right-hander told MLB.com that his ailing hip is prompting him to call it a...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 6:52 PM
Shortly after the Dodgers' season ended, Clayton Kershaw imagined a future without his longtime catcher. As Kershaw started talking about the possibility, his voice cracked.
"I don't know what I'm going to do if he's not back," Kershaw said.
| Oct 8, 2014
| 8:00 PM
Dodger Stadium sat empty Wednesday, the postseason logos already starting to fade in the grass. The Dodgers would have preferred to play Game 5 of the National League division series on their home field Thursday. Instead, the focus shifts from the field...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 9:05 PM
Two days after the Dodgers were eliminated from the playoffs, Manager Don Mattingly said he would be "surprised" if the team didn't retain General Manager Ned Colletti, whose future was becoming a source of widespread speculation.
"We came in today...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 8:06 PM
A week after the abrupt end to one of their most disappointing postseasons, the Dodgers made a move that could change a culture.
Andrew Friedman, a 37-year-old former investment banker who built the Tampa Bay Rays into perennial contenders with low...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 2:10 PM
The 1 p.m. non-waiver trade deadline on Thursday passed without the Dodgers reinforcing their pitching staff or finding Matt Kemp a new home.
General Manager Ned Colletti warned of this scenario Wednesday night, when he said he didn’t want to trade...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 10:18 PM
In this crazy week, when trade rumors are amplified and dissected with every passing second, the Dodgers commanded the attention of their fans Tuesday with two words: "BREAKING NEWS."
On the public address system. On the video board. In the second...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 10:38 PM
KEY MOMENT: Clayton Kershaw is more than just the best pitcher in the National League, he's also a good hitter and a daring baserunner, two talents he used to break open a scoreless game in the fifth inning. After singling with one out, he went from first...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 6:48 PM
When is a surplus not really a surplus?
When the Dodgers tell you so, or at least in the moments that pass for baseball’s off-season, they do.
As everyone knows -- and the new management team readily admits -- the Dodgers have too many...
| 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...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 8:44 PM
Evan Longoria was in the major leagues for less than a week when Andrew Friedman signed him to a contract guaranteed for $17.5 million. In addition to saving the Tampa Bay Rays millions of dollars in the arbitration process, Friedman's foresight has...