| May 30, 2014
| 7:35 AM
Does it really seem so much to ask?
A little roll? Stringing a few wins together? Some actual movement in a forward direction?
Right now the Dodgers are kings of treading water, which I guess is swell if you’re on a water polo team but doesn&...
| May 31, 2014
| 8:10 AM
It’s crazy, right?
That the Dodgers’ offense would be centered around one guy? That a lineup loaded with Adrian Gonzalez, Matt Kemp, Yasiel Puig, Carl Crawford and Andre Ethier would somehow depend on one player to ignite the offense?...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 10:52 PM
For the second consecutive year, the Dodgers are 71/2 games out of first place after the first game of June.
It all worked out just fine last year, of course. But, on the first day of June 2013, Yasiel Puig was two days from his major league debut,...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 10:55 PM
KEY MOMENT: The Pirates had the bases loaded with two out in the first inning, and Pedro Alvarez hit a ground ball to shortstop — or, at least, to where the shortstop usually plays. However, with the Dodgers' infield shifted to play the left-handed-...
| May 13, 2014
| 10:58 PM
AT THE PLATE: On the day the Dodgers offered fans bobblehead dolls made in his image, Yasiel Puig was two for three with a run batted in, a double, a run and a walk. Hanley Ramirez continued to show signs he might be close to breaking out of his slump, as...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 9:51 PM
Matt Kemp suddenly found himself linked to the Donald Sterling scandal Sunday.
In the hours leading up to the Dodgers' 6-1 defeat by the Colorado Rockies, the celebrity gossip site TMZ released a second audio recording of what was said to be a...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 1:38 PM
There you go, no problem at all. All four outfielders in the lineup at once.
Turns out this would never be a problem, if the Dodgers were just an American League team.
But weather permitting, the Dodgers will play their first road game against an...
| May 3, 2014
| 8:34 PM
Dee Gordon soared, the bullpen wobbled, the game went – naturally – to extra innings, and then came the unexpected hero.
Slumping Carl Crawford and his .185 batting average had been benched against a right-handed starter Saturday, but he...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 4:14 PM
SAN FRANCISCO – In a statement issued by his agent Wednesday, Yasiel Puig said he won’t be saying anything about the recent Los Angeles Magazine article detailing his escape from Cuba.
“I’m aware of the recent articles and new...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 10:19 PM
Not the Dodgers’ best night. Their mighty offense was quiet again. Their ballyhooed bullpen once more failed to deliver. Their most valuable player, Hanley Ramirez, left the game after being hit on the left hand by a pitch.
And, of course, there...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 11:50 PM
As it turns out, we all got the question wrong.
How would the Dodgers split playing time among four outfielders? By the time the Dodgers finally got their four headline outfielders healthy at the same time, they had decided to split time among five...