| Jul 6, 2013
| 5:13 PM
Dodgers left-hander Clayton Kershaw will be making his third consecutive All-Star game appearance and Angels outfielder Mike Trout his second.
And rookie sensation Yasiel Puig of the Dodgers still has a chance of making his first.
Puig, who has played...
| 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...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 8:48 PM
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The distance between the frontyard of Ricky and David Nolasco's boyhood home in Rialto and the mound at Dodger Stadium is best measured in...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 10:49 PM
After a five-hour, 14-inning win over the Arizona Diamondbacks, the Dodgers didn’t get home until 4 a.m. Thursday. As a result, Manager Don Mattingly canceled batting practice.
Turns out they didn’t need it anyway, tallying 13 hits in a 6-...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 4:19 PM
In the early years of fantasy baseball, Rickey Henderson was a god. His combination of speed and power, unrivaled at the time, gave his owners a huge advantage. Staff writer Tim Hubbard looks at a few lesser-known players who provide the best of both...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 3:54 PM
In rebuilding the Orioles into a contender, manager Buck Showalter knew a greater priority needed to be placed on playing exceptional defense.
Now, after a year during which the club set new standards for defensive excellence, the Orioles are being...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 4:31 PM
After slugging his way to a major league-high 33 home runs — five more than the next highest total and nine more than the third — Orioles first baseman Chris Davis will have the opportunity to showcase his power in front of a national audience...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 11:17 AM
NEW YORK -- Chris Davis has been named the American League's cleanup hitter for Tuesday night's All-Star Game, manager Jim Leyland announced.
The Orioles first baseman, starting in his first All-Star appearace, leads the majors with 37 homers. He...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 7:11 PM
More than two decades after his futile attempt to draw Penn State's attention as a player, James Franklin was hired Saturday by the university as its football coach.
Franklin, 41, replaces Bill O'Brien, who left for the NFL's Houston Texans coaching job...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 9:30 PM
Last season Adrian Gonzalez would dismiss it, acting completely unimpressed by his power displays despite leading the Dodgers with 22 home runs.
Seems he’s going to need a new approach for 2014.
Gonzalez made his 1,500th career hit Saturday...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 3:42 PM
Ubaldo Jimenez’s baseball career is well-documented. His ups and downs in the major leagues have been thoroughly dissected.
A wunderkind who once was among baseball’s best young pitchers, Jimenez’s career trajectory plummeted...