| Feb 9, 2014
| 12:51 PM
PHOENIX — Paul Maholm understands that he could be asked to pitch out of the bullpen if Josh Beckett claims the fifth spot in the Dodgers rotation.
Maholm said he was informed of the various ways he could be used during the talks that led to his...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 1:09 PM
One year you’re the opening day starting shortstop. The next you’re designated for assignment.
Welcome to the world of Justin Sellers, who was DFA’d on Saturday when the Dodgers officially signed Cuban infielder Erisbel Arruebarrena....
| Apr 30, 2014
| 1:53 PM
The Dodgers admitted the obvious Wednesday -- mainly that their catchers aren't hitting -- by selecting the contract of Miguel Olivo from Triple-A Albuquerque and sending struggling Tim Federowicz back to the minors.
Federowicz was hitting .109 in 46...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 4:09 PM
Last season the Dodgers were fat with starting pitchers, going into camp with eight. As it turned out, even before the first month of the season ended, that was two fewer than they needed.
This year their first four starters -- Clayton Kershaw, Zack...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 5:04 PM
Quick, somebody find Stephen Fife!
That fifth spot in the Dodgers’ rotation is currently looking a tad shaky. Chad Billingsley is coming off Tommy John elbow surgery and not expected back until sometime in May, and Josh Beckett is coming off...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 9:59 PM
KEY MOMENT: Jason Kubel's two-out throw from left field beat the Dodgers' Drew Butera to the plate for what should have been the last out of the third inning, but Butera was able to evade the tag of catcher Kurt Suzuki to score the tying run. The Twins...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 7:38 PM
The Dodgers made a nice, and much deserved, gesture Monday when they dedicated the team’s Dodger Stadium training facility in honor of Dr. Frank Jobe.
Jobe passed away last month at 88 after serving the team for 50 years. He pioneered the so-...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 3:09 PM
Chad Billingsley will pitch Sunday for Class-A Rancho Cucamonga, the first of his five scheduled starts on a minor-league rehabilitation assignment.
Billingsley, who is recovering from Tommy John elbow surgery, last pitched in the major leagues on...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Yasiel Puig returned from an MRI Sunday and appeared in the dugout with his left hand heavily wrapped.
Meanwhile, word had come from Rancho Cucamonga that Chad Billingsley had walked off the field with a trainer in his first rehab start....
| Apr 6, 2014
| 10:59 PM
Dodgers 6, Giants 2
ON THE MOUND: Zack Greinke improved to 2-0 as he limited the Giants to two runs and six hits over six innings. Both runs he allowed came on solo home runs in the sixth inning, one by Brandon Belt and the other by Hunter Pence. Don...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 6:14 PM
Eleven months and one unusual surgery later, it’s the return of Josh Beckett.
Barring something unexpected, Beckett will make his season debut Wednesday night against the Detroit Tigers. No small order -- he is essentially replacing Clayton...