| Jul 30, 2014
| 2:21 PM
Apparently Darwin Barney really was acquired for insurance purposes.
Barney, who was somewhat conspicuously absent from Dodger Stadium Tuesday after the Dodgers swung the deal with the Cubs early Monday, has been optioned to triple-A Albuquerque....
| Jul 28, 2014
| 2:37 PM
You just knew the Dodgers would make a move before the July 31 non-waiver trading deadline and here it is:
They’ve picked up second baseman Darwin Barney.
OK, so maybe that’s not the deal that clinches the pennant, but I suppose it can&...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 10:43 PM
With Josh Beckett sidelined, Dan Haren inconsistent and the bullpen short on dependable late-inning options, General Manager Ned Colletti said he remains in search of pitching as the July 31 nonwaiver trade deadline approaches.
| Jul 10, 2014
| 10:16 PM
ON THE MOUND: Clayton Kershaw's scoreless streak ended at 41 innings on a sixth-inning solo home run by Chase Headley, but the Dodgers ace was otherwise nearly flawless in a complete-game victory. Kershaw won his eighth consecutive start by limiting the...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 9:39 PM
As Yasiel Puig spoke Sunday about his selection to the All-Star game, he noticed Juan Uribe walking out of the clubhouse.
In Puig's sweater.
In Puig's jeans.
In Puig's shoes.
"Hey, old man, you're leaving with that?" Puig shouted in Spanish.
| Jul 1, 2014
| 6:00 PM
For the sixth time in seven games, shortstop Hanley Ramirez will not be in the starting lineup Tuesday night when the Dodgers play the Cleveland Indians at Dodger Stadium.
Ramirez is recovering from a variety of injuries. The original injury, a sore...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 2:52 PM
Chone Figgins was starting to feel like his old self again, a veteran feeling very few of his 36 years this season.
Then, while running out a bunt this weekend, Figgins strained his left quadriceps, and now he's on the disabled list. Just like that, the...
| Jun 15, 2014
The Dodgers are still waiting for Hanley Ramirez to start hitting and they're still waiting for the kind of winning streak that could define them.
But in the aftermath of a 6-4 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday night at Dodger Stadium,...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 11:12 PM
AT THE PLATE: Starting pitcher Dan Haren helped his own cause by driving in the go-ahead runs with a bases-clearing double in the fourth inning. The three runs driven in by Haren moved the Dodgers in front, 6-3. Dee Gordon hit a two-run home run in the...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 6:47 PM
Some return, some leave. It’s baseball life and the disabled list, and the carousel continued Saturday for the Dodgers.
One day after getting A.J. Ellis and Hanley Ramirez back in the lineup, the Dodgers announced prior to Saturday’s game...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 11:35 PM
Ah, the good ol' days. Matt Kemp hammering the ball, Clayton Kershaw dropping curves that seemed to fall two feet.
The Dodgers returned to those thrilling days of yesteryear -- or at least 2011 -- in their 4-3 victory over the Diamondbacks Friday...