| Sep 7, 2013
| 7:20 PM
CINCINNATI — Paco Rodriguez insists he's fine. So does Brian Wilson.
But the two relievers didn't look fine Saturday, combining to retire only two of the seven batters they faced and giving up the game-tying and game-winning runs in the Dodgers'...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 7:23 PM
When the Dodgers take the early lead, they normally win.
Trouble was, little about Friday seemed normal to the Dodgers, except perhaps Hanley Ramirez hitting another home run.
But after Ramirez hit his two-run homer in the first inning, the Dodgers...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 7:55 PM
Everyone else in the National League West just quit right now.
The Dodgers clearly have been possessed, and why would you want to mess with forces you cannot understand?
The first-place Dodgers continued their astounding turnaround Tuesday, overcoming...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 10:14 PM
TORONTO — Their starting pitcher failed to complete five innings. Their new reliever showed why his previous team got rid of him. They trailed by five runs and were down to their last nine outs.
Still, the Dodgers won. And the way they told it...
| 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-...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 5:27 PM
The kids at his elementary school played a game that involved tossing a tennis ball across the yard.
Whenever it was Chris Capuano's turn, everyone backed up a few steps. That's when he realized he was different.
"I threw a little bit harder, a little...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 9:43 PM
Dodgers left fielder Carl Crawford was kept out of the starting lineup for the second consecutive game as he continued Sunday to fight a fever that forced him to an emergency room a day earlier.
"Obviously, it's still going on, his temperature's going...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 8:24 PM
Yasiel Puig's phenomenal rookie season reached a new pinnacle Sunday when he turned a historic display of futility into a footnote washed away by more Dodgers glory.
Puig, after flailing through three of the team's 20 strikeouts against the Cincinnati...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Maybe home is where the heart is but the Dodgers are feeling some particular love for the road.
That would be the road they suddenly and absolutely own. They bring their own fireplace, leather recliner and ottoman, get all comfy and make each ballpark...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 11:06 AM
Yasiel Puig and his sore hand were out of the lineup Sunday, which sounds kind of scary but probably isn’t.
The Dodgers must think it’s a fairly minor injury, because before their game against the Cubs, they optioned outfielder Scott Van...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 7:39 PM
Baseball hasn't seen the last of Nelson Cruz.
Or Jhonny Peralta, Everth Cabrera, Alex Rodriguez or any of the other players suspended Monday for using performance-enhancing drugs .
And that's a problem. Because as long as cheating gets you no more...