| Mar 10, 2014
| 4:58 PM
I believe it was that great baseball sage, Daffy Duck, who said of the Dodgers’ bullpen: “What a predicament!”
The Dodgers are flush with relievers. Stocked with veteran arms. Have three former closers backing up Kenley Jansen....
| Mar 12, 2014
| 7:10 PM
Diamondbacks 9, Dodgers 2
AT THE PLATE: Andre Ethier doubled in two runs in the first inning. He was two for three, raising his spring average to .357. Adrian Gonzalez was one for two and drew his fifth walk of the exhibition season. Gonzalez is batting...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 12:51 PM
So it's time for spring roster stories, our favorite guessing game. This year it’s even more fun, or at least complicated, what with the Dodgers actually looking at three or four different rosters.
But they leave Sunday for Down Under, so time...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 6:14 PM
Cubs 5, Dodgers 2
AT THE PLATE: Dee Gordon was two for three with a run-scoring triple — his third of the exhibition season. Alex Guerrero, who replaced Gordon at second base, hit a two-run double to left-center field in the seventh inning. Miguel...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 11:06 PM
AT THE PLATE: The Dodgers turned two White Sox errors into five runs in the sixth inning. Clayton Kershaw scored on an error by third baseman Conor Gillaspie for the Dodgers' first run. Adrian Gonzalez tied the game, 2-2, with a two-out infield hit that...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 11:14 PM
AT THE PLATE: White Sox starter Hector Noesi hadn't won a game in more than two years, but the Dodgers made him look like Juan Marichal. Noesi, a 27-year-old right-hander with a 4-19 career record before Tuesday, ended a personal 14-game losing streak,...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 7:06 PM
In a shocking development to absolutely no one, the Dodgers selected a pitcher with their first-round pick in Thursday’s Major League Baseball draft.
The Dodgers picked right-hander Grant Holmes from Conway High in South Carolina with the 22nd...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 3:08 PM
One infielder headed out and one came on down. And the bigger prospect headed out.
Prior to Friday’s game against the Rockies, the Dodgers optioned Erisbel Arruebarrena back to triple-A Albuquerque and called up infielder Miguel Rojas from the...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 3:52 PM
Nothing like an early scare. It is spring training, of course, time to get used to holding the breath.
For the Dodgers, the early scare in their 4-3 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks Thursday at Camelback Ranch when Australia’s favorite...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 3:44 PM
Here’s a free tip to that legion of relievers making plans to be in the Dodgers’ bullpen this season: Better be on your game early and often.
General Manager Ned Colletti has assembled a relief corps of pitchers who are used to being in at...
| May 28, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Bad signs that Carl Crawford and his sprained ankle are going to be out for some time:
He was brought into Tuesday’s postgame clubhouse in a wheelchair. He limped into the shower and returned on crutches and with his left foot in a boot. Then he...