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  • Dodgers' losing streak ends as roster machinations continue

    Dodgers' losing streak ends as roster machinations continue
    As Yasiel Puig extended his right leg in a futile attempt to beat a throw to first base in the sixth inning of a 3-0 victory over the San Diego Padres Friday night, he felt something in his left hamstring. Puig limped as he retreated to the visiting...
  • Dodgers send pitcher Carlos Frias back to triple-A Oklahoma City

    Dodgers send pitcher Carlos Frias back to triple-A Oklahoma City
    The Dodgers optioned Carlos Frias back to triple-A Oklahoma City on Thursday. This is where I would like to go all Paul Harvey on you and provide the rest of the story -- like who they’re adding to the roster -- but the Dodgers apparently like...
  • Howie Kendrick's walk-off hit lifts Dodgers after David Huff struggles

    Howie Kendrick's walk-off hit lifts Dodgers after David Huff struggles
    David Huff is a genuinely nice guy who grew up in Huntington Beach and played ball at UCLA. On Tuesday, for the first time, he took the mound for the hometown Dodgers. He had not started a major league game in almost two years. And, as two of the...
  • Dodgers sit Yasiel Puig because of sore hamstring

    Dodgers sit Yasiel Puig because of sore hamstring
    And Tuesday came, and no Yasiel Puig. Turns out the cause of his "hobbling" Monday was a sore left hamstring, and despite telling the Dodgers he felt fine by Tuesday and was ready to go, he was left out of the lineup and replaced by Andre Ethier....
  • Dodgers call on David Huff to make spot start Tuesday

    Dodgers call on David Huff to make spot start Tuesday
    That super top secret the Dodgers were keeping over who their starting pitcher would be Tuesday was finally revealed Monday, and remarkably, bamboo under fingernails ultimately was not required. Taking Hyun-Jin Ryu’s spot in the rotation against...
  • Keeping Dodgers' bench players sharp early is a problem

    Keeping Dodgers' bench players sharp early is a problem
    The Dodgers’ lineup Wednesday night looked exactly like it did Tuesday night. And the only change Tuesday from the opener was switching Yasmani Grandal at catcher for A.J. Ellis. During Monday’s opener, Manager Don Mattingly said he wanted...
  • Dodgers end spring in 6-6 tie with Angels, finally set 25-man roster

    Dodgers end spring in 6-6 tie with Angels, finally set 25-man roster
    The Dodgers’ new front office was very busy this off-season, not only making a flood of trades, but signing a wealth of non-roster invitees. When they finally got around to announcing their 25-man roster Saturday night after their 6-6 tie with the...
  • Freeway Series: Dodgers 6, Angels 6

    Freeway Series: Dodgers 6, Angels 6
    ON THE MOUND: Considering Brett Anderson has pitched fewer than 100 innings in each of his last four seasons, he was relieved to complete his exhibition season without any physical problems. But the Dodgers' No. 4 starter was displeased with his...
  • Spring training Freeway Series: Angels 3, Dodgers 2

    Spring training Freeway Series: Angels 3, Dodgers 2
    Angels 3, Dodgers 2 AT THE PLATE: In his first at-bat at Angel Stadium this season, Mike Trout launched a home run, deep to right-center field. Trout also tripled, walked, stole a base and scored twice. The Angels' star center fielder is batting .463...
  • Dodgers call it a camp, but decisions still loom

    Dodgers call it a camp, but decisions still loom
    They packed their bats and gloves and laptops and called it a camp. For the Dodgers a spring’s work was done. Or as close as they could manage, anyway. The Dodgers completed their Cactus League season Wednesday with an almost fitting 4-4 tie...
  • Howie Kendrick back at Angel Stadium as a Dodger for Freeway Series

    Howie Kendrick back at Angel Stadium as a Dodger for Freeway Series
    In the ballpark he called home for nine seasons, Howie Kendrick will be a visitor Thursday. He and the Dodgers will be at Angel Stadium for the start of the Freeway Series. "I know the place inside and out," Kendrick said. "It will be fun to get to...