| Apr 29, 2015
Injury-prone left fielder Carl Crawford was placed on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday by the Los Angeles Dodgers after an MRI revealed a tear in his right oblique.
Crawford was injured on a swing that produced his first triple of the season Monday night...
| Apr 28, 2015
Dodgers pitcher Brandon McCarthy will miss the rest of the season with a torn elbow ligament, creating a hole in the middle of the rotation for a Los Angeles team with World Series aspirations.
"This is kind of abrupt. But that's where your depth is...
| Apr 26, 2015
| 8:10 PM
Alex Guerrero has heard the widespread criticisms about his defense. He has heard whispers that he made the Dodgers opening-day roster only because he had the contractual right to refuse a minor league assignment.
"People who say that don't know...
| Apr 25, 2015
| 5:22 PM
Right-hander Scott Baker will be promoted from triple-A Oklahoma City on Sunday to start for the Dodgers in their series finale against the San Diego Padres, Manager Don Mattingly said.
The Times previously reported that the Dodgers were expected to call...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 6:30 AM
In the wake of the Dodgers’ walk-off 3-2 loss to the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday night, Manager Don Mattingly was fuming.
When Brandon Belt singled in the ninth inning to load the bases, Mattingly thought pinch runner Gregor Blanco should...
| Apr 19, 2015
| 8:41 PM
KEY MOMENT: The Rockies had the tying runs on base with one out in the sixth inning and their best hitter, Troy Tulowitzki, at bat. Dodgers starter Brandon McCarthy challenged Tulowitzki with fastballs — one clocked at 96 mph — and got him...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 11:11 PM
ON THE MOUND: Brett Anderson earned his first win with the Dodgers, limiting the Mariners to two runs (one earned) and six hits over five innings. The only earned run charged to Anderson came on a fourth-inning solo home run by Nelson Cruz. The home run...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 8:25 AM
The Next Great Thing.
Not much was expected of this spring of 22-year-old Joc Pederson, owner of 18 mostly forgettable previous major league appearances.
But he absolutely tore up the Pacific Coast League last season and was named its MVP after...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 5:46 PM
Yasiel Puig will be out of the Dodgers lineup for the third consecutive game on Friday as he remains sidelined with a strained left hamstring.
However, Puig said he expects to play Saturday in the second game of the three-game series against the Colorado...
| Apr 19, 2015
| 11:44 AM
Yasiel Puig, hampered by a sore hamstring that has bothered him for almost a week, was not in the Dodgers' starting lineup Sunday.
Puig sat out four days after originally reporting tightness in the hamstring, then returned Saturday but appeared to be...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 11:06 PM
KEY MOMENT: Chris Hatcher served up a one-out single to Buster Posey in the ninth inning, then plunked Justin Maxwell. The ball that struck Maxwell also struck catcher A.J. Ellis on his throwing hand, forcing him out of the game. J.P. Howell replaced...