| Mar 31, 2015
| 12:32 PM
Why, you ask? A very good question. It may not come with the greatest answer but it remains a very good question.
On Tuesday -- the day of their final spring home game in Phoenix and when they began making cuts -- the Dodgers announced they had acquired...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 6:43 PM
With the Dodgers scheduled to break camp Wednesday, Adrian Gonzalez was among several veterans permitted to travel to Los Angeles a day early.
As Gonzalez packed his bags, he sounded upbeat about how the lineup has looked during the exhibition season,...
| Mar 29, 2015
| 7:24 PM
AT THE PLATE: Rookie center fielder Joc Pederson blasted his team-leading sixth home run of the spring in the loss to the Giants. In the same game, utilityman Enrique Hernandez hit his fifth home run and catcher Yasmani Grandal doubled twice. Shortstop...
| Mar 28, 2015
| 7:10 PM
David Huff doesn't know what he'll be asked to do this season.
Will he be a starter, as he was Saturday in the Dodgers' 5-4 victory over the Angels? Or a long reliever? Or a situational left-hander?
The 30-year-old, six-year veteran doesn't even...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 4:28 PM
And then there was the Dodgers’ original Cuban. You remember Yasiel Puig, the outfielder with broad shoulders, a charismatic smile, untamed and with natural talent almost oozing from his pores.
Just in case San Diego had forgotten, he put on a...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 1:09 PM
And this is why you should be just a tad nervous about the Dodgers' rotation.
Which is not to say it won’t be phenomenal. It absolutely could be with some luck. Any rotation that leads off with Clayton Kershaw and Zack Greinke figures to be...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 4:58 PM
Interesting couple of days for the Dodgers’ pitching staff. Hyun-Jin Ryu goes down with a sore shoulder, Clayton Kershaw gets a tooth chipped and then loses again, and now on Saturday, they lost one of their best-looking rotation replacements....
| Mar 10, 2015
| 6:58 PM
ON THE MOUND: In his second start of the spring, Clayton Kershaw gave up a run and three hits over three innings. Kershaw walked one, struck out two and gave up a third-inning solo home run to Nick Hundley. "Had a few more misfires than the last start,...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 8:27 PM
DODGERS 7, SEATTLE MARINERS 4; DODGERS 10, BREWERS 1
AT THE PLATE: The Dodgers benefited from their opponents' defensive problems in their two split-squad games, as the Mariners and Brewers both committed three errors. In the victory over the Mariners,...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 5:20 PM
The bullpen was the Dodgers’ most challenging -- see, I can be polite -- area last season, and now with closer Kenley Jansen out perhaps the first six weeks of the season, it might be even more so in 2015.
The Dodgers have more new arms in the...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 6:10 PM
He is baseball’s ultimate leadoff hitter, its definitive No. 1 starter, the first name penciled on history’s all-time lineup card.
Now he’d settle for a job.
Meet David Aardsma, tops in the baseball encyclopedia but buried on the...