| Mar 23, 2015
| 9:37 PM
Bad command or bad blood?
Whatever the case, a series of hit batters resulted in four ejections Monday in the Dodgers’ 7-4 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Dodgers utility man Justin Turner was struck twice.
“You don’t ever...
| Mar 22, 2015
| 11:28 PM
With the injured left-hander Hyun-Jin Ryu ruled out for opening day, would the Dodgers look to trade for another starting pitcher?
Yes, if they can add an arm for the back of their rotation. No, Cole Hamels is not walking through that door.
| Mar 20, 2015
| 10:15 PM
ATHLETICS 3, DODGERS 2 (split squad)
DODGERS 11, RANGERS 6 (split squad)
AT THE PLATE: The Dodgers scored eight runs in the first inning against Texas at the Alamodome, where the right-field foul pole was 275 feet from home plate. Each of the Dodgers'...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 6:10 PM
COLORADO 6, DODGERS 4
DODGERS 11, TEXAS 3
AT THE PLATE: Adrian Gonzalez hit two of the Dodgers' five home runs against the Rangers. The Dodgers hit 10 home runs in two games in San Antonio; they have 20 home runs in 18 games in Arizona. Juan Uribe had...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 5:08 PM
You take the first step, then a second, and you see where it takes you. Or in the case of a pitcher, the first throw. Brett Anderson had not been in a competitive baseball situation since Aug. 5, when his back called and surgery answered.
| Mar 4, 2015
| 3:47 PM
It was the first of 31 practice games, to be followed by 162 regular-season games, and then they hope, a long postseason run.
That makes for a serious amount of games, so there’s no getting too excited about one exhibition game, let alone the very...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 6:39 PM
If Juan Uribe's once-every-five-years theory is to be believed, the Dodgers will win the World Series this season.
"I won my first ring in 2005," Uribe said in Spanish. "I won my second in 2010. Now, we're in 2015."
Uribe won his first championship...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 6:41 PM
The news that emerged from the Dodgers' spring-training facility Monday wasn't as much news as it was confirmation of the obvious: Clayton Kershaw will be the Dodgers' opening-day starter.
"That's our plan," Manager Don Mattingly said.
| Feb 28, 2015
| 6:40 PM
When right-hander Mike Bolsinger was in high school, he was part of a Dallas-based travel team that included Clayton Kershaw.
Kershaw, a late bloomer, was the No. 3 starter. The team's two best pitchers were future major leaguers Shawn Tolleson and...
| Feb 28, 2015
| 10:18 AM
Clayton Kershaw will start on the mound Thursday in the Dodgers’ second game of the exhibition season, Manager Don Mattingly said.
The Dodgers will face the Chicago White Sox that day at Camelback Ranch.
The two teams face each other Wednesday...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 8:24 PM
Easy now, handle with care. Let’s be careful out there this spring, particularly with that Dodgers’ starting rotation.
Despite efforts, it’s proven impossible to throw accurately from the mound while in bubble wrap. What to do with...