| Jun 7, 2014
| 9:28 PM
Here's how The Times' Bill Shaikin ranks the 30 major league teams this week:
1. OAKLAND: Trout or Cabrera? Try 3B Josh Donaldson, who has outhomered both and leads the majors in runs. (4)
2. TORONTO: 1B Edwin Encarnacion hit 16 home runs in May....
| Aug 12, 2014
| 9:00 PM
KEY MOMENT: Dan Haren singled with one out in the fifth inning and advanced to third base on a double by Carl Crawford. Haren scored on a groundout by Yasiel Puig and Crawford scored on a single to right field by Matt Kemp. The two runs turned a 2-1...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 9:39 PM
Finally losing to the Atlanta Braves, that was probably inevitable. Losing left-hander Hyun-Jin Ryu to injury, that's not any part of the Dodgers’ future plan.
The Dodgers had gone 5-0 against the Braves this season, but fell, 3-2, on Wednesday at...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 5:30 PM
ATLANTA — The Atlanta Braves' struggling offense badly needed a boost and rookie catcher Christian Bethancourt supplied it.
Bethancourt, promoted from Triple-A Gwinnett on Tuesday, was 3-for-4 with two RBIs and two runs as the Braves defeated the...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 8:01 PM
ATLANTA — Philadelphia right-hander Kyle Kendrick won his third straight start Tuesday, holding the Atlanta Braves scoreless over seven innings in a 4-0 win at Turner Field.
Kendrick (8-11) gave up three hits, two walks and struck out four in...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 5:35 PM
10:05 p.m., Angel Stadium, Anaheim, Calif.
On the mound
RHP Henderson Alvarez (10-5, 2.57) vs. LHP Hector Santiago (3-7, 3.38): With a victory, Alvarez will join Jose Fernandez, Javier Vazquez and Anibal Sanchez as the only Marlins' starters since...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 2:34 PM
Marlins at Braves
When/where: 7:35 p.m., Turner Field, Atlanta
On the air
TV: FSF Radio: 940-AM, 1230-AM (West Palm), 710-AM (Spanish)
On the mound
RHP Tom Koehler (9-9, 3.82) vs. RHP Ervin Santana (13-7, 3.60): Five of Koehler's losses have come on...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 8:02 PM
The Miami Marlins took another stumble on an agonizing road trip of missed opportunities Friday that dealt a severe blow to their dwindling playoff hopes.
Two crushing hits by Braves cleanup hitter Justin Upton and shoddy fielding by the Marlins added...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 8:05 PM
Matt Shoemaker flirted with a no-hitter and the Angels one-hit the Red Sox, 2-0, to complete a rare sweep in Boston.
After plunking the first batter he faced, Shoemaker (12-4) retired 20 straight before Will Middlebrooks broke up the no-hit bid with a...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 9:10 PM
WASHINGTON -- The Washington Nationals are flying high as they head to Atlanta on Friday for a showdown with the Braves.
And left fielder Bryce Harper will certainly be on the trip and not headed to the minor leagues, as rookie manager Matt Williams...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 6:29 PM
Josh Hamilton, who has missed 10 games because of a right-shoulder injury that was severe enough to warrant three cortisone injections from Sept. 4-9, was so encouraged by a workout Monday that the Angels left fielder believes he can return as a...