| Sep 25, 2014
| 3:28 PM
And now, on to other things. Besides the post-celebration laundry.
As the playoff schedule so thoughtfully provided, the Dodgers are off today, giving them a full day to drink grandpa’s secret hangover concoction and begin to focus on the...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 10:21 PM
It might not always have been the smoothest of rides, but it offered the desired finish: the National League West title.
The Dodgers won their second consecutive division title Wednesday night, fittingly behind the impressive pitching of Clayton...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 11:22 PM
KEY MOMENT: Matt Kemp singled in the game-winning run in the 10th inning, lifting the Dodgers to their fifth consecutive victory. Kemp had three hits on Wednesday and is batting .486 in his last nine games.
AT THE PLATE: Kemp hit his third home run in...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 6:04 PM
All games on WGN-AM 720.
Season series: Dodgers 6-1 in 2013.
Friday: 9:10 p.m., WGN-9.
RH Kyle Hendricks (1-1, 2.33) vs. RHP Dan Haren (8-8, 4.49).
Saturday: 8:10 p.m., CSN.
LH Tsuyoshi Wada (1-1, 3.38) vs. LH Hyun-jin Ryu (12-5, 3.44)....
| Aug 2, 2014
| 11:30 PM
LOS ANGELES --The sight of rain Saturday night at Dodger Stadium seems to be the only occurrence more rare than a three-game winning streak by the Chicago Cubs.
Light showers started to fall in the bottom of the ninth inning and persisted, as did the...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 11:20 PM
LOS ANGELES -- The Chicago Cubs' ticket list already was stretched with manager Rick Renteria and starting rookie pitcher Kyle Hendricks returning Friday night to Dodger Stadium.
Their level of support was expanded, but it also put stress on the...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 6:24 PM
Asking your boss for a couple days off is difficult for any employee. The degree of difficulty increases when you are a baseball player, in season.
"It was a hard call for me to make," Corey Seager said Sunday, "but I had to."
Seager, the Dodgers' top...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:11 PM
With baseball at the ceremonial midpoint of the season, the biggest overachievers and underachievers are division rivals.
The American League West is home to the teams with the major leagues' best records, the Oakland Athletics (59-36) and the Los...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 8:06 PM
KEY MOMENT: The Dodgers were already down, 4-0, after Zack Greinke faced four batters in the bottom of the first inning. He walked Matt Carpenter, then gave up an infield hit to Kolten Wong. Dee Gordon made a throwing error on Wong's hit, which allowed...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 6:39 PM
It is not unusual for a kid to decide he has no interest in going into the family business. It is a bit different for Lucas Giolito, who turned his back on Hollywood and still might come out ahead in the departments of fame and fortune.
| Jul 19, 2014
| 7:51 PM
Other than the noticeable swelling on the top of Yasiel Puig's left hand, there was no indication anything was wrong.
Puig smiled. He playfully rolled his eyes. He joked.
"I'm not worried about what's happening right now," he said.
But the Dodgers...