| Feb 23, 2014
| 5:53 PM
PHOENIX — In each of the last eight years, Jamey Wright reported to spring training on a minor league contract. All eight times, he made a major league opening-day roster.
Now, at 39, Wright has broken the cycle. The right-handed reliever has a...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 7:30 PM
Dodgers 5, Chicago White Sox 0
AT THE PLATE: Top prospect Joc Pederson hit a two-run, opposite-field home run. Adrian Gonzalez doubled to left-center in the second inning, his second double in as many days. Reserve outfield candidate Mike Baxter doubled...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 12:20 PM
Just for fun, just because it’s the first week of spring games, let’s imagine Seth Rosin continues to throw like he did in the Dodgers’ exhibition opener.
Which is to say, absolute lights out. The 6-foot-6, 250-pound right-hander threw...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 3:44 PM
Here’s a free tip to that legion of relievers making plans to be in the Dodgers’ bullpen this season: Better be on your game early and often.
General Manager Ned Colletti has assembled a relief corps of pitchers who are used to being in at...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 3:22 PM
About the Dodgers’ four-outfielder problem ... while in the crowded neighborhood, could they make it a five-outfielder dilemma?
Hey, spring is for those who dream, so you could excuse the Dodgers if they were feeling a tad wishful Friday after...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 4:17 AM
Just less than three months shy of his 41st birthday, free-agent right-handed pitcher Brett Tomko hopes for one last chance to get back to the major leagues.
Tomko will throw for the Orioles on Friday morning in Orange County, Calif. He aims to...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 3:43 PM
Hope Jamey Wright can adjust.
Wright, who has made a career out of making teams as a non-roster invitee, Monday signed a one-year deal with the Dodgers, The Times’ Dylan Hernandez tweeted.
That’s not the same as saying Wright will...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 7:28 PM
Blast's Ferdinand is Player of the Week
Blast midfielder Max Ferdinand was named the Major Indoor Soccer League Player of the Week after recording seven goals and 16 points over two games in a home-and-home sweep of the Pennsylvania Roar....
| Sep 20, 2013
| 11:45 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – It started out as a must-win.
It eventually became a must-end.
On Friday night (and Saturday morning), the Orioles and Tampa Bay Rays combined for the longest game, time-wise, in both franchises’ histories, a six...
| Oct 3, 2012
They had their chance. For one prolonged, precious moment Tuesday night, the Dodgers had complete control of this crazy race for the National League's second wild card.
The St. Louis Cardinals had just lost. The Dodgers needed only to win to push their...
| May 24, 2012
| 8:31 AM
PHOENIX — The hitting wasn't there. You could see that coming. The Dodgers had not thrown out a lineup without Andre Ethier and Matt Kemp all season.
The pitching, well, that was a little off.
The Arizona Diamondbacks scored early and often...