| Jun 25, 2014
| 8:57 PM
Some hits do not help the batting average, but they can win games.
The Dodgers were locked in a 4-4 tie with the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night when A.J. Ellis came to the plate with the bases loaded in the eighth inning. Normally this is an...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 9:55 PM
KEY MOMENT: A.J. Ellis, in the batter's box, turned his back to the mound. It was the eighth inning, with the score tied, 4-4. The bases were loaded. The ball was coming at him. Ellis realized the ball would hit him. He absorbed the hit by pitch, and...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 8:38 PM
KEY MOMENT: The Dodgers scored their first two runs in the fourth inning, which Yasiel Puig led off with a walk. Adrian Gonzalez countered the Cardinals' defensive shift with a bunt single down the third-base line, which set up a run-scoring hit by Matt...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 11:01 PM
KEY MOMENT: With no outs and men on the corners in the fourth inning, Adrian Gonzalez flied out to left field. Dee Gordon tagged up from third base but was thrown out at the plate. As Gordon was running home, Yasiel Puig tried to go from first to second....
| Jun 15, 2014
| 5:03 PM
After the Dodgers fell 6-3 to the Diamondbacks on Sunday, Josh Beckett’s record since his no-hitter fell to 1-3.
And he’s actually pitched well.
Just not well enough to overcome Dodgers miscues, both mental and physical. Not well enough to...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 10:43 PM
Apparently it’s difficult to slump too long these days, if you happen to be the Blue Comet or the Blue Blur or the Big Blue Whatever.
Safe to say, Dee Gordon is fast. And as they love to say in sports, you can’t teach speed.
| Jun 10, 2014
| 10:27 PM
Josh Beckett, take a bow. OK, take several. Soak it all in, allow yourself a small, self-satisfied smile.
It’s early June and he is already a winner. A winner no matter what happens the rest of the way.
Beckett was at it again Tuesday, looking...
| May 31, 2014
| 9:40 PM
EXTRA BASES: The Dodgers scored a season-high 12 runs and ended a three-game losing streak, but they weren't all smiles. Andre Ethier and Manager Don Mattingly appeared to be engaged in a heated argument in the dugout in the bottom of the eighth inning....
| Aug 24, 2014
| 4:35 PM
When does Hyun-Jin Ryu come off the disabled list again?
The Dodgers tried their latest emergency starter again Sunday, and safe to say the results were less than satisfactory. Closer to when-does-this-end material.
Kevin Correia, who struggled but...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 8:47 PM
KEY MOMENT: Trailing by a run, the Dodgers threatened against All-Star closer Craig Kimbrel in the ninth inning, loading the bases with one out. With two on and one out, Adrian Gonzalez hit a line drive that fell inches in front of Justin Upton in left...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 5:05 PM
KEY MOMENT: The game became interesting when Brian Wilson gave up three runs in the eighth inning to reduce the Dodgers' lead from 5-1 to 5-4. Adrian Gonzalez drove in Dee Gordon in the ninth inning to extend the advantage to 6-4, but there were still...