| Oct 7, 2014
| 5:24 PM
It was World Series or bust and bust won out.
The Dodgers, baseball’s richest team, did not. Clayton Kershaw, baseball’s best pitcher, did not.
Instead they were filled with all sorts of the wrong emotions after their season came to an end...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 12:31 PM
Now manager Don Mattingly makes the move. Not back in the middle of September when Yasiel Puig had hit .209 without a home run since July 31. Right now, Game 4 of the National League division series and the Dodgers' season on the line.
If it feels a tad...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 11:52 PM
At this stage of the season last year, Matt Kemp was on crutches, calling himself the Dodgers' head cheerleader.
In the wake of the Dodgers' 3-2 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 2 of their National League division series, Kemp can call...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 10:55 PM
His back against a wall in a hallway outside the Dodgers clubhouse, Clayton Kershaw couldn't offer an explanation for what happened Friday night.
In his most important start of the season, the best pitcher on the planet failed.
| Oct 2, 2014
| 2:10 PM
Former Dodger Mark Ellis was left off the St. Louis Cardinals’ postseason roster while right-hander Michael Wacha, who beat the Dodgers twice in last fall’s National League Championship Series, will pitch out of the bullpen, Manager Mike...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 8:45 PM
The Dodgers have a big advantage on offense and with a rotation topped by the best pitcher in baseball, who will be available to start twice in the five-game series if needed.
Add in a deeper, more versatile bench and a bullpen that finally began to hit...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 1:00 PM
The Dodgers cruised into the playoffs, leading the National League West for 106 days and moving into first place to stay with more than two months left in the regular season.
The St. Louis Cardinals clawed their way in, winning 19 of their final 28...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 6:35 PM
All games on WGN-AM 720.
Season series: Cardinals 9-7.
Monday: 7:05 p.m., WGN-9.
RH Adam Wainwright (19-9, 2.45) vs. LH Travis Wood (8-12, 4.86).
Tuesday: 7:05 p.m., WCIU-26.
RH Shelby Miller (10-9, 3.68) vs. RH Kyle Hendricks (7-2, 2.28)....
| Aug 24, 2014
| 2:50 PM
PHILADELPHIA — It's been a while since the Phillies were able to win back-to-back series and it's been even longer since they won one at home against the St. Louis Cardinals.
The club had played 33 series since April 27 — when it beat the...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 7:43 PM
MIAMI – The narrative of how the Diamondbacks evened this four-game set Friday came down to the outcome of six pitches: the two they sent over the left-field wall in the first and the four they converted into double plays.
Both teams did all their...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Orioles manager Buck Showalter tried to bite his tongue when asked about the overturned call that led to his first ejection of the season during the Orioles' 8-3 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday afternoon.
Showalter has defended the new...