| Jul 7, 2009
Just as thousands in Southern California celebrated the life of a supernaturally gifted entertainer, but possible pedophile, and just as we cheer ourselves hoarse for a steroid cheat because he's a colorful savant who happens to hit the heck out of a...
| Jul 14, 2009
ST. LOUIS -- Prince Fielder beat the hometown sluggers on their own turf.
With Cardinals star Albert Pujols and St. Louis native Ryan Howard eliminated early, Fielder won baseball's Home Run Derby on Monday night with a steady power display that included...
| Jul 17, 2009
LOS ANGELES -- The fans at Dodger Stadium rose and roared as the left fielder stepped into the batter's box.
The left fielder was Juan Pierre.
That Manny Ramirez didn't receive the loudest ovation of the night in his first game back from a 50-game...
| Jul 18, 2009
Early this season the Dodgers carried an eight-game winning streak into Houston, only to have it ended by the then-lowly Astros, who took two of three games in the series.
Now Houston is a much improved ballclub, which it demonstrated by beating up on...
| Jul 23, 2009
LOS ANGELES -- Dodger Stadium was probably never louder this season.
But the roar of the capacity crowd turned into something that pierced eardrums the moment Manny Ramirez drove the only pitch thrown to him on Wednesday night and sent it screaming...
| Jul 24, 2009
LOS ANGELES -- The chills were pure Gibson.
The breathlessness was all Finley.
In the history of the Dodgers' Hollywood homers, the blast was a little bit of each, lacking the history but equaling the histrionics.
Said Dodgers team historian Mark...
| Aug 9, 2009
| 1:07 PM
The silence in the Dodgers' dressing quarters was pierced by an expletive.
For the second consecutive night, the Dodgers fell to the Atlanta Braves in extra innings at Dodger Stadium, this time by a 2-1 score in 10 innings.
The Dodgers, who were nine...
| Feb 29, 2008
VERO BEACH, Fla. -- On the first day of a new exhibition season, an old problem resurfaced.
Two innings into the opening game of Joe Torre's managerial reign and a spring that will probably be the Dodgers' last in Dodgertown, Matt Kemp tried to go from...
| Aug 1, 2007
1. The Beverly Hills Hotel and Bungalows
Still lording from its leafy roost in pink and green. Even if you don't stay here, you can stroll the halls, admiring the photographs of Douglas Fairbanks and Mary Pickford (who lived up the street),...
| Jul 23, 2008
| 1:29 PM
Evening folks. Rod Boone here as tonight's guest blogger and you'll be stuck with me for the next few games. We'll see if the Mets can build off Wednesday night's inspiring extra-inning win over the NL East-leading Marlins. It's Claudio......
| Jul 23, 2008
| 1:29 PM
Hey everyone, Chris Mascaro here to bring you all the live game action of tonight's Mets (27-27) game against the visiting Dodgers (27-28). This is the final game of a four-game set, of which the Mets have won two of......