| Apr 9, 2014
| 11:50 PM
KEY MOMENT: Yasiel Puig had not played since spraining a thumb on a headfirst dive Saturday. But, as the Dodgers loaded the bases with none out in the ninth inning, there was Puig, headed to the on-deck circle and then the plate, as Dodger Stadium went...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 7:37 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — What's worse than playing 16 baseball games in 16 days? How about 16 games in 15 days?
That's the challenge facing the Dodgers after Tuesday's game in Minnesota was postponed by rain and cold. It is scheduled to be made up as part of...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 11:37 PM
It was only the 10th game of the season for the Dodgers but mark it down as the early leader for their strangest. And, maybe, the most disappointing.
A steal of home, a suicide squeeze by a pitcher, three errors by the Dodgers, a dramatic three-run...
| May 3, 2014
| 9:50 PM
MIAMI — Don Mattingly says he hasn't lost confidence in Carl Crawford. Never mind the .185 batting average entering Saturday. Or the four hits in his last 45 at-bats. Or even the .212 on-base percentage.
“Carl has struggled, but that doesn't...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 7:58 PM
ON THE MOUND: Nearly three weeks after the Dodgers broke camp, veteran left-hander Paul Maholm made his first start for his new team. The pitcher who replaced a sidelined Clayton Kershaw in gave up five runs and seven hits over 41/3 innings. Maholm gave...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 10:59 PM
Dodgers 6, Giants 2
ON THE MOUND: Zack Greinke improved to 2-0 as he limited the Giants to two runs and six hits over six innings. Both runs he allowed came on solo home runs in the sixth inning, one by Brandon Belt and the other by Hunter Pence. Don...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 1:13 AM
Giants 3, Dodgers 2
KEY MOMENT: Brandon League is guaranteed a combined $17 million over this season and next, which is probably why he is still with the Dodgers and Paco Rodriguez isn’t. Because the Dodgers can’t send League to the minor...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 7:23 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Chris Withrow had a 2.60 earned-run average as a rookie last season. He hasn't given up a single run in his six relief appearances this year.
But the hard-throwing 25-year-old right-hander isn't comfortable.
"I always feel like...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 2:33 PM
Smile, what's the use of crying?
You'll find that life is still worthwhile
If you just smile
Come now Dodgers fans, raise up that chinny-chin chin. Sure, the news coming out of the Dodgers’ game Tuesday was of the dark variety.
Two-time Cy Young...
| May 4, 2014
| 5:05 PM
When Stephen Fife took the mound Sunday, he became the second member of the Albuquerque Isotopes' rotation to start a game for the Dodgers in the last four days.
And he probably won't be the last. Because while pitching — especially starting...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 7:05 PM
ON THE MOUND: Dan Haren remained unbeaten with the Dodgers. Haren gave up nine hits and a walk in 5 2/3 innings but limited the damage to three runs. All three were scored in the third inning, which was capped by a solo home run by Eric Chavez. Haren...