| Apr 20, 2014
| 4:13 PM
Yasiel Puig put on his Sunday best against the worst team in the major leagues.
Puig had a show-stopping throw and a mighty impressive home run, the top highlights of the Dodgers’ 4-1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Josh Beckett and...
| Apr 20, 2014
| 7:00 PM
KEY MOMENT: The Dodgers had a 1-0 lead in the sixth inning, with a man on third base and first base open. The Diamondbacks intentionally walked the left-handed Adrian Gonzalez, so right-hander Josh Collmenter could face the right-handed Yasiel Puig. "I...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 9:05 PM
Adrian Gonzalez arrived Friday in Phoenix batting .189 on the young season and said he wasn’t the least bit worried. He felt his at-bats were good, even if the results were not.
Seems he’s a man who knows his swing. In his two games since...
| May 1, 2014
| 9:40 PM
Who knew the Dodgers could play for Bud Grant? All this time, and it turns out they’re a cold-weather team.
The Dodgers completed their three-game sweep of the Twins in Minneapolis on Thursday, taking the second game of a day-night doubleheader,...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 5:14 PM
Kenley Jansen has appeared in 16 games this season. No pitcher in the major leagues has pitched in more.
If the Dodgers closer sustains that pace, he will pitch in 100 games this season. Mike Marshall has the record with 106 appearances in 1974.
| Apr 19, 2014
| 10:01 PM
Dodgers 8, Diamondbacks 6
KEY MOMENT: The Dodgers were going down quickly against Arizona rookie right-hander Mike Bolsinger early, trailing 4-0 in the middle of the fourth. But the second time through the lineup, the Dodgers began to show significant...
| May 3, 2014
| 8:34 PM
Dee Gordon soared, the bullpen wobbled, the game went – naturally – to extra innings, and then came the unexpected hero.
Slumping Carl Crawford and his .185 batting average had been benched against a right-handed starter Saturday, but he...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 2:04 PM
When is there too much of a good thing?
When it wears down and breaks. There are only so many miles you can put on that ’62 Corvette and the arms of relievers.
Kenley Jansen currently leads all major league pitchers in appearances with 13....
| Apr 27, 2014
| 9:51 PM
Matt Kemp suddenly found himself linked to the Donald Sterling scandal Sunday.
In the hours leading up to the Dodgers' 6-1 defeat by the Colorado Rockies, the celebrity gossip site TMZ released a second audio recording of what was said to be a...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 11:18 PM
PHOENIX -- The last time the Dodgers were at Chase Field, they won the National League West and celebrated by leaping into the swimming pool on the other side of the short wall in right-center field.
A controversy ensued, as some of the Arizona...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 8:10 AM
He did not dazzle. Nor did he cause jaws to drop, heads to shake, or batters to mumble to themselves.
Kenley Jansen appeared rather mortal in the Dodgers' last two games against the Detroit Tigers. Like a guy who could be had, particularly if you happen...