| Feb 17, 2015
| 8:53 PM
Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen will start the season on the disabled list as he recovers from a foot operation he underwent Tuesday. Jansen is expected to be sidelined for eight to 12 weeks, meaning he could miss as many as the first five weeks of the...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 5:12 PM
When Kenley Jansen reports to spring training next week with the Dodgers' pitchers and catchers, there's a chance he won't know the player with the next-door locker.
"All these guys are new to me," Jansen said, "so I have to get to know them when I...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 5:07 PM
As spring training approaches, Sergio Santos imagines the possibilities.
He thinks of how he could pitch for the Dodgers, about 30 miles from his alma mater, Mater Dei High in Santa Ana. Or how Vin Scully might tell a story or two about him as he...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 7:30 AM
Will they be better this season?
That’s the big, immediate, simple question. Will the 2015 Dodgers be an improved team over the one seen last season?
You can hate every trade, question every signing and fear for their future once the contracts...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 11:08 AM
The Dodgers won’t have any salary arbitration hearings again this year after agreeing to one-year contracts with closer Kenley Jansen, infielder Justin Turner and right-hander Juan Nicasio.
Jansen, Turner and Nicasio were the team’s last...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 7:45 PM
Outfielder Chris Heisey and the Dodgers avoided salary arbitration, as the two sides agreed Thursday to a 2015 salary of $2.16 million.
Heisey, 30, was acquired from the Cincinnati Reds in the off-season in exchange for right-hander Matt Magill. Heisey...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 6:48 PM
With his oversized beard, tattoo-covered arms and bizarre persona, Brian Wilson was made for Hollywood. He just couldn't get enough hitters out.
Wilson's time with the Dodgers came to an abrupt end Tuesday when he was designated for assignment and...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 12:01 PM
KENLEY JANSEN, 27, closer.
Final 2014 stats: 44 saves in 49 opportunities, 2.76 ERA, 1.13 WHIP, 2-3 record, 13.9 strikeouts per nine innings and a .224 opponent batting average.
Contract status: Arbitration eligible.
The good: In his first full...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 11:34 AM
Things should get busy for the Dodgers, and other teams, the next two days. And in some cases, more interesting.
Tomorrow is the deadline for clubs to tender contracts to arbitration eligible players, and the Dodgers have seven such players.
| Oct 4, 2014
| 11:26 PM
It was a swing for the memories. It was a swing for their lives.
Moments after another dreadful Dodgers pitching collapse against the St. Louis Cardinals Saturday night, Matt Kemp lifted all of Dodger Stadium at the end of a stick with an eighth-...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Once more into the breach, dear Dodgers faithful.
Alas, time is running out after the Dodgers' 3-1 loss to the Cardinals in Game 3 in St. Louis. Now they are down 2-1 in the best-of-five division series, and it’s win Tuesday or it’s a...