| 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,...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 9:18 PM
The Dodgers announced their 25-man roster before opening the regular season against the Arizona Diamondbacks in Australia, and if it mostly came out as expected, it wasn’t devoid of surprise.
Alex Guerrero, the Cuban infielder who did not play...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 3:15 PM
Sorry to break it to you, but you may have to back off a tad on those Brandon League jeers. He’s been such a favorite whipping boy the two seasons, this could prove tough. But once Juan Uribe’s name brought catcalls, and just look how you love...
| 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 5, 2014
| 5:05 PM
Ah, yes, best-laid plans and all. Looked swell on paper, but the execution proved somewhat lacking.
Dodgers Manager Don Mattingly decided to use an almost exclusive right-handed lineup against left-hander Madison Bumgarner on Saturday afternoon,...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 2:58 PM
The future made an appearance for the Dodgers on Friday. Not the one coming this season maybe, but some season not too far distant.
Right-hander Zach Lee, the Dodgers’ No. 1 pick in 2010 who had been slowed by a muscle strain in his back,...
| May 17, 2014
| 2:06 PM
Gushing is so unbecoming, unless you know, they’re gushing about you. Then a modest amount is permitted, or required.
Manager Don Mattingly seemed almost giddy Friday when describing Hyun-Jin Ryu’s simulated game and previous bullpen...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 9:30 PM
Last season Adrian Gonzalez would dismiss it, acting completely unimpressed by his power displays despite leading the Dodgers with 22 home runs.
Seems he’s going to need a new approach for 2014.
Gonzalez made his 1,500th career hit Saturday...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 3:22 PM
About the Dodgers’ four-outfielder problem ... while in the crowded neighborhood, could they make it a five-outfielder dilemma?
Hey, spring is for those who dream, so you could excuse the Dodgers if they were feeling a tad wishful Friday after...