| May 18, 2013
| 2:27 PM
The Dodgers have bullpen problems and hitting with runners in scoring position problems and health in the rotation problems.
And one other little thing: They’re a lousy defensive team.
This defensive trouble might come as a surprise. All three...
| May 4, 2013
| 1:32 PM
The Dodgers are long past making the kind of roster moves they’d like to make, so here comes Dee Gordon.
It is not a very attractive development, but the kind a team is forced to make when they’re asking for a show of hands of the healthy...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 11:16 PM
Before Andre Ethier touched home plate, his teammates were leaping out of the dugout. The fans at Dodger Stadium were leaping out of their seats.
October came early to Los Angeles and everyone wearing blue wanted to celebrate.
The latest magical...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 11:42 PM
Yeah, right, and apparently pigs can fly. Because the Dodgers can seemingly win every kind of ridiculous game known to man, and a few never before known.
The Dodgers won again Wednesday, won in perhaps their most unlikely fashion yet. They won when they...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 4:59 PM
The palpable frustration is creeping back for the Dodgers as Puigmania slowly loses its freshness.
The images were clear Sunday: Adrian Gonzalez staring blankly at the baseball in his left hand after making an error that led to four runs in the third...
| May 4, 2013
| 12:35 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Hanley Ramirez hobbled to his locker. Adrian Gonzalez walked out of the clubhouse clutching a neck brace.
Those were the defining images for the Dodgers on Friday, more so than the shuffle off the field after Buster Posey hit the walk-...
| May 30, 2013
| 10:00 PM
The Dodgers started the day by placing Matt Kemp on the disabled list and shelving A.J. Ellis with a sore side amid growing concern over nerve problems in the pitching hand of Josh Beckett.
Nowhere to go but up? Come on, these are your 2013 Dodgers....
| Jun 15, 2013
| 5:15 PM
Say this for the Dodgers, they may not win a lot, but when they do, they tend to make it interesting.
They seemed all set to win a routine game Saturday -- getting great starting pitching, a spurt of timely hitting and even a game-saving defensive...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 10:26 PM
The scoreboard must be a depressing place for the Arizona Diamondbacks these days. Every time they look at it, it must seem the Dodgers are winning.
Because clearly, that is all the Dodgers do these days. Win against the weak and strong, against the...
| May 2, 2013
| 6:40 AM
Now this seems an experiment worth undertaking:
Dee Gordon, second baseman.
For the last two days, Gordon has been taking pregame grounders for the Albuquerque Isotopes at second base.
This is not because second baseman Mark Ellis is more...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 1:45 PM
A month ago, the Dodgers were adrift. Riddled by injury, they were the season’s biggest disappointment —their lineup unproductive, their bullpen unreliable, their rotation in constant flux, their manager’s job status under scrutiny....