| Sep 3, 2013
| 7:00 AM
With two out and the bases loaded, the Dodgers needed a clutch hit to take the lead. Only one problem — the pitcher was up next.
Clayton Kershaw stepped to the plate looking tall and lanky, his stance slightly open.
"Obviously," he would later...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 11:45 AM
Matt Kemp, who is hitless in the first three games of his minor league rehabilitation assignment, will not return to the Dodgers on Monday.
"He doesn't feel good yet at the plate," Manager Don Mattingly said Sunday. "He's not pushing us to say, 'I...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 4:31 PM
After center fielder Matt Kemp went hitless in his first eight minor league at-bats -- with one ball out of the infield -- Dodgers Manager Don Mattingly said Kemp might be asked to continue his rehabilitation assignment beyond Sunday.
Kemp is expected...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 7:00 PM
In 2009, Carl Crawford stole 60 bases. He has stolen at least 50 bases five times.
In his first full season with the Dodgers, he has stolen 13 bases. He turns 32 this week, and he has been on the disabled list with hamstring injuries in each of the last...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 10:54 AM
The Dodgers had won 10 straight and 42 of their previous 50 games before losing 3-2 to the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday. Writers from around Tribune Co. discuss whether the Dodgers should be concerned that they might be peaking too early. Join the...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 9:32 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Here's something the rest of baseball will find frightening: Although the Dodgers have put together the best 50-game streak by a major league team since 1942, they haven't been at full strength for most of that run.
Matt Kemp has...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 9:08 PM
Mark Walter, the Dodgers' controlling owner, said Friday that he is "absolutely" interested in talking to Hanley Ramirez this winter about extending his contract.
Ramirez's current deal expires at the end of the 2014 season.
"I think a guy like Hanley...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 8:11 PM
This might be the comeback of the year.
Not Zack Greinke, coming back from losing his unsolicited wrestling match with Carlos Quentin. Not Hanley Ramirez, coming back from two injuries that occurred on virtually the same dirt spot in San Francisco,...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 10:39 PM
Outfielder Yasiel Puig has captured Dodgers fans' imagination with his hitting and flair for the dramatic. First baseman Adrian Gonzalez has captured the No. 3 spot in the batting order by being a model of excellence with 17 home runs and 81 runs batted...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 5:52 PM
Matt Kemp stepped on and off an angled wooden device Thursday, stretching the left ankle that has kept him from playing for the Dodgers since July 21.
As he started what’s scheduled to be a three-game rehabilitation assignment to Class-A Rancho...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 7:22 PM
Matt Kemp began his rehabilitation assignment with the Class-A Rancho Cucamonga Quakes on Thursday by grounding out to second base in his first at-bat.
Serving as designated hitter, the Dodgers’ center fielder is scheduled to get four or more at-...