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  • Dodgers score five runs in fifth inning of 8-2 win over Rockies

    Dodgers score five runs in fifth inning of 8-2 win over Rockies
    ON THE MOUND: Josh Beckett pitched five shutout innings, but was removed in the sixth because of discomfort in his left hip. Beckett said he felt something running the bases in the Dodgers' five-run fifth inning. His journey around the bases included an...
  • Dodgers' streak of limiting walks ends in Denver

    Dodgers' streak of limiting walks ends in Denver
    The Dodgers have already left their mark in history this season. For 39 consecutive games, their starting pitcher walked two or fewer batters, the longest such streak in baseball dating to at least 1900, according to the Elias Sports Bureau. The run...
  • Dodgers' Yasiel Puig to take part in home run derby

    Dodgers' Yasiel Puig to take part in home run derby
    America, get ready for theatrics: Yasiel Puig is in the home run derby. Puig said Tuesday he has accepted a derby invitation from National League captain Troy Tulowitzki. "I'm very thankful," Puig said through an interpreter. Although some players...
  • Hyun-Jin Ryu, Dodgers get roughed up in 14-5 loss to Tigers

    It should have been a lock. An absolutely done deal. The Dodgers scored five runs in the first inning. Then they handed it over to Hyun-Jin Ryu, who was pitching on five days' rest. Ryu was  10-1 with a 1.95 earned-run average starting with the extra...
  • Dodgers barraged by hits in 14-5 loss to Tigers

    Dodgers barraged by hits in 14-5 loss to Tigers
    KEY MOMENT: The Dodgers roughed up Justin Verlander for five runs in the first inning, and the home fans booed him off the mound. But Verlander ended up the winning pitcher, as the Tigers tied the score against Hyun-Jin Ryu in the second inning, when they...
  • Dodgers: Carl Crawford on the bench when he returns

    Carl Crawford will be on the bench when he rejoins the Dodgers this week, Manager Don Mattingly indicated Wednesday. The Dodgers have ascended to first place in the National League West behind a stabilized outfield of Matt Kemp in left field, Andre...
  • Dodgers don't plan to start Carl Crawford in the outfield

    Dodgers don't plan to start Carl Crawford in the outfield
    After 13 months of debate and discussion about how to fit four starting outfielders into three spots, the Dodgers finally have an answer. Yasiel Puig plays right field, Andre Ethier center, Matt Kemp left. Carl Crawford? Left out. The Dodgers flew...
  • Dodgers swept by Detroit Tigers with 4-1 loss

    Dodgers swept by Detroit Tigers with 4-1 loss
    KEY MOMENT: With one out in the first inning, Yasiel Puig tripled. Hanley Ramirez then grounded to shortstop, and Puig was trapped off third base. He did not run home; the contact play was not on. He did not get into a rundown so Ramirez could get to...
  • Dodgers win, Kershaw's streak ends and Crawford sits

    Dodgers win, Kershaw's streak ends and Crawford sits
    Carl Crawford was on the disabled list for six weeks that felt like an eternity. When he was activated Thursday, he found himself waiting some more. Crawford wasn't in left field for the Dodgers' 2-1 victory over the San Diego Padres. He was on the...
  • Angels' Kole Calhoun is proving himself worthy of a full-time role

    Managers don't like to tinker with platoons that are working, but sometimes players can mash their way into full-time roles, as Kole Calhoun is doing with the Angels. Calhoun has shared right field — and the leadoff spot — with Collin...
  • Dodgers fall, 6-3, as Padres get to a struggling Dan Haren

    Dodgers fall, 6-3, as Padres get to a struggling Dan Haren
    It was a night of contradiction for Dan Haren. He allowed just three hits through four innings, but one of those was a home run. The Padres hit the ball hard off Haren all night, but he still managed five strikeouts. And the inning that knocked Haren...