| May 20, 2015
DENVER (AP) — Nick Hundley hit a go-ahead homer in the eighth inning and the Colorado Rockies beat Philadelphia 6-5 on Tuesday night to snap the Phillies' six-game winning streak.
Hundley lined a 1-2 pitch from reliever Justin De Fratus (0-1) into...
| May 17, 2015
| 7:03 PM
On the Saturday before Thanksgiving, Mike Bolsinger sat in a Dallas restaurant, with college football to keep his mind off his professional future.
The Arizona Diamondbacks had just cut him. The team with the worst pitching staff of any National...
| May 12, 2015
| 11:04 PM
Andre Ethier went 5 for 5 with a homer and three RBIs, and the Los Angeles Dodgers easily overcame a mammoth home run by Giancarlo Stanton that left the stadium to beat the Miami Marlins 11-1 Tuesday night for their fifth straight victory.
| May 12, 2015
| 10:57 PM
As Giancarlo Stanton rounded the bases at Dodger Stadium on Tuesday night, the fans there did something they rarely do when a visiting player hits a home run. They applauded.
Stanton unofficially became the fourth player to ever send a baseball out of...
| May 11, 2015
| 10:19 PM
Scott Van Slyke hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Los Angeles Dodgers a 5-3 victory over the Miami Marlins on Monday night.
Two innings after throwing out a runner at home plate to complete a double play, Van Slyke...
| May 10, 2015
| 7:40 PM
Dodgers pitching coach Rick Honeycutt walked slowly to the mound where Clayton Kershaw stood wiping his brow. He approached the three-time Cy Young Award winner, extended his hand and gave him a consoling pat on the back.
There was little else to do...
| May 2, 2015
| 6:45 PM
Last week's ranking in parenthesis. Statistics are through Friday's games.
1. KANSAS CITY: The Royals defense already has saved 29 runs. The next-closest team has saved 15. (1)
2. ST. LOUIS: Played 19 consecutive games against the dregs of the NL...
| Apr 30, 2015
| 1:49 PM
As the Dodgers' television blackout extends into a second month of a second season, San Diego Padres fans are watching their team in record numbers.
The Padres had perhaps the splashiest off-season of any major league team, adding such stars as Matt...
| Apr 28, 2015
| 9:02 AM
It is barely two weeks into the season, and the team that employs the best pitcher on the planet and sports a world-record payroll suddenly faces a crisis in its starting rotation.
Brandon McCarthy will miss the rest of the season because of a torn...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 10:30 PM
Dodgers co-owner Magic Johnson said Wednesday he does not believe the team's virtual disappearance from local television has damaged its standing in the community.
When Johnson and his partners bought the Dodgers in 2012, the Lakers legend talked of...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 12:47 PM
Our parents taught as young children never to kick anyone when they’re down, unless it’s the San Francisco Giants.
Then, have at it. So forgive the gleefulness here, but seriously, how do you plummet so miserably in one off-season? It’...