| Jul 12, 2014
| 10:31 PM
Catcher A.J. Ellis lifted the Dodgers to a walk-off, 1-0 victory over the San Diego Padres on Saturday night, driving in Adrian Gonzalez with a bases-loaded sacrifice fly to right field in the bottom of the ninth inning.
The win moved the Dodgers back...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 7:10 PM
The Dodgers went into the All-Star break Sunday with the best record in the National League.
Their 1-0 victory over the San Diego Padres demonstrated why.
The Dodgers scored seven runs in the four-game series at Dodger Stadium, but won three times....
| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:11 PM
With baseball at the ceremonial midpoint of the season, the biggest overachievers and underachievers are division rivals.
The American League West is home to the teams with the major leagues' best records, the Oakland Athletics (59-36) and the Los...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 6:30 PM
There are many dog days of summer ahead so a lot can change, but here’s a look at the most-valuable-player races from the Major League Baseball season so far.
American League: The Angels’ Mike Trout (.310, 22 home runs, 73 RBIs) is, for...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 6:59 PM
The list of players who were the most valuable on their team through the first half of the 2014 baseball season includes usual suspects such as Andrew McCutchen, Troy Tulowitzki, Paul Goldschmidt, Felix Hernandez and David Price.
As with every season,...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 6:18 PM
In the days leading up to the All-Star break, Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen was already looking to the weeks ahead.
"We're going to have a tough month," Jansen said. "We have to compete now and show our best."
The Dodgers resume play Friday at Busch...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 11:27 PM
Watching from the on-deck circle as Hanley Ramirez was struck by a fastball for the second time Sunday night, Adrian Gonzalez's initial instinct was to exact revenge in the most dramatic way possible.
"Your first emotion is to hit a home run and stand...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 7:51 PM
Manager Don Mattingly described the Dodgers lineup Wednesday as a "winning lineup."
Winning their division, perhaps. Winning this particular game, no.
Mindful of the 75 games remaining in the regular season, the Dodgers didn't start several key...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 8:52 PM
Go to Colorado and you expect runs by the tons. Humidor or not, the runs still pile up in the Mile High City.
Just not always, and particularly when Zack Greinke happens to be on the mound.
Greinke has been remarkably consistent this season, and he...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 10:30 PM
KEY MOMENT: With Clayton Kershaw pitching for the Dodgers, this game was essentially over when Yasiel Puig launched a two-run home run off Jair Jurrjens in the first inning. The home run was Puig's first in more than a month, since May 28. "How many...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 9:31 PM
Dan Haren is 33 now, his fastball several ticks slower than it was in the days he was an All-Star.
At this stage of his career, what happened Saturday was bound to happen.
Haren absorbed his worst beating of the season, when he was charged with...