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  • Letters: Finishing off the Lakers

    Letters: Finishing off the Lakers
    Why is L.A. so upset with Mike D'Antoni and Lakers management? We all knew this was a patchwork team that had no chance of actually winning anything this year. Myopic Lakers fans should cheer D'Antoni for not bailing on this squad, and praise Pau Gasol...
  • Dodgers' Matt Kemp says that playing on opening day is up in the air

    Dodgers' Matt Kemp says that playing on opening day is up in the air
    Matt Kemp said Saturday he might not be ready to play on opening day, insisting he didn't want to repeat the mistake he made last year of rushing back from injuries. The Dodgers are starting their season about a week earlier than usual, with a two-...
  • After stormy days, skies are blue again for Dodgers and Ned Colletti

    After stormy days, skies are blue again for Dodgers and Ned Colletti
    The chair on which General Manager Ned Colletti sits, night after night, at Dodgers home games, once came with a very high temperature. Now, the hot seat is more like a throne. Colletti has lasted, persevered. He has gone over Niagara Falls in a...
  • Dan Haren signing official, and Dodgers' pitching pursuit isn't over

    The signing of Dan Haren won't prevent the Dodgers from pursuing Japanese right-hander Masahiro Tanaka, General Manager Ned Colletti intimated Monday. Although Colletti didn't mention Tanaka by name, he said, "If something else comes our way, we'll take...
  • Dodgers execs build toward a winning postseason too

    Dodgers execs build toward a winning postseason too
    As the Dodgers sprint toward the postseason, their president still can't forget the guy who stopped running. It was the eighth inning of Game 7 of the 1991 World Series. Stan Kasten's Atlanta Braves were locked in a scoreless tie with the host Minnesota...
  • Dodgers bid frugally on Masahiro Tanaka, but not for fear of spending

    The Dodgers had just swallowed a quarter of a billion dollars in one swift gulp. They had liberated Adrian Gonzalez, Carl Crawford and Josh Beckett from Boston. It was a jolly afternoon at Dodger Stadium, particularly when the question arose as to whether...
  • Dodgers Manager Don Mattingly faces tough choices for playoff roster

    If Yasiel Puig, Andre Ethier, Carl Crawford and Matt Kemp are all healthy, who would be the Dodgers' starting outfielders? The only time Don Mattingly has had to answer the question was on July 5, the one day this season all four outfielders were...
  • Dodgers' Matt Kemp has surgery; team signs Cuban defector

    Dodgers' Matt Kemp has surgery; team signs Cuban defector
    Matt Kemp will spend his second consecutive off-season recovering from surgery. Kemp underwent an operation Monday to clean up his sprained left ankle, a procedure that will prevent him from running for at least the next two months. The Dodgers are...
  • Dodgers defeat Atlanta, win NLDS thanks to the power of Juan Uribe

     Dodgers defeat Atlanta, win NLDS thanks to the power of Juan Uribe
    This was supposed to be Clayton Kershaw's night. It turned into Juan Uribe's. Uribe launched an eighth-inning offering by David Carpenter high into the October sky, sending the Dodgers to 4-3 victory over the Atlanta Braves and to the National League...
  • Without Juan Uribe, a black hole at third for Dodgers? Is this right?

    Without Juan Uribe, a black hole at third for Dodgers? Is this right?
    Let’s begin with the premise that you have to play baseball with a third baseman. Pretty sure it’s in the rules. And let’s further go out on a metaphorical limb and conclude the Dodgers currently do not have one. What to do? The only...
  • Dodgers won't trade Matt Kemp, his agent says

    Dodgers won't trade Matt Kemp, his agent says
    Matt Kemp's agent says Dodgers General Manager Ned Colletti told him Wednesday morning that the club won't trade the former All-Star outfielder. “He said that they’re not going to move him,” said Dave Stewart, who represents Kemp....