| Apr 17, 2014
| 9:54 AM
I've noticed over the past few years, it seems the Cubs are the only team that continues to deploy a left and right-handed lineup card depending on the starting pitcher. To me, that seems like it would be hard for anyone to get in a groove. Why not just...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 7:49 PM
Where were we with Yasiel Puig? Oh, yeah, it’s always something.
This time it was potential injury, and although it did not appear serious, it hasn’t been ruled out.
Puig was on time for batting practice and back in the lineup Saturday...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 3:15 PM
Yasiel Puig, the never-ending story …
The Dodgers' uber-talented outfielder was not in the lineup Sunday aginst the Giants and left the clubhouse early to have an MRI exam on his sore left thumb.
Puig injured the thumb Saturday sliding head-...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 5:54 PM
Having fulfilled his initial goal of making the Dodgers' opening-day roster, Dee Gordon now has a new ambition.
"Do what I can to be the starting second baseman, just show them they can trust me and give them confidence that I can be their guy every...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 4:58 PM
I believe it was that great baseball sage, Daffy Duck, who said of the Dodgers’ bullpen: “What a predicament!”
The Dodgers are flush with relievers. Stocked with veteran arms. Have three former closers backing up Kenley Jansen....
| May 31, 2014
| 10:48 PM
Athletics 11, Angels 3
KEY MOMENT: With the score tied, 3-3, in the seventh, Yoenis Cespedes fouled off two tough pitches from Angels setup man Joe Smith before lining a two-run triple to right for a 5-3 A's lead. Derek Norris walked, and Alberto...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 8:00 AM
It’s far too early to concede the American League West to the Oakland Athletics, but the early returns don’t look too promising for the Angels.
Yoenis Cespedes had the game of his life Saturday night, gunning down two runners at the plate in...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 11:30 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. — Coming off a heartbreaking, walk-off loss to open their 10-game, West Coast road trip Friday night, the Orioles’ resilience was tested Saturday night against an Oakland Athletics club with the best record in baseball.
| Jul 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Rest assured, there were plenty of “Do Not Disturb” signs hanging from doors in the Orioles' team hotel Friday.
The early postponement of Friday afternoon’s game in Boston allowed the Orioles, who arrived here around 4 a.m., to go back...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 10:57 PM
Just when doubts about his ability to hit were resurfacing, Dee Gordon did something Monday night that no other player on the Dodgers can do.
Had it happened in Little League, Gordon would have been credited with an inside-the-park home run in the third...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 11:29 PM
Don Mattingly reached his breaking point Wednesday night, using an expletive to describe the Dodgers in the wake of their latest defeat, a 2-1 loss to the Chicago White Sox.
"Basically, we're ... ," Mattingly said. "We're just not that good."