| Mar 22, 2014
| 11:50 AM
SYDNEY, Australia — Scott Van Slyke knows this won’t last forever. When Carl Crawford and Matt Kemp return, Van Slyke will be the Dodgers’ fifth outfielder.
But however the remainder of the season unfolds for him, Van Slyke will always...
| 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...
| 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....
| 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."
| Jun 7, 2014
| 3:22 PM
Orioles right-hander Miguel Gonzalez, who was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right oblique muscle Friday, plans for his time on the DL to be short.
Gonzalez is slated to throw a bullpen on Sunday or Monday, and said he hopes to make a...