| 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...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 12:08 PM
Orioles right-hander Ubaldo Jimenez had already caught one break in the third inning of Sunday’s game against the Oakland Athletics when a grand slam by John Jaso was overturned by review and ruled a two-run double.
But Jimenez still couldn’...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 5:42 PM
The Orioles were schooled Sunday afternoon in an 11-1 rout at Camden Yards by an Oakland Athletics team that boasts the best record in the American League. And if this series were a barometer to gauge where the Orioles measured up against the high-...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 12:02 AM
KEY MOMENT: Collin Cowgill ended the game in the 14th inning on a two-out home run to left field that barely cleared the glove of Oakland outfielder Yoenis Cespedes. Athletics pitcher Jeff Francis took the loss as the Angels posted their fifth consecutive...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 1:55 AM
That Collin Cowgill hit a walk-off home run with two outs in the 14th inning to lift the Angels to a thrilling 2-1 victory over the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday night wasn’t all that surprising.
Despite his smallish 5-foot-9, 185-pound frame and...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 5:20 PM
From the home clubhouse here, the Cincinnati Reds' Skip Schumaker keeps an eye on his old team. The Dodgers have yet to win more than three consecutive games, while the San Francisco Giants have the best record in the major leagues.
The Giants are...
| 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...