| Aug 5, 2013
| 4:13 PM
ST. LOUIS -- Hanley Ramirez reported he was feeling better Monday, and the Dodgers held off on giving the shortstop an MRI exam for his injured right shoulder, Manager Don Mattingly said.
"He felt a lot better this morning," Mattingly said, adding...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 11:30 PM
The lights were wrong and the throws were wrong, and this whole Dodger Stadium thing just looked wrong.
And then suddenly, things went right, things went very, very right.
After falling behind six runs to Cy Young winner David Price and Tampa Bay, the...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 5:46 PM
Let's preface this by saying, "I wouldn't get your hopes up."
With that warning out of the way, there are reasons, if you're an optimist, to think this season is still salvageable for the Phillies.
During Charlie Manuel's tenure (2004 to the present),...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 9:21 PM
The trading season is here, and the Dodgers are open for business. The modus operandi is the same as last summer: a lot to offer in the way of money, not a lot to offer in the way of prospects.
The Dodgers might have even fewer top prospects available...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 11:21 PM
As much entertainment as Yasiel Puig has provided in his three weeks with the Dodgers, his presence hasn't had a pronounced effect on the team's win-loss record.
Until now, perhaps.
By virtue of a 3-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants at Dodger...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 7:05 PM
The Dodgers’ refrain: Wait until we get our guys back! Wait for the cavalry!
The first wave came Friday, and for one night, the new Dodgers looked a lot like those old Dodgers.
Offense continued to be mere rumor, the Dodgers going meekly in a 3-...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 2:12 PM
Yasiel Puig plays with reckless abandon. It’s wild, it’s powerful and it’s exciting.
But it can also be dangerous.
After hitting a chopper back over the pitcher’s mound in the eighth inning Saturday night, the Dodgers rookie...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 4:59 PM
The palpable frustration is creeping back for the Dodgers as Puigmania slowly loses its freshness.
The images were clear Sunday: Adrian Gonzalez staring blankly at the baseball in his left hand after making an error that led to four runs in the third...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 5:51 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Playing a few innings during a Grapefruit League game with prospective, big-league second basemen would be helpful.
Some infield during pregame would even suffice.
Jimmy Rollins had neither with rookie Cesar Hernandez when he headed...
| May 25, 2013
| 3:55 PM
When the Dodgers broke camp, Nick Punto didn’t figure to play all that much. He was a 35-year-old utility player on a team with fellow utility players Jerry Hairston Jr. and Skip Schumaker.
Yet Punto is playing so well and so hard that, coupled...
| May 26, 2013
| 5:00 AM
When San Francisco Giants outfielder Angel Pagan hit a walk-off inside-the-park home run against the Colorado Rockies in the bottom of the 10th inning Saturday afternoon for a 6-5 victory, it was a rare feat.
Pagan's two-run shot to deep right-center...