| Mar 22, 2014
| 10:15 PM
SYDNEY, Australia — For the Dodgers, this was an opening day that didn't feel like an opening day.
They were on the other side of the planet, in a time zone 18 hours ahead of home. The pregame ceremony didn't include fireworks or the customary...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 4:18 PM
Arizona 5, Angels 2
AT THE PLATE: Albert Pujols struck out looking at a sharp-breaking curve and grounded out to shortstop in two at-bats against Archie Bradley, Arizona's top pitching prospect, his spring average falling to .066. But Pujols drove in...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 9:22 PM
KEY MOMENT: Kansas City starter Jeremy Guthrie had faced the minimum 12 batters through four innings when Adrian Gonzalez and Matt Kemp each singled to start the fifth inning. But Andre Ethier struck out, and A.J. Ellis and Miguel Rojas grounded out....
| Jun 14, 2014
| 9:56 PM
Hey, hockey season’s over. So guess who’s hinting at a fresh alternative?
The Dodgers are quietly starting to act like they want to offer an interesting season of their own, albeit without all the double overtime and Game 7 victories....
| Jun 14, 2014
| 11:12 PM
AT THE PLATE: Starting pitcher Dan Haren helped his own cause by driving in the go-ahead runs with a bases-clearing double in the fourth inning. The three runs driven in by Haren moved the Dodgers in front, 6-3. Dee Gordon hit a two-run home run in the...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 5:03 PM
After the Dodgers fell 6-3 to the Diamondbacks on Sunday, Josh Beckett’s record since his no-hitter fell to 1-3.
And he’s actually pitched well.
Just not well enough to overcome Dodgers miscues, both mental and physical. Not well enough to...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 7:48 PM
Rick Renteria and his Cubs players say they win and lose as a team. But individual distinction is a possibility for Anthony Rizzo and Starlin Castro when it comes to being selected for the National League All-Star team.
Rizzo entered Saturday night's...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 4:10 PM
TEMPE, Ariz. — Mike Trout could be the next to join baseball's growing fraternity of young stars who sign long-term contracts before they reach arbitration or free agency; the center fielder is in negotiations with the Angels on an extension that is...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 4:50 PM
Angels 3, Arizona 2
AT THE PLATE: The Angels took advantage of wild pick-off attempts to score their first two runs. Leadoff man Kole Calhoun, who drew two walks, took third base on Eury De La Rosa's errant throw past first base and scored on J.B....
| Feb 6, 2014
| 7:05 PM
The Arizona Diamondbacks avoided arbitration with Mark Trumbo by agreeing Thursday to a $4.8-million, one-year contract with the outfielder.
Arizona acquired Trumbo from the Los Angeles Angels in December in a three-team trade that also included the...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Mike Trout did not make it past the first round in this winter’s “Face of the Franchise” tournament on MLB Network, losing to Arizona slugger Paul Goldschmidt in the first round. But the Angels star is not lacking for name...