| Jun 23, 2014
| 12:55 PM
The Cubs have eaten Alfonso Soriano's contract, is there a chance they'd do the same in getting rid of Edwin Jackson? And let's see what a stable lineup looks like for a couple of months, and then we know what the team really needs in the offseason -...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 10:51 PM
The most significant development regarding the Dodgers on Wednesday might not have happened here. It might have happened in Florida, where David Price walked off the mound in the ninth inning and waved to the fans of the Tampa Bay Rays.
"If this is my...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 11:01 PM
KEY MOMENT: With no outs and men on the corners in the fourth inning, Adrian Gonzalez flied out to left field. Dee Gordon tagged up from third base but was thrown out at the plate. As Gordon was running home, Yasiel Puig tried to go from first to second....
| Jun 21, 2014
| 10:14 PM
Josh Beckett, the Reinvented Man, was at it again Saturday.
He was back throwing blanks, back dropping that curveball from the heavens and back looking like a very different pitcher from the guy who used to sneer and simply overpower hitters.
| Jun 21, 2014
| 10:50 PM
AT THE PLATE: Hanley Ramirez drove in two runs, the first on a third-inning sacrifice fly and second on a fifth-inning single. Ramirez, who has 29 runs batted in over his last 34 games, extended his hitting streak to eight games with a first-inning...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 7:44 PM
Dodgers 3, San Diego Padres 3
AT THE PLATE: Dee Gordon tripled in a run. Hanley Ramirez collected his first hit of the spring, a single to right field in the third inning. Top outfield prospect Joc Pederson drew walks in each of his two plate...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 5:27 AM
The Orioles’ search for a starting pitcher to upgrade their rotation took a major hit Friday when right-hander Bronson Arroyo -- one of the club’s top offseason targets -- chose the Arizona Diamondbacks over the Orioles.
The two sides agreed...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 4:09 PM
PHOENIX -- The Dodgers appear to be close to a deal with veteran left-hander Paul Maholm.
[UPDATED, 4:06 p.m.: The Dodgers announced they have signed Maholm to a one-year, major-league contract.]
Maholm was among the Dodgers pitchers and catchers to...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 10:27 PM
Josh Beckett, take a bow. OK, take several. Soak it all in, allow yourself a small, self-satisfied smile.
It’s early June and he is already a winner. A winner no matter what happens the rest of the way.
Beckett was at it again Tuesday, looking...
| May 27, 2014
| 7:05 AM
There was a lot of talk in the off-season about the Dodgers’ imposing lineup and veteran bullpen. Both looked so impressive. Some of the best in the game.
It’s just that neither was really the center of what the Dodgers were trying to...
| May 29, 2014
| 10:22 PM
Brandon League had turned it around. All the way around. Some might not have noticed, intent as they are to boo the very mention of his name, but League had not given up an earned run in 16 consecutive games.
It was a streak that had to come to an end...