| May 3, 2014
| 10:05 PM
KEY MOMENT: Carl Crawford, in the midst of a horrendous slump that has seen him hit bat .088 since April 15, became the most unlikely of heroes when he drove a two-run home run into the first row of the second deck in the 11th inning, snapping a 7-7 tie...
| May 4, 2014
| 5:05 PM
When Stephen Fife took the mound Sunday, he became the second member of the Albuquerque Isotopes' rotation to start a game for the Dodgers in the last four days.
And he probably won't be the last. Because while pitching — especially starting...
| May 8, 2014
| 11:48 PM
ON THE MOUND: Josh Beckett remains in search of his first victory, as he made another solid start for which he wasn't rewarded. Beckett limited the Giants to one run and five hits over 6 2/3 innings, lowering his earned-run average to 2.80 in the process....
| May 9, 2014
| 10:20 PM
It’s not so nasty anymore, this rivalry. Still there, certainly, but in recent years Dodgers-Giants games have become an almost polite rivalry.
The roots run very deep, however, and Friday night the rivalry was freshened up a tad, intentionally or...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 10:31 PM
Catcher A.J. Ellis lifted the Dodgers to a walk-off, 1-0 victory over the San Diego Padres on Saturday night, driving in Adrian Gonzalez with a bases-loaded sacrifice fly to right field in the bottom of the ninth inning.
The win moved the Dodgers back...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 12:54 PM
The Dodgers recalled left-hander Paco Rodriguez on Friday before the start of their three-game series against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium.
This will be the 23-year-old Rodriguez’s third time in the major leagues this season. In 10...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 9:57 PM
The Oakland Athletics' starting rotation boasted the best earned-run average in the American League. No matter. The A's just traded for two starting pitchers.
The Dodgers' starting rotation boasts the best ERA in the National League. No matter. The...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 10:16 PM
ON THE MOUND: Clayton Kershaw's scoreless streak ended at 41 innings on a sixth-inning solo home run by Chase Headley, but the Dodgers ace was otherwise nearly flawless in a complete-game victory. Kershaw won his eighth consecutive start by limiting the...
| Jul 12, 2014
Hanley Ramirez wasn't in the Dodgers' lineup again Friday, this time because he was only a day removed from receiving a cortisone injection on his troublesome right shoulder.
Ramirez's absence is expected to be a short-term problem. When he feels...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 11:21 PM
AT THE PLATE: Matt Kemp's run-scoring single in the first inning moved the Dodgers in front, 1-0. But they didn't score again until the seventh, when Yasiel Puig doubled in a run and Adrian Gonzalez had a sacrifice fly — a play on which Puig was...
| 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 -...