| 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...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 7:00 PM
Ah, a debate! How exciting is that? Two sides with divergent opinions, both feeling strong about their position, both confident about what should happen next.
The issue? The next step in the comeback of Clayton Kershaw.
And it’s the team’s...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 9:30 PM
Last season Adrian Gonzalez would dismiss it, acting completely unimpressed by his power displays despite leading the Dodgers with 22 home runs.
Seems he’s going to need a new approach for 2014.
Gonzalez made his 1,500th career hit Saturday...
| Apr 27, 2014
AT THE PLATE: Adrian Gonzalez and Matt Kemp hit solo home runs. Gonzalez has a National League-leading eight home runs and Kemp four. Dee Gordon scored the Dodgers' first run, as he tripled in the third inning and scored on a groundout by Hanley Ramirez....
| May 2, 2014
| 8:48 PM
KEY MOMENT: The Dodgers were still in the game, trailing, 2-0, with two outs in the bottom of the seventh inning, when the Marlins strung together four hits, a hit batter and a walk to score four times and put the game away. Five of those batters...
| May 3, 2014
| 8:34 PM
Dee Gordon soared, the bullpen wobbled, the game went – naturally – to extra innings, and then came the unexpected hero.
Slumping Carl Crawford and his .185 batting average had been benched against a right-handed starter Saturday, but he...
| 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.