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  • Which Dodgers team was the greatest of all time?

    The Dodgers have had many great teams in their long history, but which was the best? On the heels of Times readers' picking the all-time best Dodgers at each position, we now ask you decide the best overall team in Dodgers history. The best 16 Dodgers...
  • Luis Tiant, legendario bailarín bigotudo de los Medias Rojas

    Luis Tiant, legendario bailarín bigotudo de los Medias Rojas
     Creo que era el espeso bigote de morsa o el peculiar movimiento en la lomita (una danza a Obatalá antes de ofrecer la pelota). Quizás eran ambas cosas.     Lo que haya sido del lanzador cubano Luis Tiant me cautivó de forma especial cuando yo aún...
  • Orioles offense again goes wild in 10-3 rout of Cardinals

    Orioles offense again goes wild in 10-3 rout of Cardinals
    The Orioles suddenly have an offense that is clubbing the ball, a pitching staff that is consistently limiting the opposition and a fan base that is packing the stadium, hooting and hollering throughout the game. After a 10-3 drilling of the St. Louis...
  • Orioles catcher Caleb Joseph homers into history books

    Orioles catcher Caleb Joseph homers into history books
    Frustrated by toiling in the minor leagues for six years and questioning whether he’d ever get the opportunity to make it to the majors, Orioles catcher Caleb Joseph considered retiring this offseason when he went unprotected by the O’s and...
  • Check It Out: A full count of baseball books

    With the recent conclusion of the World Cup, the Los Angeles Kings hoisting the Stanley Cup for the second time and the San Antonio Spurs winning their fifth NBA title, the eyes of many American sports fans can now return to the beloved national pastime,...
  • Ted Williams, Willie Mays, Sandy Koufax head all-time All-Star team

    All day Tuesday, Times readers were asked to vote in a series of polls to select the greatest players at each position in baseball history. Readers were able to vote for three people at each position (except right-handed starter, where the limit was five)...
  • All-Star Game just doesn't carry the same luster in today's era

    Baseball's All-Star Game meant a great deal to me when I was a young fan. So it saddens me to see what an embattled institution it's become. The numbers are undeniable. As SI.com's Richard Deitsch noted Monday, last year’s television audience of...
  • Men with beards are the new face of baseball

    Men with beards are the new face of baseball
    Pennant races always had the potential to get a little hairy, and these days that's not always about late-inning rallies, fluke bounces or the questionable call by an umpire. Sometimes, it's the actual hair. Last season's World Series between the...
  • Bob Welch dies at 57; faced Reggie Jackson in classic World Series duel

    He provided the Dodgers with an iconic moment: a fresh-faced rookie blowing away baseball's most feared hitter in a David vs. Goliath World Series duel before a roaring capacity crowd in Chavez Ravine. Bob Welch striking out the New York Yankees' Reggie...
  • Watch: Bob Welch vs. Reggie Jackson in a World Series classic

    Bob Welch's passing, for any Dodgers fan of age, calls to mind a classic World Series matchup — one with all the trappings. Dodgers vs. Yankees. One-run game. Two outs, top of the ninth. Tying run at second, go-ahead run at first. At the...
  • Bob Welch, former Dodgers, A's pitcher, dies at 57

    Bob Welch, former Dodgers, A's pitcher, dies at 57
    Former Dodgers and Oakland A's pitcher Bob Welch, who famously struck out Reggie Jackson as a 21-year-old rookie in Game 2 of the 1978 World Series, died at age 57, the A's announced Tuesday. The cause of death was not released. “The Los Angeles...