| Feb 24, 2015
| 8:24 PM
Easy now, handle with care. Let’s be careful out there this spring, particularly with that Dodgers’ starting rotation.
Despite efforts, it’s proven impossible to throw accurately from the mound while in bubble wrap. What to do with...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 9:00 AM
Zack Greinke didn’t throw off a pitching mound Friday and he won’t again Saturday after receiving a lubricating injection in his elbow earlier in the week, the team said.
Manager Don Mattingly said there was no reason to be alarmed, noting...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 5:09 PM
Zack Greinke reported Thursday for what could be his final spring training with the Dodgers.
At the end of the upcoming season, the 31-year-old right-hander can void the final three years of his contract and become a free agent.
"I've thought about it...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 4:57 PM
The Dodgers won 94 games last year, repeating as champion of the National League West. They could open the season with a new second baseman, shortstop, catcher and center fielder, with newcomers in 40% of the starting rotation and 50% of the bullpen....
| Jan 29, 2015
| 7:30 AM
Will they be better this season?
That’s the big, immediate, simple question. Will the 2015 Dodgers be an improved team over the one seen last season?
You can hate every trade, question every signing and fear for their future once the contracts...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 4:54 PM
Hope you love that current Dodgers rotation. Hope you really, really love it. Like, blindly love it.
Because apparently there is not going to be the addition of some superstar arm to fill it out. No monster trade for Cole Hamels, no mega-signing of...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 4:27 PM
In Ned Colletti's first winter as Dodgers general manager, he made three trades, a perfectly reasonable volume. In Andrew Friedman's first winter in charge, he dominated the winter meetings by making four trades within 24 hours.
There was the midnight...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 10:14 PM
As the first day of baseball's winter meetings came to a close Monday night, Jon Lester was believed to be close to deciding where he'll pitch next season. At first glance, the Dodgers looked like one of his most logical destinations.
The Dodgers are in...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 1:02 PM
ZACK GREINKE, 31, starting pitcher.
Final 2014 stats: 17-8, 2.71 ERA, 1.15 WHIP, 9.2 strikeouts per nine innings, .247 opponent batting average in a team-high 202 1/3 innings. Also batted .200 with six doubles.
Contract status: Will be in third year...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 11:18 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Zack Greinke asked out of Kansas City four years ago. He was in the prime of his career. He would not sign a new contract with the Royals because he wanted to win and, as he told anyone who asked, he did not believe the Royals...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 6:33 PM
In baseball, the season of giving is upon us yet again.
This is the season of free agency, the time of year when teams bestow riches upon the finest players in all the land.
This used to be the season of the Angels and Dodgers. To Albert Pujols,...