| Apr 17, 2014
| 9:30 PM
AT THE PLATE: Hanley Ramirez, who was struck in the hand with a 90-mph fastball the previous night, was out of the lineup. However, Ramirez said he expected to play when the Dodgers open a three-game series Friday against the Arizona Diamondbacks. With...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 11:53 PM
KEY MOMENT: In the blooper reels, this one will live on. The Diamondbacks had the potential winning run on third base in the ninth inning, and Dodgers catcher Tim Federowicz stood up for the intentional walk. But reliever Chris Withrow threw the ball over...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 7:35 AM
Maybe the numbers seem slightly arbitrary, but that doesn’t mean they aren’t impressive.
Zach Greinke is on some kind of roll and has been now for 16 regular season starts. He went six strong innings Friday night, holding the Diamondbacks to...
| Apr 20, 2014
| 7:25 PM
For the fans at Dodger Stadium, and for the producers of highlight reels everywhere, Yasiel Puig put on the best show on Sunday.
For the Dodgers themselves, Clayton Kershaw put on the best show. The stadium gates were not yet open when Kershaw completed...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 2:04 PM
When is there too much of a good thing?
When it wears down and breaks. There are only so many miles you can put on that ’62 Corvette and the arms of relievers.
Kenley Jansen currently leads all major league pitchers in appearances with 13....
| Apr 22, 2014
| 11:23 PM
KEY MOMENT: With one out in the 10th inning, Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz popped up to shallow left field. Left fielder Carl Crawford and shortstop Hanley Ramirez failed to communicate, resulting in a drop by Crawford. Ruiz reached second base on the...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 10:10 PM
Zack Greinke looks pretty much the same whatever the situation. Whether his team is rolling or struggling, he's unruffled, not overly concerned.
Which makes him a pretty good guy to send out to the mound when the Dodgers are scuffling. For the third...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 9:53 PM
Yasiel Puig was late for batting practice and scratched from the lineup, but he wasn't the reason the Dodgers were crushed Friday in their home opener by the San Francisco Giants.
Hyun-Jin Ryu was.
The pitcher the Dodgers leaned on most in the...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 7:58 PM
ON THE MOUND: Nearly three weeks after the Dodgers broke camp, veteran left-hander Paul Maholm made his first start for his new team. The pitcher who replaced a sidelined Clayton Kershaw in gave up five runs and seven hits over 41/3 innings. Maholm gave...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 8:05 PM
Eighteen months ago, Matt Kemp did something at Dodger Stadium he was supposed to do, that he did fairly routinely.
He hit a home run.
This is the stunning thing, though: That was the last time he hit a homer at Chavez Ravine, or at least it was until...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 11:00 PM
As Yasiel Puig watched from the bench nursing a sprained ligament in his left thumb, Matt Kemp turned back time at Dodger Stadium.
Sunday, in the Dodgers' sweep-preventing 6-2 victory over the San Francisco Giants, Kemp hit the kinds of home runs he...