| Oct 4, 2014
| 11:26 PM
In the bottom of the sixth inning Saturday, 54,000 fans rose as one in full-throated cheer as the Dodgers' Zack Greinke stepped to the plate with the bases loaded in a game his team already led, 2-0. St. Louis Cardinals starter Lance Lynn was laboring...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Baseball isn’t about thinking. It’s about instincts and learned reactions.
That’s why hitters take hundreds of swings a week in batting practice and pitchers throw dozens of pitches a week in the bullpen.
But on Saturday, in one of...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 4:25 PM
Ugh, you can’t win? Sometimes it certainly must feel that way to a manager.
Leave Clayton Kershaw in and it backfires. Take Zack Greinke out and it backfires.
Now Manager Don Mattingly is faced with another headache-inducing decision –...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 10:46 PM
Clayton Kershaw will start Tuesday on three days' rest in Game 4 of the Dodgers' National League division series against the St. Louis Cardinals.
In the wake of his disastrous start in Game 1, Kershaw said he feels as if he has something to prove....
| Oct 8, 2014
| 8:00 PM
Dodger Stadium sat empty Wednesday, the postseason logos already starting to fade in the grass. The Dodgers would have preferred to play Game 5 of the National League division series on their home field Thursday. Instead, the focus shifts from the field...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 5:25 PM
Clayton Kershaw is not going to win every postseason award. Dodgers teammate Zack Greinke saw to that Tuesday.
Greinke won the 2014 Gold Glove for pitchers in the National League, beating out Kershaw, one of the three announced finalists. It’s the...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 11:52 PM
At this stage of the season last year, Matt Kemp was on crutches, calling himself the Dodgers' head cheerleader.
In the wake of the Dodgers' 3-2 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 2 of their National League division series, Kemp can call...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 11:45 PM
AT THE PLATE: Dee Gordon was three for four with two triples, three runs batted in and two runs scored. No Dodgers player had tripled twice in a game since Rafael Furcal on Sept. 28, 2010, also in Colorado. Like Gordon, Hanley Ramirez also showed signs of...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 5:08 PM
Sometimes it’s just not hip to be a Dodger.
You could check with young stars Dee Gordon and Yasiel Puig, who both left in the middle of Saturday’s game with hip injuries, or as it turned out, reliever Chris Perez.
Perez gave up a game-...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 9:05 PM
KEY MOMENT: The game was scoreless in the third inning, when Hyun-jin Ryu got the first two outs, then two strikes on Billy Hamilton. But Hamilton worked the count, which went from 0 and 2 to an eight-pitch walk. Ryu, one pitch from a 1-2-3 inning, then...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 8:59 AM
Why is Zack Greinke batting ninth for the Dodgers on Thursday?
He is the pitcher, of course, and that is where pitchers bat. But, in the lineup the Dodgers fielded Thursday in an early start against the Reds, Greinke could be batting seventh or eighth....