| Oct 24, 2012
| 5:57 AM
Brad Ausmus has one thing going for him in this Marlins managerial search that no one seems to be talking about.
His Yankees background.
Of the six managers Jeffrey Loria has hired since becoming a big-league owner in the fall of 1999, four have...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 2:01 PM
This interview Mike Redmond is getting with the Miami Marlins tonight, as our Juan C. Rodriguez reported this afternoon, is no courtesy deal.
Redmond's dugout experience may be limited to a couple of years in Class A, but the former Marlins catcher...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 9:16 AM
Brad Ausmus reportedly isn't interested in even talking with the Miami Marlins about their vacant managing job, which seems foolish to me.
What about Ryne Sandberg, also believed to be high on their list?
Well, the Hall of Fame second baseman was...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 11:35 PM
Corona del Mar High graduate Jake Lemmerman and former UC Irvine star Ben Orloff are among 28 players on the roster for Team Israel, which will play in the World Baseball Classic qualifier that begins Wednesday and continues through Sept. 23 in Jupiter,...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 7:05 PM
JUPITER — Tradition dictates rookies receive a lineup card from their first major league game. Adam Greenberg never got it. He has no mementoes in his trophy case from July 9, 2005, the day he stepped in a big league batters' box for the first and...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 7:40 PM
Farrell is right guy
After waving goodbye to Terry Francona a year ago, the Red Sox reportedly made a bid for Blue Jays manager John Farrell. The Jays asked for starting pitcher Clay Buchholz as compensation, and the talks...
| Mar 9, 2011
| 1:01 PM
GLENDALE — After suffering a shoulder injury that stemmed from a violent home-plate collision last season, Gregg Zaun found himself behind home plate for the first time Sunday during a spring training contest against the Oakland Athletics at the...
| May 24, 2010
Jose Lima, whose high-energy brand of pitching he called "Lima time" helped send the Dodgers to the playoffs in his only season in Los Angeles, has died. He was 37.
Lima died Sunday, Dan Evans, his agent, told The Times. According to Pasadena Police Lt....
| Jun 1, 2009
CHICAGO -- Well, that didn't last long.
The Dodgers' emergence from their three-day offensive malaise coincided with Sean Marshall's appearance on the mound, as the team with baseball's best record demonstrated its continued mastery of mediocre...
| Jun 15, 2009
ARLINGTON, TEXAS -- The Dodgers of 2008 couldn't win without Manny Ramirez.
The Dodgers of 2009 can.
Asked why, Manager Joe Torre often points to the team's 35-year-old third baseman.
Torre likes to talk about how Casey Blake's consistent approach to...
| Jun 21, 2009
The Angels had their chances for a comeback in the eighth and ninth innings Sunday, but the Dodgers were able to stay out of reach for a 5-3 victory Sunday evening at Angel Stadium.
The Dodgers won their second Freeway Series of the season by handing the...