| Oct 15, 2009
| 4:32 PM
In recent years, no one has emerged as a more biting satirist of Hollywood buffoonery and excess than Ken Levine, the Emmy-winning writer-producer who keeps us all entertained at his blog with posts like today's Decoding Hollywoodspeak, which offers all-...
| Dec 10, 2009
| 9:32 PM
Below is a list of the months and dates of most of the Dodgers' newsworthy off-season acquisitions this decade. The reasons for the list: 1) To show that the off-season doesn't die with the end of the winter meetings. Some......
| Dec 11, 2009
| 4:32 PM
Saturday at 9 p.m. is the deadline for major league teams to promise contracts to arbitration-eligible players with under six years of service time. If they aren't tendered contracts, they become free agents. (MLB Trade Rumors has a list of......
| May 27, 2009
Eric Milton was back.
This time, really.
"Tonight," Milton said, "was more me."
Milton earned his first major league victory in nearly three years in the Dodgers' 7-1 win over the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on Tuesday, limiting the home team to...
| Aug 9, 2009
| 1:07 PM
The silence in the Dodgers' dressing quarters was pierced by an expletive.
For the second consecutive night, the Dodgers fell to the Atlanta Braves in extra innings at Dodger Stadium, this time by a 2-1 score in 10 innings.
The Dodgers, who were nine...
| Jul 20, 2009
LOS ANGELES -- A cursory look at the box score would indicate that Matt Kemp was a one-man wrecking crew Sunday, scoring all four runs in the Dodgers' 4-3 win over the Houston Astros.
That included Kemp's solo home run in the eighth inning that...
| Jul 13, 2009
MILWAUKEE -- First, there were the questions about the pitching, particularly the bullpen. Then, there were the concerns about how the team would respond with Manny Ramirez out of the lineup for 50 games.
Sunday, the Dodgers answered another question...
| Jul 8, 2009
NEW YORK -- Say what you want about Manny Ramirez, but don't ever say he doesn't find new ways to catch your attention.
Ramirez's pregame encounter with the New York media Tuesday produced nothing noteworthy, as he repeated his go-to phrases such as "I...
| Jul 2, 2009
The 50-game suspension of Manny Ramirez ended on the day the Dodgers became the first team to win 50 games this season -- and with the Dodgers' top standing in the National League, little changed from the day he was banned.
After squeaking past the...
| 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...
| Jun 30, 2009
LOS ANGELES -- Andre Ethier hit another walk-off home run -- this one in the 13th inning -- to lift the Dodgers past the Colorado Rockies, 4-2, Monday night at Dodger Stadium.
Ethier's blast off Colorado reliever Joel Peralta on a 1-2 pitch came after...