| Jun 29, 2009
As everyone speculates about how the Dodgers will perform when Manny Ramirez returns this week, there's the more pressing concern about the Dodgers' play right now.
Despite clinging to the major leagues' best record, the Dodgers have lost four of five...
| 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...
| 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 2, 2009
LOS ANGELES -- It looks like baseball commissioner Bud Selig won't have to worry about how to handle Manny Ramirez's presence at the All-Star Game after all.
The Dodger outfielder, suspended for 50 games for violating baseball's drug policy, dropped to...
| Jun 2, 2009
LOS ANGELES -- Hiroki Kuroda was fairly stout -- except for one inning -- in his return to the Dodgers' starting rotation Monday night.
Unfortunately for Kuroda and the Dodgers, Arizona Diamondbacks starter Billy Buckner was even better.
| Jun 11, 2009
LOS ANGELES -- Never mind that Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw was in the middle of facing the opposing pitcher.
Manager Joe Torre had seen enough.
With the bases full and a 2-0 count on San Diego Padres starter Kevin Correia, Torre lifted the 21-year-...
| Jun 12, 2009
Gayle Anderson was live in West Covina at BIG LEAGUE DREAMS Sports Parks. The playing fields are built as scaled down replicas of major league stadiums such as Boston's Fenway Park, Chicago's Wrigley Field, New York's Yankee Stadium, The Polo Grounds,...
| 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 19, 2009
LOS ANGELES -- The names remain unknown. The results remain the same.
The Dodgers' bullpen is still closing out games.
The latest was a 3-2 victory over the Oakland A's on Thursday at Dodger Stadium that moved Manager Joe Torre past Sparky Anderson into...
| Sep 14, 2009
| 2:07 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- The season is winding down, which means the Dodgers are moving ever closer to securing the right to play in October.
It also means that Chad Billingsley doesn't have much time left to straighten himself out and, assuming the Dodgers don'...
| Sep 19, 2009
| 9:22 AM
If there was any benefit of being down by a couple runs with two innings to play, it was that it afforded the Dodgers the chance to call Chad Billingsley out of the bullpen for some on-field therapy to reshape his dented confidence.
So much for that...