| Sep 9, 2013
| 10:23 PM
Hello Juan Uribe. Goodbye losing streak.
There are gentle ways to turn around a bad skid and then there are nights like Monday, when led by Uribe’s three solo homers, the Dodgers went the sledge-hammer routine, pounding the Diamondbacks behind a...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 6:33 PM
He wants it, but not that much. I mean, he would love for it to happen but just tell him the cost.
Because that’s the unknown when you ask Don Mattingly whether it’s important to him the Dodgers finish with the best record in the National...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 1:17 PM
Ah, come on, just one more pina colada. Don’t skimp on the rum. And while you’re there, give the hammock a gentle shove. I prefer it when it sways.
Really, no more vacation? The second half calls and the Dodgers demand a certain attention? ...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 10:06 PM
Nothing about Hanley Ramirez surprises anyone in the Dodgers' clubhouse anymore — except, perhaps, that opposing teams are still pitching to him.
Ramirez was again the man of the moment Saturday night, when he doubled in Adrian Gonzalez and...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 9:02 PM
News of Ryan Braun's suspension from baseball hit at an interesting time for the Angels — the day after they faced Bartolo Colon.
Like Braun, Colon tested positive for a performance-enhancing drug last season. Braun successfully appealed his case;...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 5:00 AM
CLERMONT, Fla. — The ring sits in a black box at the bottom of a tan ostrich-skin briefcase, the contents of which have been unchanged for two decades.
This was Tim Crews' briefcase. It once accompanied him to Dodger Stadium. Now it sits buried in...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 4:35 PM
When Matt Herges was outed as a drug cheat six years ago, he could have done what Ryan Braun did. He could have denied it to the media, lied about it to his teammates and blamed others for his actions.
Or he could have done what Alex Rodriguez did: hire...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 8:22 PM
ST. LOUIS -- A.J. Ellis' three-run home run and Hyun-Jin Ryu's strong pitching led the Dodgers past the St. Louis Cardinals, 5-1, on Thursday night.
The first-place Dodgers won three of the four games against the Cardinals at Busch Stadium, and the...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 6:42 PM
It wasn’t perfect, but it was pretty close.
Zack Greinke, the Dodgers' $147-million man, threw a two-hit shutout, all while taking a perfect game into the fifth inning for the Dodgers' 17th win in 21 games.
Greinke (8-2) threw only 110 pitches,...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 4:02 PM
Talented young pitchers are in abundance this season, and staff writer Tim Hubbard looks at three who could play pivotal roles for contending teams real or fantasy.
SP | Tampa Bay
After the Cleveland Indians and Chicago Cubs thought...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 10:19 PM
CHICAGO — When Hanley Ramirez disappeared headfirst into the stands at Wrigley Field on Sunday, the Dodgers' chances of winning the World Series might have vanished with him.
Ramirez, who tumbled into the seats down the left-field line after...