| Jul 27, 2013
| 9:00 PM
Skip Schumaker doesn’t look like a guy who would try to steal the spotlight. A guy who would photo bomb that nice picture of Hyun-Jin Ryu and Shin-Soo Choo’s big moment.
But there he was, playing only because Carl Crawford was sick, and...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 1:07 PM
Dodgers left fielder Carl Crawford was kept out of the starting lineup for the second consecutive game as he continued to fight a fever Sunday that forced him to an emergency room a day earlier.
“Obviously, it’s still going on, his...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 10:39 AM
PITTSBURGH — Manager Don Mattingly said he expects Yasiel Puig to remain in the major leagues for the remainder of the season.
Even when Matt Kemp and Carl Crawford return from the disabled list, Mattingly thinks there will continue to be enough...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 6:16 PM
The good news for the Dodgers on Monday was Luis Cruz and his .140 batting average was not batting fifth. And that’s pretty much it for the good news.
As has been the case for weeks, the Dodgers’ daily lineup is a thing of beauty. In a...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 1:45 PM
A month ago, the Dodgers were adrift. Riddled by injury, they were the season’s biggest disappointment —their lineup unproductive, their bullpen unreliable, their rotation in constant flux, their manager’s job status under scrutiny....
| Jul 28, 2013
| 9:43 PM
Dodgers left fielder Carl Crawford was kept out of the starting lineup for the second consecutive game as he continued Sunday to fight a fever that forced him to an emergency room a day earlier.
"Obviously, it's still going on, his temperature's going...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 10:54 AM
Matt Kemp returns, again, and now what? It might not be good, for Kemp.
Don Mattingly finally faces his quandary of figuring out how to squeeze four starting outfielders into three spots. For the moment, that’s not as challenging as was a few...
| 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 25, 2013
| 8:52 PM
Dodgers General Manager Ned Colletti said Thursday as the July 31 non-waiver trading deadline approaches that he isn’t optimistic his team will make a late-season splash similar to the acquisitions of Hanley Ramirez, Adrian Gonzalez, Carl Crawford...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 7:55 PM
Everyone else in the National League West just quit right now.
The Dodgers clearly have been possessed, and why would you want to mess with forces you cannot understand?
The first-place Dodgers continued their astounding turnaround Tuesday, overcoming...
| 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,...