| Sep 3, 2013
| 7:00 AM
With two out and the bases loaded, the Dodgers needed a clutch hit to take the lead. Only one problem — the pitcher was up next.
Clayton Kershaw stepped to the plate looking tall and lanky, his stance slightly open.
"Obviously," he would later...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 4:59 PM
The Washington Nationals acquired outfielder David DeJesus in a trade with the Chicago Cubs.
The deal bolsters the Nationals' bench as they try to make a late run for a playoff spot.
The Cubs receive a player to be named in the deal. They also save...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 2:45 PM
Yasiel Puig made an early exit from the Dodgers’ game against the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday afternoon, even though he wasn’t injured.
According to a team representative, Puig’s fifth-inning exit was a manager’s decision, which is...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 10:38 PM
And then order was restored. All was calm. They worked counts, came up with some timely hits, made no real miscues.
It hardly hurt any that the Dodgers had their hottest pitcher – nope, not Clayton Kershaw – on the mound, but they did more...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 12:22 AM
Baseballs given away during a Los Angeles Dodgers promotion are tossed onto the field by upset fans during a game against the St. Louis Cardinals....
| Aug 14, 2013
| 7:20 PM
NEW YORK -- Alfonso Soriano homered twice for the second straight night and drove in a career-high seven runs, giving him a staggering 13 RBIs in two games while powering the suddenly potent New York Yankees to an 11-3 victory over the Los Angeles...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 8:35 PM
Meanwhile, back on the road, all was well once again for the Dodgers.
The road used to be a land of pitfalls and scary creatures, but now it might as well come with cookies and warm milk. The Dodgers flew to Chicago on Thursday, arriving at their...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 7:38 PM
CHICAGO — The Dodgers have said for weeks what utility man Nick Punto said Friday.
"This is a special team," Punto said.
This has become more than a belief. The Dodgers are now making history.
BOX SCORE: Dodgers 6, Cubs 2
With a 6-2...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 8:05 PM
CHICAGO — Hyun-Jin Ryu started the season with two goals: to win 10 games and be named the National League rookie of the year.
Ryu reached the first of those goals Friday, as he improved to 10-3 in the Dodgers' 6-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs at...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 3:33 PM
No position player has been selected league most valuable player after appearing in fewer than 116 games in a nonstrike season. But by the time voters begin casting their ballots at the end of this season, the Dodgers' Hanley Ramirez may be worthy of...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 7:25 PM
CHICAGO — The Dodgers celebrated the evolution of both their cash-infused franchise and cutter-throwing closer Saturday.
Their 3-0 victory over the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field was their 13th consecutive road win, establishing a new franchise...