| Sep 12, 2013
| 11:16 PM
On a night when shortstop Hanley Ramirez left the game with hamstring tightness, the Dodgers managed to put together at least one highlight.
Adrian Gonzalez lined a single into center in the 10th inning Thursday to lift the Dodgers to a 3-2 victory...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 7:29 PM
Turns out Hanley Ramirez is afraid of needles.
"When I was a kid I used to be sick all the time," Ramirez said Saturday. "They used to put a lot of needles in my body, so I just got afraid."
Lately, the Dodgers shortstop has been forced to confront...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 12:59 PM
Meanwhile, back from Panic City …
How ’bout that Edinson Volquez?
Now whatever you may think of Volquez or the way he wears his hat or his 6.01 earned-run average this season before being released by the Padres, he was actually pretty...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 6:23 PM
SAN DIEGO — Kenley Jansen has saved a career-high 27 games this season and is tied with Cincinnati's Aroldis Chapman for the strikeout lead among National League relievers with 107 in 72 appearances.
Just imagine how good the right-hander would be...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 12:34 PM
It’s a numbers game now for every team now casting an eye on the playoffs.
Tough decisions await all teams, but perhaps none will be as difficult as those facing the Dodgers.
Only 25 players will open the playoffs, games unlike those in the...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 6:45 PM
If Yasiel Puig, Andre Ethier, Carl Crawford and Matt Kemp are all healthy, who would be the Dodgers' starting outfielders?
The only time Don Mattingly has had to answer the question was on July 5, the one day this season all four outfielders were...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 1:20 PM
Five games left and what do the Dodgers have to play for?
Not a lot, really. The one carrot left is now dangling so far away it’s almost faded from view. Home-field advantage was supposed to be the charge this final week, but that’s almost...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 6:05 PM
The Dodgers are going the Matt Kemp rehab route with Andre Ethier’s ankle injury.
Ethier has returned to the team’s training facility in Phoenix so he can continue hitting against live pitching while the team crosses its fingers and hopes...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 5:51 PM
One inning doesn’t figure to change much in the Dodgers’ overall postseason plans. Still, that was a pretty interesting inning left-hander Chris Capuano threw Friday night.
Pitching for the first time since Sept. 6 when he suffered a mild...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 12:48 PM
That’s a postseason roster, not that it made Jerry Hairston Jr. or Brandon League feel any better.
That’s a roster that took into consideration that games can be managed differently in the playoffs, when moves are designed for the...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 6:20 PM
There’s what they say and what they do, and then somewhere is the truth.
Which is where you’re kinda left after the Dodgers tried to explain away Hyun-Jin Ryu throwing an odd bullpen session Friday in Atlanta while Manager Don Mattingly,...