| Feb 21, 2014
The Dodgers head into their 57th season in Los Angeles as one of the favorites to win what would be their first World Series title in more than a quarter century.
Many of the components that played an integral role in the team’s National League...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 10:19 AM
My colleague Joe Flint reported this morning that SportsNet LA, the new channel that the Dodgers own but Time Warner Cable manages, hasn't struck retransmission deals yet with the pay-TV operators serving most Angelenos.
The problem, according to Flint'...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 1:32 PM
This shapes up as one of the Dodgers’ strangest spring camps, what with opening early to start the major-league season in Australia on March 22, then fly back, take four days off, oddly resume the exhibition season with three games against the...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 3:33 PM
Can you launch a series of classic Dodgers broadcasts without showing Game 1 of the 1988 World Series -- or, as we like to call it, the Kirk Gibson game?
Yes, according to the folks at SportsNet LA. The all-Dodgers, all-the-time channel, which...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 12:39 PM
And in today’s edition of how the Dodgers can really tick off Australia, it appears they are seriously considering not starting star left-hander Clayton Kershaw in their two games to open the season in Sydney.
Manager Don Mattingly has gone from...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 8:06 PM
PHOENIX — Hanley Ramirez reported to spring training Wednesday without a new contract. But if Ramirez was bothered by his inability to secure a multiyear extension over the winter, he didn't show it.
He reiterated how much likes playing in Los...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 9:14 AM
PHOENIX — Because of the Dodgers’ unique schedule, Clayton Kershaw could start three of the Dodgers’ first six regular-season games on normal rest.
But Manager Don Mattingly sounds as if he doesn’t want him to.
Asked if he...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 6:01 PM
PHOENIX — Clayton Kershaw could pitch in three of the Dodgers' first six regular-season games, as a season-opening trip to Australia has created some abnormalities in the team's schedule.
Kershaw could theoretically face the Arizona Diamondbacks...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 8:17 AM
PHOENIX -- Clayton Kershaw might not start for the Dodgers on opening day, but he will pitch in their first exhibition game of the spring.
Kershaw is scheduled to take the mound Wednesday at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick, where the Dodgers will...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 5:20 PM
PHOENIX -- If you are escaping the cold of winter, the lure of baseball's spring training is logical. Forget the games. Here's a chance to sit in the sun and watch the blood flow back into your fingers.
The lure for brothers Zach and Matt Zuvich is...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 6:46 PM
Arizona Diamondbacks 4, Dodgers 1
AT THE PLATE: Yasiel Puig batted .517 in the Cactus League last year. One game into the exhibition season this year, he's batting .667. Puig was two for three and drove in Carl Crawford for the Dodgers' only run with...