| Feb 17, 2014
| 12:41 PM
PHOENIX — Sandy Koufax defended Yasiel Puig’s style of play, saying he doesn’t mind Puig’s theatrics so long as they don’t result in mistakes.
“If the showmanship doesn’t involve bad decisions, yeah, it’s...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 5:05 PM
PHOENIX — Sandy Koufax pitched in an era when major league baseball players didn't flip their bats or admire their home runs.
You know, the types of things Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig did last season as a rookie that infuriated some opponents....
| 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...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 8:46 AM
After the Baseball Hall of Fame inductees are announced each year, one of the fun things to do is figure out which team logo will appear on each inductees Hall of Fame plaque. Probably few would have guessed the choice made by Greg Maddux and Tony La...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 4:43 PM
Joe Winkelsas, Brian Sikorski, Brandon Knight, Adam Pettyjohn and Brad Thomas combined for a 12-19 record and 6.32 earned-run average in 154 major league games from 1999 to 2011.
A fab five, it isn't. But when Mark Mulder hears the link between them,...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 5:25 PM
PHOENIX — The Dodgers won the National League West by 11 games last season, the largest margin in any division in baseball. They were only the third team since 1900 to win 42 times in a 50-game stretch. And if not for a fastball that fractured...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 4:18 PM
The Dodgers' new television home, SportsNet LA, is envisioned as "a Dodger-only channel with Dodger-only content 24-7," in the words of team President Stan Kasten.
That means live coverage of every game, except those selected for national Fox or ESPN...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 4:55 PM
It will not be fashionable, though that’s hardly the point. At least hopefully.
But pitchers now have a decision to make: to wear a padded baseball cap or not?
That’s an issue each pitcher will now have to determine for himself, after...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 12:56 PM
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Like it’s not cool enough to be a young Dodgers pitching star and win a second Cy Young Award in three years, how about being presented the award by Sandy Koufax?
Kershaw was given his second National...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 7:24 PM
Jerry Kramer used to be bitter about being snubbed by the Hall of Fame, the former Green Bay Packers guard who was an integral part of five championship teams in the 1960s vowing to stick it to the pro football shrine in Canton, Ohio, if he had the...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 2:57 PM
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- As reporters stood in a hallway waiting for Angels General Manager Jerry Dipoto, he suddenly appeared, walking with Arizona Diamondbacks General Manager Kevin Towers.
"I'll call you later," Towers said, walking away.