| Mar 2, 2014
| 3:06 PM
It was only Game 5 of their spring training schedule, but it was easily the Dodgers’ most encouraging day of 2014.
Right-hander Josh Beckett is coming back from a somewhat unusual surgery, one with a limited and uncertain history. He had a rib...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Milwaukee Brewers 6, Dodgers 5
AT THE PLATE: Yasiel Puig drove in his second run of the spring with a sacrifice fly in the second inning. Dee Gordon stole two bases and scored a run. Top outfield prospect Joc Pederson doubled in a run in the ninth...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 5:53 PM
PHOENIX — In each of the last eight years, Jamey Wright reported to spring training on a minor league contract. All eight times, he made a major league opening-day roster.
Now, at 39, Wright has broken the cycle. The right-handed reliever has a...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 1:09 PM
One year you’re the opening day starting shortstop. The next you’re designated for assignment.
Welcome to the world of Justin Sellers, who was DFA’d on Saturday when the Dodgers officially signed Cuban infielder Erisbel Arruebarrena....
| Feb 19, 2014
| 3:29 PM
And for today’s most hilarious Dodgers quote, we bring you Manager Don Mattingly:
“I like platoons.”
Right, and Chris Christie is crazy about the George Washington Bridge. But before you worry Mattingly has gone all Billy Beane on...
| 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 12, 2014
| 12:46 PM
Big day for shortstop news in major league baseball, what with Derek Jeter announcing this will be his last season and the Dodgers apparently providing the answer to team president Stan Kasten’s “mystery player” by agreeing to terms...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 4:59 PM
PHOENIX — Shortly after he avoided an arbitration hearing with the Dodgers and agreed to a $4.3-million salary for the upcoming season, Kenley Jansen reflected on how he went from a light-hitting catching prospect to the closer of baseball's most...
| 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...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 2:04 PM
Once they were young. Rising stars with limitless futures.
Now the future is here, or so the Dodgers hope. Trouble is -- or could be – they are no longer so young. They may not be heading into the baseball sunset, but they’re mostly at...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 1:45 PM
It’s three days until pitchers and catchers report to spring training for the Dodgers, and do you know where their starting second baseman is?
They’re going in big time with Cuba’s untested Alex Guerrero, a shortstop who’s...