| 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...
| 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 22, 2013
| 4:13 PM
Seems this getting-your-work-in business suits the Dodgers just fine, unless you long for some kind of offensive outburst.
They Dodgers played the players they wanted Sunday, including shortstop Hanley Ramirez, got the work they wanted from their...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The Dodgers need to watch that seventh inning.
It can be a lu-lu.
In the by-the-numbers book late-inning baseball has become, the Dodgers have Brian Wilson to take care of the eighth inning and closer Kenley Jansen for the ninth.
That's the script,...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 11:28 PM
ST. LOUIS — The Dodgers' season was suddenly over and Clayton Kershaw couldn't explain why.
"I don't have an answer," he said. "I just wasn't good enough."
Baseball's consensus No. 1 pitcher unexpectedly fell apart Friday night at Busch Stadium,...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 8:43 PM
The Dodgers could have imagined a lot of scenarios for their Game 6 Friday night and never come up with the one that actually unfolded.
Not in the wildest dreams or darkest nightmares. Clayton Kershaw almost melting. Their defense unable to make a play....
| Oct 15, 2013
| 8:29 PM
Momentum is a one-game deal in the playoffs, and as high as the Dodgers were feeling Monday, they were as low after Tuesday.
The Dodgers fell, 4-2, to the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 4 of the National League Championship Series, leaving them down...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 11:23 PM
More than two hours before Monday's first pitch, amid the early stirrings of a stadium on the brink, two men made a single quiet decision.
They each announced it alone. They each spoke while wincing in pain. There were no fans around to cheer it....
| Oct 12, 2013
| 8:18 PM
ST. LOUIS — In the shadow of an arch that looks like a noose, the Dodgers were startled awake from their dream season Saturday while gasping for what feels like their last breath.
The memorable remodeling of the last six months has been trashed in...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 3:48 PM
It should be clear to the Dodgers by now, the only way they win a game in the National League Championship Series is if their starter throws a shutout.
After Zack Greinke struck out 10 and gave up only two runs in eight innings in the opener and lost,...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 12:41 PM
Jerry Hairston Jr. has unwanted company today. He has other bench mates unaccustomed to only viewing the action.
The Dodgers announced their 25-man roster for the National League Championship Series prior to Friday’s opener, and Chris Capuano...