| Jul 11, 2013
| 12:10 AM
And in the 14th inning, the Dodgers' bats finally broke through.
Hanley Ramirez crushed the first pitch he saw from Josh Collmenter 15 rows into the right-field stands at Chase Field to break a five-inning deadlock. A.J. Ellis followed with a solo...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 10:20 PM
WASHINGTON — About month and a half ago, Andre Ethier spoke to Dodgers Manager Don Mattingly and the hitting coaches about how he wasn't making solid contact with the ball.
In that meeting, the group set a modest goal for the then-slumping...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 10:53 PM
What was just another Saturday night game for the Dodgers was something of far greater significance for Hyun-Jin Ryu.
The Dodgers left-hander rarely has had as many eyes on him as he did in this game against the Cincinnati Reds, which marked his first...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 8:24 PM
Yasiel Puig's phenomenal rookie season reached a new pinnacle Sunday when he turned a historic display of futility into a footnote washed away by more Dodgers glory.
Puig, after flailing through three of the team's 20 strikeouts against the Cincinnati...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 7:21 PM
Perhaps you recall, I love Brian Wilson. Alas, the one whose music helped form the backdrop to my youth, not the quirky one who used to close for the San Francisco Giants.
Only now in a move so fantastical it somehow fits, Wilson has signed a contract...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 10:31 PM
A.J. Ellis was having himself a rough night. He had struck out, bounced into a double play with the bases loaded, been unable to corral a wild throw home from Matt Kemp.
Safe to say all was forgiven when Ellis’ walk-off single allowed the...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 11:21 PM
As much entertainment as Yasiel Puig has provided in his three weeks with the Dodgers, his presence hasn't had a pronounced effect on the team's win-loss record.
Until now, perhaps.
By virtue of a 3-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants at Dodger...
| Jun 13, 2013
I am supposed to be resting after a trying week of golf in the Lake Tahoe area.
But my blood is boiling, the Dodgers are infuriating and so why do we let our youngsters watch baseball?
I begin with Monday night. I like listening to Vin Scully. He...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 1:16 PM
Ronald Belisario returns Saturday from his one-game suspension, and that’s a good thing, right?
It could be very good. Or it could be nothing but trouble.
Belisario has been wildly inconsistent this season. He’s had both horrific and...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 10:34 PM
The Dodgers won in walk-off fashion. And believe it or not, Yasiel Puig had nothing to do with the late-game heroics.
He was standing in the on-deck circle as Juan Uribe stood at the plate with runners on the corners and one out. Braves reliever Anthony...
| May 22, 2013
| 1:36 PM
If the Dodgers’ owners have not already decided to fire Don Mattingly, the manager all but fired himself on Wednesday.
In his latest and sharpest comments distancing himself from the organization, Mattingly appeared to criticize the Dodgers’...