| Aug 19, 2013
| 10:00 PM
MIAMI — A few hours before Jose Fernandez faced Yasiel Puig on the mound at Marlins Park, the two rookie-of-the-year candidates met face to face behind the batting cage.
And as the two brightest stars in an expanding universe of Cuban defectors in...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 7:23 PM
So that wasn’t fair. The Dodgers, baseball’s current world-beaters, took on the walking dead known as the Philadelphia Phillies.
The results were predictable, the Dodgers using the pitching of Zack Greinke and the hitting of Hanley Ramirez...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 11:37 PM
PHILADELPHIA — The opponents differ and the cities change.
But the results remain mind-numbingly consistent for the Dodgers, who opened their final East Coast trip of the season Friday with a 4-0 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies.
| Jul 22, 2013
| 9:33 PM
TORONTO — Matt Kemp soon could be back on the disabled list.
Over the next day or two, the Dodgers' medical staff will determine whether a sprained left ankle will require that Kemp be put on the disabled list for the third time this season. Kemp'...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 8:50 PM
CINCINNATI — Matt Kemp's attempt to return from a sprained left ankle was shut down indefinitely Friday, a day after he experienced tightness in his right hamstring while running the bases at the Dodgers' minor league facility in Glendale, Ariz....
| Oct 7, 2013
| 11:32 PM
This was supposed to be Clayton Kershaw's night. It turned into Juan Uribe's.
Uribe launched an eighth-inning offering by David Carpenter high into the October sky, sending the Dodgers to 4-3 victory over the Atlanta Braves and to the National League...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 9:02 PM
Things had been going so incredibly well for the Dodgers, it had to be humbling. It had to be foreign and irritating, but mostly humbling.
The Dodgers, who have been the best team in the major leagues for more than two months, were swept by the...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 11:16 PM
What initially looked like an unfolding crisis quickly turned into the Dodgers' loudest statement of the postseason — even louder than the fans at Dodger Stadium who mocked the Atlanta Braves on Sunday night by mimicking the Tomahawk Chop.
| Sep 21, 2013
| 2:02 PM
Hmm, what to do, what to do?
I would love to tell you exactly what the right thing is for Manager Don Mattingly to do over the season’s final eight games, but I don’t know. Neither do you nor Mattingly nor anyone else on this planet.
| Oct 4, 2013
| 11:17 PM
ATLANTA — He stared sullenly from the dugout as thousands of red-foam tomahawks were shaking above him.
He quietly shook his head at the field as ominous chanting echoed around him.
Later, in a cramped and still interview room, he spoke slowly...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 11:15 PM
ATLANTA -- This was a game the Dodgers could have won.
They could have boarded their charter flight to Los Angeles on Friday night with a commanding lead over the Atlanta Braves in the National League division series.
Instead, the Braves' 4-3...