| Mar 11, 2014
| 5:01 PM
All this talk about the Dodgers’ four outfielders. What about the fifth? He has feelings too.
Also a pretty decent power bat, or so the Dodgers hope.
It is outfielder Scott Van Slyke who leads the Dodgers in runs batted in this spring. Not Andre...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 11:50 AM
PHOENIX -- Dodgers Manager Don Mattingly made official Sunday what had been suspected for some time: Left-handers Clayton Kershaw and Hyun-Jin Ryu are set to start the team's season-opening games against the Arizona Diamondbacks in Australia.
| Mar 8, 2014
| 9:09 PM
PHOENIX -- Coming into spring training, the fifth spot in the Dodgers rotation appeared to be Josh Beckett's to lose.
And if he has many more outings like the one he did Saturday against the Seattle Mariners, that could be exactly what happens.
| Mar 6, 2014
| 6:07 PM
TEMPE, Ariz. — By his own admission Don Mattingly hasn't spent a lot of time thinking about baseball's two newest rules, one allowing the use of instant replay and the other preventing catchers from blocking the plate if they don't have the ball....
| Mar 2, 2014
| 10:03 AM
PHOENIX -- The Dodgers plan to remain cautious with Zack Greinke, whose strained right calf felt no better Sunday than it did Saturday.
Greinke has played catch the last two days, and Manager Don Mattingly wouldn’t, or couldn’t, say when he...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 4:58 PM
PHOENIX — Matt Kemp didn't run particularly fast or long Saturday, but that didn't matter to him.
For the first time since he underwent an ankle operation four months ago, Kemp ran on something other than the anti-gravity treadmill.
| Feb 25, 2014
| 5:25 PM
PHOENIX — With a long-awaited conflict again coming into view, Dodgers outfielders have taken a variety of approaches to what could be an uncomfortable situation.
Matt Kemp was brazen, declaring he wouldn't be a fourth outfielder. Carl Crawford...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 7:30 PM
PHOENIX — Zack Greinke threw only four pitches before he departed from his first start of the exhibition season because of a strained muscle in his right calf.
What appeared to be a minor setback could have major consequences for the early-...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 12:46 PM
The Dodgers wonder if you’ve been listening: Having four star outfielders isn’t a problem, it’s a luxury.
One they’ll be tapping into immediately.
The latest MRI on Matt Kemp’s surgically repaired left ankle offered...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 3:22 PM
About the Dodgers’ four-outfielder problem ... while in the crowded neighborhood, could they make it a five-outfielder dilemma?
Hey, spring is for those who dream, so you could excuse the Dodgers if they were feeling a tad wishful Friday after...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 4:25 PM
Mike D'Antoni has a very selective memory when it comes to keeping things in house. Wasn't he the fellow who proclaimed to reporters in an interview that he sat Pau Gasol down in the fourth quarter "because I wanted us to win the game." If that isn't a...