| Oct 1, 2013
| 10:37 PM
Long before A.J. Ellis owned the Dodgers’ heart, he felt lucky just to wear a piece of them on his head.
It was the summer of 2003, draft day, and the only two teams that had expressed interest in the Austin Peay senior catcher had already...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 2:33 PM
First you make the roster and then the lineup, even if it is oddly for the first time.
Dodgers Manager Don Mattingly’s lineup against Braves right-hander Kris Medlen in Game 1 Thursday of their National League Division Series against Atlanta looks...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 11:53 AM
Dodgers Manager Don Mattingly saw most everything he tried work Thursday, save for another brain cramp by having Juan Uribe bunt in the fifth to just kill the inning.
Now Game 2 of the Dodgers’ division series comes Friday, and Mattingly had to...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 9:10 PM
The game looked like it wanted to go in dozen different directions all at once, squirming and squealing all over the place, unable to lay claim to anything but a wild ride.
And then the Dodgers suddenly seem to say enough, that they had other things...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 12:50 PM
That long off-season for Matt Kemp just became a tad more challenging, though not from an unexpected place.
Kemp had a tumultuous regular season and is out for the playoffs because of an ankle injury that simply needs time to heal.
| Oct 13, 2013
| 12:23 PM
Well, that didn’t work out so well. And it looked like such great plan.
Who wouldn’t want to head into a best-of-seven series with a pair of Cy Young winners going? And they pitched great too -- Zack Greinke and Clayton Kershaw did...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 8:45 PM
ATLANTA — Dee Gordon was adamant: When he attempted to steal second base in the ninth inning of the Dodgers' 4-3 defeat to the Atlanta Braves Friday night, he was safe.
"I'm not going to harp on what he called, but I thought I was safe," Gordon...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 3:31 PM
Dodgers center fielder Matt Kemp underwent a left ankle operation Monday that will limit his off-season training program, according to his agent, Dave Stewart.
Stewart said Kemp is expected to be ready for opening day.
The procedure was performed in...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 4:20 PM
ST. LOUIS — Designer suitcases were hurriedly snapped, cartons of soiled equipment rolled out the door. The Dodgers clubhouse was in full escape mode.
It had been an hour since their season was wretchedly ended by the St. Louis Cardinals at...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 1:53 PM
One of the main differences the Dodgers will take into their newly found off-season from a year ago is making starting lineup plans with the mercurial Yasiel Puig.
What to do, what to do?
No one was certain what to make of him after he signed with the...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 9:59 PM
Matt Kemp will spend his second consecutive off-season recovering from surgery.
Kemp underwent an operation Monday to clean up his sprained left ankle, a procedure that will prevent him from running for at least the next two months.
The Dodgers are...