| Sep 10, 2013
| 11:27 AM
The Dodgers' stunning last-to-first season could add a remarkable dimension: A team marooned in last place at the start of July could be the first to clinch a playoff berth.
The Dodgers open play Tuesday with a magic number of 8. The Atlanta Braves also...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 10:58 PM
ATLANTA — The Dodgers' top executives wouldn't say Thursday whether Manager Don Mattingly would return next season, but they offered overwhelmingly positive reviews of his performance.
"I think he's done well, don't you?" said Mark Walter, the...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 10:23 PM
Hello Juan Uribe. Goodbye losing streak.
There are gentle ways to turn around a bad skid and then there are nights like Monday, when led by Uribe’s three solo homers, the Dodgers went the sledge-hammer routine, pounding the Diamondbacks behind a...
| 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 17, 2013
| 6:47 PM
ST. LOUIS — Disney calls them "ear hats." You can buy one in pink or lime, or topped with a tiara or bow tie.
But the traditional hat is all-black, adorned with nothing but the ears that Adrian Gonzalez mimicked the other day. That is only...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 9:00 PM
Columnists and reporters from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch will be sharing their views with Times readers during the National League Championship Series.
ST. LOUIS — Dodgers Manager Don Mattingly accorded Michael Wacha the supreme postseason...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 7:40 AM
How do you explain a feeling, a vibration, a communal celebration that’s both relief and absolute joy?
Juan Uribe hits his dramatic, game-winning two-run homer Monday night and the entire stadium actually started shaking in an instant. The press...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 5:30 AM
ATLANTA — The Dodgers will begin the 2013 playoffs against the Atlanta Braves here Thursday, but their most difficult postseason opponent has already shown up.
It came swaggering into their clubhouse bearing sordid histories and fresh doubts. It...
| Oct 2, 2013
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 selected...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 4:49 PM
Make the rounds in the Dodgers' clubhouse and this becomes clear: The players like Don Mattingly. They really, really like him.
Players smile when they talk about him. They laugh when they share stories about him. They sound proud that he'll be...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 7:50 AM
Mike Holmgren was essentially the guy who brought Trent Richardson to Cleveland last year, trading three draft picks to move up a spot and draft the running back at No. 3 overall.
But the now-former Browns president was just like most of us on Wednesday...