| Sep 3, 2013
| 5:07 PM
DENVER – Yasiel Puig was out of Dodgers lineup Tuesday, but club officials were optimistic that the discomfort behind his right knee wasn’t anything serious.
“I think if this were a playoff game, Yasiel would try to play in it,”...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 5:32 PM
DENVER — With the Dodgers holding a 12 1/2-game lead in the National League West, Manager Don Mattingly will take the next two days to offer his players some extra rest.
Mattingly drew up a lineup card Tuesday that didn’t include right...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 10:39 PM
DENVER — Don Mattingly won't say it, but the Dodgers are already starting to look ahead to October.
The proof was in the lineup the manager fielded in the Dodgers' 7-4 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Tuesday at Coors Field.
Yasiel Puig, who...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Famed Dodgers play-by-play broadcaster Vin Scully will be the grand marshal of the 2014 Rose Parade in Pasadena, officials announced Thursday.
Appearing in front of the Tournament of Roses House, Scully -- who recently announced plans to call games...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 6:55 PM
Statistics through Friday’s games. Last week’s rankings in parentheses:
IN A GOLDEN STATE
1. BOSTON Oregon trail: Injured OSU product Ellsbury leads baseball with 52 steals (3)
2. DODGERS Gold rush: Free-spending owners have mined a...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 6:42 PM
It wasn’t perfect, but it was pretty close.
Zack Greinke, the Dodgers' $147-million man, threw a two-hit shutout, all while taking a perfect game into the fifth inning for the Dodgers' 17th win in 21 games.
Greinke (8-2) threw only 110 pitches,...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 5:00 AM
CLERMONT, Fla. — The ring sits in a black box at the bottom of a tan ostrich-skin briefcase, the contents of which have been unchanged for two decades.
This was Tim Crews' briefcase. It once accompanied him to Dodger Stadium. Now it sits buried in...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 7:55 PM
Everyone else in the National League West just quit right now.
The Dodgers clearly have been possessed, and why would you want to mess with forces you cannot understand?
The first-place Dodgers continued their astounding turnaround Tuesday, overcoming...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 9:00 PM
Skip Schumaker doesn’t look like a guy who would try to steal the spotlight. A guy who would photo bomb that nice picture of Hyun-Jin Ryu and Shin-Soo Choo’s big moment.
But there he was, playing only because Carl Crawford was sick, and...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 10:16 PM
Yawn, another day, another Dodgers’ walk-off victory. Just so routine.
This time, though, it came against the New York Yankees, which at least made Tuesday’s 3-2 victory before a sellout crowd of 52,447 just a tad sweeter.
| Jul 22, 2013
| 11:05 PM
TORONTO — The Dodgers once were 12 games under .500. They once were as many as 9 1/2 games behind the Arizona Diamondbacks and started this month in last place.
Monday night, they moved into first in the National League West.
Hours after their...