| Dec 27, 2013
| 1:38 PM
Paul Blair, the eight-time Gold Glove center fielder who helped the Baltimore Orioles win a pair of World Series titles while gliding to make marvelous catches, has died. He was 69.
Blair died Thursday night at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore. His wife,...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 5:29 PM
Despite a hole in the infield and a depleted bench, the Dodgers already have the makeup of a playoff team. And with pitching a key factor in postseason success, it's not surprising that bookies are listing the Clayton Kershaw-led Dodgers as favorites to...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 4:33 PM
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — The Dodgers left baseball's winter meetings Thursday with almost the same team as last season.
They didn't trade Matt Kemp. They didn't trade for David Price. They didn't sign Juan Uribe or anyone else who could start at...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 11:55 AM
Remember all those time Mike Scioscia blocked the plate when he was with the Dodgers? The time Jack Clark almost knocked him unconscious when barreling over him during a Dodgers-Cardinals game? The time Dave Parker blasted into Steve Yeager (who held onto...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 9:31 PM
Free-agent outfielder Carlos Beltran and the New York Yankees have agreed to a $45-million, three-year contract, according to two people familiar with the negotiations.
The agreement was subject to a physical, according to people who spoke to the...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 1:54 PM
Outfielder Mike Baxter has avoided salary arbitration and agreed to a one-year contract with the Dodgers, according to a person familiar with the situation who spoke on the condition of anonymity.
The deal is worth $700,000, the source said.
| Nov 14, 2013
| 2:43 PM
And among other things, you buy lots of Dodgers’ stuff. Lots and lots of Dodgers’ stuff.
So much stuff, that the Dodgers were named the "Club Retailer of the Year" by Major League Baseball Properties. I’d never heard of it either....
| Nov 12, 2013
| 6:03 PM
You can't help but smile while watching Charlie Reliford work at umpire camp in Compton, screaming at his students in a blowsy, animated style. Most good teachers seem to have outsize personalities and an undeniable charisma. That's Reliford, a...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 1:31 PM
This is the place where I would like to share my incredible personal connections to reveal the Dodgers’ double-secret plans to snare Japanese star pitcher Masahiro Tanaka.
Alas, there is none to offer. But, come on, does this not look like the...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 6:28 PM
The Dodgers just sort of slipped this one in there, a move of no obvious import.
They claimed outfielder Mike Baxter from the Mets, and made room for him on the 40-man roster by designating outfielder Alex Castellanos for assignment.
| Oct 17, 2013
| 4:36 PM
ST. LOUIS — Hanley Ramirez will continue playing only if he remains the Dodgers' best option at shortstop, Manager Don Mattingly said Thursday.
Playing with a hairline fracture in a left rib, Ramirez was a combined 0 for 6 in Games 4 and 5 of...