| Oct 1, 2013
| 10:17 PM
PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Pirates went 21 years between playoff games. The wait will be significantly shorter this time around.
Russell Martin homered twice, Francisco Liriano was dominant for seven innings and the Pirates roared past the...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 5:51 PM
The Cincinnati Reds fired Dusty Baker on Friday, parting ways with the manager who led them to their best stretch of success since the Big Red Machine but couldn't get them past the first round of the postseason.
The move came after the Reds lost the...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 7:01 PM
The same TBS announcing team that frosted many Dodgers fans in the division series now moves on to the Dodgers-St. Louis Cardinals series. Seven games, potentially, 30 hours or more. I can almost feel my head start to pre-explode.
| Oct 11, 2013
| 4:00 PM
I don't remember his name. It was something simple, like Paul or Mike. I'll call him Pike. I'd moved from Virginia to Los Angeles for graduate school, where I assumed most male students would be ripped blond surfer boys. When I met Pike in the music...
| 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...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 5:39 PM
Coco Crisp hit a three-run home run, Daric Barton and Jed Lowrie each had a solo shot and the Oakland Athletics wrapped up their second American League West title in a row even before overpowering the Minnesota Twins, 11-7, Sunday.
The A's clinched...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 2:50 PM
The Kansas City Royals clinched a winning record Sunday, their first since 2003.
The Cleveland Indians have clinched a winning record, their first since 2007. The Pittsburgh Pirates have clinched their first winning record since 1992.
| 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...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 6:07 PM
Milwaukee's Carlos Gomez acknowledged he went too far with a hyped-up home run trot that ended in a benches-clearing scuffle against the Atlanta Braves.
Gomez was suspended Thursday along with Atlanta's Reed Johnson for one game by Major League Baseball...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:09 PM
Dale Sveum was fired Monday as manager of the Chicago Cubs, who finished last in the National League Central for the first time in seven years.
"It's absolutely imperative that we create the best environment possible for young players to come up here,...