| Oct 19, 2011
| 9:33 PM
Tony La Russa played a hunch Wednesday. Or perhaps he was just managing by the book. Then again, maybe it was really an educated guess from the most educated of baseball managers. Whatever word you choose to define the moves......
| Mar 12, 2013
| 4:28 PM
With the second round of the World Baseball Classic beginning tonight, let's take a look at how some Phillies have done so far. Shortstop Jimmy Rollins (Team USA): 3 G, 5-for-14 (.357 BA), 1 R, 1 2B, 1 BB, 2......
| May 20, 2012
| 4:25 PM
Pat Burrell didn't have to think for a second when a reporter asked him to reminisce about the 2008 World Series parade. "That's got to be No. 1," said Burrell, who signed a one-day, minor league contract so he could......
| May 9, 2012
| 9:24 PM
So who's going to replace Joe Savery in the Phillies bullpen? Unless Ruben Amaro Jr. is about to pull the trigger on some sort of trade, the most logical choice is left-hander Jake Diekman, although Raul Valdes, another lefty, could be a darkhorse...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 3:15 PM
A.J. ELLIS, 32, catcher
Final 2013 stats: .238 batting average, 10 home runs, 52 RBIs, .318 on-base and .364 slugging percentages, threw out 44.4% of base stealers (28 of 63), the staff ERA when he caught was 3.06.
Contract status: In second year of...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 1:56 PM
They come and go, though sometimes it can feel like they’re just going.
The Dodgers have signed Juan Uribe, Brian Wilson, Dan Haren and Cuban Alex Guerrero this off-season, but have lost their share too, many they would have liked back.
| Oct 18, 2013
| 10:53 AM
Nick Punto sat at his locker, surrounded by media fresh after the Dodgers’ 6-4 victory over the Cardinals in Game 5 of the National League Championship Series, but his mind raced ahead.
The Dodgers will face their second consecutive elimination...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 4:16 PM
Player; AB; HR; RBIs; Avg.
Carl Crawford |3 | 0 | 0 | .333
AJ Ellis | 3 | 0 | 0 | .333
Mark Ellis | 3 | 0 | 0 | .333
Adrian Gonzalez | 2 | 0 | 0 | .000
Yasiel Puig | 3 | 0 | 0 | .000
Nick Punto | 3 | 0 | 0 | .000
Skip Schumkaer | 3 | 0 | 0 |...
| 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...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 12:43 PM
It is hard to pick one trait that distinguishes Vin Scully from ordinary broadcasters, but we'll go with this one: He knows when to shut up.
Scully, working on radio during the playoffs, was at the microphone in the seventh inning of Tuesday's Game 4 of...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 1:17 PM
Hanley Ramirez is back in the Dodgers' starting lineup Wednesday, but here's an alternative thought:
Would he be a more dangerous hitter if he wasn't?
When he's in the lineup, the Cardinals know when he's coming and can plan accordingly.