| Sep 17, 2013
| 9:09 PM
PHOENIX — With Clayton Kershaw on the verge of pitching more innings than he has ever pitched in a season, the Dodgers have pushed back his next start from Wednesday to Saturday.
Kershaw leads baseball with 223 innings pitched — only 10 1/...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 12:59 PM
Meanwhile, back from Panic City …
How ’bout that Edinson Volquez?
Now whatever you may think of Volquez or the way he wears his hat or his 6.01 earned-run average this season before being released by the Padres, he was actually pretty...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 10:52 PM
What started as a nightmare season for the Dodgers is turning into something special. Less than three months ago, the most expensive team ever assembled in the history of baseball looked as if it was doomed for failure. The low point came on June 21, when...
| 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...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 6:33 PM
He wants it, but not that much. I mean, he would love for it to happen but just tell him the cost.
Because that’s the unknown when you ask Don Mattingly whether it’s important to him the Dodgers finish with the best record in the National...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Tuneups, that’s where the Dodgers are at. Fine tuning, healing, getting any bugs out before they start the postseason.
Not a bad start Saturday in their 4-0 victory over the Padres in San Diego.
If Clayton Kershaw was any more finely tuned he&...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 5:26 PM
Standout University of Texas quarterback
James Street, 65, a former University of Texas quarterback who took over the Longhorns' wishbone offense and led them to the 1969 national championship, died Monday at his home in Austin, Texas,...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 8:25 PM
By the time Adrian Gonzalez steps into the batter's box Sunday evening to face Julio Teheran, he figures to have a decent idea of how the Atlanta Braves right-hander will attack him.
"Adrian is probably the smartest hitter I've ever played with,"...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 7:00 AM
The National Football League’s increasingly visible injury legacy has become a topic of national debate, one that threatens to cast a lasting shadow over the country’s most popular, and profitable, sport.
Far less attention has been paid...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 6:38 PM
SAN DIEGO — If the Dodgers are to go far in October, they're going to have to start winning in September. At least that has been the trend recently, with three of the last five World Series winners posting the best record in the last full month of...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 6:08 PM
BOSTON — Jake Peavy hasn't forgotten the first words Jonny Gomes said to him on his first day in the Fenway Park home clubhouse after his trade from the Chicago White Sox.
"I asked how Jonny was doing, and his quote to me was, 'Just a day closer...