| Aug 18, 2013
| 6:06 PM
In a season that has gone so horribly wrong for the Angels, this was hardly a surprise: Mike Trout had to come out of Sunday's game because of a hamstring injury.
Fortunately for an already depressed fan base, the Angels apparently will not have to play...
| 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...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 5:16 PM
Shortstop Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees is back on the disabled list, this time because of a strained right calf.
The move Monday is the latest setback in an injury-filled season for Jeter, 39, who did not play Saturday or Sunday at San Diego....
| Aug 4, 2013
| 7:18 PM
Major League Baseball is likely to announce Monday a suspension of New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez through the end of the 2014 season for using banned performance-enhancing drugs.
The discipline, however, might not keep baseball's active home...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 10:32 AM
In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: — San Diego Padres' Chris Denorfia gets the victory bath from teammates while being interviewed by a television reporter, after his two-run walk-off home run in the bottom of the ninth inning gave the Padres a 2-...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 6:16 PM
Albert Pujols needs to come through in the clutch, and we're not talking home runs or RBIs here.
Pujols needs to pursue his lawsuit against Jack Clark. Call it slander. Call it defamation of character. But don't call it off.
Last week, Pujols was...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 2:07 PM
Some trade deadline. Seen more movement in a three-toed sloth race. Maybe the word deadline was lost on the GMs this year.
The Dodgers, who left all of baseball trembling last year with a series of audacious trades, were oddly silent. Unless you count...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 10:38 PM
And then order was restored. All was calm. They worked counts, came up with some timely hits, made no real miscues.
It hardly hurt any that the Dodgers had their hottest pitcher – nope, not Clayton Kershaw – on the mound, but they did more...
| 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...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 10:39 PM
Tim Lincecum pitched his first career no-hitter and the second in the majors in 11 days, a gem saved by a spectacular diving catch by right fielder Hunter Pence in the San Francisco Giants' 9-0 win over the last-place San Diego Padres on Saturday night....
| Jul 13, 2013
| 9:45 PM
Talk of the Dodgers having co-aces in Clayton Kershaw and Zack Greinke has been mostly just talk.
Kershaw has looked like an ace this season. Greinke, for the most part, hasn't.
But that could be starting to change.
Greinke pitched his first shutout...