| Oct 18, 2013
| 9:13 PM
ST. LOUIS — Vin Scully is 85. He has called games for the Dodgers since Jackie Robinson played for them. He does not just talk about the old school. He was enrolled in it.
As the story line raged about whether the Dodgers are too full of money,...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 10:58 PM
ATLANTA — The Dodgers' top executives wouldn't say Thursday whether Manager Don Mattingly would return next season, but they offered overwhelmingly positive reviews of his performance.
"I think he's done well, don't you?" said Mark Walter, the...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 5:05 PM
SCOTT VAN SLYKE, 27, outfield/first base
Final 2013 stats: .240 batting average, seven home runs, 19 RBI, .342 on-base and .465 slugging percentages.
Contract status: Under team control.
The good: He should give lessons in reinventing yourself....
| Sep 10, 2013
| 11:25 PM
And now a voice from the Dodgers’ not-so-distant past.
Scott Van Slyke, who has seemingly spent half his season jettisoning up and down between the Dodgers and the minors this season, was summoned to pinch-hit in the 11th inning Tuesday in game...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 11:40 PM
With the Arizona Diamondbacks in town this week, the Dodgers asked the visiting manager to speak about a home run he hit 25 years ago at a Tuesday news conference.
Kirk Gibson's home run in Game 1 of the 1988 World Series is the most famous home run...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 11:03 AM
Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in New York, with a photo memorializing New York City Firefighter Robert James Crawford, who died in the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. His photo was placed at memorial by his family as they came to the...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 11:02 PM
The Dodgers can actually afford to lose a few games, but players suddenly falling by the wayside are another matter.
The Dodgers did lose Friday, 4-2, to the San Francisco Giants before a Dodger Stadium crowd of 52,650.
Yet with the Arizona...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 12:50 AM
This was looking like early in the season. You know, when the Dodgers were in last place and their disabled list resembled an All-Star roster.
The Dodgers were already without Hanley Ramirez, who was ruled out for the weekend with an irritated nerve...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Mr. Kemp, meet Mr. Ramirez.
Manager Don Mattingly did this weird thing prior to Tuesday’s game against the Diamondbacks. He handed in a real, live lineup.
Matt Kemp, the guy they thought was still running too tentatively with that sore hamstring...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 10:41 PM
No clinching, no celebration, no taste of the bubbly.
The way this month has gone for the Dodgers, did you really expect them to party at first opportunity?
Instead of becoming the first team this season to clinch their division, the Dodgers fell 9-...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 3:53 PM
Near the end of June, they looked buried. A team of grand aspirations headed for an unsightly fall.
Disappointment ruled the Dodgers by June 22. The team was 9 1/2 games back, their bloated payroll now mocking them, injuries seemingly everywhere....