| Nov 9, 2013
| 3:49 PM
JOSH BECKETT, 33, starting pitcher
Final 2013 stats: 0-5, 5.19 ERA, 1.50 WHIP, .289 opponents batting average, 8.5 strikeouts per nine innings in 43 1/3 innings of eight starts.
Contract status: Last year of four-year deal at $17 million.
| Nov 12, 2013
| 3:31 PM
ZACK GREINKE, 30, starting pitcher
Final 2013 stats: 15-4, 2.63 ERA, 1.11 WHIP, .234 opponent batting average, 7.5 strikeouts per nine innings in 28 starts (177 2/3 innings).
Contract status: Next season will be the second of his six-year, $147-...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 9:34 PM
SAN DIEGO — It would have been arrogant to say so at the time, so Don Mattingly kept it to himself. But the Dodgers manager admitted Saturday that winning a division championship wasn't the only thing on his to-do list heading into the season.
| Sep 21, 2013
| 9:39 PM
Jerome Williams won his fourth consecutive start Saturday night, overcoming five walks while giving up one run and five hits in 52/3 innings of a 6-5 victory over the Seattle Mariners, and before the game, Manager Mike Scioscia praised the right-hander...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 12:50 PM
That long off-season for Matt Kemp just became a tad more challenging, though not from an unexpected place.
Kemp had a tumultuous regular season and is out for the playoffs because of an ankle injury that simply needs time to heal.
| Oct 11, 2013
| 3:00 AM
The ball soared off left fielder Carl Crawford's bat once, then twice, into the dimming blue sky.
And each time, the home runs conjured a familiar call for listeners of Spanish-language radio, one that has made its way onto Dodgers shirts and blended...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 12:02 PM
This is what happens when you try to ignore an issue: speculation, reports from sources and accompanying uncertainty.
Those are seldom good things, yet it is where the Dodgers find themselves with Manager Don Mattingly at exactly the wrong time....
| 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...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 9:02 PM
ST. LOUIS — Clayton Kershaw and Michael Wacha have a lot in common.
Both were first-round draft picks, Kershaw by the Dodgers in 2006 and Wacha by the St. Louis Cardinals six years later. Both played high school baseball in Dallas, both pitched in...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 11:05 PM
In this age of information, in which fans can access your salary as easily as your batting average, Carl Crawford is the $142-million man.
Barry Zito can tell you all about that. The amount of dollars sticks to your name like gum, until you win. Zito...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 7:10 AM
Sometimes you work and work, and it just doesn’t happen. You believe you’re the right person, believe it’s the right moment, but circumstances or someone in authority direct the moment elsewhere.
It all could have ended badly for Chris...