| Sep 26, 2013
| 10:14 PM
Three games to go before the regular season ends for the Dodgers, their focus turns completely to the playoffs, and still the questions mount?
On the same day the Dodgers said Andre Ethier was unlikely to play during the season’s final weekend,...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 3:30 PM
Outfielder Nick Buss made his first major league start for the Dodgers, a day after he got his first major league hit.
That capped a whirlwind of a weekend for the former USC standout, who didn't arrive at Dodger Stadium until shortly before game time...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 10:48 PM
The beating the Dodgers took Saturday at Dodger Stadium wasn’t as bad as the one Canelo Alvarez got in Las Vegas. It was worse.
Historically bad, in fact, with the Giants setting a Dodger Stadium record for runs in a 19-3 rout. The...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 3:13 PM
Whether by injury or ineffectiveness, nearly all fantasy owners have gaps in their lineups that need to be plugged. Staff writer Tim Hubbard looks at a few players who can be cheap solutions.
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Talk about taking a...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 4:05 PM
President Obama honored the San Francisco Giants’ 2012 World Series championship on Monday, saying the team is “making this a habit.”
The Giants won their second world championship in three years in October, beating the Detroit...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 5:11 PM
Bartolo Colon scattered seven hits over eight innings for the American League West-leading Oakland Athletics, who stretched their division lead over Texas to 51/2 games with a 1-0 victory over the Rangers and Yu Darvish on Saturday.
The A's won for...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 1:13 PM
Marlins right-hander Henderson Alvarez, a 23-year-old Venezuelan in his third major league season, pitched the third no-hitter of the season in a thrilling 1-0 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Sunday in Miami.
Alvarez was in the on-deck circle in...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 11:07 PM
Shadows covered most of the infield at Angel Stadium when Pittsburgh Pirates right-hander Gerrit Cole took his place on the mound and brought the heat back to a cooling Friday evening.
Pitching quickly and efficiently in only his third major league...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 7:12 AM
About 4,150 of San Francisco's 48,900 public school students were missing from classrooms on Wednesday, when the team celebrated its World Series win with a parade, the San Francisco Chronicle reported....
| Oct 11, 2012
| 7:25 PM
I'm playing hooky. It's Thursday around noon, and a column is due, but it's 1970 and I'm playing hooky.
I'm watching baseball. Gloriously sunny, rapturously dramatic, midweek playoff baseball. I'm sitting in my living room in the middle of the day...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Clayton Kershaw won the National League Cy Young Award on Thursday, becoming the eighth different Dodger to capture the award....