MIAMI (AP) — With his first swing of the night, Yasiel Puig snapped a slump and silenced speculation he’s in the doghouse. The rookie sensation came off the bench to hit a tiebreaking home run […]
CHICAGO (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers overcame another injury scare and extended their franchise-record road winning streak to 14 games. A.J. Ellis hit an RBI single, and Stephen Fife pitched into the sixth inning on a […]
CHICAGO (AP) — With some of their big hitters getting the day off, it was sharp pitching that helped the Los Angeles Dodgers break a franchise record that stood for 89 years. Chris Capuano scattered six hits […]
TORONTO (AP) — Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp is expected to miss the three-game series against the Blue Jays after spraining his left ankle. Out of the lineup for 11 games with a sore left […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — Matt Kemp returned to the lineup with a home run and a double in the same inning Sunday, and the Los Angeles Dodgers completed a sweep of the Washington Nationals with a […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The newest hot, young thing in Los Angeles is a guy you can’t take your eyes off of. He’s well-built, with a winning smile and engaging personality. He doesn’t say a […]
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Dodgers manager Don Mattingly criticized his team and benched All-Star right fielder Andre Ethier, then watched Los Angeles beat the Milwaukee Brewers 9-2 Wednesday. Mattingly, in the third and final year of […]
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers placed left-hander Ted Lilly on the 15-day disabled list Friday with a strain in his right rib cage and activated starter Clayton Kershaw from the bereavement list […]
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Zack Greinke’s pitch sailed up and into Carlos Quentin’s upper left arm, and it was on. A little personal history was at play, as were rules that aren’t in any rule book. Now the Dodgers will be without their $147 million pitcher for several weeks.
So much for the old “it’s a long season” from a baseball player. And it IS a long season. 162 games. As of Tuesday, the Dodgers had played 7. Won 4. But with the highest payroll in baseball, that isn’t good enough.