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In this June 3, 2013, photo, Los Angeles Dodgers' Yasiel Puig reaches first base on a fielder's choice during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)

Affidavit: Smuggler threats follow Puig from Cuba

MIAMI (AP) — The smugglers who helped Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig leave Cuba on a speedboat have made death threats against him and against a Cuban boxer who says he defected with Puig, […]

04/17/2014

Los Angeles Dodgers' Yasiel Puig, center, Andre Ethier, right, and Carl Crawford do their bump celebration after the Dodgers' 3-2 victory over the San Diego Padres in a baseball game Tuesday, April 1, 2014, in San Diego.  (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

Puig out, Kemp in for Dodgers home opener

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Yasiel Puig was scratched from the starting lineup after arriving late for the Los Angeles Dodgers’ home opener on Friday. The rest of the team was already on the field stretching […]

04/04/2014

San Diego Padres' Everth Cabrera slides into third safely as Los Angeles Dodgers third baseman Juan Uribe awaits a late throw in the first inning of the opening game of Major League baseball in the United States Sunday, March 30, 2014, in San Diego.  (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

Smith, Denorfia lift Padres to 3-1 win over LA

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The moderate-payroll San Diego Padres pulled one over on the big-spending Los Angeles Dodgers. Seth Smith hit a towering drive for a tying homer leading off the eighth inning and Chris […]

03/31/2014

The Los Angeles Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw throws as his team trains at the Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney, Tuesday, March 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)

Kershaw headed to DL for 1st time in career

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw is headed to the 15-day disabled list for the first time in his seven-year career because of a swollen muscle in his left upper back. […]

03/29/2014

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Dodgers take steps to reduce traffic congestion

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The Los Angeles Dodgers will play at Dodger Stadium for the first time in 2014 tonight, facing the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in an exhibition game. It will be the […]

03/27/2014

Feb. 10, 2014: Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Zack Greinke throws during spring training baseball practice  in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)

Dodgers top spender, ending Yanks’ 15-year streak

NEW YORK (AP) — Zack Greinke and the Los Angeles Dodgers have knocked Alex Rodriguez and the New York Yankees off baseball’s payroll perch, part of an offseason spending spree that has the average salary […]

03/25/2014

The Los Angeles Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw throws as his team trains at the Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney, Tuesday, March 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)

Kershaw, Dodgers set to make opening-day history

SYDNEY (AP) — Two months after signing a contract that makes him the richest pitcher in baseball, Clayton Kershaw starts his fourth consecutive opening day for the Los Angeles Dodgers in a game that carries […]

03/20/2014

Ground staff prepare the baseball field that has been especial built for the Major League Baseball opening series at the Sydney Cricket Ground in Sydney, Monday, March 17, 2014. The MLB season-opening two-game series between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Arizona Diamondbacks in Sydney will be played this weekend. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)

Dodgers, Diamondbacks arrive Down Under

SYDNEY (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks and Los Angeles Dodgers arrived to a very low-key welcome in Australia on Tuesday for their Major League Baseball season-opening series this weekend after 15-hour flights from the U.S. […]

03/18/2014

Los Angeles Angels' David Freese waits to bat as umpires Hal Gibson and Gerry Davis, right, check an instant replay during an exhibition spring training baseball game Thursday, March 6, 2014, in Tempe, Ariz. On the play, the ruling on the field was confirmed, that Mike Trout was out at home trying to stretch a triple into an inside the park home run. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

No extra replay for D-backs-Dodgers in Australia

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball’s expanded replay system won’t be expanding to Australia for opening day. The new replay format that allows managers to challenge most calls by umpires won’t be in place […]

03/07/2014

May 31, 2012 photo of Marvin Norwood , left, with attorney Victor Escobedo, center, and co-defendant Louie Sanchez during a preliminary hearing held in Los Angeles Superior court. (AP Photo/Los Angeles Times, Irfan Khan, Pool, File)

2 admit guilt in Dodger Stadium Giants fan attack

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two men pleaded guilty Thursday to a 2011 beating at Dodger Stadium that left San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow brain damaged and disabled. They were immediately sentenced by an angry […]

02/20/2014

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Jansen, Dodgers agree on $4.3 million, 1-year deal

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Pitcher Kenley Jansen and the Dodgers agreed Tuesday on a $4.3 million, one-year contract, avoiding salary arbitration. Jansen had 28 saves with a 1.88 ERA last season after he took over […]

02/11/2014

In this June 16, 2013, file photo, Los Angeles Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig watches from the in the dugout during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Don Wright, File)

Reckless driving charge again Puig dropped

NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — Prosecutors have dropped a reckless driving charge against Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig. The state attorney’s office in southwest Florida dropped the charge Tuesday. A memo from prosecutors explained that […]

01/28/2014

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