Grading the week
It will be remembered as the week their feud with the Arizona Diamondbacks devolved into violence, but in many regards, it was just more of the same. …
Quick take: Pirates 3, Dodgers 0
The Los Angeles Dodgers are close to having their regular lineup on the field at long last, but there are no indications they are close to being the…
Do the Dodgers need to get Puig under control?
It has been suggested that Yasiel Puig's rage during Tuesday's brawl with the Arizona Diamondbacks is another sign of his immaturity and, in baseball …
Stuck in nowhere land, but seeing the light
LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Dodgers played a competitive -- and, at times, cantankerous -- series against the first-place team in their division …
Dodgers sign four draft picks
LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Dodgers announced they have signed four of their picks from last week's draft, including first-round pick Chris Anderso…
Does Yasiel Puig's exuberance make him a target?
LOS ANGELES -- Baseball is played within a vague medieval hierarchy. If you are a rookie, you are to behave as if you were paint coated on a wall. Yo…
Brandon League is out as closer
LOS ANGELES -- Monday night, Dodgers manager Don Mattingly watched his closer, Brandon League, blow his fourth save in 17 chances, frittering away a t…
Bullpen makes few fans for Mattingly
LOS ANGELES -- The boos were loud for Brandon League, but they were thunderous for Don Mattingly. When the Los Angeles Dodgers manager walked back to…
Quick take: Diamondbacks 5, Dodgers 4
LOS ANGELES -- Apparently, the Los Angeles Dodgers could still learn a thing or two about grittiness. The Arizona Diamondbacks, the team that makes…
Can Yasiel Puig stay hot in cleanup spot?
LOS ANGELES -- Luis Cruz got out a roll of masking tape and measured off a 6-by-4-foot box around two corner locker stalls -- his and phenom Yasiel Pu…
Tigers' Scherzer (10-0) fans 10 to drop O's
Kershaw calls negotiations leak a distraction
GM: 'Leaning' toward putting Teixeira on DL
Cruz blasts 2 as Rangers snap 6-game skid
Miller exits with cramp but earns Cards win
Indians' Swisher (shoulder) out a few games
Petriello: D-backs win with stars, not grit
Nationals Pull Prank On Phillies Phanatic?
The Phillie Phanatic's ATV appears to have run out of gas on the third base side where the visiting dugout resides.
Max Scherzer Improves To 10-0
Chris Davis hit his 24th home run of the season, but Max Scherzer struck out 10 batters over six innings to lead the Tigers past the Orioles 5-1.
Kershaw Distracted By Negotiations
Barry Larkin breaks down how contract negotiations can affect a player's performance on the field.