Stories tagged: Los Angeles Dodgers
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 15, 2017, 4:53 P.M.
Adrian Gonzalez criticizes WBC organizers over Mexico elimination
Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez had some harsh words for organizers of the World Baseball Classic, saying `they’re not even close to being the Little League World Series’
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 1, 2017, 5:14 P.M.
Seattle acquires right-hander Chase De Jong from Dodgers
The Seattle Mariners have acquired right-hander Chase De Jong from the Los Angeles Dodgers in exchange for a pair of minor leaguers. Seattle made the move on Wednesday looking to …
THURSDAY, FEB. 16, 2017, 6:19 P.M.
Sergio Romo happy to finally be in Dodger blue
Sergio Romo looked over his shoulder again and again as if he just wanted to make sure that the No. 54 Dodgers jersey was still there. It was, representing a …
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 8, 2017, 8:48 P.M.
Free agent Sergio Romo close to finalizing deal with Dodgers
Sergio Romo is close to finalizing a one-year deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers this week to become their setup man. The 33-year-old reliever had a 2.64 ERA last season …
FRIDAY, DEC. 23, 2016, 6:39 P.M.
MLB notes: Justin Turner, Dodgers finalize $64M, 4-year contract
Third baseman Justin Turner and the Los Angeles Dodgers have finalized their $64 million, four-year contract. Turner gets a $4 million signing bonus, payable Dec. 31, under the agreement completed …
FRIDAY, DEC. 16, 2016, 6:47 P.M.
MLB record 6 teams to pay luxury tax
A record six teams are paying baseball’s luxury tax this season, led by the Los Angeles Dodgers at $31.8 million and the New York Yankees at $27.4 million.
MONDAY, DEC. 12, 2016, 11:30 P.M.
AP source: Jansen agrees to $80M, 5-year deal with Dodgers
The Los Angeles Dodgers are bringing back their reliable closer, agreeing Monday to an $80 million, five-year contract to keep All-Star Kenley Jansen, a person with knowledge of the deal …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 16, 2016, 7:05 P.M.
Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully to receive Medal of Freedom
Hall of Fame broadcaster Vin Scully will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom next Tuesday at the White House. Scully retired last month after spending his entire 67-year career in …
MONDAY, NOV. 7, 2016, 8:03 P.M.
Mariners get Ruiz from Dodgers in exchange for Nuno
The Seattle Mariners have picked up needed depth at catcher after acquiring Carlos Ruiz from the Los Angeles Dodgers in exchange for left-handed pitcher Vidal Nuno on Monday at the …
SUNDAY, NOV. 6, 2016, 10:10 P.M.
Seattle Mariners acquire Carlos Ruiz from Los Angeles Dodgers
The Mariners acquired veteran catcher Carlos Ruiz in a trade Sunday night from the Los Angeles Dodgers, according to multiple sources, although there was no immediate confirmation from either club.
SATURDAY, OCT. 22, 2016, 11:40 P.M.
Cubs beat Dodgers 5-0 to reach first World Series since 1945
Kyle Hendricks outpitched Clayton Kershaw, Anthony Rizzo and Willson Contreras homered early and the Chicago Cubs won their first pennant since 1945, beating the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-0 Saturday night …
SATURDAY, OCT. 22, 2016, 8:17 P.M.
Kershaw struggles; Dodgers still without a title since 1988
So much for Clayton Kershaw’s playoff renaissance. The ace flopped at a big moment – again.
FRIDAY, OCT. 21, 2016, 7:31 P.M.
MLB Notes: Kershaw stands in the way of Cubs’ chance to make history
The Cubs came home to Wrigley Field with a 3-2 lead over the Dodgers in the N.L. Championship Series and a chance Saturday night to end a more than seven-decade …
THURSDAY, OCT. 20, 2016, 11:02 P.M.
Cubs beat Dodgers, head home with 3-2 lead in NLCS
Jon Lester pitched seven sharp innings, Addison Russell hit a tiebreaking homer and the Chicago Cubs moved one win from their first World Series trip in 71 years by beating …
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 19, 2016, 10:45 P.M.
Cubs homer twice in rout over Dodgers, tie NLCS 2-2
Anthony Rizzo, Addison Russell and the rest of the Chicago Cubs’ bats broke out in a big way.
TUESDAY, OCT. 18, 2016, 10:06 P.M.
Rich Hill outpitches Jake Arrieta as Dodgers take 2-1 lead in NLCS
Rich Hill outpitched reigning Cy Young Award winner Jake Arrieta, Yasmani Grandal hit a two-run homer in the fourth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Chicago Cubs 6-0 …
TUESDAY, OCT. 18, 2016, 6:26 P.M.
Curt Schilling eyes U.S. Senate run against Elizabeth Warren
Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling announced plans on Tuesday to run against Elizabeth Warren in the U.S. Senate if his wife agrees, but he declined to apologize to Rhode …
SATURDAY, OCT. 15, 2016, 9:02 P.M.
Miguel Montero’s pinch-hit slam lifts Cubs over Dodgers 8-4 in NLCS opener
CHICAGO – Miguel Montero snapped an eighth-inning tie with the third pinch-hit grand slam in postseason history, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-4 in their N.L. …
SATURDAY, OCT. 15, 2016, 7:13 P.M.
MLB Notes: Clayton Kershaw to start Game 2 for Dodgers
Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw will start Game 2 of the N.L. Championship Series against the Chicago Cubs on Sunday night after pitching in all three wins during the Division Series …
THURSDAY, OCT. 13, 2016, 11:02 P.M.
Clayton Kershaw gets save as Dodgers top Nationals to win NLDS
Clayton Kershaw got the final two outs to earn his first major league save and finish the Los Angeles Dodgers’ 4-3 victory over the Washington Nationals in Game 5 to …
THURSDAY, OCT. 13, 2016, 12:44 P.M.
Dodgers name Hill their NLDS Game 5 starter vs. Nationals
Veteran left-hander Rich Hill will start for the Los Angeles Dodgers against the Washington Nationals in Game 5 of the N.L. Division Series.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 12, 2016, 6:45 P.M.
Nationals still have ace up their sleeve against Dodgers
While going to ace Clayton Kershaw on short rest helped the Los Angeles Dodgers stave off elimination in their NL Division Series against the Washington Nationals, it also has raised …
TUESDAY, OCT. 11, 2016, 11:02 P.M.
Chase Utley’s single lifts Dodgers over Nationals to force Game 5 of NLDS
Chase Utley singled home the tiebreaking run with two outs in the eighth inning after the Dodgers’ bullpen faltered in relief of Clayton Kershaw, and Los Angeles avoided elimination with …
MONDAY, OCT. 10, 2016, 9:06 P.M.
Nationals beat Dodgers 8-3 to take 2-1 lead in NLDS
LOS ANGELES – Anthony Rendon and Jayson Werth homered, and the Washington Nationals moved within one victory of winning a postseason series for the first time, beating the Los Angeles …
SATURDAY, OCT. 8, 2016, 10:50 P.M.
MLB postpones Game 2 of Dodgers-Nationals NLDS
Long after the concourses emptied, the sky cleared up as the tarp still covered the field. Game 2 of the N.L. Division Series between the Washington Nationals and Los Angeles …
THURSDAY, OCT. 6, 2016, 6:58 P.M.
Kershaw looks to reverse postseason trend
WASHINGTON – It is one of baseball’s enduring mysteries in recent years and will be front-and-center in Game 1 of the N.L. Division Series between the Dodgers and Nationals that …
THURSDAY, AUG. 25, 2016, 8:13 P.M.
MLB Notes: Phillies send Carlos Ruiz to Dodgers for A.J. Ellis
The N.L. West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers acquired Carlos Ruiz from Philadelphia in a trade of backup catchers Thursday, getting a popular player with a world of postseason experience.
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 24, 2016, 6:50 P.M.
MLB Notes: Rob Segedin homers, races to hospital for son’s birth
Innings after getting his second major league home run Rob Segedin left to meet his wife at the hospital for the birth of their first child, missing the end of …
TUESDAY, AUG. 2, 2016, 8:37 P.M.
MLB Notes: Indians put All-Star Danny Salazar on DL
The Cleveland Indians will be without All-Star pitcher Danny Salazar for two to three weeks, a blow to the momentum of the A.L. Central leaders.
THURSDAY, JUNE 2, 2016, 8:04 P.M.
Baseball Notes: No discipline for Dodgers in laser flap at Citi Field
The Los Angeles Dodgers aren’t going to face any discipline from Major League Baseball over the laser flap at Citi Field last weekend.