Stories tagged: Los Angeles Dodgers
Mon., March 19, 2018, 11:33 p.m.
Dodgers’ Justin Turner hit by pitch, breaks left wrist
Los Angeles Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner has a broken left wrist after being hit by a pitch during a spring training game. Turner was struck by a pitch from …
Mon., Feb. 12, 2018, 9:53 p.m.
Former Cardinals, Dodgers outfielder Wally Moon dies at 87
Former National League Rookie of the Year Wally Moon, who played on three World Series-winning teams with the Los Angeles Dodgers, has died. He was 87.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 19, 2017, 7:47 p.m.
Dodgers hit with $36.2M luxury tax, Yanks with $15.7M
The Los Angeles Dodgers will pay baseball’s highest luxury tax for the fourth straight year and the New York Yankees owe a penalty for a 15th consecutive season, streaks that …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 16, 2017, 4:23 p.m.
Matt Kemp back in L.A., Adrian Gonzalez out in 5-player deal with Braves
Matt Kemp is returning to the Los Angeles Dodgers as part of a five-player trade with the Atlanta Braves that includes cash. The Dodgers are sending first baseman Adrian Gonzalez, …
Mon., Nov. 13, 2017, 7:57 p.m.
Dodgers’ Cody Bellinger is National League rookie of the year
Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Cody Bellinger was honored Monday as the unanimous winner of the National League rookie of the year.
Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 4:55 p.m.
Carlos Beltran wept on field after Astros won World Series
When Carlos Beltran was 22 years old, he won the Rookie of the Year award after a sensational season with the Kansas City Royals in 1999.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 1, 2017, 10:07 p.m.
Astros romp past Dodgers for first World Series title
George Springer and the Houston Astros rocketed to the top of the baseball galaxy Wednesday night, winning the first World Series championship in franchise history by romping past the Los …
Tue., Oct. 31, 2017, 9:40 p.m.
McCullers steps into spotlight as Astros’ Game 7 starter against Dodgers’ Darvish
Lance McCullers Jr. headed into Game 6 of the World Series not knowing whether he would be attempting to close out a championship on Tuesday night or starting Game 7 …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 31, 2017, 10:11 p.m.
Dodgers rally against Verlander to send World Series to Game 7 decider
Chris Taylor, Corey Seager and the Los Angeles Dodgers sent this twist-and-turn World Series to Game 7, rallying against Justin Verlander to beat the Houston Astros 3-1 Tuesday night.
Mon., Oct. 30, 2017, 8:35 p.m.
Epic game or lousy pitching? Either way this World Series is a hit
An epic game. No, make that an instant classic.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 29, 2017, 11:12 p.m.
Bregman’s game-winning single in 10th caps Astros’ wild 13-12 win over Dodgers for 3-2 Series lead
Jose Altuve, Carlos Correa and the Houston Astros kept hammering away in a wild slugfest that no one saw coming, rallying against Clayton Kershaw and rocking the Los Angeles Dodgers …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 28, 2017, 9:54 p.m.
Dodgers tie World Series with big ninth inning against Astros
Cody Bellinger lined a go-ahead double in the ninth inning, four Dodgers pitchers combined on a two-hitter and Los Angeles rallied past the Houston Astros 6-2 Saturday night to tie …
Sat., Oct. 28, 2017, 3:49 p.m.
Houston’s Yuli Gurriel banned five games in 2018 for racist gesture at Yu Darvish
Yuli Gurriel will have to sit out for making a racist gesture toward Yu Darvish – but not during the World Series.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 27, 2017, 10:20 p.m.
Big second inning helps Astros top Dodgers for 2-1 lead in World Series
The Houston Astros broke out their bats in a four-run second inning, beating the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-3 Friday night for a 2-1 World Series lead.
Fri., Oct. 27, 2017, 5:11 p.m.
Once mocked, bright Astros jerseys have developed into fan favorite
Once mocked, now fashionable, those rainbow jerseys of the Houston Astros are back in full bloom at the World Series.
Thu., Oct. 26, 2017, 8:48 p.m.
Astros’ World Series run lifts Houston amid Hurricane Harvey recovery
Paul Daulong hopes the Houston Astros jersey his daughter gave him after Hurricane Harvey’s flooding devastated the family’s home will be a good luck charm as his beloved baseball team …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 25, 2017, 10:44 p.m.
George Springer’s two-run homer in 11th inning gives Astros Game 2 win
George Springer hit a two-run drive in the 11th inning and the Houston Astros won a thrilling home run derby at Dodger Stadium, beating Los Angeles 7-6 Wednesday night to …
Wed., Oct. 25, 2017, 5:52 p.m.
Vin Scully delivers, and then calls in a left-handed reliever
The cheers began even before Vin Scully stepped onto the field. One year removed from the broadcast booth, his job was to throw out the ceremonial first pitch before Game …
Tue., Oct. 24, 2017, 9:01 p.m.
Commentary: Hottest World Series game draws some cool customers
The hottest World Series game on record drew some pretty cool customers to Dodger Stadium.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 24, 2017, 9:21 p.m.
Kershaw sizzles, gets Dodgers off to hot start with 3-1 win in World Series opener
No sweat, Clayton Kershaw. Changing jerseys to beat the 103-degree heat, the Dodgers ace with a checkered playoff history delivered a signature performance, pitching Los Angeles past the Houston Astros …
Mon., Oct. 23, 2017, 8:15 p.m.
Fresh faces lead Houston Astros, Los Angeles Dodgers to World Series
A new generation of ballplayers is featured in the World Series starting Tuesday night. Houston’s dynamic infield duo of Carlos Correa and the diminutive Jose Altuve sparks the top offense …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 22, 2017, 10:05 p.m.
Hot World Series on deck: Altuve, Astros vs. Kershaw, Dodgers
Big-time aces Clayton Kershaw and Justin Verlander. Playoff boppers Jose Altuve and Justin Turner.
Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 5:46 p.m.
Dodgers face short list of decisions for World Series, topped by Corey Seager
The absence of Corey Seager felt so unpronounced in the National League Championship Series, yet his name still resounded through the Los Angeles Dodgers’ celebration late Thursday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 19, 2017, 9:27 p.m.
Enrique Hernandez hits three homers to send Dodgers to World Series
Enrique Hernandez homered three times and drove in seven runs, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 11-1 to reach the World Series for the first time in …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 10:22 p.m.
Javier Baez’s two homers help Cubs cut NLCS deficit to 3-1
Javier Baez snapped a 0-for-20 skid with two home runs, Wade Davis hung on for a six-out save and the Chicago Cubs avoided a sweep, holding off the Los Angeles …
Tue., Oct. 17, 2017, 10:04 p.m.
Yu Darvish pitches Dodgers to 3-0 NLCS lead over Cubs
Yu Darvish pitched into the seventh inning, Chris Taylor homered again and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 6-1 on Tuesday night to open a commanding 3-0 lead …
Mon., Oct. 16, 2017, 9:42 p.m.
Cubs manager Joe Maddon stands by not using Wade Davis in Game 2
Cubs manager Joe Maddon stood by his decision not to use All-Star closer Wade Davis in Chicago’s loss to the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 2 of the NL Championship …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 15, 2017, 10:03 p.m.
Justin Turner’s walk-off home run gives Los Angeles Dodgers 2-0 lead in NLCS
Justin Turner hit a three-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 4-1 on Sunday to take …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 14, 2017, 10:04 p.m.
Yasiel Puig, Chris Taylor power Dodgers past Cubs in NLCS opener
Chris Taylor hit a tiebreaking homer in the sixth inning, Yasiel Puig added a homer and an RBI double to his dynamite postseason, and the Los Angeles Dodgers overcame a …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 13, 2017, 9:53 p.m.
Rested Dodgers ready for weary Cubs
When the Chicago Cubs began their National League Division Series clincher in Washington on Thursday night, the Los Angeles Dodgers watched it on their stadium video boards during an upbeat …