Yasiel Puig and Kike Hernandez homered during a five-run second inning, Adrian Gonzalez and Justin Turner also went deep, and the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Cincinnati Reds 8-3 Saturday night.
Yasiel Puig hit a three-run home run, Brett Anderson allowed one run in six innings and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3 on Wednesday night.
Every year it happens: Big-league trades send hitters and pitchers from the National League to the American League—and vice versa. This isn’t always a good thing, though, as pitchers have a hard time adjusting going from the NL to the AL, while hitters have a hard time adjusting going from the AL to the NL.
The Cardinals, with the best record in the majors at 37-18, were held to a pair of harmless singles over the first seven innings and failed to get a runner in scoring position until everything unraveled for Anderson in the eighth.
Brett Anderson gave up four hits in six scoreless innings, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers over the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-2 Monday.
Albert Pujols hit his first home run this spring and the L.A. Angels tied the L.A. Dodgers 7-7 on Thursday.
Sandy Koufax is confident that Clayton Kershaw won’t be remembered for his playoff struggles.
Pitcher Brett Anderson gets a $5 million signing bonus as part of his $10 million, one-year contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers and can make an additional $4 million in performance bonuses.
The Los Angeles Dodgers have signed free-agent left-handed pitcher Brett Anderson, the team announced Wednesday.
A family spokesman says the man who was killed by FBI agents in the Idaho wilderness after allegedly abducting a 16-year-old California girl followed his father’s footsteps.
Officials say kidnap suspect James Lee DiMaggio is dead and that 16-year-old teen Hannah Anderson is safe.
If the A’s are going to make the playoffs again, it will be on the strength of their pitching. A.J. Griffin will be a big part of that.
Brett Anderson tossed three-hit ball over eight scoreless innings and Adam LaRoche drove in three runs to help the last-place Oakland Athletics beat the Los Angeles Angels 4-3 on Thursday.