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Dodgers Finalize Trade With Cubs To Bring In Darwin Barney

The Dodgers have completed their trade with the Cubs, sending minor-league pitcher Jonathan Martinez to Chicago and optioning infielder Darwin Barney to Triple-A Albuquerque.


Actor Matthew McConaughey celebrates after the Texas Longhorns defeated the Ohio State Buckeyes in Tostitos Fiesta Bowl Game on January 5, 2009 at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. (credit: Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Top Celebrity Sports Fans

Whether a celebrity be an actor or actress, a musician, a politician, or an athlete themselves, they are no exception to the rule that at the ballpark, stadium or arena, they, too, are fans.


PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 13: Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks at bat during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chase Field on April 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Dodgers defeated the Diamondbacks 8-6.

National League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.


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5 Pump Up Songs Athletes Use, And You Should Too (Part 1)

By: Adam Bloom Our Pre-Game Playlist series, that can be found at, features athletes sharing the music they’re currently listening to.  This includes songs they enjoy blasting in the car to music that relates to their […]


Manny Ramierez #99 of the Los Angeles Dodgers bats against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium on July 15, 2010 in St. Louis, Missouri. (credit: Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Cubs Sign Former Dodger Manny Ramirez As Triple-A Player-Coach

The Chicago Cubs want Manny Ramirez to mentor their minor leaguers at the very end of a colorful career that includes two World Series titles and a pair of suspensions for positive drug tests.


Yasiel Puig #66 of the Los Angeles Dodgers. (credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Los Angeles Dodgers Tickets Remain Great Value Over Top Five Season Series

Their projected payroll of $235 million surpasses every other team in baseball. That spending led to a playoff berth and a National League Championship Series appearance. Despite all that, the Dodgers still remain one of the cheaper home tickets on average at $61.68.


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Musicians + Sports: Imagine Dragons on LeBron James, First Pitches and A Chicago Cubs World Series

The Las Vegas rockers offer up a potential song to a star NBA player and discuss how they narrowly averted disaster at Chicago’s Wrigley Field.


Manager Mike Scioscia #14 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim prior to the game between the Cleveland Indians and the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Progressive Field on April 28, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (credit: Jason Miller/Getty Images)

In Son Swap, Angels, Cubs Deal Scioscia, Gretzky

The Los Angeles Angels and Chicago Cubs included a pair of big names in a minor league trade.


ST. LOUIS, MO - AUGUST 9: Junior Lake #21 of the Chicago Cubs hits an RBI single against the St. Louis Cardinals in the seventh inning at Busch Stadium on August 9, 2013 in St. Louis, Missouri.

Cubs Hope Junior Lake Bridges Gap To Major Youth Movement

The Cubs lost 96 games last season. Young outfielder Junior Lake looks to be part of the turnaround.


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Dodgers’ Josh Beckett Leaves Game With Thumb Injury

Los Angeles Dodgers right-hander Josh Beckett left his start Friday against the Chicago Cubs after three innings Friday because of a sore thumb on his pitching hand.


Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches against the Chicago Cubs in the first inning at Dodger Stadium on August 27, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

No Run Support For Kershaw As Cubs Beat Dodgers 3-2

The Cubs took advantage of a quiet Dodger lineup to beat Los Angeles for the first time this season 3-2.


Zack Greinke #21 of the Los Angeles Dodgers hits a single to score a run for a 1-0 lead over the Chicago Cubs during the fourth inning at Dodger Stadium on August 26, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Greinke Fans 9 In 5th Win In A Row, Puig Is Triple Short Of Cycle In 6-2 Win

Greinke came within one strike of his fifth career shutout and struck out nine for his fifth win in a row and Yasiel Puig was a triple short of the cycle as the Dodgers beat the cubs 6-2.


Will Venable #25 of the San Diego Padres, right, is congratulated by Chris Denorfia #13 after hitting a solo home run during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs at Petco Park on August 23, 2013 in San Diego, California. (credit: Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Padres Rally For 8-6 Win Over Cubs

San Diego’s bullpen gave the Padres a chance, and they made the most of it.


Hanley Ramirez #13 of the Los Angeles Dodgers grabs his shoulder after hitting the wall along the third base line after catching a fly ball hit by David DeJesus of the Chicago Cubs in the 7th inning at Wrigley Field on August 4, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The Dodgers defeated the Cubs 1-0. (credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Ramirez Injures Shoulder Making Catch, Will Have MRI Monday

Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Hanley Ramirez jammed his right shoulder when he tumbled into the stands after a catch Sunday, and the team hopes he can avoid the disabled list.


Kenley Jansen #74 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches for a save in the 9th inning against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field on August 4, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The Dodgers defeated the Cubs 1-0. (credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Dodgers Sweep Cubs At Wrigley With 1-0 Shutout, Extend Road Streak To 14 Games

A.J. Ellis hit an RBI single, Stephen Fife pitched into the sixth inning on a day when Zack Greinke was pushed back a day for rest, and the Los Angeles Dodgers extended their franchise-record road winning streak to 14 games with a 1-0 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.