Yasiel Puig tied a franchise record with three triples and added a double and two RBIs as the Los Angeles Dodgers moved within a half-game of NL West-leading San Francisco by beating the Giants 8-1 on Friday night.
The Los Angeles Dodgers held injured outfielder Yasiel Puig and shortstop Hanley Ramirez out of the starting lineup for Tuesday night’s game against the Pittsburgh Pirates, but manager Don Mattingly doesn’t believe either player needs to go on the disabled list.
The Los Angeles Dodgers have activated infielder Justin Turner from the 15-day disabled list and added another lefty against the St. Louis Cardinals by recalling Paco Rodriguez from Triple-A Albuquerque.
The Dodgers selected the contract of first baseman Clint Robinson from Triple-A Albuquerque and designated infielder Jamie Romak for assignment before their game Wednesday night against Kansas City.
After watching his team record only two hits and lose for the sixth time in eight games, Los Angeles manager Don Mattingly didn’t mince words in his assessment of the slumping Dodgers.
Yasiel Puig hit a three-run homer and threw out a runner at second base, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers over the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-1 Sunday.
Yasiel Puig believes he has the support from his Los Angeles Dodgers teammates and the club to help him keep his focus on baseball despite challenges off the field.
Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig said after the game through that he apologized to his teammates and Don Mattingly after arriving 20 minutes late to the ballpark.
The Los Angeles Dodgers placed pitcher Josh Beckett and outfielder Matt Kemp on the 15-day disabled list Friday in paring their active roster to 25 players for the season opener against the Arizona Diamondbacks in Australia.
Los Angeles Dodgers manager Don Mattingly doesn’t expect lower back tightness to keep first baseman Adrian Gonzalez from playing in the Major League Baseball season opener Saturday against the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Suspensions to eight players and a controversial swimming pool incident following last season’s NL West clincher helped expand a growing rivalry between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Arizona Diamondbacks.
Los Angeles manager Don Mattingly says he doesn’t expect a right shoulder injury to Dodgers left fielder Carl Crawford during a minor league game Tuesday to be serious.
Los Angeles Dodgers manager Don Mattingly left spring training because of a death in his family and will miss a pair of exhibition games.
Dodgers manager Don Mattingly was impressed with Paul Maholm’s outing.
Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp is scheduled for an MRI of his surgically-repaired left ankle on Friday.