Los Angeles Dodgers
Dodgers manager Don Mattingly will give Scott Van Slyke at LF, Matt Kemp at C and Justin Turner 2nd the start over lefty hitters Andre Ethier, Carl Crawford and Dee Gordon.
Hyun-Jin Ryu gave up two hits in seven dominant innings, Adrian Gonzalez drove in five runs and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-0 on Friday night.
Yasiel Puig will be back in the lineup for the first time in four games Friday night when the Dodgers open a three-game series in Arizona.
Victor Martinez hit a leadoff home run in the 10th inning, his second clutch hit against Los Angeles closer Kenley Jansen in two games, and the Detroit Tigers beat the Dodgers 7-6 Wednesday night after Joe Nathan blew a three-run lead in the ninth.
Dodger fans are complaining that the shuttle that takes them from Union Station to the stadium takes too long, causing them to miss significant portions of the ball games.
Finally healthy, Josh Beckett is ready to once again take the mound for the Los Angeles Dodgers. The right-hander is will make his first start in almost 11 months Wednesday night when the Dodgers look to sweep their two-game set with the visiting Detroit Tigers.
Dee Gordon hit the third home run of his career and Carl Crawford hit a walk-off single in extra innings as the Dodgers held on to beat the AL Cy Young Winner Max Scherzer and the Detroit Tigers 3-2 on Tuesday night at Dodger Stadium.
Catcher A.J. Ellis is the latest player to miss a moderate amount of playing time for the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Dr. Frank Jobe, who pioneered the elbow procedure that became known as Tommy John surgery and saved the careers of countless pitchers, was remembered Monday as a gifted and caring surgeon with a sense of humor.
Matt Kemp hit his first two home runs at Dodger Stadium since late in 2012 and Hanley Ramirez slugged his first two homers this season, helping Los Angeles beat the San Francisco Giants 6-2 Sunday night to avoid a three-game sweep.
Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig is not in the Los Angeles Dodgers’ lineup for Sunday night’s series finale against San Francisco because of a swollen left thumb.
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.
Michael Morse keyed a six-run first inning with a two-run single, and the San Francisco Giants beat Los Angeles 8-4 on Friday, spoiling a Dodgers’ home opener played nearly two weeks after they began the season in Australia.
The Boys In Blue will celebrate opening day at Dodger Stadium Friday afternoon when they take on longtime rivals, the San Francisco Giants.
A Major League Baseball report revealed there were numerous security problems the day Giants fan Bryan Stow was brutally beaten at Dodger Stadium in 2011.