Mat Latos

LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 29: Andre Ethier #16 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrates with Joc Pederson #31 and other teammates at the entrance to the dugout after scoring in the seventh inning during the MLB game against the Chicago Cubs at Dodger Stadium on August 29, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Credit:  Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Dodgers Down Lester, Cubs

Andre Ethier singled in a pair of go-ahead runs in the seventh inning, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers rally past the Chicago Cubs 5-2 Saturday night for their fifth consecutive victory.


LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 13:  Brandon Phillips #4 of the Cincinnati Reds celebrates with on deck batter Joey Votto #19 after scoring a run in the fifth inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium on August 13, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  (Credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Latos Struggles As Reds Dismantle Dodgers

Billy Hamilton had a career-high four hits, including a solo homer, to help the Cincinnati Reds defeat former teammate Mat Latos and the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers 10-3 Thursday night for just their third victory in nine games.


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Staying Loyal To Slumping Players Can Bury Your Fantasy Baseball Team

Staying loyal to slumping players may pan out better for real-life MLB managers than for fantasy owners, so think long and hard about keeping your favorite player in the lineup while he’s going through an 0-for-28 slump at the plate. Those at-bats can really hurt your team down the stretch.


PITTSBURGH, PA - AUGUST 08: Scott Van Slyke #33 of the Los Angles Dodgers leaps into the left field stands but fails to come up with the home run hit by Francisco Liriano #47 of the Pittsburgh Pirates in the third inning during the game at PNC Park on August 8, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Credit: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Dodgers Lose Second Straight Game To Pirates

Left-hander Francisco Liriano hit the first home run of his 10-year career and Andrew McCutchen went 3 for 3 as the Pittsburgh Pirates held on to beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-5 on Saturday.


SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 26: Mat Latos #35 of the Miami Marlins pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park July 26, 2015 in San Diego, California.  (Credit: Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Mat Latos Set For Dodgers Debut Sunday In Freeway Series Finale

Newly acquired pitcher Mat Latos will make his Dodgers debut on Sunday, as he takes on the Los Angeles Angels in the final game of a three-game series.


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Once MLB Trade Deadline Dust Settles, Your Fantasy Roster May Need Some Tweaks

It happens every year: A solid productive player on your fantasy baseball roster gets traded to a team that just plans on using him as a backup. If you’re lucky, one of your backups is the benefit of such a trade, too. However, every fantasy owner needs to make adjustments after July 31 to make sure their rosters are still competitive and productive. If not, it’s a slow crawl to the end of September and sixth place in your league.


NEW YORK, NY - JULY 24:  Justin Turner #10 of the Los Angeles Dodgers rounds first base after he hit a solo home run in the third inning against the New York Mets on July 24, 2015 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Dodgers 3B Justin Turner To Be Placed On DL

The Dodgers will place third basemen Justin Turner on the 15-day Disabled List, along with sending pitchers Zach Lee and Mike Bolsinger down to Triple-A Oklahoma City.


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Dodgers Finalize 13-Player Deal With Braves, Marlins

The Los Angeles Dodgers made a splash this week by completing a 13-player deal with the Miami Marlins and Atlanta Braves.


Zack Greinke pitched another fine game but Brian Wilson lost it in the 10th. (credit: Michael Hickey/Getty Images Sport)

Dodgers Fall To Reds In 10 For 3rd Straight Loss

The Los Angeles Dodgers got another solid start from Zack Greinke and a big home run by Yasiel Puig.


Los Angeles Dodgers v San Diego Padres

Kemp Backs Up Kuroda’s Shutout Game, Dodgers Win 1-0

Hiroki Kuroda pitched seven shutout innings and Matt Kemp had two hits and drove in the only run and the Los Angeles Dodgers shut out the San Diego Padres 1-0 on Tuesday.


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Billingsley, Furcal Lead Dodgers Past Padres 1-0

The streaky Chad Billingsley continued his impressive Summer, throwing eight shutout innings, and Javy Guerra wiggled out of a bases loaded jam with nobody out in the ninth inning to lead the Dodgers to a 1-0 win on Friday night.