Kemp had two singles for Los Angeles on Sunday in a 5-3 victory over the Miami Marlins, giving him 1,000 career hits and extending his hitting streak to 11 games. But manager Don Mattingly insists it’s only a matter of time before the homers come in bunches for Kemp, who hit a career-high 39 in 2011.
Andre Ethier had a pair of doubles among his season-high four hits, Dee Gordon hit a rare home run and the Los Angeles Dodgers snapped an eight-game losing streak with a 7-1 victory over the Miami Marlins on Saturday night.
The Los Angeles Dodgers Saturday will host the first of two Natural Balance “Bark in the Park” promotions during their game against the Miami Marlins.
Derek Dietrich tied the game with his first major league home run, Juan Pierre singled in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning and the Miami Marlins dealt the Los Angeles Dodgers their eighth straight loss, 5-4 on Friday night.
There won’t be a whole lot of things to look forward to in Miami this season, but watching Jacob Turner develop will be one of them.
Seven years removed from the only pitch he ever saw in the majors, Adam Greenberg returned to a major league batter’s box on Tuesday night as a pinch hitter for the Miami Marlins against the New York Mets’ R.A. Dickey.
Dodgers right-hander Aaron Harang (9-8) allowed three runs and six hits in 5 1-3 innings. He struck out four.
Josh Johnson needed 45 pitches to get out of the first inning. By then, the damage was done. Adrian Gonzalez and Clayton Kershaw saw to that.
It took two pitches for Adrian Gonzalez to make a major difference with the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Andre Ethier was 4 for 4 with a homer and four RBIs, Hanley Ramirez and Juan Rivera also went deep against Nathan Eovaldi in his return to Dodger Stadium, and Los Angeles went on to beat the Miami Marlins on 11-4 on Friday night.
Carlos Lee hit one of the Marlins’ season-high five doubles and drove in two runs, leading Miami to a 7-3 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night.
Hanley Ramirez’s first night in the visitors’ clubhouse at Marlins Park was winding down, and postgame rap music blared as he sat at his locker flanked by his three children. They wore Dodgers jerseys; he wore a triumphant grin.
Three hours before game time, Hanley Ramirez entered the Miami Marlins’ ballpark, began looking for the visitors clubhouse and nearly walked into a stadium kitchen by mistake.
The Los Angeles Dodgers have worked out a multiplayer trade to acquire former NL batting champion Hanley Ramirez from Miami, the second big deal in as many days for the disappointing Marlins.
A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press shortstop Jose Reyes and the Miami Marlins have agreed to a $106 million, six-year contract.