The 2015 MLB trade deadline was a whirlwind to say the least. Some teams positioned themselves for a playoff run by acquiring players, while others sold their assets in the hopes of acquiring younger talent for future years.
To alleviate major parking problems, the Dodgers announced Wednesday that fans who arrive to the stadium by car with four or more passengers can park for free for the remainder of the team’s postseason run.
Hyun-Jin Ryu earned his first major league victory, shrugging off a two-run homer in the first inning by Andrew McCutchen and pitching the Los Angeles Dodgers past the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-2 Sunday for a three-game sweep.
Jim Rome, host of Rome on CBS Sports Network and The Jim Rome Show on the radio joined CBS Local Sports to give his take on the biggest topics in the major sports.
Bryan Stow needed only three words to move an entire ballpark at the San Francisco Giants’ home opener. Nearly beaten to death in an attack outside Dodger Stadium last year, Stow’s surprise appearance live on the center-field videoboard before Friday’s game against the Pittsburgh Pirates might have been emotional enough. Instead, he also stirred fans and players in a touching family moment.
The Los Angeles Dodgers scored three runs in the first inning and Chris Capuano notched his first victory with the Dodgers, as Los Angeles improved to 6-1 with a 3-2 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday night.
Andre Ethier celebrated his 30th birthday by clubbing his second homer of the season in the bottom of the eighth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 2-1 on Tuesday afternoon in the home opener and 50th anniversary of Dodger Stadium.
Opening day at Dodger Stadium is uncommonly important in Southern California, standing for generations as a daylong celebration of the franchise that put Los Angeles on the national sports map back in 1958.
While CBSSports.com insider Jon Heyman reports the Yankees and Pirates are still hoping to get a deal done that would send A.J. Burnett to Pittsburgh, he also notes the Angels and Indians have tried to get in on the talks for Burnett.
Somali pirates are threatening to kill a surfing journalist from Manhattan Beach if Navy SEALs attempt to rescue him.
Acclaimed surfing journalist Michael Scott Moore has been kidnapped by Somali pirates. Moore, who was born and raised in Manhattan Beach, was researching for a book about piracy when he was abducted by at least a dozen men in two SUVs Saturday.
Friends and former students and colleagues have gathered to remember Californians Scott and Jean Adam, who were killed on their yacht last week after being hijacked by Somali pirates as they sailed around the world distributing Bibles to remote congregations.
They were four adventure seekers who loved the sea and wanted to see the world. Friends said they were meticulous and planned for any dangers, but even that couldn’t prepare them for the Somali pirates who stormed their yacht and took their lives.
The daughter of Scott Adam, killed Tuesday by pirates off the coast of Somalia, issued a statement on behalf of her family.
A retired Southland couple who travel around the world distributing Bibles are among four Americans being held hostage by Somali pirates and the U.S. government said Saturday it was assessing possible responses.