Pinch-hitter Tony Gwynn Jr. hit a go-ahead three-run triple off Tim Lincecum, one inning after San Francisco’s Nate Schierholtz ran into a critical out that helped kill a Giants’ rally and the first-place Los Angeles Dodgers went on to a 6-2 victory Wednesday night.
Hall of Fame outfielder Tony Gwynn says he’s doing “good” seven months after revealing that he has cancer in a salivary gland.
Aaron Harang pitched six sharp innings, and Ryan Ludwick broke out of a slump with a go-ahead homer and Nick Hundley added a two-run shot in the San Diego Padres’ 7-2 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday.
Dodgers manager Don Mattingly’s early plan is to use a platoon of players to replace Manny Ramirez in left field.
Marcus Thames has signed a contract with the Dodgers, according to Dylan Hernandez of the LA Times.
Trevor Gretzky, son of hockey great Wayne Gretzky, has committed to play baseball at San Diego State.