There's going to be a lot of pressure on Yasiel Puig w hen the Los Angeles Dodgers take the field in 2015. Alright, maybe that sounds like stating the obvious. Between the pressure on him to behave and the pressure on him to perform, there's always pressure on Puig. Show More Summary
Ever since Guggenheim Baseball Management purchased the Los Angeles Dodgers franchise in 2012, the Dodgers have been the most polarizing team in the MLB. They immediately went out and acquired superstars like Adrian Gonzalez and Hanley...Show More Summary
Vin Scully, the famous and well-respected baseball announcer for the Los Angeles Dodgers, lost his 1988 World Series ring while shopping at Costco. As Fox News reported, he lost it in this manner: “Scully told the Los Angeles Times he lost the ring in a bag of ribs. “I feel like such a dummy,” Scully […]
With the flurry of moves that the Los Angeles Dodgers have made this offseason, it's difficult to hone in on just one. After all, some of these deals were interconnected, a web of swift transformation ushered in by the metric-mindedShow More Summary
It sure has been a busy MLB offseason. Nearly all the impact free agents have signed big-money deals, and teams like the Oakland Athletics, Los Angeles Dodgers and San Diego Padres have been ripping off trades at a ridiculous rate. All...Show More Summary
Andrew Friedman has thoroughly overhauled a 94-win team in his first two months running the Los Angeles Dodgers. None of his myriad moves made a bigger, more baffling splash than his trade of popular slugger Matt Kemp and $32 million to a division rival for what might be no more than half of a catching platoon.
Having already designated reliever Brian Wilson for assignment, the Los Angeles Dodgers decided to release the 32-year-old. Dylan Hernandez of the Los Angeles Times broke news of the move: Wilson had a strong first season with the Dodgers, posting a 0.66 earned run average and striking out 13 batters in 13.2 innings. Show More Summary
The San Diego Padres share a division with the defending World Series champion San Francisco Giants and the Los Angeles Dodgers, the biggest-spending club in baseball. So it'd be fair to call the Friars a forgotten team, an underdog,...Show More Summary
The Phillies have finalized their trade of Jimmy Rollins, sending the All-Star shortstop and cash to the Los Angeles Dodgers for right-hander Zach Eflin and left-hander Tom Windle.
Andrew Friedman and Farhan Zaidi are not done yet. The duo in charge of the new Los Angeles Dodgers’ front office has had a busy week, but the roster is still not quite settled. With the Matt Kemp to San Diego trade finally completed...Show More Summary
The Padres have finalized a five-player trade with the Los Angeles Dodgers that sends slugger Matt Kemp and $32 million to San Diego in exchange for catcher Yasmani Grandal.
After a lengthy hold-up over concerns with his physical, Kemp is finally headed south on I-5. The San Diego Padres and Los Angeles Dodgers have officially completed the trade reported last week involving outfielder Matt Kemp, catcher Yasmani Grandal and several prospects, both teams announced on Thursday night. The teams agreed to a trade on Dec. Show More Summary
Legendary baseball announcer Vin Scully apparently misplaced his 1988 World Series ring while Christmas shopping on Thursday, the Los Angeles Dodgers’ Twitter account reported. While Christmas shopping today, Vin Scully lost his 1988 World Series ring. If you find it, please contact the Dodgers at (323) 224-1500. — Los Angeles Dodgers (@Dodgers) December 18, 2014 […]
While Christmas shopping today, Vin Scully lost his 1988 World Series ring. If you find it, please contact the Dodgers at (323) 224-1500. — Los Angeles Dodgers (@Dodgers) December 18, 2014 Read more...
The trade of outfielder Matt Kemp from the Los Angeles Dodgers to the San Diego Padres may have hit a snag because his pre-trade physical revealed that he has severe arthritis in both hips. The Padres, USA Today’s Bob Nightengale reported, “continue to consult medical experts on the matter” as they consider whether to void […]
For the past two years, Yasiel Puig has been one of the best players in Major League Baseball. Signed to a $42 million contract, the Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder has slashed.305/.386/.502 (average/on-base percentage/slugging percentage) since his 2013 debut, making him the fifth-best hitter in that span, per one all-encompassing offensive metric. Show More Summary
When we last saw the National League West in the regular season, it was the Los Angeles Dodgers and San Francisco Giants on top and everyone else straining their necks looking up at them. But that was then. This is now. And right now, the power structure in the NL West looks a little different. The San Diego Padres have done their part. Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Dodgers are reportedly eager to trade away right-handed relief pitcher Brandon League. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reports Tuesday that a number of teams are interested in the veteran hurler: That the Dodgers are rumored...Show More Summary
It didn't take long for the Los Angeles Dodgers' new front office to leave its mark on the city and franchise this offseason. In a span of 24 hours during the recent winter meetings, President of Baseball Operations Andrew Friedman and...Show More Summary
Gilberto Suarez entered a guilty plea on Tuesday for his role in the illegal smuggling of Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig. Suarez pleaded guilty to an alien smuggling conspiracy charge. The Associated Press reported the news (h/t...Show More Summary