Los Angeles Dodgers

Los Angeles Dodgers: Is Giancarlo Stanton a fit?

Entering the 2017 campaign, the Los Angeles Dodgers had high hopes and expectations. The team knew it had great potential and it certainly thought …

Baseball

Giants announce 2018 Spring Training schedule

San Francisco, Calif. – The San Francisco Giants announced their 2018 Cactus League schedule today with game times. The Giants will play 30 games in …

Arizona Diamondbacks

Dodgers: Justin Turner’s 2017 Season Grade

LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 24: Justin Turner<p>Justin Turner has proven, time and time again, that he deserves to be recognized as one of the very elite …

Sports

Trading Zach Britton: A Suitor in The Los Angeles Dodgers

BALTIMORE, MD - SEPTEMBER 16: Closer Zach Britton<p>Baltimore Orioles closer Zach Britton has seen some interest from the Dodgers and the Cubs. We look …

Sports

All nine players reject $17.4 qualifying offers made by teams

All nine $17.4 million qualifying offers made by teams earlier this month were rejected Thursday, the Major League Baseball Players Association …

Carlos Santana

Dodgers host 13th annual Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway

<b>Dodgers take part in 13th annual Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway</b><p><b>by Rowan Kavner</b><p>It’s a treat to receive a complimentary Thanksgiving meal. To receive it …

Joc Pederson

Clayton Kershaw finishes 2nd in National League Cy Young Award voting

LOS ANGELES — Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw was the runner-up in National League Cy Young Award voting, finishing second to Nationals starter Max …

Clayton Kershaw

Texas Rangers: Scouting the best free-agent right fielders: With power comes a price tag | SportsDay

Scouting the best free-agent right fielders: With power comes a price tag<p>This Story is About...<p><i>Editor's Note: In this off-season series, SportsDay</i> …

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Jansen’s ‘17 one of the best by a closer in the last 25 years

Jansen’s 2017 was one of the best by a closer in the last 25 years<p><b>by Cary Osborne</b><p>The 2017 season was so hectic, it might have been lost how special …

Kenley Jansen

The Dodgers, Giancarlo Stanton and a conundrum

I had a draft titled, “giancarlo,” in honor of Marlins’ outfielder <b>Giancarlo Stanton</b>, just a couple days ago. Before even writing, I deleted it …

Giancarlo Stanton

Bellinger, teammates’ ROY reaction: “It’s truly special”

Bellinger, teammates react to Rookie of the Year honor: “It’s truly special”<p><b>by Rowan Kavner</b><p>Cody Bellinger’s 2017 season that started in Triple-A has …

Cody Bellinger

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In 1991, the Dodgers played two exhibition games in Monterrey, Mexico against the Industriales de Monterrey and the Milwaukee Brewers.<p>It was …

Baseball

Dodgers-Padres series May 4-6 moved to Monterrey, Mexico

ORLANDO, Fla. -- The Los Angeles Dodgers and San Diego Padres will play a three-game series at Monterrey, Mexico, from May 4-6.<p>The games had been …

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Cody Bellinger the unanimous winner of NL Rookie of the Year

LOS ANGELES — Dodgers first baseman Cody Bellinger spent the first three weeks of the 2017 season in the minor leagues. On Monday, he took home a …

Cody Bellinger

Dodgers, Padres will play first regular season series in Mexico since 1999 - CBSSports.com

The Dodgers and Padres will play three games in Monterrey from May 4-6<p>Major League Baseball will return to Mexico in 2018.<p>On Monday, MLB announced …

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Diamondbacks' Torey Lovullo could be named Manager of the Year on Tuesday

If Torey Lovullo wins the award Tuesday night, he would be the third manager of the year in Diamondbacks history.

Torey Lovullo

Padres and Dodgers will play 2018 series in Monterrey, Mexico

Major League Baseball is headed south of the border in 2018. MLB announced on Monday that the San Diego Padres will take on the Los Angeles Dodgers …

Mexico

Report: Giants checked in on highly sought-after Morrow

Brandon Morrow had to wait until January to sign a contract ahead of the 2017 season, and it was of the minor-league variety. This time around, it …

Sports

Alex Anthopoulos is the latest to be poached from Dodgers front office

In an off-season that has already seen the Director Of Player Development <b>Gabe Kapler</b> leave to manage the Phillies and Assistant Director Of Player …

Dodgers And Padres To Play Regular-Season Series In Mexico

The <b>San Diego Padres</b> had a rough season in 2017, finishing the year 71-91. But when they were home at Petco Park, they went 43-38, defending their …

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Los Angeles Dodgers preliminary prospect list

Here’s the list of 70 Los Angeles Dodgers prospects under study as I work on the Dodgers Top 20 prospects list for 2018. No, obviously not all these …

Beltran retires at 40 after winning 1st World Series title

HOUSTON (AP) — It took quite some time, but Carlos Beltran finally got there, winning a World Series title after 20 seasons in the majors.<p>Now he is leaving the Houston Astros and leaving baseball, retiring after a career in which he was a nine-time All-Star and was Rookie of the Year. The …

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MLB Rookies of the Year 2017: AL and NL Winners, Voting Results and Reaction

The 2017 Rookie of the Year picks in the American League and National League went as expected, with Cody Bellinger and Aaron Judge taking home the awards Monday.<p>Judge beat out Red Sox outfielder Andrew Benintendi and Orioles outfielder Trey Mancini for AL honors after the Yankees star led the …

Cody Bellinger

Major League Baseball roundup

(The Sports Xchange) - The verdict was a unanimous one as New York Yankees slugger Aaron Judge was named the 2017 American League Rookie of the Year on Monday.<p>Judge received all 30 first-place votes in the voting conducted by the Baseball Writers' Association of America. Boston Red Sox outfielder …

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MLB GM meetings: Fact vs. fantasy on Giancarlo Stanton, J.D. Martinez and others

ORLANDO - The annual general managers' meetings may be in the shadows of Disney World, but the Waldorf Astoria is where true fantasies come alive, where teams believe magical deals or free-agent signings can turn into you into the 2017 Houston Astros.<p>Certainly, it’s the land of hyperbole, too, …

Baseball

Making The Case For The 3 NL Manager Of The Year Finalists

Of all the awards doled out by Major League Baseball, the one that is most difficult to quantify is <b>Manager of the Year</b>. There’s limited consensus on …

Torey Lovullo

2 Moves the Dodgers Must Make Before the 2018 Season

The Los Angeles Dodgers need another high quality-starting pitcher, evident by their missing winning the World Series by one game. The organization …

Baseball

Politics, race now touching every sport

San Francisco native Nam Le is a die-hard Bay Area sports fan. He teaches school in Los Angeles but displays Giants, Warriors and Cal flags in his classroom. Students and teacher rib each other a lot.<p>Like legions of Giants fans who hate the Los Angeles Dodgers, Le rooted for the Houston Astros to …

Jackie Robinson

Dodgers, Padres Reportedly Will Play Series in Mexico Next Season

Major League Baseball continues to spread its influence internationally by adding a series in Mexico next season.<p>According to Bill Shaikin of the <i>Los Angeles Times</i>, the San Diego Padres will host the Los Angeles Dodgers for three games between May 4-6 in Monterrey, Mexico.<p>Players would reportedly …

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Making The Case For The 3 NL Rookie Of The Year Finalists

The National League Rookie of the Year winner will be announced Monday evening, and all indications point to a nail-biter.<p>Just kidding. Cody …

Paul DeJong