The Dodgers are already punishing opponents, and now they seem poised to mend a possible Achilles’ heel

The Dodgers are already punishing opponents, and now they seem poised to mend a possible Achilles’ heel

The Los Angeles Dodgers have gone into Terminator mode and it might be scary to even think about it, but they’re going to get deeper and better with pitching reinforcements. We’ll get to the latter in a moment. First, where have we been? Oh yeah, terminator. With another seemingly easy win over a playoff-positioned team … Read more

Cody Bellinger and Tyler Anderson finish Dodger’s sweep against Padres

Cody Bellinger and Tyler Anderson finish Dodger’s sweep against Padres

Padre’s owner Peter Seidler was interviewed during ESPN “Sunday Night Baseball” broadcast and said of the Dodgers, “You’re the dragon on the freeway we’re trying to kill.” San Diego has made incredible roster-building strides this week and for the past few years, which should help the Padres both this postseason and the coming Octobers. But … Read more

Max Muncy hits Key Homer to lead Dodgers

Max Muncy hits Key Homer to lead Dodgers

LOS ANGELES — The Dodgers’ faith in Max Muncy hasn’t wavered despite Max Muncy’s years of struggles on the plate. Manager Dave Roberts has moved Muncy down the order at times, but has brought him out every day and has repeatedly said their best lineup is when the two-time All-Star is at the peak of … Read more

Dodgers place Clayton Kershaw on injured list, reinstate Chris Taylor

Dodgers place Clayton Kershaw on injured list, reinstate Chris Taylor

The Dodgers announced they placed Clayton Kershaw on the 15-day injured list citing back pain. porter ChrisTaylor is back from his own IL stint to fill the vacated active roster slot. Los Angeles also called helpers back Reyes Moronta from Triple-A Oklahoma City and optional outfielder James Outman. Kershaw lands on the IL for the … Read more

The Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw is injured but Mookie Betts helps sweep Giants away

The Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw is injured but Mookie Betts helps sweep Giants away

The Dodgers allowed just ten runs in a four-game sweep by the Giants, the first such sweep for Los Angeles in San Francisco since July 1–4, 1977. Mookie Betts and Trea Turner scored in the Dodgers’ 5–3 win on the run day Thursday afternoon, but Los Angeles also lost Clayton Kershaw due to a back … Read more

dodgers Yanks? Father? After the trading deadline, who has the most impressive team?

dodgers  Yanks?  Father?  After the trading deadline, who has the most impressive team?

OK, that’s it. These are the teams that will compete for spots in October and then fight for dominance in the World Series. The MLB trade deadline thoroughly shuffled baseball’s deck, but now teams must play their hands as they are. So with deals behind and the stretch run ahead, who has the best team … Read more

Vin Scully: The legendary Dodgers broadcaster has died aged 94

Vin Scully: The legendary Dodgers broadcaster has died aged 94

“We’ve lost an icon,” Stan Kasten, the Dodgers’ president and CEO, said in a statement. “The Dodgers’ Vin Scully was one of the greatest voices in all of the sport. He was a giant of a man, not just as a broadcaster but as a philanthropist,” Kasten said. “He loved people. He loved life. He … Read more

Legendary former Los Angeles Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully has died at the age of 94

Legendary former Los Angeles Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully has died at the age of 94

LOS ANGELES — Hall of Famer broadcaster Vin Scully, whose mild tones provided the summer’s soundtrack while entertaining and informing Dodgers fans in Brooklyn and Los Angeles for 67 years, died Tuesday night, the team said. He was 94. “We’ve lost an icon,” Dodgers president and CEO Stan Kasten said in a statement. “Vin Scully … Read more

Dodgers aggressive on Juan Soto; Yankees a “Long Shot”

Dodgers aggressive on Juan Soto;  Yankees a “Long Shot”

Juan SotoIn many ways, the presence of in the trading market has held back activity in other areas. Teams like the Cardinals and Padres, widely regarded as two of Soto’s top contenders, are also involved in the pitching market. But both are certainly wary of those interested in acquiring a starter (e.g. Oakland’s Frankie Montas) … Read more

NL West Notes: Estrada, Blackmon, Dodgers, Peralta, Ohtani

NL West Notes: Estrada, Blackmon, Dodgers, Peralta, Ohtani

Giants infielder Thairo Estrada is likely to be added to the seven-day concussion injured list after being hit in the head by one Mark Leiter Jr. Pitch in yesterday’s game. Estrada was able to leave the field under his own power after initially spending time on site to be examined by the team’s medical staff. … Read more