Friday Sep 12
Dodgers To Face Giants In Crucial 3-Game Series In San Francisco
JULY 27: Hanley Ramirez #13 of the Los Angeles Dodgers is congratulated by Andre Ethier #16 after hitting a two run home run against the San Francisco Giants during the tenth inning at AT&T Park on July 27, 2012 in San Francisco, California. The Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the San Francisco Giants 5-3 in 10 innings.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
San Francisco Giants Link Dump, 9/11
For Konerko, a Steady White Sox Presence, 16 Years of Earning His Keep Is an Ample Farewell Is anyone else sick of all the Paul Konerko fanfare? Like, come on guys, you don't need to give him a farewell tour. Admittedly, it was kinda nice when the Dodgers gave him Vin Scully as a memento of Konerko's debut with Los Angeles in 1997, but when the Astros gave him the world's biggest salami to commemorate his grand slam in the 2005 World Series, that was a little much.
Yasiel Puig's struggles continue, and the call to bench him grows louder
Yasiel Puig went 0 for 4 in last night's Dodgers victory. That puts him at .203 since the end of July with a .228 slugging percentage and no homers since then.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Los Angeles Times
Dodgers shut down Padres, 4-0
Dodgers left fielder Carl Crawford hits a run-scoring double in the eighth inning of a 4-0 victory over the San Diego Padres on Wednesday. Dodgers left fielder Carl Crawford hits a run-scoring double in the eighth inning of a 4-0 victory over the San Diego Padres on Wednesday.
Yasiel Puig Slumping Ignites Terrible Reactions
Sep 8, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig hits a RBI single against the San Diego Padres in the 4th inning during the game at Dodger Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports Here we go again: Yasiel Puig in the middle of another controversy and some people have some silly things to say about it.
Dodgers Must Find Way to Get Joc Pederson into Pennant Race Lineup
It's a good problem to have, but it's a problem nonetheless for the Los Angeles Dodgers : Joc Pederson needs to play. Unfortunately, or at least inconveniently, that means someone else needs to sit.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Final: Padres 6, Dodgers 3
It turns out Roberto Hernandez's first few starts with the Dodgers - and the four previous with the Phillies that convinced Ned Colletti he was worth acquiring - were an aberration. The 34-year-old right-hander was entirely ineffective Tuesday night against the San Diego Padres, permitting five hits and a walk in three innings in a 6-3 Dodgers loss.
Sun Sep 07, 2014
The Arizona Republic
Ross hitting better, wary not to jinx it
For more than a week, manager Kirk Gibson has been saying the ball is coming off outfielder Cody Ross's bat better during batting practice. It's started to show up in games, too.
Gonzalez powers Dodgers past Diamondbacks 7-2
Adrian Gonzalez hit a pair of three-run homers to reach 100 RBIs for the seventh time, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 7-2 on Sunday after Trevor Cahill held them hitless for more than five innings. Zack Greinke gave up two runs and six hits before he was lifted for a pinch-hitter during the Dodgers' three-run sixth.
AM 570 KLAC
Dee Gordon, Dodgers take care of D-backs
Dee Gordon's RBI single highlighted a three-run eighth inning as the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks, 5-2, in the second of three from Dodger Stadium. Juan Uribe singled to begin the eighth off Daniel Hudson .
Sat Sep 06, 2014
LA Daily News
Dodgers replace ill Yasiel Puig with rookie Joc Pederson
Yasiel Puig came down with a stomach ailment and couldn't start the Dodgers' game Saturday against the Arizona Diamondbacks. Dodgers manager Don Mattingly could have turned to veteran Andre Ethier to replace Puig in center field.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Andi Dorfman and Josh Murray "Whooped Up On" Chris Harrison - See the Proof
Proceeds from the event go toward building an orphanage in Africa, paying for surgeries and medical care for African children. They also went to Dream Center, a non-profit that works to reduce homelessness.
The Wichita Eagle
The Los Angeles Dodgers are beginning to feel hot around the collar atop the National League West standings and will try to further distance themselves Friday in the opener of a three-game series versus the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chavez Ravine. The Dodgers have lost four of their last six games and have just a two-game lead on the San Francisco Giants in the NL West.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
eMail Q&A: What can Sandy Alderson do to acquire a big hitter?
Jeremy B from Hartsdale: I realize the Mets are never going to acquire Giancarlo Stanton from the Marlins. And I want no part of Carlos Gonzalez or Troy Tulowitzki , because of injuries and road splits.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Nationals outlast Dodgers 8-5 in 14 innings
LaRoche came off the bench in the ninth inning and drove in five runs, including a tying homer and a go-ahead grounder in the 14th that sent Washington to a wild 8-5 victory. The Dodgers rallied from a 3-2 deficit in the ninth and then a 5-3 deficit in the 13th on Carl Crawford's two-run homer, but ultimately came up short.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Nationals outlast Dodgers 8-5 in 14 innings
Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher Kenley Jansen stands on the mound after giving up a two-run home run to Washington Nationals' Adam LaRoche during the ninth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, in Los Angeles.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Los Angeles Times
Joc Pederson will start for Dodgers in place of slumping Yasiel Puig
Because one day after Manager Don Mattingly said he would only use his much ballyhooed prospect as a pinch-hitter or pinch-runner in September, Pederson was in the lineup.
The Roto Authority Fantasy Baseball
RotoAuthority Unscripted: Prospect Paradise
Well, September has arrived, bringing with it new beginnings that are really endings: school begins for millions of children ; the carefree days of summer come to an end.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Joc Pederson to Make Dodgers Debut: Latest Reports, Analysis and Reaction
According to the club's official Twitter account, Pederson is among four minor league players to be promoted to LA's active roster on Monday: Joining the Dodgers' active roster today: @yungjoc650 , @FedX19 , Alex Guerrero, Yimi Garcia from the minors, and from the DL, Chris Perez.
The Mattingly Line Dodgers' infield shift goes extreme
The Dodgers' placed four men along the right side of their infield in an effort to retire the Padres' pull-hitting lefty Seth Smith.