- California to big-league ballplayers: Stop dipping Updated: Oct-13-15 1:42 pm
LOS ANGELES - California lawmakers have taken the first step toward accomplishing something Major League Baseball could never do on its own: Stop players from using smokeless tobacco.
- Fan critically injured in fight outside Dodger Stadium Updated: Oct-13-15 1:05 pm
LOS ANGELES - A fight outside Dodger Stadium after a playoff game left a fan critically injured and police searching for suspects in the latest round of violence at the ballpark.
- Granderson, Mets beat Dodgers 13-7 to take 2-1 lead in NLDS Updated: Oct-13-15 7:43 am
- Utley derided by Mets' fans as New York tops Dodgers 13-7 Updated: Oct-13-15 2:57 am
NEW YORK - Chase Utley joined the ranks of John Rocker and Pete Rose as the object of Mets' fans ire, the focal point of boos and profane chants.
- Dodgers pick Kershaw to start on 3 days' rest in Game 4 Updated: Oct-13-15 2:08 am
NEW YORK - To keep the Los Angeles Dodgers in the playoffs, Clayton Kershaw might have to end his postseason skid - on short rest.
- Fight outside Dodger Stadium leaves 1 in critical condition Updated: Oct-12-15 9:03 pm
LOS ANGELES - Los Angeles police are reviewing surveillance video of a fight outside Dodger Stadium that left one person in critical condition.
- Suspended for rough slide, Utley known for playing hard Updated: Oct-12-15 6:24 am
More than a dozen years ago, Chase Utley put his head down and ran fast around the bases after lining a grand slam for his first career hit.
- Dodgers' Utley suspended 2 playoff games for 'illegal' slide Updated: Oct-11-15 11:18 pm
NEW YORK - Safe at second base - and suspended for two games.
- Clean slide or dirty play? The take on Utley's takeout Updated: Oct-11-15 10:46 pm
NEW YORK - This much is certain: Anyone who bemoans that baseball's gone soft never covered second base with Chase Utley bearing down on a potential double play.
- Torre to review Utley's slide for possible discipline Updated: Oct-11-15 3:23 am
LOS ANGELES - Major League Baseball executive Joe Torre will review the controversial slide by Los Angeles Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley into New York Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada for possible disciplinary action after Game 2 of their NL Division Series.
- Mets return to New York angry after Utley's takeout slide Updated: Oct-11-15 3:03 am
LOS ANGELES - The New York Mets headed home angry after Chase Utley's takeout slide broke Ruben Tejada's leg.
- Utley takeout slide key; Dodgers beat Mets 5-2, tie NLDS 1-1 Updated: Oct-11-15 2:29 am
LOS ANGELES - Chase Utley's aggressive baserunning broke Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada's right leg in a takeout slide, reviving the Los Angeles Dodgers and angering the New York players.
- Utley's takeout slide breaks Tejada's leg in Game 2 of NLDS Updated: Oct-11-15 12:54 am
LOS ANGELES - New York Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada broke his right leg when a takeout slide by the Los Angeles Dodgers' Chase Utley's flipped the shortstop in the seventh inning of Game 2 of the NL Division Series on Saturday night.
- Kershaw outdueled by deGrom in Dodgers' 3-1 loss in NLDS Updated: Oct-10-15 2:49 am
LOS ANGELES - Clayton Kershaw struck out 11 only to be thwarted again in the postseason.
- A look at each potential World Series matchup Updated: Oct-09-15 2:31 am
With four teams remaining in each league, there are 16 possible matchups for the World Series. We could wait and see who makes it, but what fun is that?
- Tom Lasorda to toss out 1st pitch before Game 2 of NLDS Updated: Oct-08-15 7:24 pm
LOS ANGELES - Hall of Fame manager Tom Lasorda, who guided the Los Angeles Dodgers to their last World Series title in 1988, will throw out the ceremonial first pitch before Game 2 of the NL Division Series.
- Broadcaster Vin Scully to miss postseason after procedure Updated: Oct-08-15 6:17 pm
LOS ANGELES - Hall of Fame broadcaster Vin Scully won't be calling any games in the baseball playoffs after undergoing a medical procedure.
- Mets gear up to face 'those 2 animals' at Dodger Stadium Updated: Oct-07-15 6:43 pm
NEW YORK - Michael Cuddyer and the New York Mets are well aware of the challenge ahead.
- Puig says he's on Dodgers' playoff roster for NLDS Updated: Oct-07-15 6:16 pm
LOS ANGELES - Yasiel Puig said Wednesday he's on the playoff roster for the Los Angeles Dodgers, who haven't revealed their 25-man squad for the upcoming NL Division Series.
- Harvey misses Mets' workout, apologizes after late arrival Updated: Oct-06-15 6:45 pm
NEW YORK - Matt Harvey is off to a horrendous start in his first postseason.
- Playoff Push: Kershaw aims at redemption, stars set to debut Updated: Oct-05-15 8:13 am
The Major League Baseball playoffs begin this week, starting Tuesday night with the American League wild-card game at Yankee Stadium.
- Padres lose to Dodgers 6-2; fall to 35-44 on road Updated: Oct-03-15 2:03 am
- Dodgers beat Padres 6-2 to gain on Mets for home-field Updated: Oct-03-15 1:36 am
LOS ANGELES - There's something about Dodger Stadium that makes Alex Wood pitch especially well.
- Matz's back injury could cost him Division Series start Updated: Oct-03-15 12:50 am
- Dodgers organist Nancy Bea Hefley to retire after season Updated: Oct-02-15 11:17 pm
LOS ANGELES - Nancy Bea Hefley, whose organ has provided the musical backdrop to the action on the field for the Los Angeles Dodgers for 28 years, said Friday she will retire at season's end.