4/18/2015 | McCarthy will face rookie Butler in series finale
Rockies rookie Eddie Butler faces the Dodgers on Sunday afternoon at Dodger Stadium. Butler made three Major League starts last year. Two were against the Dodgers, and they weren't good (0-1, 9.90 ERA). He'll be opposed by Brandon McCarthy.
4/18/2015 | Jansen throws off mound for first time since foot surgery
Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen took another step toward his return on Saturday, when he threw off the bullpen mound for the first time since his left foot surgery in February.
4/18/2015 | Kershaw has plenty of help in his first win of season
The bar is now set so high that when Clayton Kershaw strikes out 12 and allows one earned run in six innings for a win, the postgame talk is about what's wrong with him.
4/18/2015 | Dodgers extend win streak to five, snap Rox road run at six
Howie Kendrick homered and doubled, Adrian Gonzalez had a pair of RBI doubles and Clayton Kershaw struck out 12 in six innings of a 7-3 win over the Rockies on Friday night at Dodger Stadium, extending the Dodgers' win streak to five games and snapping Colorado's road win streak at six.
4/17/2015 | Greinke goes for series win vs. Rockies, Lyles
Rockies right-hander Jordan Lyles, who will start against the Dodgers and Zack Greinke on Saturday night, would rather Yasiel Puig not return. Puig is 3-for-5 with a homer and three RBIs against Lyles.
4/17/2015 | Dodgers claim righty Corcino off waivers from Reds
The Dodgers on Friday recalled left-handed reliever Adam Liberatore, claimed right-handed pitcher Daniel Corcino off waivers from Cincinnati and designated for assignment left-handed pitcher Ryan Dennick.
4/16/2015 | Frias heads back to Triple-A after one day with Dodgers
The Dodgers optioned right-handed pitcher Carlos Frias back to Triple-A Oklahoma City on Thursday. He had been recalled on Wednesday to give the bullpen a fresh arm, but he did not appear.
4/16/2015 | Physical therapist elevates Paco's game
Cindy Larco is a physical therapist in Miami. She treated Paco Rodriguez for elbow stress when he was a 16-year-old and has been treating him ever since, at every level, for every injury. And she has become so familiar with his delivery and mechanics that Rodriguez sought her out over the winter to help him refine his unconventional style.
4/16/2015 | Through Amalfitano's eyes, history has unfolded
Joe Amalfitano is a star witness to baseball history. He didn't just see some of the game's most enduring moments in person. He experienced them from what amounted to a front-row seat -- or even better, in most cases.
4/16/2015 | Meeting Rachel Robinson a special thrill for Rollins
Everywhere you looked at Dodger Stadium Wednesday night there were Most Valuable Players celebrating the 2015 Civil Rights Game on Jackie Robinson Day. But Jimmy Rollins might have come away with the most valuable memory.
4/16/2015 | Dodgers sweep Seattle as Cruz homers in fifth straight
The Dodgers roughed up Seattle starting pitcher Taijuan Walker for five runs in four innings and ran their win streak to four games with a 5-2 victory in the 2015 Civil Rights Game on Jackie Robinson Night at Dodger Stadium.
4/16/2015 | Dodgers to unveil Jackie Robinson statue later this year
Just before the pregame festivities for the now-combined Civil Rights Game and Jackie Robinson Day, Dodgers president Stan Kasten announced there would be a statue of Robinson unveiled later this year at the refurbished Dodger Stadium.
4/15/2015 | Pederson robs Zunino of extra bases with diving catch
Center fielder Joc Pederson made a diving catch to rob extra bases, gunned a runner down at the plate, singled in a run and walked three times as the Dodgers beat the Mariners, 5-2, to sweep the Interleague Series and extend their win streak to four games.
4/15/2015 | Magic's altruism teams well with Jackie's grace
Accepting the 2015 MLB Beacon of Hope Award emblematic of the spirit of the civil rights movement on Wednesday amid the annual celebration of the life of Jackie Robinson, Dodgers partner Magic Johnson expressed the philosophy that touches every part of his incredibly busy life.
4/15/2015 | Activist Huerta honored as part of Civil Rights Game festivities
The latest honor of Dolores Huerta's career will have plenty of company. Huerta, a two-time winner of a Presidential medal for her work in labor and civil rights activism, was lauded with the Beacon of Life Award on Wednesday as part of the Civil Rights Game festivities.
4/15/2015 | Kershaw aims to rebound vs. Rox to launch series
Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw has given up nine hits in 12 1/3 innings and a .320 batting average in two starts this season. Kershaw is 13-5 with a 3.17 ERA in 26 starts against the Rockies. The Rockies, off to a strong road start, will hope to tame Kershaw as the three-game series begins Friday night.
4/15/2015 | Puig, Crawford sit out with minor injuries
Carl Crawford joined fellow Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig on the sidelines Wednesday night with minor injuries, but both could return when play resumes Friday night.
4/15/2015 | Dodgers claim lefty Dennick from Reds, designate Huff
The Dodgers continued searching for pitching solutions on Wednesday by claiming left-handed reliever Ryan Dennick from Cincinnati, optioning him to Double-A Tulsa and designating left-hander David Huff for assignment. The club also recalled 25-year-old right-hander Carlos Frias from Triple-A Oklahoma City.
4/15/2015 | Jackie inspired Abdul-Jabbar, generations at UCLA
Jackie Robinson had no trouble grasping the stakes when he accepted Branch Rickey's challenge to crash through Major League Baseball's racial barriers in 1947 with the Brooklyn Dodgers. He had passed this way before.
4/15/2015 | Rookie Garcia is an early unsung hero in Dodgers' bullpen
Yimi Garcia has quickly risen in the pecking order to be handed the ball late and the rookie has come away with decisions in back-to-back walk-off wins, making Garcia the Dodgers leader with two victories.
4/15/2015 | Dodgers have put the rally back in their bag of tricks
After Game No. 8 of 2015, the Dodgers already have as many comebacks as they did all last season. Trailing after six innings last year, they were 2-54. Tuesday night's walk-off win vs. the Mariners makes them 2-2 in those games this year.
4/15/2015 | Dodgers stun Mariners on Kendrick's walk-off single
Howie Kendrick's two-run broken-bat single with one out in the ninth inning rallied the Dodgers to their second walk-off win in as many nights, 6-5, over the Mariners on Tuesday at Dodger Stadium.
4/15/2015 | MLB head of youth sports Reagins discusses game's future
Tony Reagins has spent decades in the game of baseball, and he's worked in everything from marketing to baseball operations. Reagins, formerly the general manager of the Angels, has taken on a new assignment with Major League Baseball as the senior vice president of youth programs, and he took some time Tuesday to discuss his plans for the future.
4/14/2015 | MLB, Dodgers hold free baseball clinic in L.A.
Major League Baseball and the Los Angeles Dodgers reached out to the local community Tuesday, providing a free instructional clinic in conjunction with Jackie Robinson Day and the Civil Rights Game.
4/14/2015 | Jackie's day a fitting backdrop for Civil Rights Game
It has been more than 42 years since Jackie Robinson left us. The number is everywhere you look. It is memorialized beyond outfield walls at 30 Major League ballparks. It will be worn today by every single player in the big leagues, as Jackie Robinson Day is celebrated all over, including by Robinson's former Dodgers club as it hosts Seattle in a special Civil Rights Game to honor this occasion.
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