7:21 PM EST, Fri December 02, 2016

Dodgers avoid arbitration with Chris Hatcher and Scott Van Slyke

The Dodgers have avoided arbitration with reliever Chris Hatcher and outfielder Scott Van Slyke. Each player signed a nonguaranteed, one-year contract for 2017. The terms were not announced. Friday is the deadline to tender contracts to arbitration-eligible players for next season. The Dodgers’ 40-man...
For Dodgers, maintaining highest payroll in MLB about to get more expensive

For Dodgers, maintaining highest payroll in MLB about to get more expensive

LOS ANGELES – The Dodgers have one of the best farm systems in baseball, the reigning National League Rookie of the Year and a crop of young players ready to join him in making their mark at the major-league level. And not a moment too soon....

Scott Van Slyke, Chris Hatcher get one-year deals from Dodgers

Scott Van Slyke, Chris Hatcher get one-year deals from Dodgers
Grand Rapids Press Dec 1, 2016
Expect Justin Verlander's new digs to rev up Dodgers rumors

Expect Justin Verlander's new digs to rev up Dodgers rumors

This much can safely be said: If Verlander is dealt this winter, the Los Angeles Dodgers make more sense than just about any other team. DETROIT -- The news that Justin Verlander has purchased a home in Beverly Hills, not all that far from Dodger Stadium, inevitably sparked a new round of speculation about whether the Detroit Tigers ace would be wearing a new uniform in 2017. This much can safely be said: If Verlander is dealt this winter, the Los Angeles Dodgers make more sense than just about any other team. Based on his real estate decisions, Verlander...
Dodgers sign Scott Van Slyke, Chris Hatcher to one-year contracts

Dodgers sign Scott Van Slyke, Chris Hatcher to one-year contracts

LOS ANGELES -- The Dodgers reached agreement with two of their arbitration-eligible players, signing outfielder Scott Van Slyke and right-hander Chris Hatcher to one-year contracts. Both Van Slyke and Hatcher made limited contributions in 2016 and...

Dodgers among big spenders likely hit hard by luxury tax

Dodgers among big spenders likely hit hard by luxury tax

Dodgers look to young Latinos to build future and curb spending

Dodgers look to young Latinos to build future and curb spending

Young core of emerging stars is Dodgers' real debt-management plan

Young core of emerging stars is Dodgers' real debt-management plan

Dodgers prez: Not under MLB orders to cut debt

Dodgers prez: Not under MLB orders to cut debt
Los Angeles Times Nov 28, 2016

Dodgers Dugout: Ian Kinsler? Brian Dozier? Who is going to play second base?

Hi, my name is Houston Mitchell, and welcome to another edition of Dodgers Dugout. If it takes the Dodgers as many years to win the World Series as it did the Cubs, then their next title will be in 2096. Next season’s team The Dodgers have some holes to fill before next season. Let’s take a look...
Los Angeles Times Nov 26, 2016

After $1 billion in player spending, Dodgers under MLB mandate to cut debt

The Dodgers, who have spent more than a billion dollars on player payroll in the first four seasons of Guggenheim Baseball Management, face a mandate to reduce debt in order to conform to Major League Baseball rules. The club is expected to reduce payroll for a second consecutive season, with the...
Los Angeles Times Nov 24, 2016

Former Dodgers star Shawn Green takes a swing as technology entrepreneur

In an event space packed with venture capitalists looking to invest in the next big thing, he did not stand out. He slipped a black jacket over a blue shirt, mingling with the hundreds of people enjoying hors d’oeuvres, an open bar and painfully loud music. He could deliver a sales pitch for his...
Orange County Register Nov 23, 2016
Ralph Branca, Brooklyn Dodger pitcher who gave up 'Shot Heard 'Round World,' dies at 90

Ralph Branca, Brooklyn Dodger pitcher who gave up 'Shot Heard 'Round World,' dies at 90

Ralph Branca’s career was defined by that one high-and-inside fastball. The Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who gave up Bobby Thomson’s famed “Shot Heard ‘Round the World” that still echoes more than six decades later as one of the most famous...
Los Angeles Times Nov 23, 2016

Dodgers Dugout: What can you do about rising season ticket prices?

Hi, my name is Houston Mitchell, and welcome to another edition of Dodgers Dugout. Happy Thanksgiving to all of you out there, even you Giants fans. Rising season ticket prices The Dodgers raised the price of season tickets and for season-ticket parking for the 2017 season, a move that has angered...
Orange County Register Nov 22, 2016
Dodgers to unveil Jackie Robinson statue on April 15

Dodgers to unveil Jackie Robinson statue on April 15

The Dodgers plan to unveil a finished Jackie Robinson statue at Dodger Stadium on April 15, 2017, a year to the day after they announced the project was in the works. The historic day also marks the 70th anniversary of Robinson’s major league debut...

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Dodgers Player News

  • Corey Seager

    Corey Seager

    Third-place MVP finish only adds shine to Corey Seager's bright future

  • Chris Hatcher

    Chris Hatcher

    Dodgers sign Scott Van Slyke, Chris Hatcher to one-year contracts

  • Vidal Nuno

    Vidal Nuno

    Meet Your Newest M's Catcher: Carlos Ruiz

  • Scott Van Slyke

    Scott Van Slyke

    Dodgers sign Scott Van Slyke, Chris Hatcher to one-year contracts

  • Darin Ruf

    Darin Ruf

    2nd-longest tenured Phillie Darin Ruf gets new chance with Dodgers

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