5:44 PM EDT, Sat May 25, 2019
17 hours ago
Rachel Garcia stars in UCLA softball Super Regional win

Rachel Garcia stars in UCLA softball Super Regional win

The junior pitchers threw a complete game in the circle and drove in four runs in UCLA's 6-1 victory to put the Bruins within one win of the Women's College World Series.
19 hours ago
Dodgers rough up ‘opener’ on way to win over Pirates

Dodgers rough up ‘opener’ on way to win over Pirates

Five of the first six Dodgers batters in the game reached base and came around to score. David Freese hit a grand slam in the first inning and Cody Bellinger his 18th homer of the season later in the game.
21 hours ago
Dodgers’ Hyun-Jin Ryu could become an All-Star at opportune time

Dodgers’ Hyun-Jin Ryu could become an All-Star at opportune time

Accepting the Dodgers' qualifying offer for one year at $17.9 million last winter was an easy decision for Ryu. If he continues to pitch as well as he has this season, things could be more complicated next winter.
May 23, 2019
Evolved Dodgers’ clubhouse allows young players to ‘be who you are’

Evolved Dodgers’ clubhouse allows young players to ‘be who you are’

As young players have become more vital to a team's success, they are no longer expected to "walk on eggshells." Dodgers veterans have been particularly "welcoming" to the arrival of talented young players.
May 23, 2019
Briana Perez brings ‘quiet thunder’ to UCLA softball

Briana Perez brings ‘quiet thunder’ to UCLA softball

The sophomore shortstop is a first-team All-Pac-12 selection, a second-team NFCA All-West Region pick and UCLA softball’s first CoSIDA Academic All-District honoree since 2010.
May 23, 2019
Mick Cronin adds Michael Lewis to complete UCLA coaching staff

Mick Cronin adds Michael Lewis to complete UCLA coaching staff

The former Nebraska assistant joins the staff with Darren Savino and Rod Palmer.
May 22, 2019
Rays explode for seven runs in seventh against Dodgers bullpen

Rays explode for seven runs in seventh against Dodgers bullpen

Avisail Garcia and Kevin Kiermaier each hit three-run home runs in the Rays' big inning, handing the Dodgers' bullpen a one-inning battering.
May 22, 2019
Dodgers’ Kenley Jansen reconnects with his 2017 self via Facebook

Dodgers’ Kenley Jansen reconnects with his 2017 self via Facebook

Jansen thinks his mechanics have been "out of whack" since the start of last season. But he might have discovered some of the solutions thanks to a Facebook memory.
May 22, 2019
Willians Astudillo, the Twins’ talented ‘turtle,’ is making contact look cool again

Willians Astudillo, the Twins’ talented ‘turtle,’ is making contact look cool again

The 27-year-old rookie is striking out less than Ty Cobb. 'I don’t think I’ve ever seen anybody like him,' the Twins' manager says, 'and don’t know if we ever will again.'
May 21, 2019
Dodgers beat Rays but lose reliever Pedro Baez to leg injury

Dodgers beat Rays but lose reliever Pedro Baez to leg injury

Clayton Kershaw took a shutout into the seventh inning as the Dodgers built their lead. But Pedro Baez was hit in the right leg by a 103-mph comebacker and left the game with an injury.
May 21, 2019
Julio Urias rejoins Dodgers after reinstatement by MLB, addresses team

Julio Urias rejoins Dodgers after reinstatement by MLB, addresses team

Urias was reinstated by MLB on Tuesday and added to the Dodgers' active roster. That decision "tells us something" about MLB's conclusions, Dodgers president of baseball operations Andrew Friedman said.
May 21, 2019
Former UCLA coach Terry Donahue being treated for cancer

Former UCLA coach Terry Donahue being treated for cancer

The 74-year-old is the winningest football coach in UCLA and Pac-12 history.
May 21, 2019
Clippers’ Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Landry Shamet named All-Rookie second-teamers

Clippers’ Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Landry Shamet named All-Rookie second-teamers

The Clippers' pair were the only starting rookie duo on a playoff team this season.
May 21, 2019
MLB reinstates Julio Urias, Dodgers add him to active roster

MLB reinstates Julio Urias, Dodgers add him to active roster

Arrested last week on suspicion of misdemeanor domestic battery, the left-hander is back on the active roster starting with Tuesday's game in Tampa. Outfielder Kyle Garlick was returned to Triple-A.
May 20, 2019
MLB expected to reinstate Dodgers’ Julio Urias from administrative leave

MLB expected to reinstate Dodgers’ Julio Urias from administrative leave

Urias was placed on the restricted list last week while MLB conducted an investigation of an incident last week for which Urias was arrested on suspicion of misdemeanor domestic battery.