6:13 AM EDT, Sat August 18, 2018
12 hours ago
Manny Machado leads power breakout as Dodgers pound Mariners

Manny Machado leads power breakout as Dodgers pound Mariners

Machado hit two of the Dodgers' five home runs Friday night as they built a big lead behind Walker Buehler, allowing the beleaguered bullpen to relax for a night.
13 hours ago
Kenley Jansen feels ‘great’ after throwing session, optimistic for quick return to Dodgers

Kenley Jansen feels ‘great’ after throwing session, optimistic for quick return to Dodgers

For the second time in three days, Jansen threw to hitters Friday afternoon. He has been frustrated watching the Dodgers' bullpen struggle without him, and he's eager for his cardiologist to clear him to come back.
Aug 16, 2018
You say you want an evolution? Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw has had to adapt in recent years

You say you want an evolution? Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw has had to adapt in recent years

An indomitable workhorse for the first eight years of his career, the three-time Cy Young Award winner has been to the DL five times in the past five seasons for a total approaching 200 days. The pitcher who has emerged is still very good – just different.
Aug 16, 2018
Yasiel Puig suspended two games for his part in Tuesday’s Dodgers-Giants brawl

Yasiel Puig suspended two games for his part in Tuesday’s Dodgers-Giants brawl

While Puig was fined and suspended, Giants catcher Nick Hundley only received a fine for his part in the incident. Puig can appeal the suspension.
Aug 15, 2018
Brian Dozier redeems another Dodgers bullpen breakdown in walk-off win

Brian Dozier redeems another Dodgers bullpen breakdown in walk-off win

The Dodgers’ late-night horror show continued into a sixth day as Caleb Ferguson served up a game-tying three-run home run to Andrew McCutchen in the eighth inning, but Dozier's sacrifice fly in the 12th secures a 4-3 victory over the Giants.
Aug 15, 2018
Ross Stripling goes to DL with minor back issue as Hyun-Jin Ryu returns to Dodgers’ rotation

Ross Stripling goes to DL with minor back issue as Hyun-Jin Ryu returns to Dodgers’ rotation

Stripling will receive treatment for inflammation in his lower back, but he is optimistic he can return to action late next week.
Aug 12, 2018
Dodgers lose on walkoff walk, drop three in a row to Rockies

Dodgers lose on walkoff walk, drop three in a row to Rockies

Another tough loss gives the Dodgers a three-game losing streak, and drops them out of a share of first place in the National League West.
Aug 12, 2018
Kenta Maeda and Ross Stripling will move to Dodgers bullpen as starters return from DL

Kenta Maeda and Ross Stripling will move to Dodgers bullpen as starters return from DL

Alex Wood and Hyun-Jin Ryu will be activated from the DL to start against the Giants this week. Maeda and Stripling will move into relief roles.
Aug 11, 2018
Ryan McMahon, Rockies spoil the Dodgers’ night for second consecutive game

Ryan McMahon, Rockies spoil the Dodgers’ night for second consecutive game

McMahon hit a three-run walkoff home run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Colorado Rockies a victory over the Dodgers.
Aug 11, 2018
Dodgers ‘encouraged’ but could be without Kenley Jansen until ‘some time in September’

Dodgers ‘encouraged’ but could be without Kenley Jansen until ‘some time in September’

Jansen will have a follow-up examination by cardiologists on August 20. He won't pitch until then and could be sidelined into September while receiving treatment for an irregular heartbeat.
Aug 10, 2018
Rockies’ late rally costs Dodgers chance to take sole possession of NL West lead

Rockies’ late rally costs Dodgers chance to take sole possession of NL West lead

The Dodgers took a one-run lead into the seventh inning, but lefty reliever Zac Rosscup gave up a two-run home run and the Rockies held on for the 5-4 win.
Aug 10, 2018
Dodgers might be without Kenley Jansen for 4 to 6 weeks

Dodgers might be without Kenley Jansen for 4 to 6 weeks

The team was still awaiting the final report from Jansen's cardiologist. But Manager Dave Roberts acknowledged it would be "a four-to-six week thing" if Jansen has to go on blood-thinning medication.
Aug 9, 2018
Dodgers’ Kenley Jansen hospitalized with irregular heartbeat, will miss rest of series in Colorado

Dodgers’ Kenley Jansen hospitalized with irregular heartbeat, will miss rest of series in Colorado

The All-Star closer is returning to Los Angeles and will miss the rest of the team’s four-game series in Denver. He did not pitch in their 8-5 victory Thursday night.
Aug 9, 2018
Dodgers ambush Rockies late to win battle of bullpen meltdowns

Dodgers ambush Rockies late to win battle of bullpen meltdowns

Dodgers reliever Pedro Baez gave up one lead in the seventh inning, but the Dodgers hit five home runs in the last three innings to beat the Rockies. Joc Pederson, Max Muncy, Cody Bellinger, Chris Taylor and Brian Dozier did the honors.
Aug 9, 2018
Dodgers’ Dave Roberts wants hot-hitting Yasmani Grandal in lineup from both sides

Dodgers’ Dave Roberts wants hot-hitting Yasmani Grandal in lineup from both sides

Grandal has been the Dodgers' hottest hitter over the past month, so Roberts kept him in the lineup against Rockies left-hander Tyler Anderson on Thursday night in Denver.

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