David Freese

Angels 3B David Freese leaves after getting hit by pitch

Los Angeles Angels third baseman David Freese left Wednesday night’s game against Minnesota in the fourth inning after getting hit by a pitch. Freese appeared to get hit on the right arm after turning in […]


Mike Bolsinger

Bolsinger baffles Braves, Dodgers get 3 in 5th for 3-1 win

Knowing the Braves are sometimes vulnerable to off-speed pitches, Mike Bolsinger was pleased that his curveball and slider caused problems all afternoon. It got so frustrating for Atlanta that some of the Braves were yelling […]


Zack Greinke

Author of ‘The Best Team Money Can Buy’ says Greinke likes No. 2 position behind Kershaw

Molly Knight, the author of “The Best Team Money Can Buy” about the Los Angeles Dodgers, joined The Home Team with her behind-the-scenes insights. She talks about what the original plans were for Yasiel Puig […]


Matt Shoemaker

Shoemaker gives Twins fits in Angels’ victory

Matt Shoemaker is hardly fixated on Jered Weaver’s impending return from the disabled list, or how it might impact his status in the Los Angeles Angels’ rotation. The way he pitched Tuesday night, he certainly […]


Don Mattingly

Dodgers have night to forget in Atlanta

On a disappointing night, Dodgers manager Don Mattingly knows everything could’ve been much worse. At least starting pitcher Brett Anderson doesn’t appear to be seriously injured after irritating his left Achilles tendon. The rotation has […]


Los Angeles Dodgers' Carl Crawford, left,

Dodgers reinstate Carl Crawford from DL

The Los Angeles Dodgers today reinstated outfielder Carl Crawford from the 60-day disabled list (right oblique strain) and optioned right-handed pitcher Brandon Beachy to Triple-A Oklahoma City. To create room on the 40-man roster, Los […]


Brandon Beachy

Beachy struggles again as Dodgers lose to Braves, 7-5

Los Angeles manager Don Mattingly says the Dodgers have seen flashes of promise in Brandon Beachy’s first two starts following his second Tommy John surgery. The unanswered question is, can they stick with an inconsistent […]


Albert Pujols

Pujols blasts 3 HRs as Angels beat Sox 11-1, 7-3 in DHer

Although Albert Pujols doesn’t much care for celebrations outside of October, he smiled and stood still when Mike Trout and Erick Aybar ran up and doused him with two postgame buckets of ice and liquid. […]


Zack Greinke

Greinke extends scoreless streak, Dodgers blank Phillies again

Zack Greinke’s personality dictates that he doesn’t pound his chest over his current shutout streak — or his chances of starting in next week’s All-Star Game. All he concentrated on Thursday night were the things […]


Garrett Richards

Hernandez gets 11th win, Mariners beat Angels

Felix Hernandez threw seven shutout innings to become the third pitcher with at least 11 wins before the All-Star break, Logan Morrison hit the first leadoff home run of his career and the Seattle Mariners […]