Don Mattingly

Boston Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine

Bobby Valentine: Sometimes you need to bench a young player for their own good

Major League Baseball veteran Bobby Valentine (former Dodger, Angel and MLB manager) joins The Home Team to discuss Dodgers manager Don Mattingly living in the spotlight all season long; he talks about how major league managers develop […]


Kershaw was filthy striking out 15 Giants in the Dodgers 2-1 win. (photo by Eric Geller)

VIDEO: “King Kershaw” speaks after Dodgers sweep Giants, 2-1

He was magnificent again and showed everyone why he’s the reigning N.L. MVP and Cy Young Award Winner. Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw went the distance hurling 132 pitches, striking out 15 Giants – tying his […]


Dodgers manager Don Mattingly speaks to the assembled media before Wednesday night's game vs. the Giants. (photo by Eric Geller)

VIDEO: Kershaw pitching. Dodgers’ Mattingly focused on sweep of Giants

The first place Dodgers are looking to broom away the defending World Series Champion San Francisco Giants out of Dodgers Stadium in the last regular season meeting between the two teams in Los Angeles this […]


Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Zack Greinke is interviewed by the media after Tuesday night's win over the Giants

VIDEO: Zack Greinke after the win, ‘It was a really good game’

It was a pitching match-up of two National League heavyweights. When it was over, the Dodgers’ Zack Greinke earned his 10th win in his last 11 decisions as he out-dueled reigning World Series MVP Madison […]


Don Mattingly pre-game 9-1-15

Don Mattingly expects low-scoring game as Zack vs. MadBum

Before tonight’s game, Los Angeles Dodgers manager Don Mattingly talked about going up against San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner by countering with Zack Grienke. The Beast 980 reporter Eric Geller was in the clubhouse.  


Los Angeles Dodgers' Scott Van Slyke (33) celebrates in the dugout after hitting a solo home run off Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher David Holmberg during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, in Cincinnati.

Dodgers ride 3 homers to 7-4 win over Reds

The often-criticized Los Angeles bullpen came through when needed most. Jim Johnson slipped strike three past Ryan LaMarre to stop a seventh-inning rally, Luis Avilan struck out Jay Bruce with the tying runs on base […]


Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Alex Wood throws in the first inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Dodgers snap 5-game losing streak with 5-1 win over Reds

Alex Wood took a shutout into the sixth inning, and Justin Turner and Jimmy Rollins each hit two-run home runs as the Los Angeles Dodgers snapped their five-game losing streak with a 5-1 win over […]


Los Angeles Dodgers' Yasiel Puig (66)

Puig’s hamstring injury not considered serious, day to day

Los Angeles Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig underwent an MRI exam on his injured right hamstring Wednesday that shows a mild strain, and the medical staff doesn’t expect him to need a stint on the […]


Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw works against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Aug.18, 2015, in Oakland, Calif.

A’s edge Dodgers 5-4 in 10 innings

Clayton Kershaw wasn’t as sharp as he had been for the better part of the past two months. The Los Angeles Dodgers’ ace even lost his temper early on when he angrily threw a ball […]


Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Mat Latos

Dodgers’ Latos stumbles in 10-3 loss to former Reds team

Mat Latos is searching for his old self on the mound and so far coming up short in three starts for the Los Angeles Dodgers. He stumbled to a 10-3 loss against the Cincinnati Reds […]