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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 […]


Los Angeles Dodgers’ Jose Peraza hits a double to score Carl Crawford during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs in Los Angeles, Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015.

Dodgers score 4 runs in 7th to beat Cubs 5-2

Clayton Kershaw leads with his arm not his mouth. Yet ever since the Dodgers’ ace spoke up after they lost a season-high fifth straight game last weekend, the NL West leaders have been rolling. It […]


Chicago Cubs catcher Miguel Montero, right, takes a wild pitch up under the mask as Los Angeles Dodgers' Justin Turner watches during the sixth inning of a baseball game, Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, in Los Angeles. Chase Utley scored on a throwing error to third by Montero.

Kershaw strikes out 14 in Dodgers’ 4-1 win over Cubs

Clayton Kershaw struck out a season high-tying 14 to win for the first time in three outings and the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 4-1 Friday night in the series opener. […]


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 argues after being ejected by home plate umpire James Hoye during the ninth inning of a baseball game Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, in Houston.

High-priced Dodgers floundering on road trip

For all the talk about the Washington Nationals and their disappointing season thus far, there’s another highly touted National League team that’s also in danger of missing the playoffs. The Los Angeles Dodgers have dropped […]


Los Angeles Dodgers catcher A.J. Ellis is helped to his feet after being injured as he collided with Houston Astros Carlos Gomez who was caught stealing home in the sixth inning of a baseball game, Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, in Houston.

Dodgers drop fifth straight, Castro’s HR gives Astros sweep

The Los Angeles Dodgers remain in first place in the NL West, though they have dropped a season-high five straight games. So, after the Houston Astros wrapped up a three-game sweep with 3-2 victory in […]


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 Zack Greinke warms up in the bullpen prior to a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds, Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015, in Los Angeles.

Greinke dominates, hits go-ahead HR as Dodgers beat Reds 2-1

Zack Greinke is one of only three pitchers in major league history to win a Cy Young Award, a Silver Slugger and a Gold Glove. On Sunday, he hit a go-ahead home run to win […]


Los Angeles Dodgers' Adrian Gonzalez, right, takes a mock selfie with Justin Turner, left, and Kike Hernandez

Reds lose to Dodgers 5-3 in John Lamb’s big-league debut

John Lamb was waiting to make his major-league debut for the Cincinnati Reds when he spotted Vin Scully on the video board talking about him and his grandfather. Scully mentioned in his game preview that […]