Scott Van Slyke

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. […]

08/28/2015

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 […]

08/26/2015

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 […]

08/19/2015

Zack Greinke

Greinke’s shutout streak ends, Mets beat Dodgers

Thanks to another exquisite performance from Jacob deGrom and a big hit by newcomer Juan Uribe, the New York Mets did more than just stop Zack Greinke’s streak. Greinke’s shutout string ended at 45 2-3 […]

07/26/2015

Justin Turner

Turner powers Dodgers past Mets

Justin Turner homered and drove in three runs against his former club, emergency starter Ian Thomas hurled five effective innings, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the New York Mets 7-2 on Friday night. The […]

07/24/2015

Chris Heisey

Dodgers place Van Slyke on DL, recall Heisey and Thomas

The Los Angeles Dodgers today recalled outfielder Chris Heisey from Triple-A Oklahoma City and placed infielder/outfielder Scott Van Slyke on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to May 31) with left mid-back inflammation. The team also […]

06/02/2015

Scott Van Slyke gets doused by Justin Turner.

Van Slyke’s homer in 9th gives Dodgers 5-3 win over Marlins

Scott Van Slyke’s wild ride against the Miami Marlins began with a baserunning blunder in the fifth inning that cost his team a run. It continued in the seventh, when he threw out a runner […]

05/12/2015

Howie Kendrick

The Dodgers are leading the NL in home runs, even without Matt Kemp and Hanley Ramirez

Howie Kendrick, Scott Van Slyke and rookie Joc Pederson homered against rookie Scott Oberg in the sixth inning, and Los Angeles stretched its winning streak to seven by beating the Colorado Rockies 7-0 Sunday. “I […]

04/20/2015

Los Angeles Dodgers center fielder Joc Pederson, center, celebrates with left fielder Scott Van Slyke, left, and right fielder Andre Ethier

Dodgers finish sweep of M’s with 5-2 win

Joc Pederson used his bat, glove and arm to help Brett Anderson record his first victory with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Pederson continues to turn heads with every game he plays during his first full […]

04/16/2015