Los Angeles Dodgers

Southpaw California: LA sets historic rotation
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We know what you’re thinking and, no: Major League Baseball has never had an all-lefty five-man rotation. The Dodgers took a portside step toward that precedent with Wednesday’s signing of free agent Scott Kazmir. His southpaw joins those of Clayton Kershaw, Alex Wood, Brett Anderson and Hyun-Jin Ryu in what figures to be manager Dave […]

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Left Coast: Kazmir gives LA 5th left-hander
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The Dodgers signed free-agent left-hander Scott Kazmir to a three-year contract Wednesday. The deal is valued at $48 million and includes an opt-out clause after the 2016 season.

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Surprisingly durable Kazmir's Dodgers deal a win-win
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“Durable” isn’t a term you usually associate with Scott Kazmir, veteran of eight disabled list trips. But since he restarted his career in 2013, he’s made 92 starts, and he’s never once had any surgery. The Dodgers are betting on that health as the head into 2016.

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Turner on track in knee surgery recovery
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Justin Turner got an early Christmas gift last week when Dr. Neal ElAttrache took away his crutches and cleared the Dodgers third baseman to throw and hit.

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Minor League managers in place for 2016
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The Dodgers announced their Minor League managers on Monday, with Bill Haselman at Triple-A Oklahoma City, Ryan Garko at Double-A Tulsa, Drew Saylor at Class A Advanced Rancho Cucamonga, Gil Velazquez at Class A Great Lakes, Shaun Larkin at Rookie Advanced Ogden and John Shoemaker at Rookie Arizona League Dodgers.

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Dodgers drop Brown from 40-man roster
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The Dodgers outrighted right-handed pitcher Brooks Brown to Triple-A Oklahoma City on Friday, clearing a spot on the 40-man roster.

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Ellis signed; Dodgers non-tender 2 righties
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The Dodgers non-tendered right-handed pitchers Juan Nicasio and Lisalverto Bonilla on Wednesday night after reaching an agreement with catcher A.J. Ellis on a one-year, $4.5 million contract earlier in the day.

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'Full circle' for Roberts as Dodgers manager
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With icons Maury Wills and Don Newcombe looking on and his African-American father and Japanese-American mother in the audience, Dave Roberts said he knows that being the first minority manager of the Dodgers is “huge.”

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Winter Meetings interview with Dave Roberts
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New Dodgers manager Dave Roberts met with the media Monday at the Winter Meetings.

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Dodgers host Holiday Party for local children
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The Dodgers and the Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation hosted more than 300 pre-selected schoolchildren from the community at the annual Children’s Holiday Party at Dodger Stadium on Friday.

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Roberts' first Meetings a flurry of activity
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The Dodgers are reportedly signing free agents, trading for All-Star closers, about to name a coaching staff, but making nothing official. “You come here, and there’s a lot of things going, a lot of balls in the air,” new manager Dave Roberts said in his first Winter Meetings interview session.

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Dodgers claim Reynolds, Fields off waivers
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The Dodgers on Monday claimed right-handed pitcher Danny Reynolds from the Angels and outfielder Daniel Fields from the Brewers, giving them 38 players on the 40-man roster.

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