In his first start back from a dislocated non-throwing shoulder last month, Brandon McCarthy struggled. He’s been nearly untouchable since, posting a 1.91 ERA in his last five starts entering Tuesday’s 7:10 p.m. PT showdown with the Mets at Dodger Stadium. Los Angeles will be seeking its 11th win in its last 12 games.
Although pitcher Brock Stewart was still in transit, the Dodgers on Sunday announced his recall from Triple-A Oklahoma City and optioned reliever Josh Ravin.
The Dodgers are making sure things don’t get any easier for the Mets coming off New York’s series against the NL East-leading Nationals. L.A. pushed back ace Clayton Kershaw one day just so he could start Monday night’s four-game series opener against the Mets at Dodger Stadium.
The Dodgers and Reds seem to be going in opposite directions after another Los Angeles victory on Sunday. With the 8-7 win, the Dodgers swept Cincinnati for the second time in a week. This marks the ninth loss in a row for the Reds, tying the longest losing streak by a Major League team this […]
The more the Dodgers bullpen pitched on Sunday, the better Kenta Maeda’s five-inning start looked. Maeda (5-3) got the win as the Dodgers held on to sweep the Reds again, 8-7, after nearly blowing a seven-run lead because the Dodgers bullpen allowed three homers.
They unveiled a statue of Pete Rose on Saturday and trotted out Hall of Fame teammates Johnny Bench and Joe Morgan, but it was the Dodgers swinging the bats like the Big Red Machine on Saturday.
After shutting down the Reds in relief on June 9, Kenta Maeda will make the spot start for the Dodgers on Sunday in the final game of the series at Great American Ball Park.
Earlier this week, the Los Angeles Dodgers lost first baseman Adrian Gonzalez due to a herniated disc. In the recent past, Dodgers fans would have been worried about their team’s ability to repeat as National League West champions because Gonzalez had been the Dodgers’ main run producer since coming over from the Boston Red Sox […]
His pregame media session on Saturday started with a question from the Dodgers manager, for a change. “What about the National League West?” Dave Roberts asked the media, his Dodgers having won seven of eight while picking up only one game in the standings. Entering Saturday’s game against the Reds, the club was tied for […]
The Dodgers are saving their recognition of Father’s Day weekend until Sunday.
In five road starts entering Saturday, Dodgers lefty Hyun-Jin Ryu was winless this season. Ryu found the perfect team to remedy that problem in the Reds. A 10-2 Dodgers victory gave Cincinnati its season-high eighth-straight loss. The Reds are also a big league worst 3-14 vs. left-handed starters in 2017.