Chicago Cubs vs. Los Angeles Dodgers Preview, Friday 8/28, 9:10 CT
Bleed Cubbie Blue
The Cubs are on pace for 94 wins. They have won more than 93 just three times since 1935: 98 (1945), 96 (1948) and 97 (2008). Even after losing two in San Francisco, the Cubs still have the second-best road record in the National League, 34-27 ...
Dodgers Dugout: Looking at the rest of the season
Los Angeles Times
Can you discuss any similarities and/or differences working with these L.A. sports broadcasting legends? Ross: “Unlike being alongside Vin for 28 Dodger seasons, I never worked with Chick, although we were friends. He once told me, 'Staples Center is ...
Los Angeles Dodgers can hit and get on base -- so why can't they score?
In a sense, there isn't that much wrong with the Dodgers. They won on Thursday -- albeit barely -- and they stand in first place in their division. You could excuse them if they've gotten used to that. The last time the Dodgers weren't in first place ...
Rapid Reaction: Dodgers 1, Reds 0
CINCINNATI -- The National League went 46 years between pitchers winning an MVP award, but the Los Angeles Dodgers might make it two in a row. Zack Greinke kept his name in the discussion at least with another brilliant outing in the Los Angeles ...
Game 127: Yankees (69-57) @ Braves (54-73)
Masahiro Tanaka (9-6, 3.61) makes the start against the hopeless Braves, who have lost nine of their last 10 and are in third place and trending downward in the NL East, 17 games behind the division-leading New York Mets. Here's the Yankees lineup ...
Yankees activate RHP Bryan Mitchell from concussion disabled list
The New York Yankees activated right-handed pitcher Bryan Mitchell from the seven-day concussion disabled list, the team announced Friday. The news comes just 11 days after Mitchell was struck in the face by a line drive in a victory over the Minnesota ...
Yankees could use Hiroki Kuroda, who's dominating in Japan
He kept the Yankees on their toes, taking until late December to decide that he wanted to continue his baseball career in Japan despite a big paycut. In three seasons in New York, Kuroda went 38-33 with a 3.44 ERA. He also played four seasons with the ...
Yankees' September call-ups will be 'all hands on deck'
September call-ups are just a few days away, and New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman told the media Thursday it will be "all hands on deck" regarding the 40-man roster, regardless of what that may do to the roster of a Triple-A ...