Dodgers one win from NL West title
LOS ANGELES -- While the Los Angeles Dodgers were handily beating the visiting Colorado Rockies 14-1 on Saturday night, nearly everyone inside Dodger Stadium was following the game down south between the San Francisco Giants and San Diego ...
Los Angeles Dodgers with connections to Oklahoma
Luis Avilan, P: The veteran lefty reliever struggled in OKC with a 4.24 ERA but has turned it around with L.A., lowering that stat by nearly a run. Grant Dayton, P: OKC's best reliever until his promotion with a 2.48 ERA in 26 games, and he's been even ...
Dodgers scratch Rich Hill from next start due to blister
LOS ANGELES -- The Dodgers have scratched Rich Hill from his scheduled start Sunday in the series finale against Colorado because of a blister that forced him to miss a month earlier in the season. The blister also caused Hill to leave a perfect game ...
Scott Kazmir might be done but Dodgers near closer to clincher
Los Angeles Times
At 7:10 p.m. Friday night at Dodger Stadium, Dodgers starter Scott Kazmir hiked up his right leg, uncorked his body, and delivered a pitch to Yasmani Grandal. And then he turned around and waited, and eventually repeated the exercise. His warmup ...
Minnesota Twins: Joe Mauer calls strained quad 'root of the problem'
Sunday marks the Twins' final home game of the year. Joe Mauer is still hopeful of playing in it. Because of a strained right quadriceps muscle, the Twins first baseman hasn't appeared in an official game at home since Sept. 10, when his 12th-inning ...
Minnesota Twins' Jorge Polanco homers, Twins snap streak with win over Seattle Mariners
MINNEAPOLIS -- Nelson Cruz's towering two-run home run seemed to give the Seattle Mariners the jolt they needed Saturday night, tying the score with the second-longest homer in the majors this season. Instead, Minnesota's own big slugger, Miguel Sano, ...
Robinson Cano, Seattle Mariners rip Minnesota Twins
While many around the league were scoreboard-watching, the Mariners did some scoreboard-filling, posting a six-run seventh inning to open their three-game visit to Minnesota decisively, and blasting past the struggling Twins 10-1 on Friday. Robinson ...
Minnesota Twins' Brian Dozier slugging like a Hall of Famer | FOX ...
Minnesota Twins slugger Brian Dozier is having one of the best seasons in league history for a second baseman.