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Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Dustin May reacts after giving up a two-run home run to Tampa Bay Rays' Brandon Lowe during the fifth inning in Game 2 of the baseball World Series Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Parade of pitchers not a merry-go-round for Dodgers

Oct. 22, 2020 1:58 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — More was not merrier for Los Angeles Dodgers pitchers. Dodgers manager Dave Roberts went with an opener against the team that invented the concept, sending Tony Gonsolin to start Game 2 of the World Series against the Tampa Bay Rays as the first of seven pitchers -- one shy of the...

Atlanta Braves' Austin Riley celebrates a run home against the Los Angeles Dodgers during the ninth inning in Game 1 of a baseball National League Championship Series Monday, Oct. 12, 2020, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Riley HR in 9th leads Braves past Dodgers 5-1 in NLCS opener

Oct. 13, 2020 3:02 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Atlanta Braves fans were still doing tomahawk-chop chants as they filed out of the stadium, real people who replaced the cardboard cutouts players got so accustomed to this season. One game, but a big boost for the Braves in their first National League Championship Series since...

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Walker Buehler, right, gets removed from the game by manager Dave Roberts against the Atlanta Braves during the sixth inning in Game 1, Monday, Oct. 12, 2020, for the best-of-seven National League Championship Series at Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP)

Back of bullpen fails Dodgers as Braves take NLCS opener

Oct. 13, 2020 12:39 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Walker Buehler is dealing with two blisters, and the Los Angeles Dodgers are having trouble settling on even one closer. As for the offense, this wasn't the blistering start the Dodgers wanted. Blake Treinen surrendered Austin Riley's tiebreaking homer leading off the ninth, and the...

Edwin Rios #43 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrates with teammates Justin Turner and Mookie Betts #50 along with manager Dave Roberts after hitting a game tying solo home run against the Oakland Athletics in the eighth inning of a MLB baseball game at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles on Wednesday, September 23, 2020. (Keith Birmingham/The Orange County Register via AP)

Dodgers add extra pitcher Wood for NLCS, Braves roster same

Oct. 12, 2020 1:13 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers have added left-hander Alex Wood as an extra pitcher for the National League Championship Series against the Atlanta Braves, while also bringing back infielder Edwin Rios after he missed the last round with a groin injury. Atlanta went with the same...

Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher Dylan Floro works against the Colorado Rockies during the sixth inning of a baseball game Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Padres get back Mike Clevinger, Dodgers add pitcher for NLDS

Oct. 6, 2020 1:31 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Right-hander Mike Clevinger is on the 28-player roster for the San Diego Padres for the NL Division Series and starting Game 1 against the Los Angeles Dodgers after missing the first round of the playoffs. While Clevinger was among the 15 pitchers on the Padres roster released...

Colorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado, left, and shortstop Trtevor Story watch as relief pitcher Tyler Kinley warms up after replacing Wade Davis during the seventh inning of the team's baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday, Sept. 18, 2020, in Denver. The Dodgers won 15-6. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Arenado, Rockies miss playoffs for 2nd straight season

Sep. 29, 2020 4:12 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Hampered by a sore left shoulder, Nolan Arenado couldn’t carry the Colorado Rockies to the postseason. Don't be surprised to hear his name surface in offseason trade rumors. The All-Star third baseman never found his groove in the shortened season before going on the injured list for...

The Los Angeles Dodgers pose for a photo after the Dodgers clinched the NL West title with a 7-2 win over the Oakland Athletics in a baseball game Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2020, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Ashley Landis)

Dodgers clinch NL's top seed, West title with win over A's

Sep. 23, 2020 1:47 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Wrapping up an NL West title has become routine for the Los Angeles Dodgers, but in a year in which no one was sure three months ago if there would be a baseball season, manager Dave Roberts wanted his team to still savor the moment. The Dodgers clinched the NL's top postseason seed and...

Arizona Diamondbacks' Tim Locastro slides safely into third base with an RBI triple as Los Angeles Dodgers third baseman Max Muncy makes a catch on a late throw during the second inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

Dodgers score twice in 10th to beat Diamondbacks 6-4

Sep. 10, 2020 1:38 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Chris Taylor and AJ Pollock each hit a run-scoring single in the 10th inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers overcame a rare off night for ace Clayton Kershaw to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-4 on Wednesday. Kershaw struggled early with his command and allowed four runs — three earned...

Texas Rangers' Scott Heineman, left, and Derek Dietrich, right, celebrate a solo home run hit by Dietrich in the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Arlington, Texas, Friday, Aug. 28, 2020. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

Dietrich HR sparks Rangers in 6-2 win over ML-best Dodgers

Aug. 29, 2020 12:27 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers were away from home for a later-than-usual Jackie Robinson Day. On the road for the first time in six years to mark Major League Baseball’s annual observation of Robinson breaking the sport's color barrier, the Dodgers tied the game right before Derek...