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Dodgers, Mets make post-trade deadline statements

Aug. 08, 2022 10:23 AM EDT

The Los Angeles Dodgers and New York Mets mostly ceded the spotlight at the trade deadline. Then they played like they didn't need much help. The Dodgers swept a three-game series against San Diego to take a 15 1/2-game lead in the NL West, and the Mets took four of...

Anderson, Dodgers rout Rockies 13-0 to open 12-game lead

Jul. 29, 2022 00:56 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Tyler Anderson and two relievers — including infielder Hanser Alberto — combined on a seven-hitter, and the Los Angeles Dodgers used another quick start to rout the sloppy Colorado Rockies 13-0 on Thursday night. Trea Turner had three hits for Los Angeles,...

Future Dodger? Juan Soto, lowly Nats cool off LA in 4-1 win

Jul. 26, 2022 02:20 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Dodgers fans made their feelings known as Juan Soto stepped into the batter's box, just in case the Washington Nationals star didn't get their message at the All-Star Game. “Future Dodger!” the crowd of 48,647 chanted. They heartily applauded Soto...

Dodgers recover, beat Giants 9-6 on Betts' 3-run HR in 8th

Jul. 22, 2022 02:51 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mookie Betts broke an eighth-inning tie with a three-run homer and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the San Francisco Giants 9-6 on Thursday night after blowing a five-run lead in the seventh. Freddie Freeman homered early and the NL West leaders won their fifth in a...

Dodgers' Kershaw loses perfect game in 8th inning vs Angels

Jul. 16, 2022 00:26 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Clayton Kershaw pitched seven perfect innings for the Los Angeles Dodgers before Luis Rengifo broke up his bid with a leadoff double in the eighth for the Los Angeles Angels. Kershaw needed just 71 pitches to retire the first 21 consecutive batters at Angel...

Gonsolin wins 9th, Freeman drives in 5 as Dodgers down Reds

Jun. 21, 2022 22:56 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Tony Gonsolin said he hasn't done anything extraordinary on the way to becoming the first nine-game winner in the majors this season. “It’s just throwing a lot more strikes,” the 28-year-old righty said of his success in 2022, which includes a 9-0 record and...

Dodgers acquire OF Trayce Thompson, NBA star Klay's brother

Jun. 21, 2022 15:00 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers added outfielder Trayce Thompson to the active roster on Tuesday after acquiring him from the Detroit Tigers for cash. Thompson returns to the Dodgers after spending parts of the 2016 and 2017 seasons with them. He hit .207 with 14 home...

LEADING OFF: Padres optimistic Machado won't need IL stint

Jun. 21, 2022 02:22 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ MACHADO UPDATE Manny Machado was out of the lineup a day after spraining his left ankle, but Padres acting manager Ryan Flaherty is optimistic the All-Star third baseman won’t need to go on the...

Dodgers' Mookie Betts to injured list with cracked right rib

Jun. 19, 2022 00:14 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dodgers star Mookie Betts is headed to the injured list with a cracked right rib. Manager Dave Roberts announced Betts' diagnosis after Saturday's 7-1 victory over Cleveland. The 2018 AL MVP is tied for third in the majors with 53 runs scored and has 17 home...

Gonsolin earns 8th victory, Dodgers edge Angels 2-0

Jun. 15, 2022 03:37 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tony Gonsolin pitched into the seventh inning for the first time this season. He wants to go longer next time. Gonsolin tossed 6 1/3 strong innings, Mookie Betts hit his 17th home run and the Los Angeles Dodgers held off the Los Angeles Angels 2-0 in their...