Time passes as everyone waits for Chad Billingsley to leap forward.
Sky never fell with Kemp on DL
Abreu and strong pitching have helped L.A. withstand key injuries.
As Dodgers move on, they seem to be in good hands with Stan Kasten.
Dodgers should enjoy their fast start
The Dodgers are off to a fast start, but now the key is showing staying power.
New attitude helping Andre Ethier
Healthy and on the verge of a big contract, Andre Ethier is in top form.
Josh Lindblom is story on first day
In a long season of storylines, Josh Lindblom draws first blood for Dodgers.
A year later, Don Mattingly seems to be proving the doubters wrong.
Angels arrive; Dodgers need directions
Arte Moreno shocks L.A. and the baseball world on an early December morning.
No MVP, but Matt Kemp breaks out
Though he didn't win the MVP, 2011 was still a springboard year for Matt Kemp.
Have we seen Clayton Kershaw's best?
Clayton Kershaw has already set a high bar for himself -- what's next?
Sale of Dodgers a complicated process
Fans shouldn't expect a deal to sell the Dodgers any time soon.
Dodgers have many offseason issues
The Dodgers have plenty of offseason issues, but a big bat remains No. 1.
The real work for the Dodgers -- their management, that is -- begins now.
Hiroki Kuroda's return still uncertain
The question of Hiroki Kuroda's return to the Dodgers remains a mystery.
Matt Kemp's season has been majestic not matter how it finishes up.
Clayton Kershaw can enjoy moments
Now that his season is over, Clayton Kershaw can enjoy the many moments.
Matt Kemp is relishing playing on the brink of baseball history.
Matt Kemp is making an MVP push, but the issue is more complex that it seems.
Dodgers' pitching should be a priority
If Hiroki Kuroda doesn't return, the Dodgers' rotation will certainly suffer .
Clayton Kershaw silences the debate
Clayton Kershaw silences the debate about who should win the Cy Young.
Dodgers' future looks bright after all
With young talent stepping up, the future of the Dodgers still looks bright.
Loney's future with Dodgers brightens
After struggling for much of the year, James Loney has turned things around.
Dodgers glimpse Tim Federowicz
As the Dodgers look to the future, catcher Tim Federowicz is in their sights.
Clayton Kershaw has started something
Clayton Kershaw's ejection for hitting Gerardo Parra won't soon be forgotten.
Consistency is Chad Billingsley's issue
Dodgers are still waiting to see Chad Billingsley make that climb to the top.
Dodgers losing another good man
The departure of executive Josh Rawitch is another blow to the Dodgers.
Dodgers still attention worthy
As season winds down, Dodgers give reason to pay attention to them.
Clayton Kershaw continues to convince
By beating Lincecum for the third time, Kershaw is a real Cy Young contender.
Uncertainty passes for Jamey Carroll
As the trading deadline passed, the Dodgers retained Jamey Carroll.
Andre Ethier enjoys grand turnaround
Since his lecture on Sunday, Andre Ethier has been rolling at the plate.
Clayton Kershaw is award worthy
Clayton Kershaw is continuing down the path of being award worthy
Andre Ethier brings back attention
Andre Ethier has brought on the attention again, but what's his ultimate plan?
Dodgers may be better than advertised
A recent offensive surge makes the Dodgers' struggles hard to swallow.
'Love of people' brings Vin Scully back
'Love of people' brings Vin Scully back to call Dodgers games next year.
For Dodgers, there's always next season
What's left to play for? For the Dodgers, it's all about evaluation.
Sellers a good buy for Dodgers fans
Justin Sellers hit his first home run in only his third game in the bigs.
Matt Kemp's shot at 40/40 a long one
Matt Kemp's season for the ages likely won't reach exclusive 40/40 club.
Dodgers' farm system worth watching
Logan White says Dodgers' farm system is worth paying attention to.
Sometimes the really bad teams -- in this case the Dodgers -- are the most fun.
Ted Lilly impresses but still loses
This is the Ted Lilly the Dodgers hoped to have had all season.
Dodgers simply outclassed by Phillies
They put up a good fight, but the Dodgers are ultimately outclassed by the Phillies.
Dodgers can't afford get-away hiccups
In a season as frustrating as this, a 4-2 trip means little for Dodgers.
Chad Billingsley does it his way
The Dodgers starter, sometimes tough to figure, reaches 10 wins again.
Clayton Kershaw: The stuff of legend?
Where does Clayton Kershaw stand among Dodgers pitching greats?
James Loney's future in L.A. at risk
Once the cornerstone of the Dodgers' future, James Loney's future is in doubt.
Kershaw brimming with confidence
Clayton Kershaw can now throw any pitch at any time with proficiency.
L.A. will be challenged to play hard without a workhorse like Rafael Furcal.
Rafael Furcal will remain memorable
As Rafael Furcal readies to leave L.A., it's difficult to downplay his impact.
Hiroki Kuroda's future still murky
Hiroki Kuroda's time with the Dodgers has been filled with ups and downs.
Clayton Kershaw makes like Fernando
Clayton Kershaw does his best Fernando Valenzuala impression in victory.
Dodgers take break from reality
Chad Billingsley's performance vs. the Nats was something to celebrate.
Hiroki Kuroda downplays distractions
If Hiroki Kuroda is being consumed by trade thoughts, he's not admitting it
Different July for Ned Colletti
The trade deadline will have a different feel for Ned Colletti this time around.
Clayton Kershaw is now among the elite
No longer an up-and-comer, Clayton Kershaw is now among MLB's best.
De La Rosa slowly making his mark
The Dodgers are taking the long view on young right-hander Rubby De La Rosa.
When Giants fans cease to care, it's possible L.A. has hit rock bottom.
The Dodgers' woeful offense has returned at the worst possible time.
Hiroki Kuroda has big decisions ahead
With trade deadline looming, Hiroki Kuroda has some big decisions to make.
Matt Kemp continued his tear and is showing staying power in MVP race.
Don't turn away from the Dodgers
While the playoffs are unlikely, there are reasons to watch the Dodgers.
Kemp's Derby doesn't do him justice
Matt Kemp's last-place finish at the Home Run Derby doesn't do him justice.
Dodgers make it work on this day
In victory, Dodgers salvage some light on a day of mostly more doom and gloom.
Chad Billingsley blossoms in own way
Chad Billingsley may not like the spotlight, but he's still blossoming.
Dodgers players take accountability
Dodgers hope a players-only meeting is a springboard to more winning.
The Dodgers don't have enough talent to overcome Andre Ethier's absence.
De La Rosa shows flashes of brilliance
Rubby De La Rosa showed flashes of brilliance the Dodgers should retain.
Can the Dodgers be the Dodgers again?
When will the Dodgers be the Dodgers again?
Rafael Furcal plays baseball one way
The often-injured shortstop Rafael Furcal doesn't know how to slow down.
Dee Gordon ready for next move
Dee Gordon figures to be sent down, but his maturity helps him handle anything.
Hiroki Kuroda is right on target
Hiroki Kuroda showcases his stuff and is finally rewarded with a victory.
Rubby De La Rosa gets zilch for effort
In a season of frustration, Dodgers' De La Rosa gets zilch for his effort
Runners know something Lilly doesn't
Falling victim to stolen bases has plagued Dodgers pitcher Ted Lilly lately.
Unlike the Dodgers' ownership, L.A.'s offense cashed in on Monday.
Dodgers play a game to remember
If you toss out the records, the Dodgers' win over the Angels was a classic.
They won't admit it, but the Dodgers are slowly losing their grip on the season.
Clutch hitting not Dodgers' strength
Hitting in the clutch still isn't something the Dodgers have learned to do.
Matt Kemp is an All-Star lock, but for other Dodgers it could get dicey.
Hong-Chih Kuo returns successfully
Hong-Chih Kuo returns successfully from the yips, and the Dodgers like it.
It's time for Frank McCourt to step down
Each day McCourt stays as Dodgers owner only postpones the inevitable.
Dodgers should hand keys to the kids
With a season on the brink, it's time for the Dodgers to think about youth.
Don Mattingly reaching breaking point
Even mild-mannered Don Mattingly seems to be reaching his breaking point.
Lack of patience derails Dodgers
Dodgers aren't helping themselves with a lack of patience at the plate.
Dodgers mull their trade possibilities
With so many issues, will the Dodgers be a buyer or seller at trade deadline?
Dee Gordon worthy of a second look
Dee Gordon is quickly showing that he's always worthy of a second look.
Dee Gordon anything but routine
He's sometimes erratic and out of control, but Dee Gordon is always electrifying.
After a break-even road trip, L.A. is better now than when it left .
Dodgers need these backups to start
Blake and Uribe may be the veterans, but Miles and Carroll should be playing.
Chad Billingsley struggles at Coors
Chad Billingsley still can't seem to find a way to win at Coors Field.
Don Mattingly learning on the job
Don Mattingly finds that learning on the job is the only way to get better.
Dodgers' offense needs to prove itself
The Dodgers need to beat a quality pitcher to justify their recent uptick.
Young Dodgers fitting in nicely
Dee Gordon and Rubby De La Rosa are starting their careers on the right track.
Classy Carroll asked to step aside, again
As Jamey Carroll knows, sometimes taking one for the team means sitting.
Dodgers' offense prepares for test
The Dodgers will have something to be proud of if they can hit against Philadelphia.
Matt Kemp has been searching, but he seems to have finally found himself.
Injuries continue to mount for Dodgers
Again the Dodgers lost Rafael Furcal to injury, leaving them punchless.
Tom Schieffer is cryptic and transparent
MLB-appointed monitor Tom Schieffer proves he can be cryptic, transparent
Ted Lilly finds path to success
Ted Lilly uses guile, competitiveness to fuel success on the mound.
Andre Ethier looking for balance
Andre Ethier lost his way while on his hit streak, but he's almost back on track.
Are the Dodgers turning a corner?
After a dominant win over the Marlins, there may be signs of life in Dodgertown.
Once again, Dodgers' offense falls flat
Don Mattingly plays "what-if" game, but maybe the Dodgers just aren't good.
James Loney continues quiet climb
James Loney is slowly battling his way back to being a productive hitter.
Dodgers' forgettable offense persists
One thing that hasn't been memorable for the Dodgers is their offense.
Rubby De La Rosa is rock solid
Rubby De La Rosa sure doesn't pitch or behave the way a rookie should.
How bad can it get for the Dodgers?
The Dodgers' ninth-inning loss to the Astros proved things can get worse.
Dodgers looking for reason to believe
With so much negativity around the team, the Dodgers' outlook looks bleak.
Dodgers really need Rafael Furcal
Rafael Furcal's return is something the Dodgers could really use right now.
Russell Mitchell delivers for Dodgers
Russell Mitchell's homer is just what the Dodgers needed, but his time could be up
Lance Cormier not properly equipped
The Dodgers need to do a better job of getting reliever Lance Cormier into mix.
Matt Kemp has a different approach in 2011 and it's creating more success.
Dodgers' lineup in need of repair
The Dodgers' lineup, with hitters slumping at the same time, badly needs help.
By choosing to give up an out for a base, L.A. lost a close game to Arizona.
Clayton Kershaw delivers another gem
Clayton Kershaw logs his third straight win with decision over the D-Backs.
Steve Blass relates to Hong-Chih Kuo
If anyone knows what Hong-Chih Kuo is feeling, it's probably Steve Blass.
All the Dodgers can do is press on without All-Star Hong-Chih Kuo.
Carroll, Miles hold down Dodgers' fort
Jamey Carroll and Aaron Miles are holding down the Dodgers' fort.
Dodgers seething after blown call
An umpire's blown call in Pittsburgh leaves the Dodgers seething after loss.
Vicente Padilla steps in as closer
Don Mattingly warms to the idea of keeping Vicente Padilla as his closer.
Andre Ethier more upset by loss
Andre Ethier's streak is history, but team's struggles bother him more.
Contrasting images during hit streak
As Andre Ethier keeps hitting, the Dodgers seem headed the other way.
Dodgers not driven by distractions
Off-field distractions could take pressure off Dodgers.
Injury issues mounting for Dodgers
Continuing injury issues are reaching a serious level for the Dodgers.
Jonathan Broxton may lose closer role
A day after Jonathan Broxton appeared to regain his form, he may have lost his job.
Hong-Chih Kuo not ready for prime time
Hong-Chih Kuo struggled mightily in his return from the disabled list on Sunday.
Andre Ethier keeps streak on the level
When it comes to his hit streak, Andre Ethier keeps the drama at bay.
Frank McCourt refuses to show any fear when it comes to the Dodgers' situation.
Andre Ethier riding the momentum
Andre Ethier is perfectly content riding the momentum of his hitting streak.
Clayton Kershaw gets little support
Clayton Kershaw can't do enough to win as offense gives him little support.
Broxton victim of another adventure
Jonathan Broxton blows his first save of the season, but he's been shaky all year.
Schieffer experienced in leading teams
The report on Tom Schieffer is he strikes a balance between hands-on and allowing folks to thrive.
The Dodgers have been on a roll ever since Don Mattingly lost his razor.
Encouraging signs in Dodgers' bullpen
Despite losing to the Cubs, you can still feel good about the Dodgers' bullpen.
Dodgers resolved to avoid distractions
The Dodgers' players seem to be focusing entirely on the business of winning.
Dodgers offense needs some help
The top of the order is fine, but the rest of the Dodgers can't seem to score.
Jerry Sands' debut gives Dodgers a lift
For one night at least, Jerry Sands makes Dodgers forget their troubles.
Matt Kemp helps Dodgers feel good
Matt Kemp makes Dodgers feel good, but there's still plenty of issues.
Clayton Kershaw needs consistency
Still trying to be the Dodgers' ace, Kershaw's lack of consistency hurts.
Dodgers fall short in many ways
Even on Jackie Robinson Day, Dodgers fall short in a number of ways.
Subdued fans watch lethargic Dodgers
A thin Dodger Stadium crowd saw increased police and a lethargic team.
Production issue apparent for Dodgers
Dodgers are showing in the early going they aren't a comeback team.
Chad Billingsley struggles with lead
Say what you will, but Chad Billingsley can't seem to pitch with a lead.
With Rafael Furcal injured, perhaps Matt Kemp could lead off for the Dodgers.
Hiroki Kuroda delivers for Dodgers
Yes it's early, but the Dodgers need exactly what Hiroki Kuroda gave them.
Ted Lilly's competitiveness comes out
Ted Lilly may not be imposing, but his competitiveness is hard to match.
Tony Gwynn Jr. fitting in with Dodgers
Dodger outfielder Tony Gwynn Jr. is happily finding his role with his new team.
Dodgers' offense raises concerns
Jeff Pentland admits some concern over Dodgers' offense but isn't about to panic.
Dodgers' road trip has sights to see
After beating the Giants, the Dodgers leave town for an early-season test.
Kenley Jansen pitches poorly in loss
Sure, Kenley Jansen didn't look good, but no one is about to panic just yet
The Dodgers are off and running, and Davey Lopes should get the credit.
Clayton Kershaw's rise may just stick
Clayton Kershaw's rise to the elite might just stick this time around.
Dodgers seem to be in this together
Don Mattingly sets Dodgers' focus on playing with purpose.
Davey Lopes has Dodgers on the run
Davey Lopes, hired to fix the Dodgers' run game, is a blast from the 'paths.
Dee Gordon has the Dodgers talking
Speedy Dodgers prospect Dee Gordon is the one they're all talking about.
Tony Gwynn Jr. tries to be everyday guy
Tony Gwynn Jr. tries to seize everyday opportunity with the Dodgers.
Dodgers could use a quiet spring
After many distractions, a quiet spring could be just what the Dodgers need.
Dodgers figure to be better in 2011, but will it be good enough?
L.A. stockpiles options to give vets rest
Dodgers stockpile options to give Furcal and Blake rest when needed.
Dodgers need young core to rebound
Dodgers need what's left of their young core to rebound in 2011.
Can Jonathan Broxton close it out?
Dodgers closing job is Jonathan Broxton's -- for now. But what's Plan B?
Dodgers' outfield a question mark
If Gwynn Jr. picks up his offense, the Dodgers' outfield could shuffle.
Davey Lopes' return a boost for Dodgers
Davey Lopes' return gives Dodgers an emotional, experienced boost.
Don Mattingly gets experience in AFL
Dodgers manager Don Mattingly learns on the job in Arizona Fall League.
Ivan De Jesus Jr.'s offense ready
The Dodgers' Ivan De Jesus Jr. has had a stellar showing in the Arizona Fall League.
Pitcher, left fielder top Dodgers' wish list
The Dodgers should have room to move during free agency, but how much?
11 questions for the '11 Dodgers
11 for '11: Big questions facing the Dodgers for next season.
L.A.'s offseason should be interesting
The Dodgers have to answer many questions heading into 2011.
Brad Ausmus at ease as manager
Brad Ausmus looked comfortable managing the Dodgers for the night.
Dodgers want more of this Matt Kemp
Don Mattingly will soon talk to Matt Kemp about what he wants from him next year.
Kenley Jansen continues to grow
Kenley Jansen's development took another giant step in Denver.
Lilly redeems himself with Coors win
With a chance to redeem himself, Ted Lilly takes full advantage of it.
Bullpen collapse an unexpected issue
The collapse of the bullpen remains an area that surprises Dodgers.
Kershaw reaches 200-inning milestone
The Dodgers have taken the reins off their ace-in-waiting Kershaw.
One of the biggest questions facing the Dodgers is bringing back Kuroda.
Another meek finish for Dodgers
Quit might be too strong a word, but the Dodgers certainly seem listless.
Dodgers' debacle hard to figure
With the Dodgers' official exit secure, it's time to reflect on why it happened.
Dodgers are finally looking alive
Despite the standings, the Dodgers are finally starting to look alive.
A.J. Ellis drives the point home
A.J. Ellis' game-winning hit for the Dodgers is a product of hard work.
Dodgers want the other John Ely
The Dodgers wonder where the other John Ely went.
Dodgers manager Joe Torre's calm demeanor didn't work for L.A. in 2010.
Dodgers retreat as Giants progress
Ted Lilly's recent dropoff is emblematic of the Dodgers' crumbling season.
Landmark victory for Clayton Kershaw
Clayton Kershaw's first complete game shows just how far he has come along.
Ramon Troncoso's issues surface
Ramon Troncoso finally had his pitching issues this season bubble to the surface.
Kenley Jansen looking like a closer
Kenley Jansen could fit in well at the back end of the Dodgers bullpen.
Jay Gibbons holds stellar audition
Out of the majors since 2007, Jay Gibbons belongs back in the league.
Different city, same story for Ted Lilly
Dodgers pitcher Ted Lilly once again finds himself struggling to log more wins.
The Dodgers are at a crossroads: How will they finish this disappointing season?
Clayton Kershaw enters new territory
Despite tough-luck losses, Clayton Kershaw just keeps getting stronger.
Dodgers again fail to answer call
With opportunity knocking again, the Dodgers won't answer the door.
Run support scarce for Hiroki Kuroda
With the lack of run support, who would blame Hiroki Kuroda for leaving?
Jonathan Broxton blows another save
Former Dodgers closer Broxton reminds fans why he lost the closer job.
Billingsley emerging as Dodgers' ace
Chad Billingsley is emerging as the ace the Dodgers hoped he would be.
Dodgers can now relax and play ball
With Manny gone, so are his big bat and the attention that comes with it.
Matt Kemp's baserunning needs work
Matt Kemp is many things, but a talented baserunner isn't one of them.
Carlos Monasterios makes early exit
Carlos Monasterios was yanked early in a fill-in role for Vicente Padilla.
No-hitter eludes Hiroki Kuroda
Hiroki Kuroda doesn't lament lost no-hitter in wake of Dodgers' victory.
Manny Ramirez no longer fit in NL
Simply put, Manny Ramirez's departure happened because he no longer fit in NL.
Manny Ramirez's L.A. era ends quietly
Manny Ramirez simply was never the same player after his 2009 suspension.
Dodgers hit skids against Rockies
The Dodgers' loss to the Rockies stuns a team close to finding its stride.
Joe Torre's faith in Casey Blake paid off with a grand slam against the Rockies
After sweeping the Brewers, the Dodgers have re-entered the wild-card race.
Manny Ramirez changes things up
Amid reports of waivers, Manny Ramirez still finds a way to have an impact.
Rod Barajas gets noticed in Dodger blue
Rod Barajas remarkably goes 3-for-5 with a three-run home run on Tuesday.
Casey Blake says to just relax
In a season when veteran leadership has lacked, Casey Blake tries to step up.
Manny Ramirez's presence helps
Manny Ramirez didn't do anything at the plate, but his return still sparks Dodgers.
Dodgers need Manny Ramirez now
There's no good reason for the Dodgers to wait on activating Manny Ramirez.
Dodgers didn't settle for Ted Lilly
Ted Lilly's shutout proves the Dodgers didn't settle in acquiring him.
Octavio Dotel's implosion costs Dodgers
Octavio Dotel's implosion against the Rockies costs Dodgers in 10th.
Whatever has infested the Dodgers' locker room needs to be eliminated fast.
Hong-Chih Kuo closes but will it last?
Hong-Chih Kuo closes one for the Dodgers, but will that role last?
Little support for Hiroki Kuroda
Hiroki Kuroda watches another gem wasted as Dodgers show little support.
Broxton's position in question after loss
Jonathan Broxton's job isn't as secure as it once was after his fifth blown save.
Dodgers' offense grinds to a halt
The Dodgers hope their latest offense setback is merely temporary.
The Dodgers' offensive acquisitions have helped their recent surge in scoring.
With a scrappy offense and five solid starters, the Dodgers still have a chance.
Hiroki Kuroda delivers for Dodgers
Hiroki Kuroda didn't get the win, but his effort is just what the Dodgers needed.
Dodgers' interest in Adam Dunn unclear
Adam Dunn would be a welcome addition to the Dodgers, but is it worth it?
Missed opportunities plague Dodgers
The Dodgers missed a golden opportunity against the division-leading Padres.
Vicente Padilla makes case to stay
Vicente Padilla has been magnificent for the Dodgers since returning from the DL.
Ted Lilly tosses gem in Dodgers debut
Ted Lilly settles down to toss a gem, though he didn't get to finish it off.
The Giants sweep the Dodgers thanks to a lifeless LA offense.
Broxton's problems painfully persist
Jonathan Broxton blows another game and no one can explain why.
Dodgers feel good, though not great
Dodgers feel good about their deadline moves but not great.
Dodgers show life but still fall short
The Dodgers show some life with a rally, but can they build on it now?
Offense lets down Dodgers again
Dodgers better hope they can figure out their offensive woes quickly.
Mattingly addresses slumping offense
Don Mattingly says the Dodgers need to get back to basics to shake slump.
Andre Ethier, despite feeling ill, pinch-hit for much-needed runs in a crucial game.
Dodgers need every reliever in victory
Dodgers need every bit of their bullpen to beat the Mets on this day.
Dodgers still in need of relief
When it comes to quality relief, the Dodgers keep falling far short.
Kuroda's effort comes at a good time
Hiroki Kuroda's effort couldn't have come at a better time for the Dodgers.
Crazy finish for struggling Dodgers
The last thing the Dodgers needed was to blow a 5-1 lead to the Giants.
The Dodgers still struggle to get men in scoring position across the plate.
Jonathan Broxton blows his first save opportunity since the All-Star Game.
Doldrums continue in St. Louis
No matter what they seem to try, Dodgers can't solve St. Louis issue.
Billingsley rocked but undaunted
Chad Billingsley was roughed up, but he doesn't think he pitched badly.
Kershaw can't explain his struggles
Clayton Kershaw can't explain struggles, but he knows it wasn't too much rest.
This time, with the bright lights shining, Jonathan Broxton comes through.
Dodgers All-Star Andre Ethier thrives when the chips appear to be down.
The Dodgers are one trade away from winning their division in a tight race.
Vicente Padilla had no idea he was pitching a no-hitter until he gave up a hit.
Nothing's certain for Dodgers' Ely
Nothing's certain for young Dodgers pitcher John Ely.
Kershaw maintains uncanny stability
Clayton Kershaw continues to improve at an unusually steady pace.
Johnson's pitching baffles Dodgers
The Marlins' Josh Johnson showed the Dodgers what an ace looks like.
With his nerve problem corrected, Vicente Padilla is having a career year.
Kemp steps out of the doghouse
Matt Kemp's actions on Tuesday could put him back in the Dodgers' good graces.
Billingsley's return well-timed
Chad Billingsley had a triumpant and well-timed return from the DL.
Dodgers suffer lesson in humility
Sunday's loss against the Yanks underscores work L.A. has yet to do.
Dodgers feeling good about offense
Doing well against the Yankees helps the Dodgers feel good on offense.
Padilla steps up, but Dodgers lose
Vicente Padilla steps up against Yankees, but Dodgers need this always.
Dodgers really needed this victory
With the Yankees in town, the Dodgers get a victory they sorely needed.
Dodgers succumb to the inevitable
The Dodgers flirted with beating the Angels, but then the inevitable took over.
Kuroda consistent despite loss
Despite the 6-5 record, Hiroki Kuroda is the Dodgers' most consistent pitcher.
Dodgers still look lost in AL games
In a loss at Boston, the Dodgers once again show their interleague ineptitude.
Fair or not, weekend is about Manny
For better or worse, the weekend series in Boston is all about Manny.
The magic wears off a bit for the Dodgers' John Ely.
Joe Torre won't label him yet, but Clayton Kershaw is pitching like an ace.
Furcal has finally gotten rid of the rust
The Dodgers' Rafael Furcal shows he's finally feeling like his old self.
Interleague ineptitude haunts Dodgers
The Dodgers can't seem to get past their hangups against the American League.
Monasterios comes up short vs. Angels
Ely's fairy-tale season takes detour
John Ely's fairy-tale season takes a sudden detour for the Dodgers.
Billingsley rocked, but he won't panic
Chad Billingsley gives up seven runs to Angels, but he's not in panic mode.
Amid turmoil, Dodgers playing well
Amid all the turmoil, it turns out the Dodgers are a pretty good team.
Kuroda draws a blank at perfect time
Kuroda draws a blank at perfect time for Dodgers.
Torre's confidence in DeWitt pays off
Assured his spot is secure, Blake DeWitt breaks into hitting streak
Now playing the role of hero: A.J. Ellis
Extra-innings walk-off: A.J. Ellis comes through for the Dodgers.
Dodgers' bullpen has rare off night
Dodgers hoping this rare off night for the bullpen is an aberration.
James Loney makes Bobby Cox pay as he begins to find his stroke again.
Dodgers hid offensive issues well
The Dodgers were doing a good job hiding their offensive issues until Thursday.
Recalling Junior's time in Cincinnati
Covering Ken Griffey Jr. in Cincinnnati brings back some pleasant memories.
Anderson turns the boos into cheers
Veteran outfielder Garret Anderson finally was able to turn the boos into cheers.
Ely's effort lifts pitching staff
John Ely's continued rise seems to be raising the entire Dodgers staff.
Blake's instincts drive balk-off
Casey Blake recognized a rare game-winning opportunity.
Manny who? Dodgers' bench shines
Manny who? Dodgers reserves come up big on defense.
Kuroda has tough time in Colorado
Hiroki Kuroda, like most pitchers, had another rough outing at Colorado.
Manny's quiet, but bat does the talking
It's not quite Manny being Manny, but quiet Ramirez's bat is humming again.
Xavier Paul finds out the hard way the Friendly Confines aren't necessarily so.
Reliever plan works well for Dodgers
Unconventional plan still provides the relief the Dodgers need in a victory.
Furcal's first game back one to forget
Furcal's first game off the DL one to forget -- for him and Dodgers.
L.A. rides momentum into long stretch
Thanks to pitching resurgence, Dodgers ride momentum into 16-game stretch.
Carroll fills Furcal's shoes admirably
Jamey Carroll keeps Dodgers afloat in Rafael Furcal's absence.
Hong-Chih Kuo was one of the Dodgers' biggest heroes on Saturday.
Billingsley showing plenty of maturity
Pitcher Chad Billingsley is taking giant steps in his maturation process.
Cabrera eases Broxton-Stairs clash
Padres' Everth Cabrera eases the Jonathan Broxton-Matt Stairs showdown.
Pitching solid, but it's still an issue
Pitching was key during the Dodgers' win streak, but it remains an issue.
Blake's beard, bat return to Dodgers
Casey Blake brought his beard and bat back to the Dodgers' lineup.
Turns out the Dodgers did improve their pitching in the offseason.
Dodgers' Achilles' heel strengthens
The Dodgers' pitching, once in dire straits, has flipped to become a huge asset.
'Effectively wild' Kershaw dominates
Even when he's not at his best, Clayton Kershaw is still better than most.
Dodgers' Kemp is learning quickly
Matt Kemp finally seems to be snapping out of his slump at just the right time.
The expectations for Clayton Kershaw remain high and that won't change soon.
Kuroda ultimately feels comfortable
Hiroki Kuroda shook off the memories to pitch well in his return to Arizona.
Young Ely teaches vets a lesson
Rookie Dodgers pitcher John Ely kept to a simple formula for his first career win.
Dodgers showing signs of life after 7-3 win over Arizona Diamondbacks.
Dodgers reach high point vs. Rockies
The Dodgers and Rockies have plenty of time to make a race of it in the West.
Dodgers-Rockies can still be a race
The Dodgers and Rockies have plenty of time to make a race of it in the West.
Andre Ethier is uncanny in the clutch, and it's amazing he gets so many chances.
Chad Billingsley follows recent trend for Dodgers of pitching inconsistently.
Kershaw's awful outing raises issues
No one can seem to explain it when Clayton Kershaw has an awful outing.
Dodgers find themselves at home
The Dodgers' Andre Ethier and James Loney find themselves at home.
Dodgers' lack of pitching depth evident
Carlos Monasterios pitched decently, but what does it say about Dodgers' depth?
Kershaw's slow start problematic
First inning troubles prove to be Clayton Kershaw's undoing yet again.
Colletti, Kemp discuss comments
Ned Colletti says everything is fine with Matt Kemp after they spoke.
Colletti wants Dodgers to pick it up
Ned Colletti doesn't mince words when assessing the effort of the Dodgers.
Rested Blake fruitful for Dodgers
With a little rest, Casey Blake shows what an effect he can have on Dodgers.
Offense struggles without Manny
Now that Manny Ramirez is out, Dodgers are finding it difficult to score.
Dodgers lose Ramirez to calf injury
The Dodgers will have to do without hot-hitting Manny Ramirez for a little while.
Torre tells Billingsley to trust himself
Joe Torre told Chad Billingsly he needs to trust himself after a bad outing.
Billingsley has another rough outing
Chad Billingsley still having a hard time finding himself for the Dodgers.
Trip is early litmus test for Dodgers
Dodgers 10-day trip is an early litmus test.
More than Manny went in to Ramirez's late-game home-run heroics.
Dodgers still have big-picture issues
In the big picture, Dodgers are still dealing with some issues of concern.
This is Padilla the Dodgers need
If the Dodgers can get this Vicente Padilla, everything will be fine.
Dodgers outfielder Andre Ethier continues to step up late in games.
Don Newcombe is still emotional when discussing the Jackie Robinson era.
Kemp's defensive miscues are costly
Matt Kemp is hitting well, but the Gold Glove outfielder is lacking on defense.
Dodgers' offense in midseason form
Dodgers' pitching may be lacking so far, but the hitters are in midseason form.
High pitch counts sink starters
Dodgers need more from their starting rotation.
The Dodgers' fourth loss in six games highlights many problems.
The season is still young, but bullpen issues already a concern for Dodgers.
Kuroda shows his enormous potential
If Hiroki Kuroda can remain healthy, the Dodgers will only benefit.
Billingsley puts aside concerns in win
In first start, Chad Billingsley showed no signs of being a scared, uptight pitcher.
Dodgers must take the good with the bad when it comes to Blake DeWitt.
The Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw handles the pressure of potential.
Dodgers Mailbag: Ivan DeJesus Jr. no longer considered shortstop of the future.
Dodgers Hall of Fame broadcaster Jaime Jarrin has seen it all with the Dodgers.
Opening up the Dodgers mailbag
Readers want to know about the quality of the Dodgers' young prospects.
Magical Dodger day for Chris Ramirez
Chris Ramirez, diagnosed with cancer, got his wish to meet Manny Ramirez.
Ayala recounts family's night of terror
Dodgers pitcher Luis Ayala and his family are moving on after a horrifying ordeal.
Ronnie Belliard has to drop some weight before he makes the Dodgers' roster.
Ramirez sounded as though he believed his best playing days were behind him.
The Dodgers know how to add mainstay talent through non-roster camp invites.
Decreased payroll and divorce questions leave Dodgers managing perception.
Dodgers are bringing experienced talent to spring training for backup.
Loretta retires a hometown hero
The last of Loretta's 1,718 career hits electrified Dodger Stadium in a wild Game 2 of L.A.'s division series.
Dodgers may have a bargain with Padilla
Vicente Padilla stacks up favorably to Randy Wolf in the Dodgers' rotation.
Stars shine in Dodgers' outfield
Dodgers' fate seems to hinge on the production of Ramirez, Ethier and Kemp.
Dodgers' talent high at lower levels
The Dodgers have used a strong farm system to build their current team, but now their best talent is at the lower levels.
Kim Ng, the Dodgers' assistant GM, has an impeccable record and unimpeachable reputation. But that alone may not be enough for a promotion.
2B, that's the question for Dodgers
Who's on second is the biggest question the Dodgers must answer in the infield.
The veteran right-hander with a respectable ERA earned contract by showing he can still pitch at a high level.
McCourt not showing vulnerable side
Frank McCourt has a lot on his plate, but he's not showing a vulnerable side.
Mannion: Divorce no issue for Dodgers
Dodgers president Dennis Mannion insists the McCourt divorce isn't affecting player moves.
Dodgers aren't committing to DeWitt
Ronnie Belliard signing shows the Dodgers can't commit to Blake DeWitt.
Dodgers still a natural fit for Torre
L.A. helped Joe Torre rediscover what he had once craved about his job.
Source: Dodgers contact Pineiro's agent
The Dodgers have joined the pursuit of free-agent pitcher Joel Pineiro.
Leaders of the back of the pack
A rundown of the candidates who could fill the Dodgers' need for a fourth starter.
Tony Jackson ranks his top 10 Dodgers of the decade.
Divorce could hurt Dodgers' pocketbook
Dodgers say divorce won't affect payroll. A slow offseason may indicate otherwise.