Los Angeles Teams

Alex Scarborough ESPN Staff Writer 

Nick Saban says Alabama is eager to face USC: "I'm sure the guys have had their fill of practicing against each other."

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Why did the Dodgers hold onto Puig? (1:23)
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Cardullo comes off the bench to hit first MLB home run (0:26)

Lineup: Angels (58-74) vs. Reds (55-76)

  • 1. Andrelton Simmons, SS (R)
  • 2. Kole Calhoun, DH (L)
  • 3. C.J. Cron, 1B (R)
  • 4. Jefry Marte, 3B (R)
  • 5. Jett Bandy, C (R)
  • 6. Gregorio Petit, LF (R)
  • 7. Rafael Ortega, CF (L)
  • 8. Kaleb Cowart, 2B (S)
  • 9. Nick Buss, RF (L)
  • SP: Ricky Nolasco, RHP
  • Daily lineups

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

Dodgers starter Rich Hill is not injured, but the area of his finger blister was tender after warming up Tuesday. Dodgers playing it cautious.

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

Luis Avilan will be the Dodgers' 26th player for the second game of the doubleheader at Colorado.

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

Rich Hill will not pitch in Game 2 for the Dodgers. Bud Norris likely to start.

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

The Dodgers have not had an RBI hit since Saturday.

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Trojans vs. Tide is a 'strength on strength' matchup (1:27)

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

Rockies 7, Dodgers 0, Final, Game 1. The Dodgers have just one run in two games at Colorado in this series.

Jae C. Hong/AP Photo

Urías tendrá una nueva oportunidad con Dodgers

El joven sinaloense ha ganado los últimos cuatro juegos en los que ha aparecido. Leer

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Breaking down the Aggies' matchup vs. the Bruins (2:22)

Jerry Crasnick ESPN Senior Writer 

Mike Trout and Albert Pujols (who's been bothered by some mild plantar fasciitis) are both getting a rest today for the Angels against Cincinnati. "We're trying to add depth to our team," said manager Mike Scioscia. "I guess we found one way to add bench depth."

Stats & Info

Will Puig see the majors again this year?

Yasiel Puig isn't expected to be among the Dodgers' initial call-ups once September starts, but that doesn't mean he's ineligible to be added later. The 25-year-old has shown promise at the plate since being demoted to Triple-A.

Alex Scarborough ESPN Staff Writer 

Alabama co-starting QBs Cooper Bateman (18) and Blake Barnett (8). Nick Saban still hasn't hinted who will take the first snap Saturday against USC.

Richard Mackson, USA TODAY Sports

Dodgers with good odds to win NL West?

In the aftermath of the trade deadline, the Dodgers and Giants were projected to finish in a virtual tie for first place in the NL West. Is that still the case, or does Los Angeles have the edge given San Francisco's recent struggles? Updated ZiPS playoff odds (Insider)