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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 21:15:19 EDTThe Dodgers will seek an unprecedented fifth consecutive National League West title in 2017, although after their elimination by the Cubs last week, fans will settle for nothing less than the franchise's first World Series since 1988.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 19:33:23 EDTDodgers manager Dave Roberts said on Monday that he expects his coaching staff to return in 2017.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:45:39 EDTDodgers shortstop Corey Seager has been named Sporting News' National League Rookie of the Year. The 22-year-old hit .308/.365/.512, with 26 home runs, 40 doubles and 72 RBIs.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 14:12:53 EDTDodgers manager Dave Roberts has been named Sporting News' National League Manager of the Year.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 18:40:58 EDTUntil things unraveled in the National League Championship Series loss to the Cubs, the Dodgers under first-year manager Dave Roberts displayed the grit to overcome an eight-game deficit and 32 placements on the disabled list -- including ace Clayton Kershaw for 2 1/2 months -- to earn a fourth consecutive division title and 90-plus win season.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 02:26:44 EDTThe Cubs are headed to the World Series for the first time since 1945 after they defeated Clayton Kershaw and the Dodgers, 5-0, in Game 6 of the National League Championship Series on Saturday night at Wrigley Field in Chicago. The Cubs won the best-of-seven series, four games to two, to wrap up the 11th NL pennant in franchise history.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 03:13:03 EDTCorey Seager, Yasiel Puig, Vin Scully, Dave Roberts and Andrew Friedman are vying for top honors in the 2016 Esurance MLB Awards. Vote to help the Dodgers win big.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 01:38:39 EDTA Dodgers team that had risen above adversity and moved forward in 2016 were reduced to supporting actors in the drama of the Cubs reaching the Fall Classic for the first time in 71 years.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 02:14:01 EDTAfter making so much progress this postseason to erase the notion that he can't pitch in October, Clayton Kershaw showed up to Game 6 without a curveball, and the Cubs made him pay.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 02:24:41 EDTThe Dodgers saw their season end with a loss to the Cubs in Game 6 of the NLCS on Saturday. Now they turn their attention to the offseason, and what to do with 11 impending free agents.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 02:47:43 EDTFour straight years they've watched October opponents go dog-pile-silly celebrating on the field. Then they trudge to the clubhouse, empty their lockers and pack their bags for a grim flight home and the start of another offseason of anguish. This time it resulted from Saturday night's 5-0 Game 6 loss to the Cubs and elimination from the NLCS.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 03:13:18 EDTWho do the Dodgers have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for LA's Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 01:35:30 EDTThe Dodgers' troubles in their 5-0 elimination loss to the Cubs in Game 6 of the National League Championship Series on Saturday night started early, with an error by rookie left fielder Andrew Toles in the first inning.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 01:52:26 EDTClayton Kershaw, the best pitcher in the world, again found himself on the mound with the Dodgers' season in the balance, and this time he just didn't have it. Kershaw's elite arsenal and command deserted him in Los Angeles' season-ending 5-0 loss to the Cubs in Game 6 of the National League Championship Series.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 23:18:44 EDTDodgers manager Dave Roberts discusses Game 6 of the National League Championship Series.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 02:47:34 EDTAs Clayton Kershaw faced a wall of cameras in a dark tunnel beneath Wrigley Field, he could hear Cubs fans celebrating away decades of futility. Quietly, reluctantly, respectfully, Kershaw and the Dodgers tipped their caps to the champions of the National League.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 00:03:17 EDTAfter 71 long years, the Cubs are headed back to the World Series.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:10:00 EDTIt doesn't get much better for a Major Leaguer than to still be in uniform in late October, and it doesn't get much worse than to be cut from the roster for the postseason after spending the regular season in the foxhole for each battle. Dodgers reliever J.P. Howell is both as his club resumes the National League Championship Series on Saturday.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 02:32:34 EDTHaving tried to work on mechanical adjustments as much as possible between games, winemaker Joe Blanton joked that he might try looking for the answer to his sudden slump at the bottom of a glass. "Everybody has times when you get into one of these spells," Blanton said after he gave up his second tie-breaking homer of the National League Championship Series on Thursday night, and the Cubs went on to beat the Dodgers, 8-4, to take a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven series.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 02:52:11 EDTDodgers third baseman Justin Turner broke a 60-year-old franchise record in his team's 8-4 loss in Game 5 of the National League Championship Series on Thursday, when he reached safely in a 15th consecutive postseason game.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 03:22:02 EDTThe Dodgers didn't lose Game 5 of the National League Championship Series to the Cubs because of the left-hander who didn't start on short rest -- Clayton Kershaw -- who gets Saturday's must-win start on extra rest. They lost because of the lefty who did start -- Chicago's Jon Lester -- who held them in check on one run over seven innings.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:34:57 EDTOn Thursday, for Game 5 of the National League Championship Series, the Dodgers added a very special, surprising twist to their daily ritual of a celebrity announcing "It's time for Dodger Baseball," one that the fans didn't know was coming.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 02:37:28 EDTWhen Adrian Gonzalez tried to jump-start a Dodgers rally late in Game 5 of the National League Championship Series on Thursday, Javier Baez -- who else? -- was there to quash it. The Cubs' young second baseman came up with yet another postseason defensive gem in the Cubs' 8-4 win at Dodger Stadium.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 02:30:27 EDTThe Cubs are one win away from their first World Series appearance since 1945 after their 8-4 win over the Dodgers in Game 5 of the National League Championship Series on Thursday night at Dodger Stadium. Chicago leads the best-of-seven series, three games to two, with Game 6 scheduled for Saturday at Wrigley Field.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 01:04:58 EDTFollowing back-to-back shutout losses, the Cubs rolled to their second straight win, 8-4, on Thursday night in Game 5 of the National League Championship Series at Dodger Stadium.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 21:08:21 EDTVin Scully returns to Dodger Stadium, surprises fans
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:36:04 EDTDodgers manager Dave Roberts said he did not seek a conversation with MLB officials about the controversial replay decision in Wednesday night's Game 4 of the National League Championship Series.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 03:20:32 EDTWith Clayton Kershaw and Rich Hill out of the way temporarily, the Cubs went back to being the Cubs on Wednesday night. Slumping Addison Russell and Anthony Rizzo homered in a 10-2 blowout win over the Dodgers at Dodger Stadium to deadlock the best-of-seven National League Championship Series at two games apiece.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 03:50:00 EDTDodgers 20-year-old Julio Urias, youngest to ever start a postseason game, pitched three strong innings in Game 4 of the NLCS against the Cubs, and then ran into trouble in the fourth, allowing four runs.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 00:52:40 EDTFor a team that rarely beat itself in 2016, the Dodgers picked Game 4 of the National League Championship Series to come unhinged.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 00:26:03 EDTChavez Ravine typically has a strong Hollywood presence during baseball season, but the list of celebrities tends to double, maybe triple, in October.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 02:28:36 EDTWill Ferrell wore a Vic Davalillo jersey to NLCS
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 01:19:21 EDTJake Arrieta threw a no-hitter when he pitched in Dodger Stadium 14 months ago. But that was then and this is the National League Championship Series and the Dodgers lead it, two games to one, after Yasmani Grandal and Justin Turner took Arrieta deep and Rich Hill silenced the Cubs in a 6-0 win on Tuesday night at Dodger Stadium.