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Adrian to help Dodgers launch weeklong caravan

Adrian to help Dodgers launch weeklong caravan

MLB.com Updated Jan 24 (2 days ago)
First baseman Adrian Gonzalez will appear at Garfield High School in East Los Angeles on Monday as the 12th annual Dodgers Community Service Caravan kicks off.
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  • Dodgers lefty Anderson on track for Spring Training

    Dodgers lefty Anderson on track for Spring Training

    MLB.com Jan 21 (5 days ago)
    For all the advanced analytics known to the baseball world, pitcher Brett Anderson's projections can pretty well be summed up in two words: If healthy.
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  • Winning culture led Scherzer to Nationals

    Winning culture led Scherzer to Nationals

    MLB.com Jan 21 (5 days ago)
    The Nationals held a news conference at Nationals Park on Wednesday during which they introduced Max Scherzer, who agreed to terms on a seven-year, $210 million deal with the club on Monday, a contract that is the second largest for a pitcher in the Maj…
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  • Kapler has vision for Dodgers' system

    Kapler has vision for Dodgers' system

    MLB.com Jan 20 (6 days ago)
    Gabe Kapler is the new director of player development for the Dodgers, but he might as well be the director of thought flexibility. He has set out to create a new culture in an historic franchise. His most fundamental tactic is to develop trust through …
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  • Remade infields rank among baseball's best

    Remade infields rank among baseball's best

    MLB.com Jan 20 (6 days ago)
    The ongoing media focus on the Dodgers' crowded outfield has obscured the exceptional quality of their infield. If you buy the analytics, the defending National League West champions will enter the season with the best all-around infield in the game fol…
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  • SP Bedard, Dodgers reach minor league deal

    SP Bedard, Dodgers reach minor league deal

    ESPN.com MLB.com Jan 19
    Pitcher Erik Bedard has agreed to a minor league contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers and been invited to big league training camp.
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  • Dodgers avoid arbitration, strike deals with trio

    Dodgers avoid arbitration, strike deals with trio

    MLB.com Jan 16
    The Dodgers reached agreements with pitchers Kenley Jansen and Juan Nicasio and infielder Justin Turner on one-year contracts Friday, avoiding arbitration hearings for 2015.
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  • GM: Dodgers to 'be players' for Cuban star Moncada

    GM: Dodgers to 'be players' for Cuban star Moncada

    MLB.com Jan 14
    Dodgers general manager Farhan Zaidi on Wednesday confirmed the club is very interested in Cuban free agent Yoan Moncada.
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  • Dodgers, Ellis agree to $4.25M, 1-year deal

    Dodgers, Ellis agree to $4.25M, 1-year deal

    ESPN.com Jan 13
    Catcher A.J. Ellis and the Los Angeles Dodgers have agreed to a $4.25 million, one-year contract, a $700,000 raise.
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  • More cerebral LA development camp features top prospects

    More cerebral LA development camp features top prospects

    MLB.com Jan 12
    The Dodgers opened their annual Winter Development Camp on Monday with a list of 27 invitees that included top pitching prospect Julio Urias but not top infield prospect Corey Seager.
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  • Many top prospects attend Dodgers' development camp

    Many top prospects attend Dodgers' development camp

    MLB.com Jan 12
    The Dodgers opened their annual Winter Development Camp on Monday with a list of 27 invitees that included top pitching prospect Julio Urias but not top infield prospect Corey Seager.
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  • Top prospects among Dodgers' spring invitees

    Top prospects among Dodgers' spring invitees

    MLB.com Jan 9
    The Dodgers announced 17 non-roster players who will be invited to Spring Training on Friday, including top prospects Corey Seager, Julio Urias and Chris Anderson, all of whom will be taking part in their first Major League camp.
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  • Mattingly: LA 'more of a team' after roster turnover

    Mattingly: LA 'more of a team' after roster turnover

    MLB.com Jan 9
    New management turned over half the roster, including the trade of Matt Kemp to division rival San Diego. But Dodgers manager Mattingly said he's been consulted on every move and agrees with CEO Stan Kasten and president of baseball operations Andrew Fr…
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  • Dodgers add former closer Santos on Minors deal with invite

    Dodgers add former closer Santos on Minors deal with invite

    MLB.com Jan 8
    The Dodgers announced the signing of one-time closer Sergio Santos to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training on Thursday.
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  • Brotherly bond helped Pedro on path to Cooperstown

    Brotherly bond helped Pedro on path to Cooperstown

    MLB.com Jan 8
    From their days in the Dominican Republic to being Major League teammates on the Dodgers and Red Sox, Ramon Martinez was always there to guide his younger brother, Pedro.
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  • Rollins settles in under the LA spotlight

    Rollins settles in under the LA spotlight

    MLB.com Jan 8
    The Dodgers on Wednesday evening introduced one of several fresh faces who will take the field for the club in 2015. Jimmy Rollins, acquired from the Phillies last month, donned his No. 11 Dodgers uniform for the first time.
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  • Mike Piazza’s Turn for Election Could Be Next

    Mike Piazza’s Turn for Election Could Be Next

    Piazza, a former Dodgers and Mets catcher in his third year on the Hall ballot, finished fifth in the voting results disclosed on Tuesday, just short of being chosen.
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  • Essay: Making the Case for Don Mattingly on His Last Chance for…

    Essay: Making the Case for Don Mattingly on His Last Chance for Cooperstown

    nytimes.com Jan 3
    Mattingly likely will not make it into the Hall of Fame in his last year of eligibility, a sad prospect for one fan who watched him in his peak years.
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  • Wills' impact on game is Hall of Fame worthy

    Wills' impact on game is Hall of Fame worthy

    MLB.com Jan 3
    Former Dodgers star Maury Wills changed the game of baseball. How many players have done that? Wills, who brought the stolen base into fashion as a weapon, belongs in the Hall of Fame for his performance across 14 seasons and enduring influence.
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  • Pedro Martinez Waits for Call From Hall of Fame

    Pedro Martinez Waits for Call From Hall of Fame

    nytimes.com Jan 3
    As a Los Angeles Dodgers broadcaster, Nomar Garciaparra watched Clayton Kershaw become the dominant pitcher in the National League, winning three of the last four NL Cy Young Awards — the last one unanimously.
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  • Haren reiterates his preference to pitch out West

    Haren reiterates his preference to pitch out West

    MLB.com Jan 3
    Dan Haren has informed the Marlins that his preference remains to pitch out West, and for a team that has Spring Training in Arizona. The 34-year-old California native had been weighing his options since he was traded to Miami from the Dodgers on Dec. 1…
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  • Dodgers add Anderson, DFA Arruebarrena

    Dodgers add Anderson, DFA Arruebarrena

    ESPN.com MLB.com Dec 31, 2014
    The Los Angeles Dodgers finalized a one-year, $10 million contract with pitcher Brett Anderson on Wednesday.
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  • Report: Dodgers To Sign Taiwanese Pitcher Who Was Banned For Ga…

    Report: Dodgers To Sign Taiwanese Pitcher Who Was Banned For Game-Fixing

    deadspin.com Dec 30, 2014
    According to the Los Angeles Times, the Dodgers are close to signing 33-year-old pitcher Chin-Hui Tsao to a minor league contract. You may remember Tsao from his days as a top prospect in the Rockies' organization (lol, sure), but what he's most famous …
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  • Dodgers reportedly agree with reliever Santos

    Dodgers reportedly agree with reliever Santos

    MLB.com Dec 30, 2014
    The Dodgers continued to rebuild their bullpen heading into the new year, reportedly agreeing to a Minor League contract with reliever Sergio Santos.
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  • Video - ESPN The Magazine Music Issue: Adrian Gonzalez 00:59

    ESPN The Magazine Music Issue: Adrian Gonzalez

    Jan 19
    Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez discusses Mariachi music and how his Mexican roots play a role in baseball.
  • Video - Padres Squeezing Dodgers For More Cash In Kemp Deal? 02:20

    Padres Squeezing Dodgers For More Cash In Kemp Deal?

    Dec 18
    Buster Olney explains why the Padres are in a great position to squeeze the Dodgers for more money in order to finalize the Matt Kemp deal.
  • Video - Dodgers Take Gamble On Talented Brett Anderson 01:52

    Dodgers Take Gamble On Talented Brett Anderson

    Dec 16
    Buster Olney discusses left-hander Brett Anderson's one-year, $10M deal with the Dodgers, which has $4 million in possible incentives despite Anderson's injury concerns and the possibility of Los Angeles' acquiring another starter as a fail-safe.
  • Video - Dodgers Agree To Trade Matt Kemp To Padres 02:38

    Dodgers Agree To Trade Matt Kemp To Padres

    Dec 11
    Buster Olney discusses the reported trade that will send Dodgers OF Matt Kemp to the Padres. Olney also discusses the Dodgers' busy offseason.

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