This is the May 19, 2013 news archive. View today's Dodgers rumors and news.
Delayed start, but Braves rally late again to sweep
Still riding the momentum of the late-inning home runs that propelled them to victories the previous two days, the Braves played some small ball and manufactured four eighth-inning runs to complete a three-game sweep with Sunday's 5-2 win against the Do…Upvote Share Tweet
Bullpen only partially to blame for Dodgers' woesThe Dodgers left Atlanta Sunday night after three disappointing, debilitating and ultimately, depressing defeats. Their bullpen lost late leads in all three games. Much is expected of the Dodgers, but so far this season they have delivered only a 17-25 …Upvote Share Tweet
Braves rally vs. bullpen in rain-soaked winESPN.com Updated May 19, 2013Ramiro Pena had a tiebreaking sacrifice fly in a four-run eighth inning, Jordan Schafer drove in two runs and the Atlanta Braves rallied against the Los Angeles Dodgers' beleaguered bullpen for a 5-2 victory on a rain-soaked Sunday.Upvote Share Tweet
Still improving, Medlen looks to decrease walk totalsKris Medlen certainly had reason to be encouraged after limiting the Dodgers to two hits and one unearned run in seven innings of Saturday night's 3-1 win at Turner Field. But the Braves right-hander was frustrated that he issued three walks.Upvote Share TweetDodgers second baseman Mark Ellis has returned to the lineup after missing the last 19 games with a right quadriceps strain.Upvote Share TweetYour browser does not support iframes.Though he remains stuck on one home run through the Dodgers' first 40 games, at least Matt Kemp can say he's taken the same number away from their opponents.The Gold Glove center fielder turned in one of the finest …Upvote Share Tweet
Braves Sweep DodgersMay 19The Braves scored four runs in the eighth inning to defeat the Dodgers 5-2.
2013 NBA playoffs: San Antonio Spurs defang Zach Randolph in Game 1May 19Two years after leading the upset of the top-seeded Spurs, big man Zach Randolph is stymied in the Grizzlies' opening loss.
Daily Dime: Spurs roll in Game 1May 19Daily Dime
Clayton's mailbag: Pro Bowl on shaky groundMay 19Mailbag: If owners make changes to the Pro Bowl that fail, the game could be doomed, writes John Clayton.