LA Sports News and Rumors
Rookies Infuse Life Into Rebuilding Padres on Last Homestandnytimes.com 6 hours agoThe rebuilding San Diego Padres went 6-4 on their final homestand, including splitting a four-game series with the San Francisco Giants and taking two of three from the NL West champion Los Angeles Dodgers.Share Tweet
Roberts adds Toles to LA's NLDS rosterMLB.com 7 hours agoDodgers manager Dave Roberts confirmed on Thursday that rookie outfielder Andrew Toles would be on the postseason roster.Share TweetMLB.com 8 hours agoThe season-long retirement party for Dodgers broadcaster and baseball legend Vin Scully is in full swing and nearing its close. With each inning and each pitch called in Scully's unforgettable voice, we realize that the 67-year reign of the king of the …Share TweetClass in session: Kevin Garnett delivers hoop lessons to ClippersShare Tweet
Ross Throws 90 Pitches in 4 Innings; Nats Top Arizona 5-3nytimes.com 16 hours agoSure, the Washington Nationals would love to lock up home-field advantage in the NL Division Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers. What Dusty Baker is more concerned about is getting ready for the playoffs, and that includes having pitcher Joe Ross re…Share TweetPadres outfielder Hunter Renfroe absolutely hammered a two-run homer in Wednesday’s home game against the Dodgers. Send that baseball’s family a wreath.Read more...Share Tweetyahoo.com 22 hours agoThe Los Angeles Dodgers have been yanking their rookie pitcher Julio Urias around a bit this month. At the beginning of September, Urias was starting for the Dodgers. Then, on September 13, manager Dave Roberts said that they’d move Urias to the bullpen…Share Tweet
Trout leaves game after hit by pitchMLB.com Sep 29 (yesterday)Angels outfielder Mike Trout left Wednesday's game against the A's in the eighth inning after he was hit behind the left shoulder by a pitch from Oakland reliever John Axford.Share TweetThe Los Angeles Angels saw one of their future stars make strides but may have lost their biggest star for the last days of the season, as Mike Trout exited the game after taking a fastball to the shoulder.Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 28 (yesterday)Can the team with baseball’s highest payroll actually turn themselves into an underdog? That was the case with the Los Angeles Dodgers, who somehow overcame a record number of injuries to push themselves into the postseason. At multiple times during the…Share Tweetyahoo.com Sep 28 (yesterday)Mitch Kupchak, Luke Walton and Jim Buss stand uneasily. (Getty Images) If you want to get technical with things – and there are a whole lot of Los Angeles Lakers fans that would love to get harshly pedantic with this sort of “thing” – Lakers president o…Share TweetMLB.com Sep 28 (2 days ago)Jefry Marte broke open Tuesday's victory over the A's with his first career grand slam, as the Angels rolled to a lopsided win.Share Tweet
Marte, Nolasco Lead Angels Over A's 8-1nytimes.com Sep 28 (2 days ago)Rookie Jefry Marte hit his first career grand slam in a seven-run fourth inning Tuesday night and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Oakland Athletics 8-1.Share Tweet
Steve Nash Announces RetirementMar 21Stephen A. Smith discusses Steve Nash's retirement and his place among the greatest point guards in history.
Steve Nash On Decision To RetireMar 21Two-time NBA MVP Steve Nash discusses his time with the Lakers, legacy questions, and his decision to retire.
Kershaw Struck By Liner, Loses Part Of ToothMar 20Clayton Kershaw was hit by Andy Parrino's broken-bat liner in the bottom of the third inning in the Dodgers' 3-2 loss to the A's. Kershaw remained in the game.
Ducks Edge Avs In OvertimeMar 20Corey Perry's overtime goal lifted the Ducks past the Avs 3-2.