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Dodgers wear costumes for final trip

For their final road trip of the season, the Dodgers’ entire team dressed up in Halloween costumes.

Mookie Betts: MVP on and off the field

Mookie Betts knew the significance of T.J. Friedl’s first career home run. He exchanged a signed bat with the fan who caught it in order to get the ball back.

This is a Kenley Jansen appreciation post

He’s been fantastic, and we need to appreciate him while he’s here

Mookie Betts looks like Mookie Betts again

After "struggling" in the first half, Mookie Betts looks like himself once again

Trea Turner completes the Dodgers lineup

A look at what the Dodgers lineup will have once Trea Turner is activated. They are adding a dynamic hitter to an already deep lineup that leads the National League in runs scored.

J.R. Richard was a legendary Dodgers nemesis

J.R. Richard stood 6’8 on the mound and somehow seemed even taller. The fireballing Astros right-hander beat the Dodgers 13 straight times in the late 1970s and 1980, the year he started the All-Star Game at Dodger Stadium. Richard, who passed away on Thursday at age 71, was a legendary Dodgers nemesis.

Dodgers trade deadline additions were massive, and necessary

Getting Max Scherzer and Trea Turner was the biggest in-season trade the current Dodgers front office has pulled off. And both players are sorely needed.

Max Scherzer joins a Dodgers rotation that needs him

The Dodgers made a big splash in the trade market, reportedly agreeing to a trade for Nationals starting pitcher Max Scherzer, a three-time Cy Young Award winner.

3 blockbuster trade ideas for Dodgers

The Dodgers will likely be active ahead of Friday’s trade deadline, here are some big moves they could make

Having faith in Kenley is fine, but use him judiciously

Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen has blown three saves in a row, and manager Dave Roberts said he has no plans to change Jansen’s role. But using Jansen Thursday after a 27-pitch Wednesday was out of character this season, and stood out.

A blockbuster trade the Dodgers need to make

The Dodgers could shock baseball by acquiring these three players

Dodgers potential trade deadline targets: Starting pitching

With the July 30 MLB trade deadline almost a weekaway, here are six pitchers the Dodgers could potentially add to their depleted starting rotation.

Triple-A schedule expansion with no playoffs is a raw deal

The Triple-A season is being extended by 10 games but without the benefit of an actual postseason series, while Double-A, High-A and Low-A all get playoffs. For shame.

MLB & the Dodgers delayed an obvious Bauer decision for no reason

Dodgers pitcher Trevor Bauer, now on administrative leave while MLB and Pasadena police investigate alleged assault, was never going to start on Sunday for the Dodgers. But MLB and the Dodgers delayed that decision, casting doubt on whether anyone in the industry actually cares about solving its abhorrent treatment of women.

Dodger Stadium has its buzz back

The Dodgers are averaging over 49,000 fans at Dodger Stadium since capacity restrictions were lifted in the start of California. The buzz at the ballpark has been palpable. "The fans are on the edge of their seats, and I am, too," says organist Dieter Ruehle

Clayton Kershaw is the best Dodgers pitcher ever

In the debate for greatest Dodgers pitcher of all-time, there are only two candidates for the top spot. Clayton Kershaw gets the edge over Sandy Koufax.

Farewell, Mike Marshall

Former Dodgers pitcher Mike Marshall, who in 1974 was the first relief pitcher to win the Cy Young Award and set relief records for games pitched and innings pitched, died at age 78.

Everything wrong with the ‘local market’ Dodgers cap

A look at some terrible Dodgers caps, in painstaking detail.

Dodgers need all the help they can get

A look into the Dodgers’ desperate need for position player help, in signing Albert Pujols and trading for Yoshi Tsutsugo after injuries to regulars Cody Bellinger, Corey Seager, AJ Pollock, and Zach McKinstry have depleted the Dodgers bench.

Jamey Wright brings his energy to new role as Triple-A pitching coach

Jamey Wright loved his three stints with the Dodgers as a player, and now is back in uniform again as a pitching coach for Triple-A Oklahoma City, his hometown.

Dodgers offense slumping, with 2nd Padres series looming

The Dodgers offense is slumping, but more in a relative sense (and with good reason). The pitching has been fantastic, with more great matchups coming this weekend with four games against the Padres at Dodger Stadium.

Dodgers honor Fernando Valenzuela, but they still haven’t retired his number 34

The Dodgers honored Fernando Valenzuela for the 40th anniversary of Fernandomania on Sunday at Dodger Stadium, but they still haven’t retired his number 34 officially. Which is a mistake.

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4 questions as the Dodgers try to repeat as champions

As the Los Angeles Dodgers try to be the first MLB team to repeat as World Series champs in 21 years, a few questions heading into the season in which they are the favorites to win, again.

The Dodgers signing Trevor Bauer was an exercise in excess

The Dodgers have shown they’re willing to spend this winter, especially with their $102 million contract for Trevor Bauer, willing to spend whatever it takes to try to repeat as World Series champions.

Let’s talk about Clayton Kershaw’s glove

A wonderful profile on Clayton Kershaw at the Los Angeles Times delved into Kershaw’s future, with only one year left on his contract. But I want to talk about his glove.

Looking at third base options for the Dodgers

The Dodgers still don’t have a starting third baseman for 2021

Farewell, Henry Aaron

Henry Aaron, one of the best players in baseball history, who hit his record-breaking 715th home run against the Dodgers, has died at 86. A true baseball legend.

Farewell, Don Sutton

Don Sutton, Hall of Fame pitcher who played 16 of his 23 major league seasons with the Dodgers, passed away at age 75.

Dodgers probably need to add multiple position players

While the focus of the Dodgers offseason is the pursuit of a third baseman, perhaps Justin Turner or D.J. LeMahieu, they would do well do add at least one other position player to shore up the roster depth.

Should the Dodgers sign DJ LeMahieu?

The team is reportedly interested in signing the second baseman

How the Dodgers avoided a familiar October fate and won the World Series

A celebration of an astonishing Dodgers postseason comeback on the way to their first World Series win in 32 years.

It was worth the wait

For the first time in my life, the Dodgers are champions