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Dodgers history & records

A look throughout history at the Los Angeles Dodgers as well as the Brooklyn Dodgers, including records and notable games, seasons, and careers.

1963 Dodgers Week 8: Maury Wills hurts his toe, errors fuel losing streak

Looking back at the 1963 Dodgers, Maury Wills injured his toe, the Dodgers committed several errors during a four-game losing skid, and a game got suspended in Milwaukee because of soupy fog.

A Dodgers-Mets game on ABC ‘Monday Night Baseball,’ until is wasn’t

Looking back at a 1988 game between the Dodgers and Mets that was televised nationally on ABC’s ‘Monday Night Baseball,’ until rain delayed the game for 34 minutes and ABC refused to switch back to the game.

1963 Dodgers Week 7: Tommy Davis, Don Drysdale shine

In a week that saw the 1963 Dodgers run their win streak to eight before losing a series to the Giants, Sandy Koufax was shelled in a one-out start, but Don Drysdale pitched two complete games and Tommy Davis hit nearly .500 in a winning week for Los Angeles.

LA Dodgers starting pitchers to win their MLB debut

Bobby Miller won his major league debut in Atlanta on Tuesday, just the 13th Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher to win their first game in the major leagues.

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Remembering the 1963 Los Angeles Dodgers

The 1963 Dodgers won 99 games and swept the rival Yankees in the World Series, with stars such as Sandy Koufax, Don Drysdale, Tommy Davis, Maury Wills, and many more.

1963 Dodgers Week 6: Maury Wills moves to third base

The 1963 Dodgers this week 60 years ago moved reigning MVP Maury Wills from shortstop to third base. Also, Sandy Koufax pitched another shutout and won another 12-inning start in which he threw 164 pitches.

Freddie Freeman joins the 300 home run club

Dodgers first baseman Freddie Freeman hit a grand slam against Cardinals left-hander Génesis Cabrera on Thursday at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, the 300th career home run for Freeman, just the 155th major league player to do so. Freeman is the fifth player to hit No. 300 while with the Dodgers.

1963 Dodgers Week 5: Sandy Koufax throws his second no-hitter

Sixty years ago this week, in 1963, Dodgers left-hander Sandy Koufax pitched his second career no-hitter, retiring the first 22 batters faced in a rout of the Giants at Dodger Stadium.

1963 Dodgers Week 4: Walt Alston and the team bus

The 1963 Dodgers lost games on the road, leading to complaints about manager Walt Alston. Things boiled over on a bus trip from Pittsburgh to St. Louis. Here is that story.

1963 Dodgers Week 3: Koufax hurts shoulder, a HR outburst in LA

Sixty years ago this week, Sandy Koufax injured his shoulder, and the Dodgers found their home run stroke in Los Angeles.

The Dodgers’ brawl at Wrigley Field, 23 years later

True Blue LA’s de facto Traveling Correspondent puts on his day job hat and goes over the infamous brawl at Wrigley Field in 2000.

1963 Dodgers Week 2: Frank Howard’s, Sandy Koufax’s power

A look back at Week 2 of the Dodgers season in 1963, when Frank Howard hit .500 for the week and hit LA’s first home run of the season. Also, Sandy Koufax struck out 14 in his first shutout of the year.

The Dodgers’ 200-game winners

A look back at Don Drysdale and Don Sutton, the only two pitchers to win 200 games with the Dodgers, and how they won their 200th game. Clayton Kershaw enters Tuesday sitting on 199 career wins.

1963 Dodgers Week 1: Tommy Davis & Don Drysdale start strong

Tommy Davis and Don Drysdale were the standouts for the Dodgers in the first week of the 1963 season.

60th anniversary of 1963 Dodgers: Duke Snider sold to Mets

We start our look back at the champion 1963 Dodgers with a season preview, and saying goodbye to franchise icon and Hall of Fame centerfielder Duke Snider.

Clayton Kershaw’s 400 starts with the Dodgers

Dodgers left-hander Clayton Kershaw reached a milestone Friday night in Phoenix, making his 400th career start, the 34th pitcher in MLB history to do so for one team, and just the third Dodgers pitcher to do so.

Dodgers and the 300-HR milestone

A look back at players who hit their 300th career home run while with the Dodgers, as first baseman Freddie Freeman and designated hitter J.D. Martinez begin 2023 within striking distance of the milestone.

On this day: Campanella edges out Snider to win NL MVP

In 1955, the Brooklyn Dodgers won their first World Series. Two of their stars — catcher Roy Campanella and center fielder Duke Snider — finished first and second for National League MVP, in one of the closest award votes to that point.

Dodgers facing yet another elimination game

A look back at the Dodgers’ previous 16 elimination games during the first six postseasons of Dave Roberts, with Game 4 of the NLDS against the Padres in San Diego on deck.

Dodgers 2022 league leaders & records

The Dodgers regular season is over, ending the most prolific season in franchise history. Here’s a look at some records set by the Dodgers this season and players who led the league in various categories.

Julio Urías wins National League ERA title

Dodgers left-hander Julio Urías finishes his regular season with a 2.16 ERA in 175 innings, winning the National League ERA title.

Dodgers set franchise record with 107th win

The Dodgers won their 107th game of 2022, beating the Padres in San Diego on September 28, setting a new team record in the 139-year history of the Dodgers franchise.

Doubling down on the Dodgers doubles record

Facts and figures about the 2022 Dodgers setting a franchise record for doubles in a season.

Dodgers wins record tracker: Game 153

The Dodgers have matched their single-season franchise wins record, and are on the brink of making National League history.

Dodgers wins record tracker: Game 152

A look at where the 2022 Dodgers stand, with 10 games remaining in the season, in pursuit of franchise records for wins and winning percentage.

Dodgers wins record tracker: Game 151

The Dodgers are closing in on a franchise record in wins, and are well within range to have the best National League record in over a century.

Dodgers wins record tracker: Game 150

The Dodgers are getting closer to setting a franchise record in wins, and are on pace to have potentially the best NL record in over a century.

Dodgers wins record tracker: Game 149

The Dodgers are on the brink of setting a new franchise record for wins and are closing in the best NL season in over a century.

Dodgers wins record tracker: Games 147 & 148

The Dodgers are getting closer to setting a franchise record in wins, and are on pace to have potentially the best NL record in over a century.

Dodgers wins record tracker: Game 146

With just sixteen games to play, the Dodgers are on pace to set an all-time franchise wins record, as well as cement themselves as one of the best National League teams ever.

Dodgers wins record tracker: Game 144

With a little more than two weeks remaining in the 2022 season, the Dodgers are in line to set a franchise wins record and have potentially the best NL record in over a century.

Fastest Dodgers team to 100 wins

The Dodgers reached 100 wins in their 144th game of the season, the fastest team to 100 victories in franchise history, and one of only five MLB teams to win 100 games that fast since integration.


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