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Dodgers need position players once the lockout is over

A look at where the Dodgers 40-man roster stands regarding position players during the transaction freeze of the MLB lockout, and what Los Angeles needs once the offseason resumes.

Dodgers remaining offseason needs start with pitching

The Dodgers need to add pitching once the MLB lockout resumes. Here’s a look at the state of the 40-man roster, plus potential additions either via free agency (like Clayton Kershaw!) or trades.

Dodgers potential 40-man adds ahead of the Rule 5 Draft

James Outman and Jacob Amaya are among the likely Dodgers prospects who could be added to the 40-man roster on Friday in advance of the Rule 5 Draft.

Dodgers composite FA rankings & contract predictions

Keeping track of predictions and rankings for various Dodgers free agents in the 2021-22 MLB offseason.

True Blue LA readers pick teams for Dodgers free agents

Readers of True Blue LA predicted where Dodgers free agents like Clayton Kershaw, Corey Seager, Kenley Jansen, Max Scherzer, Chris Taylor, and more will sign during the 2021-22 MLB offseason.

Should Max Scherzer be back?

Max Scherzer is a free agent this offseason. He is on the verge of winning the fourth Cy Young Award of his career. With that being said, should the Dodgers bring him back?

What will Chris Taylor’s free agent contract look like?

A look at what might await Dodgers All-Star Chris Taylor in free agency, after five years of above-average offensive production and uncommon versatility.

Dodgers 2021-22 free agent crowdsource

Guessing where Dodgers free agents Corey Seager, Clayton Kershaw, Kenley Jansen, Max Scherzer, , Chris Taylor, Corey Knebel, Albert Pujols, and Joe Kelly will play in 2022.

Scherzer would be the biggest deadline splash for LA

Ahead of Friday’s MLB trade deadline, a closer look at trade rumors surrounding Max Scherzer, who is reported to prefer west coast teams, with the Dodgers, Giants, and Padres all having interest in the 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

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.

Dodgers potential trade deadline targets: Pitching

With the July 30 MLB trade deadline less than two weeks away, here are seven pitchers the Dodgers could potentially add to their depleted starting rotation.

Dodgers position players battling for final few roster spots

The Dodgers starting lineup on Thursday sure looks a lot like their possible opening day lineup, so let’s talk about what the position-player side of the roster might look like in two weeks, on April 1 in Colorado.

Dodgers will carry 8 relievers on opening day roster

The Dodgers’ opening day roster will be finalized in the next few days, with only a handful of transactions to be made. The one thing that is clear is the club will carry eight relief pitchers to open the season.

Dodgers opening day roster prediction

The dual pursuits of Shohei Ohtani & Giancarlo Stanton

The Dodgers are one of the seven finalists in the courtship of Japanese superstar Shohei Ohtani, and are at least on the periphery of trade talks for Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton.

Brandon Morrow wants to return to the Dodgers

Free agent relief pitcher Brandon morrow would like to return to the Dodgers, though it is unclear if the club is willing to commit three or four years to the veteran right-hander.

Shohei Ohtani will be the story of the offseason

The Dodgers have definite interest in Shohei Ohtani, the hitting and pitching star from Japan looking to ply his trade in Major League Baseball.

Guessing the Dodgers’ NLCS roster

Don’t expect too many changes, if any, to the Dodgers roster for the NLCS, with left-handed reliever Luis Avilan the most likely to be added after missing the NLDS with shoulder inflammation.

Guessing the Dodgers NLDS roster

Looking ahead to the National League Division Series, and the 25 players who could be on the Dodgers’ active roster.

Britton reportedly on Dodgers’ radar

The Dodgers are reportedly interested in Orioles closer Zach Britton, who may or may not be available. He isn’t a free agent until after 2018?

Dodgers opening day roster decisions looming

A detailed look at the decisions facing the Dodgers, trying to get down from 43 players in camp to the opening day 25-man roster.

Toles could seize opportunity in left field

With Andre Ethier not ready for the start of the season with a herniated disc in his back, Andrew Toles could take advantage of the opportunity and get the bulk of at-bats in left field.

Sizing up the Dodgers infield this spring

In our last look at positions to watch this spring, here is a breakdown of all the infielders in Dodgers camp at spring training at Camelback Ranch.

Dodgers spring battles: Starting pitchers

A detailed look at all the starting pitchers in big league camp at spring training for the Dodgers in 2017, potentially 14 in all, including 11 on the 40-man roster.

A look at the catchers in camp this spring

The Dodgers will have six catchers in major league camp this season, led by Yasmani Grandal and with Austin Barnes set up to assume a larger big league role in 2017.

Sizing up the Dodgers outfield this spring

A hefty look at all the outfielders who will be in big league camp for the Dodgers this spring training.

Sizing up the Dodgers spring bullpen battles

A full breakdown of the Dodgers bullpen as it heads into spring training.

Laying the framework of a Joc Pederson contract extension

With recent five-year, pre-arbitration contracts signed by fellow center fielders Ender Inciarte and Odubel Herrera, the template is set if the Dodgers went to extend Joc Pederson anytime soon.

Exploring bullpen options for the Dodgers

Whether or not the Dodgers sign Kenley Jansen, here is a look at potential additions for the bullpen.

Welcome to the MLB offseason

The World Series is over, so now we shift into hot stove mode, ready for the MLB offseason. Here is a look at what happens in the week ahead.