MLB All-Star Vote: Rednecks love Freddie Freeman

Friday, July 12th, 2013

Liking Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman doesn't make one a redneck. But if one is a redneck, Freddie Freeman is probably who they like -- at least in regards to the voting for this year's final National League All-Star spot. MLB did something cool with the results of its voting ...

Ricky Nolasco: Miami Marlins trade starter to Los Angeles Dodgers

Saturday, July 6th, 2013

A long-rumored deal was finally completed Saturday as the Miami Marlins traded starting pitcher Ricky Nolasco to the Los Angeles Dodgers for three young pitchers. The Dodgers had been angling to land Nolasco for a while and were competing with the San Francisco Giants for his services. The Marlins will receive ...

Los Angeles Dodgers: Josh Beckett to have season-ending surgery

Saturday, June 29th, 2013

The Los Angeles Dodgers' season just keeps getting worse, and on Saturday the team was dealt another blow. Starting pitcher Josh Beckett will miss the rest of the 2013 season as he will undergo surgery to relieve pressure on the nerves in his neck and shoulder area. Beckett hadn't pitched since ...

Video: San Diego Padres make trio of spectacular catches

Friday, June 21st, 2013

The San Diego Padres are clearly one of the biggest surprises of the 2013 Major League Baseball season so far. After a 6-3 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers Thursday night, the Friars are just 2.5 games out of first place in the National League West. During Thursday night's win the ...

Ian Kennedy drops appeal, starts 10-game suspension

Monday, June 17th, 2013

Arizona Diamondbacks right-hander Ian Kennedy has dropped his appeal of the 10-game suspension he was given for his role in last Tuesday's brawl with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Kennedy is now eligible to return on June 29. As a result of dropping the appeal on Monday night, Kennedy will only miss ...

Dodgers still upset at Diamondbacks after brawl

Thursday, June 13th, 2013

The Los Angeles Dodgers and Arizona Diamondbacks got into a bean-ball war on Tuesday night, and that led to two benches-clearing standoffs, one of which turned into a brawl. Any hopes that cooler heads would prevail after a day have gone right out the window. The Dodgers are still upset about ...

Milton Bradley convicted of abusing wife

Monday, June 3rd, 2013

On Monday a jury in Los Angeles convicted former Major League Baseball outfielder Milton Bradley of abusing his estranged wife. The 35-year-old former All-Star was convicted of nine misdemeanor counts, including four counts of spousal battery, one count of assault with a deadly weapon and one count of making criminal threats. ...

Don Mattingly: Los Angeles Dodgers to fire manager soon?

Monday, May 20th, 2013

The Los Angeles Dodgers have a $217 million payroll and currently sit at 17-25 and occupy last place in the National League West. They are seven games behind the first-place Arizona Diamondbacks and according to several reports, it will be a miracle if manager Don Mattingly lasts the week. The Dodgers ...