Los Angeles Dodgers

August 08, 2011 - 11:29 am
As if the Dodgers needed any more financial issues added to the ongoing fight between owner Frank McCourt and Major League Baseball , Jim Peltz of The Los Angeles Times wrote Monday that the near-8,000 person drop in per-game attendance from last season will likely cost the Dodgers upwards of $27...
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June 27, 2011 - 5:24 am
Richard Sandomir of The New York Times tweeted Monday morning that the Dodgers have filed for bankruptcy . NBC Sports'€™ Craig Calcaterra writes that the announcement comes three days before the Dodgers'€™ payroll, which owner Frank McCourt can'€™t pay, comes due. Calcaterra also writes that...
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June 27, 2011 - 5:00 am
In a story first reported Sunday by Scott Weber of NBCLosAngeles.com, Giovanni Ramirez '€“ the main suspect in the beating of Giants fan Bryan Stow on Opening Day '€“ has been sentenced to 10 months in prison for gun possession violating in violation of his parole. The sentence is unrelated to...
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Mike Petraglia
February 23, 2011 - 10:43 am
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- You'd be hard pressed to find a Red Sox fan past infancy who doesn't remember how the Manny Ramirez era ended in Boston in 2008. There was the perception that he cared more about his own career than winning a third World Series title with the Red Sox. It was ultimately that...
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January 18, 2011 - 12:08 pm
Former Red Sox outfielder and minor league manager Gabe Kapler agreed to a minor league deal with the Dodgers that includes an invitation to spring training. The news was first reported by Dylan Hernandez of the LA Times ( via twitter ). Kapler, 35, played for the Sox from 2003-06 as a reserve...
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November 29, 2010 - 8:02 am
According to ESPN's Buster Olney , free agent Juan Uribe is " closing in on a three-year deal with the Dodgers ." Uribe, 31, recorded 24 home runs and 85 RBI for the World Series champion Giants in 2010. Though he played shortstop for San Francisco, Uribe likely would start at second base next...
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October 20, 2010 - 5:05 am
Left-handed pitcher Ted Lilly will not be testing the free agent market, as he reportedly signed a three-year, $33 million deal on Tuesday to return to the Dodgers. According to his agent, Larry O'Brien , Lilly received a $3.5 million signing bonus to be paid over three years, and the deal includes...
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October 08, 2010 - 11:20 am
The Dodgers have decided to sever ties with president Dennis Mannion , reports Fox Sports . Owner Frank McCourt will assume the day-to-day operations of the team after a season filled with controversy. McCourt is in the midst of a highly publicized divorce with his wife, Jamie McCourt , which could...
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September 24, 2010 - 10:32 am
Mediation began Friday between Jamie and Frank McCourt in Los Angeles. The McCourts, in divorce proceedings , arrived at a downtown courthouse to begin negotiations that could determine the future ownership of the Los Angeles Dodgers . Jamie McCourt hopes to convince Superior Court Judge Peter...
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July 28, 2010 - 10:40 am
According to Jayson Stark via Twitter, the Dodgers are getting closer on acquiring outfielder Scott Podsednik from the Royals. Podsednik is hitting .309 with 30 stolen bases in 42 attempts this season with Kansas City. The 34-year-old has played for five teams in his career, including the Brewers...
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