Ryan Boyer discusses a possible rebound season for Justin Upton and questions about David Price’s role in Tuesday’s Spring Training Daily. (Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports)
Posted: March 9, 2021, 5:09 am
David Price is willing to do whatever it takes to help the Los Angeles Dodgers to another World Series title. And if that means taking on a bullpen role, then so be it. The story starts back when rumors about L.A.’s interest in Trevor Bauer first began to swirl.
Posted: March 9, 2021, 3:32 am
Corey Seager smashes his first home run of the spring, plus Javier Báez crushes a three-run homer on this edition of FastCast
Posted: March 9, 2021, 3:11 am
Last year, I just literally don’t know what happened,” Foltynewicz said. I kept throwing and I kept doing everything I needed to do. And I just don’t know what happened.
Posted: March 9, 2021, 2:40 am
THURSDAY, APRIL 1 Toronto Blue Jays at New York Yankees: Opening day begins in the Bronx, with George Springer and the Blue Jays taking on DJ LeMahieu and the Yankees. Springer finalized a $150 million, six-year deal with Toronto in January, part of an active offseason for the Blue Jays. He batted .
Posted: March 9, 2021, 1:16 am
World Series heroes Corey Seager and Julio Urias appear to be rounding into form early, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to an 8-0 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Monday at Glendale, Ariz. Seager, the World Series MVP, hit a three-run home run, and Urias, who recorded the final seven outs of the 2020 World Series victory over the Tampa Bay Rays, went three scoreless innings with a strikeout. Veteran Dodgers pitcher David Price, who opted out of the 2020 season, pitched a scoreless inning.
Posted: March 9, 2021, 12:35 am
Mar. 8—Baseball has always been in Blake Martin’s blood. The McAlester Buffalo remembers the hurt after last season was tossed after it had just barely begun. Now, as he sets forth in his senior season, he’s looking at the game with a whole new appreciation. “I’m just grateful we’re getting to play,” Martin said. “I’m glad that I’m going out with the guys I’ve played with my whole life growing …
Posted: March 9, 2021, 12:01 am
The left fielder was struck in the face by a fastball a year ago, and now finds himself having to earn his playing time in 2021.
Posted: March 8, 2021, 11:19 pm
The Dodgers defeated the White Sox, 8-0, and Julio Urías set the tone, retiring the first nine batters in order. Corey Seager hit a three-run homer.
Posted: March 8, 2021, 11:01 pm
After the South Siders went down 1-2-3 in the top of the first, Wright got a flyout to begin the bottom half of the inning (this was the only out Wright got, and it did not come drama-free). However, that was as good as things got for Wright and the White Sox, as the next five Dodgers reached base safely. Corey Seager, Justin Turner, and A.J. Pollock got three consecutive singles to open the scoring and give the Dodgers a 1-0 lead.
Posted: March 8, 2021, 10:29 pm
Manager Dave Roberts, whose mother is Japanese, wrote a letter to his Dodgers colleagues condemning the recent wave of violence against Asian Americans.
Posted: March 8, 2021, 8:47 pm
The NBC Sports EDGE staff got together for a 12-team mock draft. See who they picked in the first two rounds, part of our 2021 MLB Draft Guide. (Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports)
Posted: March 8, 2021, 6:56 pm
The Dodgers expect pitcher Julio Urías to be an integral part of the pitching staff this season.
Posted: March 7, 2021, 9:54 pm
Sportradar is going public in a deal with blank check firm Horizon Acquisition Corp. II that values the sports data company at $10 billion, according to someone familiar with the negotiations. Sportradar and the SPAC led by Los Angeles Dodgers minority owner and former Guggenheim president Todd Boehly have a signed letter of intent in […]
Posted: March 7, 2021, 3:11 pm
With Manny Machado traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers, what can the Yankees do to improve their already stacked roster before the deadline?
Posted: March 7, 2021, 12:21 am
El mánager de los Dodgers, Dave Roberts, ha notado una “conducta” diferente en Clayton Kershaw después de la temporada del título de la Serie Mundial de los Dodgers
Posted: March 6, 2021, 6:28 pm
Dodgers manager Dave Roberts has noticed a different “demeanor” in Clayton Kershaw coming off the Dodgers’ World Series title season.
Posted: March 6, 2021, 1:01 am
As of today, only the Giants among California’s five MLB teams can admit more than 100 fans, but Dodgers and Angels are close to falling out of the purple tier.
Posted: March 5, 2021, 10:28 pm