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Dodgers Win First World Series Since 1988 With Game 6 Win vs. Rays
October 27, 2020
After a 32 year drought, the Los Angeles Dodgers are the 2020 World Series Champions after defeating the Tampa Bay Rays 3-1, closing the series out four-games-to-two on Tuesday night at Globe Life Field. ... read more »
Dodgers fight back, advancing to third World Series in four years
October 18, 2020
One swing. The difference between going home, and advancing to the team's third World Series appearance in four years was one swing. 2019 National League MVP Cody Bellinger stood at the plate. ... read more »
CELEBRATION OF LIFE: MLB Great Bob Gibson Dies at 84
October 9, 2020
Gibson emerged as a raw, but immensely talented rookie who would not be denied stardom. He became a full-time starting pitcher in July 1961 and earned his first All-Star appearance in 1962. Gibson won two of three games he pitched in the 1964 World Series, then won 20 games in a season for the first time in 1965. Gibson also pitched three complete game victories in the 1967 World Series. ... read more »
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Dodgers advance to 4th NLCS in 5 years with sweep of rival Padres
October 9, 2020
This series had it all. Leaping home run takeaways over the fence, tempers flaring on the field, postseason records, and a manager ejected. Through it all one constant was made clear, the Dodgers swept the Padres reminding San Diego they are still the little brothers in the division.    ... read more »
NBA’s Playoff Game Boycotts Sparks Domino Effect Across Major League Sports Amidst Jacob Blake Shooting
August 26, 2020
The Milwaukee Bucks took a historic stand by electing not to play in the scheduled Wednesday Game 5 of the NBA Playoff series versus the Orlando Magic to boycott police brutality and specifically boycott the treatment of Jacob S. Blake, a 29-year-old American Black man who was shot in the back seven times by a Kenosha police officer that left him paralyzed earlier on Sunday. ... read more »
Life is Bigger than Baseball for Mookie Betts
August 20, 2020
In his first season with the Dodgers, Betts is already giving back, and he and the team could not be more thrilled. Rubin said it was a no-brainer to support Betts doing this time. "We are thrilled to have Mookie Betts with us for a very long time. Mookie has been amazing on the field, but off the field, the efforts of him wanting to dive right into L.A. giving back in these hard times with our resources combined." Rubin expressed that Betts is a phenomenal player that has benefitted from some great resources and returns the favor to the community. ... read more »
Stifling Defense Helps Dodgers Beat Padres in 6-0 Shut-Out
August 13, 2020
Turner hit his second home run of the season that changed the game. The fifth inning was an offensive explosion for the Dodgers. "That fifth inning could have been the game," said Roberts. Turner told reporters how creative and strategic the team has to be when they are struggling to score. "Sometimes when things are not going right, and you're not getting hits, you got to manufacture funs, whether it is bunting, mixing in safety runs, squeezes, whatever you need to do build momentum and confidence for the offense." ... read more »
Dodgers Justin Turner Reaches Milestone 1000 Career Hits
August 12, 2020
The Los Angeles Dodgers lose back to back games to the Padres, and close to losing the season series, which they have not done yet in this shortened season. Manager Dave Roberts states the scoreboard does not reflect their at-bat quality and their intent to win the game. "We squared a lot of balls up tonight. I really, really love the fight, the competition in the batter's box. I think we have to continue to stay the course." Roberts gave credit to Padres for their energy. "Its Baseball we have to give those guys credit, they came with energy and got a big hit when they needed it." ... read more »
Los Angeles Dodgers Believe They Are Not In Full Stride Despite Strong Start
August 10, 2020
When asked by reporters, what are areas does he see the Dodgers need to make strides, Turner said, "Everywhere. I mean, I think we have a deep lineup where three or four guys can produce in a game. I don't think you've seen all nine hitters locked in clicking on all cylinders yet. You got to remember we had a three-month shutdown to a three-month ramp-up. Guys are still working through stuff, myself included. Just trying to grind away put together good A-B's. (At Bats)" ... read more »
Max Muncy Shines Under Friday Night Lights As Dodgers Steamroll Giants 9-1
July 25, 2020
As the sun set over Dodger Stadium on Friday evening, Max Muncy homered twice and doubled before an unusual crowd filled with cardboard cutouts that stood in the place of real fans and crowd noise was pumped in to simulate the Friday Night Lights players are accustomed to as the Dodgers cruised to a 9-1 win over their storied rivals, the San Francisco Giants.  ... read more »
Los Angeles City Mayor Launches New L.A. Mask Print Project to Encourage Angelenos to Wear Face Coverings in Public
July 22, 2020
Wednesday, July 22, Los Angeles City Mayor announced the launch of the L.A. Mask Print Project. It will help reach even more people with a clear message: when you wear a mask, you stop the spread of COVID-19 and keep everyone healthy and safe. “The city is looking to collaborate with small business throughout this directive, to distribute posters through Los Angeles. ... read more »
Dodger Stadium Looks to be the Largest Testing Site in America
May 26, 2020
Tuesday, May 26, Los Angeles City Mayor Eric Garcetti delivered news surrounding the biggest testing site in America at the Dodger Stadium; the site is equipped to test up to 6,000 people a day. With the current numbers confirming a level of stabilization, the mayor announced all retail store businesses are available for in-door shopping. ... read more »
Heartbreaking series loss for Dodgers in NLDS
October 11, 2019
The Los Angeles Dodgers lost an emotional game 5 to the Washington Nationals. A complete shocker to the world of baseball. Especially Dodgers fans who expected them to make their third straight World Series appearance. The Dodgers were up 3-0 up for majority of the game but did not put themselves in a position to seal the deal with insurance runs. ... read more »
Resurging comeback for the Dodgers but too little too late
October 6, 2019
The Los Angeles Dodgers lost a heartbreaker to the Washington Nationals in Game 2 of the National League Divisional Series 4-2. The Nationals had the momentum the entire game. ... read more »
Dodgers take Game 1; Historical moment for Rookie Gavin Lux
October 4, 2019
The Los Angeles Dodgers had an incredible win against the Washington Nationals on Thursday night for Game 1 of the playoffs winning 6-0. A lot of expectations for them this postseason. ... read more »
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