Hot offenses collide in Chicago as Dodgers visit Cubs

The Los Angeles Dodgers, as expected, have opened the 2024 season strong behind a star-studded lineup that features three former MVPs. Meanwhile, the Chicago Cubs have slugged their way to a solid opening stretch after losing their first two games. Both teams will go for their fifth straight win when the Cubs host the Dodgers on Friday to begin a three-game series. Los Angeles has socked a major league-leading 14 home runs amid its 7-2

Logan Webb, Giants look to subdue Dodgers

In a battle between two of the biggest spenders of the offseason, the Los Angeles Dodgers got the best of the visiting San Francisco Giants on Monday. The Dodgers will try to do it again in the middle contest of a three-game series Tuesday night. While the Giants will return to Opening Day starter Logan Webb (0-0, 3.00 ERA), the Dodgers gave some clarity to their plan to give a break to their starters whenever

Dodgers’ Gavin Stone hopes to bring more to plate vs. Cards

A new-look Gavin Stone, fresh with a spot in the Los Angeles Dodgers’ rotation, will bring an improved pitching arsenal when he makes his season debut against the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday night. Stone made his major league debut on May 3 last season and the then-24-year-old struggled to a 9.00 ERA in eight appearances (four starts). He was back at Triple-A Oklahoma City by early July, returning to Los Angeles with just over

Cardinals search for improved offense vs. Dodgers

After using just two starting pitchers over their first three games, the Los Angeles Dodgers will get a new face into the mix when hard-throwing right-hander Bobby Miller makes his season debut against the visiting St. Louis Cardinals on Friday. The teams faced off Thursday, with the Cardinals playing in their season opener, as the Dodgers used early offense and standout pitching for a 7-1 victory. The game was the home opener for the Dodgers,

Shohei Ohtani maelstrom clouds Dodgers-Cardinals matchup

As the Los Angeles Dodgers get set to resume their season against the visiting St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday afternoon, there is a much different air from the optimism that surrounded their opener last week in South Korea. The Cardinals will be starting their 2024 season, while the Dodgers already have won one game and lost another against the San Diego Padres in the Seoul Series. Before the second game could begin on March 21,

Dodgers debut, part 2: Yoshinobu Yamamoto faces Padres in Seoul

The Los Angeles Dodgers will look to follow up one successful debut with another on Thursday when they conclude the MLB World Tour Seoul Series 2024 against the San Diego Padres in South Korea. Signed to a 10-year, $700 million contract in the offseason, Shohei Ohtani had an RBI single to cap a four-run eighth inning in Los Angeles’ 5-2 win on Wednesday. The two-time American League MVP and Mookie Betts each had two of

Shohei Ohtani set for Dodgers debut vs. Padres in Seoul

Just as with his free agency during the offseason, Shohei Ohtani will make his regular-season debut for the Los Angeles Dodgers hidden from plain view, taking place a half of a world away and in the early-morning hours for U.S. fans. The most anticipated story of the 2024 season begins at Seoul, South Korea, on Wednesday when Ohtani takes the field for the Dodgers against the San Diego Padres in the first of two regular-season