Cody Bellinger’s NLDS exploits earn an average of $0.165 this season

They just needed them.Image: Getty Images During the recent Major League Baseball regular season, many fans praised the Dodgers for putting together a zero-hole lineup. In reality, 2019 National League MVP Cody Bellinger was a giant, dinosaur-killing crater at the center of the Dodgers’ lineup. Bellinger cut .165/.240/.302 (all career lows) for an OPS+ of … Read more

Atlanta Braves Start Max Fried in Game 1 of National League Championship Series

ATLANTA — The Braves will turn to left-wing Max Fried on Saturday for Game 1 of the National League Championship Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers, it was announced. It will be a rematch of last year’s NLCS, when the Dodgers ousted the Braves with a Game 7 win. Los Angeles won 106 games this … Read more

Los Angeles Rams CB Jalen Ramsey describes the youth bond he shares with Dodgers Star Mookie Betts

Los Angeles Rams cornerback Jalen Ramsey has landed his fair share of Dodgers games lately. He attended each of the Dodgers’ two playoff games at home against the San Francisco Giants in the National League Division Series. “It was packed,” Ramsey said of the historic venue, Dodger Stadium. “It was live there. It was a … Read more

Umpire’s ‘Blown’ Check-Swing Call Ends Epic Dodgers-Giants Series and Stuns Fans

Wilmer Flores of the Giants struckout on what many believe was a failed check-swing call by first base umpire Gabe Morales. The outs retained the Dodgers’ 2-1 win in Thursday’s Game 5, which enabled the team to advance to the National League Championship Series against Atlanta. The chances of a Giants rally seemed slim at … Read more

2021 MLB Playoffs – Keys to NLDS Game 5 Between San Francisco Giants and Los Angeles Dodgers

07:00 ET Alden Gonzalez Close to ESPN Staff Writer Joined ESPN in 2016 to beat the Los Angeles Rams Previously covered the Angels for MLB.com Tim Keown Close to ESPN Senior Writer Senior Writer for ESPN The Magazine Columnist for ESPN.com Author of five books (3 NYT bestsellers) Including the postseason, the San Francisco Giants … Read more

Mookie Betts, Los Angeles Dodgers blow out San Francisco Giants to even NLDS

San Francisco Giants, Los Angeles Dodgers and sudden death — it’s only good. The Giants and Dodgers, two of the oldest rivals in the sport, were separated by one game over the course of a 162 game season and two runs in a 19 game season. Now, after a Walker Buehler-powered Dodgers win on Tuesday … Read more

Los Angeles Dodgers thwarted by ‘crazy’ winds as San Francisco Giants win Game 3 thanks to Evan Longoria HR

LOS ANGELES — Immediately, nine innings into a game that was surprisingly devoid of action, it seemed as if an entire ballpark believed that Gavin Lux had tied the score with his Los Angeles Dodgers to their last out. “My stomach sank quite a bit when it hit it,” said San Francisco Giants third baseman … Read more