Whatever the Dodgers do, it's clear that they've put a lot of pressure on themselves to win now, and in the season to come, that's how they will be judged.
For over half a century, Candlestick Park has been one of the most famous and recognizable, if not pleasant or attractive, buildings in San Francisco, but it will be demolished sometime in the coming months or years.
The St. Louis Cardinals, after winning the NL pennant, have been reasonably active in the post-season. Perhaps their highest profile move was signing shortstop Jhonny Peralta, formerly of the Detroit Tigers, to a four year $52 million dollar contract.
"Adam Wainwright acted like Hulk Hogan after he won Game 5 against the Pirates, so he shouldn't be saying anything about Mickey Mouse stuff." That's what former All-Star reliever and 4-time World Series champion Jeff Nelson told me.
Watching the sport, whether on television or in person, provides a cathartic release like none other.
For a group of fans who pride themselves on rooting for a team allegedly steeped in class. These tweets simply can't be ignored.
Photo by Mercury News Los Angeles, CA -- An elimination game no more, the Dodgers force a game six in St. Louis. L.A. opened up their bats to domin...
Being back in front of their home crowd, they did what they knew best, and that's to win. The Dodgers got back in this series with a 3-0 shutout win over the St. Louis Cardinals in the National League Championship Series.
With eight teams still left in the playoffs, baseball's biggest post-season battle, the one between platitude and tautologies, can begin.
On their final road trip of the season, San Francisco returned to Los Angeles to face their rivals. After going into extra innings, Adrian Gonzalez hit a walk-off single for the Dodgers 3-2 victory over the Giants.
With the NFL season now underway, the nation's highest revenue generating sport has resumed center stage.
On August 25th of this year, Matt Harvey, the star pitcher for the New York Mets, suffered an injury that will require Tommy John surgery and cost him the rest of this season and most of the next one.
With the season winding down there will be a no-win situation featuring Puig and that situation is the Rookie of the Year Award debate.
L.A. natives are so accustomed to beautiful weather year round, that it's often easy to forget what a special time of year summer is.
I'm pretty sure there's no more beautiful place to watch America's favorite pastime. The stadium has undergone numerous upgrades and renovations throughout its 51-year history, but it still retains its original '60s-era feel.
Scrapbooks are made for memorable moments. Within their treasured confines, they hold the highlights of lifetimes and preserve favorite pictures of milestone achievements. Baseball's All-Star Game is the perfect stage to fill those pages.