Dodgers' Hanley Ramirez vows to return sooner than expected
Shortstop had thumb surgery March 20 and was supposed to be back May 17, but Ramirez says he plans to play earlier than that. The team that has scored the fewest runs in the National League West got good news Tuesday when shortstop Hanley Ramirez said he plans to return well before the mid-May timetable set when he had thumb surgery.
Darvish falls one out shy of perfect game
April 2 (The Sports Xchange) - Japanese pitcher Yu Darvish came within one out of matching the greatest single-game pitching performances in Major League Baseball, striking out 14 while nearly throwing a perfect game for the Texas Rangers against the Houston Astros on Tuesday.
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White Sox to host Rangers in Civil Rights Game on Aug. 24
The seventh annual Civil Rights Game will be played in Chicago for the first time when the White Sox host the Texas Rangers on Aug. 24 at U.S Cellular Field. It will be the first Civil Rights Game for the Rangers but the third for the Sox. Major League Baseball created the game to pay tribute to those who fought on and off the field for equal rights in America. The game was played at Auto Zone Park in Memphis, Tenn., in 2007 and 2008, at Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati in 2009 and 2010 and at Turner Field …
Dodgers have ability — how about stability?
There's talent throughout L.A.'s roster, but chemistry and leadership are important too. Who will step up as the National League West team strives for success? There's talent throughout L.A.'s roster, but chemistry and leadership are important too. Who will step up as the National League West team strives for success?
Dodgers' Don Mattingly has relief in sight
Manager knows who will be the team's closer and who will be the set-up guys, a departure from the uncertainty of previous seasons. PHOENIX — If the Dodgers have a lead heading into the ninth inning on opening day, Manager Don Mattingly knows to whom he will turn: Brandon League.