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Saturday, May 16, 2015 at 6:40 PM
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By Michael Duarte

Dodger Legends at Old Timers Game

Former Dodgers' players, Hall of Famers, and legends came out to the stadium...View gallery »

Sunday, Mar 23, 2014 at 9:18 PM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Dodgers Come Home 2-0

Dodgers Come Home 2-0

The Dodgers return home to play an exhibition series against Anaheim this week after sweeping the Opening Series in Australia. Read »

Friday, Mar 21, 2014 at 11:20 PM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Dodgers Opening Day Roster

Dodgers Opening Day Roster

The Dodgers are ready for Opening Day in Australia. On Friday, they released their final roster moves of Spring Training. Read »

Friday, Mar 7, 2014 at 2:31 PM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Dodgers-Angels Tests MLB Replay

Dodgers-Angels Tests MLB Replay

The Dodgers and Angels were part of a game featuring the MLB’s in-testing replay system on Thursday, and in the first inning of the game got to see the technology in use. Read »

Thursday, Feb 27, 2014 at 7:46 PM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Greinke, Carwford Sit With Injuries

Greinke, Carwford Sit With Injuries

The Dodgers saw two players suffer setbacks on Thursday with "minor" injuries. It did not take long for anxious fans to react to the news. Read »

Wednesday, Feb 26, 2014 at 7:13 PM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Dodgers Play Spring Opener

Dodgers Play Spring Opener

Baseball is back! The Dodgers played their first live exhibition of Spring Training on Wednesday against Arizona. Read »

Tuesday, Feb 25, 2014 at 4:04 PM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Dodgers' SportsNet LA Launches

Dodgers' SportsNet LA Launches

SportsNet LA launches Tuesday for all Dodger fans in the Los Angeles area with Time Warner Cable. All other fans will likely miss out on the programming for a while. Read »

Monday, Feb 24, 2014 at 10:10 AM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Dodgers Add Cuban Infielder

Dodgers Add Cuban Infielder

Cuban defector Esribel Arruebarrena will join fellow countrymates Yasiel Puig and Alexander Guerrero in Los Angeles after agreeing to a five-year, $25 million deal the Dodgers. Read »

Sunday, Feb 23, 2014 at 6:32 PM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Baseball America Names Dodgers Top Prospects

Baseball America Names Dodgers Top Prospects

Baseball America published their annual ranking of the top 100 prospects in baseball, and the Dodgers have four players on the list: Joc Pederson,, Corey Seager, Julio Urias and Zach Lee. Read »

Wednesday, Feb 19, 2014 at 1:35 PM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Who Will Be Dodgers' Starting 2B?

Who Will Be Dodgers' Starting 2B?

The Dodgers go into camp without a clear-cut favorite to start at second base despite multiple candidates in Guerrero, Gordon, Sellers, and Figgins. Read »

Tuesday, Feb 18, 2014 at 8:42 AM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Dodgers Play Opening Night on ESPN

Dodgers Play Opening Night on ESPN

The hype surrounding the Dodgers keeps getting bigger for 2014, and now they will kick off the MLB's Opening Night on ESPN's Sunday Night Baseball. Read »

Thursday, Feb 13, 2014 at 9:35 AM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Dodgers Agree To Deals With Ellis, Jansen

Dodgers Agree To Deals With Ellis, Jansen

The Dodgers avoided arbitration with all their 2013 eligibles after agreeing to contracts with A.J. Ellis and Kenley Jansen in February. Read »

Tuesday, Feb 11, 2014 at 10:22 AM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Dodgers Down Under

Dodgers Down Under

Opening the baseball season in Australia is not the Dodgers idea of a good time, and the players have come out to share their frustrations. Read »

Monday, Feb 10, 2014 at 8:54 AM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Dodger Spring Training Tips

Dodger Spring Training Tips

If you are a Dodgers fan headed out to Spring Training for the first time, be sure to look over this list of how to get the most out of your experience. Read »

Sunday, Feb 9, 2014 at 9:14 PM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Pitchers And Catchers Report

Pitchers And Catchers Report

Workouts for pitchers and catchers began this weekend in Arizona and Spring Training is underway for the Dodgers. While most of the roster is set, there a are few spots left that players are fighting for. Read »

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Shahan Ahmed Shahan Ahmed is a regular fixture at sporting events around Southern California. Shahan is in his fifth season covering the Los Angeles Lakers for NBC Los Angeles. Along with covering practices and shootarounds in LA, he has covered the team in Beijing, Shanghai, New York, Brooklyn, Miami, Cleveland, Las Vegas, Oklahoma City, Houston, San Diego and New Orleans. In addition, Shahan also covers the LA Rams, LA Clippers and special sports events around Southern California. Shahan also covers European football for Yahoo! Sports and has covered Premier League and La Liga matches in England and Spain, respectively.
Michael Duarte Michael J. Duarte is a Los Angeles-based writer covering the Dodgers for NBCLA. Born and raised in the City of Angels, Michael did his undergraduate work at the University of California Santa Barbara and a graduate program at the University of Southern California. Michael was awarded the Paul Lazarus Scholarship Award in 2004 for his writing and is the 2005 recipient of the prestigious Corwin Writing Award. In addition to sports writing, Michael is an avid runner and softball player.
James Neveau James is a Chicago-based sportswriter who has covered hockey for numerous publications and websites. He currently covers the Blackhawks and the Chicago Bears for NBC Chicago, and covers the Kings and the Ducks for NBCLA.
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Serena Williams Hits Back at 'Racist Comments' on Her Baby

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Dodgers Drop Opener to Giants

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Discover Your Dodgers: Ross Stripling

Discover Your Dodgers: Ross Stripling

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