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Friday, Feb 7, 2014 at 6:18 PM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Dodgers Phasing Out Ticket Stubs

Dodgers Phasing Out Ticket Stubs

There was bad news for ticket stub collectors this week as the Dodgers announced their decision to use electronic bar codes instead of mailing tickets to season-ticket holders in 2014. Read »

Thursday, Feb 6, 2014 at 6:50 PM
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By Trevor O'Brien

How Much Are Dodger Season Tickets?

How Much Are Dodger Season Tickets?

The Dodgers are the hottest ticket in Los Angeles right now, and season tickets are reflecting that with a huge jump in prices. Read »

Friday, Jan 31, 2014 at 1:12 PM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Young Chooses Retirement Over Dodgers

Young Chooses Retirement Over Dodgers

The Dodgers only had Michael Young on their team for one month at the end of 2013, and it seemed they wanted to bring him back for next season. Young has chosen to retire instead. Read »

Thursday, Jan 30, 2014 at 7:14 PM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Dodgers Add Ellis Bobblehead

Dodgers Add Ellis Bobblehead

The Dodgers announced a surprise bobblehead addition this week with an A.J. Ellis bobble night tacked on to the promotional calendar in September. Read »

Tuesday, Jan 28, 2014 at 12:17 PM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Manny No Longer on Dodger Payroll

Manny No Longer on Dodger Payroll

Remember the Manny Ramirez glory days? And the huge contract bust that followed? Well in 2014 the Dodgers are finally finished paying off the retired outfielder. Read »

Tuesday, Jan 28, 2014 at 7:17 AM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Will You Get SportsNet LA?

Will You Get SportsNet LA?

While fans may be excited about the Dodgers new channel SportsNet LA, the reality has not settled for many that they may not get the channel right away. Read »

Saturday, Jan 25, 2014 at 6:40 PM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Dodgers Release SportsNet LA Details

Dodgers Release SportsNet LA Details

The Dodgers are ready to unleash SportsNet LA. The 24/7 Dodger TV
channel will be launched on February 25 and features the talents
of Vin Scully, Orel Hershiser and Nomar Garciaparra. Read »

Friday, Jan 24, 2014 at 6:48 PM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Dodgers Invite Prospects To Camp

Dodgers Invite Prospects To Camp

The Los Angeles Dodgers announced their Spring Training non-roster invites this week, and the list includes many of their up-and-coming prospects. Read »

Friday, Jan 24, 2014 at 10:02 AM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Kings to Play At Dodger Stadium

Kings to Play At Dodger Stadium

An ice rink on top of the Dodger Stadium infield? Chavez Ravine looks completely different as the LA Kings prepare for the NHL Stadium Series. Read »

Friday, Jan 24, 2014 at 8:18 AM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Figgins, Olivo Sign With Dodgers

Figgins, Olivo Sign With Dodgers

The Dodgers missed out on Tanaka, but made some minor moves this week by signing veteran players Miguel Olivo and Chone Figgins. Read »

Wednesday, Jan 22, 2014 at 5:37 PM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Tanaka Chooses New York

Tanaka Chooses New York

Masahiro Tanaka, one of the biggest names of the off-season, is now off the market after signing a seven-year, $155 million contract with the Yankees. Read »

Tuesday, Jan 21, 2014 at 11:42 PM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Dodgers Have $150M Payroll - in 2017

Dodgers Have $150M Payroll - in 2017

The Dodgers 2014 payroll is incredibly high, but it is not going to drop any time soon. They already have $150 million on the books for the 2017 season. Read »

Tuesday, Jan 21, 2014 at 10:12 AM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Dodgers' Wilson Wins Bobblehead Vote

Dodgers' Wilson Wins Bobblehead Vote

Brian Wilson will join the ranks of Dodger players to be immortalized in ceramic form after winning the 2014 Fan Vote Bobblehead. Read »

Friday, Jan 17, 2014 at 9:58 AM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Will Ramirez Be Next Dodger to Extend?

Will Ramirez Be Next Dodger to Extend?

After seeing Clayton Kershaw sign a record breaking extension, it seems like the Dodgers' deep pockets are practically endless. Is Hanley Ramirez next up? Read »

Friday, Jan 17, 2014 at 9:59 AM
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By Trevor O'Brien

Will Dodgers' Kemp be Healthy by Spring Training?

Will Dodgers' Kemp be Healthy by Spring Training?

Ned Colletti announced that the Dodgers will have Matt Kemp present in Spring Training. He has had his protective boot removed and is starting to hit. Read »

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Shahan Ahmed Shahan Ahmed covers the Los Angeles Lakers for NBCLA.com and has done so since 2012. He attends Los Angeles Lakers' practices, shootarounds, press conferences and home games. Along with covering the NBA Playoffs in LA for three seasons, Shahan has also covered the Lakers in New York, Cleveland, Las Vegas, San Diego, Beijing and Shanghai. Shahan has also covered the Premier League for Yahoo! Sports in London and Manchester, as well as Spanish Primera Liga in Barcelona and Seville.
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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