Posted November 02, 2011 on AP on Fox
The Los Angeles Dodgers added outfielder Alfredo Silverio and first baseman-outfielder Scott Van Slyke to their 40-man roster. Silverio batted .306 with 16 home runs and 85 RBIs last season with Double-A Chattanooga, and earned selection to the All-Star Futures Game in July. Van Slyke won the Southern League batting title with a .348 average and had 20 homers and 92 RBIs for Chattanooga. He was named the Dodgers' minor league player of the year. He is a son of former All-Star outfielder Andy Van Slyke.

Dodgers Dynamic Trio Take Home Gold

I had pretty much figured Clayton Kershaw would win his first National League Gold Glove award this year, though you know how it goes, so you can never be too sure. As for Matt Kemp and Andre Ethier, well it would be pretty sweet, but didn't give them a shot whatsoever of winning. But hey what do you know? the dynamic trio took home the gold in the 2011 Rawlings Gold...

Dodgers Matt Kemp Earns Second Silver Slugger

The Los Angeles Dodgers and Louisville Slugger today announced that outfielder Matt Kemp won his second-career Silver Slugger Award. The awards were handed out in a special hour-long telecast on MLB Network. After winning a Rawlings Gold Glove Award the day before , Kemp became the first-ever Dodger to take home both a Gold Glove and Silver Slugger in multiple seasons after also doing so in 2009.

Dodgers owner to pay ex-wife $131M in divorce settlement

Los Angeles Dodgers owner Frank McCourt has been ordered to pay his ex-wife $131 million by the end of April as part of the couple's divorce settlement. McCourt will save $1 million per month if he pays Jaime McCourt the money by April 30, 2012. Frank McCourt reached an agreement with Major League Baseball this week to sell the team in an auction. The club previously filed...

Dodgers Sign Juan Rivera

With the joyous news that Frank McCourt's toxic reign at Chavez Ravine will soon be ending, it is easy for fans to forget that the Dodgers still have a flawed, punchless lineup outside of MVP-candidate Matt Kemp. Today Los Angeles took a baby step toward fixing that problem, as the team announced that they have signed outfielder Juan Rivera to a one-year contract. The move...

For A Billion Dollars, You Too Can Own Tommy Lasorda (and His Diet)

Frank McCourt has agreed to sell the Dodgers, succombing to the pressure of the “evil” Bud Selig (and likeminded owners who don’t want their product associated with a rich womanizer…ignoring the fact that half the bodies in their clubhouses qualify under said category). That leaves quite the predicament, who is paying a BILLION dollars for season tickets to the Los Angeles...

Kemp nets Silver Slugger for monster year

The stream of hardware continued on Wednesday for Matt Kemp, who received his second Louisville Slugger Silver Slugger Award as one of the three best hitting outfielders in the National League.

Q & A: What's next for the Dodgers?

Questions and answers about the sale process, and what it means for the future of the team. Don't expect Prince Fielder in Dodger blue.Frank McCourt agreed late Tuesday to sell the Dodgers, ushering in an unusual season of the hot stove league in Los Angeles. Along with arguing over the merits of prospective free agents and trade candidates for their team, Dodgers fans can spend...

Movember MLB Mustache Madness: Wild Card, Round 1 - Colletti vs. Williams

The MLB Movember Mustache Madness Wild Card bracket is only getting wilder. Mustachioed men don't just play the game, they also build the teams. These two general managers each bring a little something different to our bracket, and no, I'm not talking about Colletti's toupee. Ned Colletti How can a man with such great hair on his lip make such a bad choice with the...

Los Angeles Dodgers Up for Sale

Frank McCourt fought for two years to maintain control of one of baseball's most prized and storied franchises, but the McCourt era is nearing and end after the team owner reached an agreement Tuesday night with Major League Baseball. Dodgers: The Changeup So, what's next for the Los Angeles Dodgers? The McCourt-Major League Baseball dispute might start winding down as...

NL West Notes: Dodgers, Cook, Bell, Hill

The Dodgers are nearing a deal with Juan Rivera and have drawn interest from a high-profile potential buyer. Here are more notes from the division... Dodgers owner Frank McCourt will get at least $1 billion if he agrees to sell the team, according to Jon Heyman of (on Twitter). Dodger Stadium and its surrounding parking lots will likely be included in any sale.  Aaron...

McCourt, MLB agree to process to sell Dodgers

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Embattled Los Angeles Dodgers owner Frank McCourt and Major League Baseball reached an agreement late Tuesday to sell one of the sport's most storied franchises, ending a seven-year term that saw the team's return to the playoffs but was mired in legal troubles capped by its ...
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