The impact of the reigning NL champs swapping four players to Atlanta for Matt Kemp will be felt more on both teams' bottom lines than on the field.
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The Braves acquired veterans in need of a fresh start from the Dodgers, picking up Adrian Gonzalez, Brandon McCarthy, Scott Kazmir and Charlie Culberson in exchange for Matt Kemp.
It was a quiet week in Orlando, but for a quartet of clubs, it was practically dead silent. We tracked the rumor mill -- and found a group that generated almost no buzz whatsoever. What does that say about each?
The Dodgers' Cody Bellinger might see more time in the outfield in 2018 if first baseman Adrian Gonzalez is healthy.
Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer
Dave Roberts said he expects Kenta Maeda to be back in the Dodgers' rotation in 2018. Maeda shined after being shifted to a relief role for the 2017 postseason.
Bradford Doolittle ESPN Staff Writer
Dodgers manager Dave Roberts was asked how long it takes to get over a World Series loss in a Game 7. "I was over it until a second ago," Roberts deadpanned, before adding, "I'm not sure you ever get over it." The upshot is that Roberts says he expects his team to be as hungry as any team in the majors in 2018. L.A. is working on a streak of five straight division titles.
Inside Heat: McCullough discusses the Dodgers' strategy for the offseason, strained relationship with Adrian Gonzalez and more
Buster Olney talks to Andy McCullough of The Los Angeles Times about the Dodgers' strategy for the remainder of the offseason, the somewhat strained relationship between the club and Adrian Gonzalez and more.
The Chicago Cubs have agreed to terms on a two-year deal with free-agent reliever Brandon Morrow, sources confirmed to ESPN.
Shohei Ohtani, a 23-year-old Japanese right-hander with a 100 mph fastball and devastating left-handed swing, picked the Angels over six other teams, his agent said Friday.
Despite repeated warnings by MLB prior to Shohei Ohtani's decision to play for the Angels, sources told ESPN they wouldn't be surprised if there was an investigation into the process.
A star slugger to the Cardinals? A coveted young ace to the Dodgers? With baseball's winter meetings just days away, we offer a handful of deals that make sense for all sides.
The Japanese star could be a great pitcher or a not-so great pitcher in MLB. As a hitter, he might have a similar range. We mix and match the projections to find the most entertaining Ohtani.
The big righty might have struggled in the World Series, but he's still going to get paid this offseason as one of baseball's top free-agent pitchers.
Baseball's most coveted free agent has whittled down his list of likely landing spots. We make the case for each of the seven finalists to ink the two-way Japanese superstar.
Japanese superstar Shohei Ohtani has narrowed his choice to seven teams -- the Dodgers, Angels, Padres, Giants, Mariners, Rangers and Cubs -- according to multiple reports.
Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer
Apologies. Justin Turner of the Los Angeles Dodgers is at the StubHub Center to watch Chargers vs. Browns
MLB teams can begin bidding for star Shohei Ohtani after owners unanimously approved a deal for a new posting agreement with Nippon Professional Baseball.
Before a chat with World Series MVP George Springer (28:45), Buster Olney and Keith Law discuss where and when Giancarlo Stanton & Shohei Ohtani could land and more (4:10). Plus, "Inside Heat" on the Cardinals with Derrick Goold (41:58).
Six teams reportedly are "in" on the pursuit of free agent right-hander Yu Darvish.
The Marlins slugger reportedly could be traded before the winter meetings begin.
Hey, it's a rule that you have to include the Dodgers as a possibility for any player who will sign a $100 million-plus contract.
The agent for Shohei Ohtani, the star pitcher and outfielder, asked for written explanations in English and Japanese on how Ohtani would fit into each organization intending to bid and what makes the team attractive, The Associated Press is reporting.
Having three teams with triple-digit W's is rare, but MLB's power trio is just a few offseason tweaks from reaching the century mark again.
Will the Dodgers get aggressive this winter, or will they wait until next July to make repairs to their roster? Either way, they will still be a heavy favorite to win the NL West.
What do you get the team that has just about everything? How about just keeping the band together, starting with bringing back Brandon Morrow.