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VIDEO: Carl Crawford And Chone Figgins Discuss Jackie Robinson’s Legacy

Your browser does not support iframes. Sixty-seven years after Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier playing for the Brooklyn Dodgers, the Los Angeles Dodgers were on the field against their storied rival, San Francisco Giants. Robinson played one season with Kansas City Monarchs in the Negro Baseball League. Dodgers president Branch Rickey convinced Robinson to sign with the Dodgers, becoming the first A ...

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VIDEO: Juan Uribe Hits A Home Run Off Giants Pitcher Tim Lincecum

Your browser does not support iframes. The Los Angeles Dodgers were on the road, looking to win their fourth straight as they began a three-game set with the San Francisco Giants on Jackie Robinson Day in MLB. Giants starter Tim Lincecum got through the first inning with relative ease and was working his way through another inning in the second, retiring Yasiel Puig and Andre Ethier. Former Giant and teamma ...

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Video: Tommy Lasorda Speaks About Jackie Robinson’s Legacy

Your browser does not support iframes. All throughout Major League Baseball today, players will donning the number 42 in honor of Jackie Robinson. On this day 67 years ago, Robinson became the first black man to participate in an MLB game when he took the field for the Brooklyn Dodgers. Since that iconic day, Robinson cemented himself in baseball history by being extremely successful and setting a standard ...

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VIDEO: Dodgers Defeat Giants In First Home Win Under Guggenheim Owners

Your browser does not support iframes. Six days after the sale of the Los Angeles Dodgers to the Guggenheim group was finalized, the Dodgers fittingly were playing the San Francisco Giants in the first home game under the new ownership. Magic Johnson had the honor of announcing Vin Scully's famed phrase, "It's time for Dodger baseball!" and the Boys in Blue took over from there. Ted Lilly quieted the Giants ...

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This Day In Dodger History: Jackie Robinson Makes MLB Debut

Born on January 31, 1919, Jack Roosevelt "Jackie" Robinson eventually grew up to be one of the most amazing athletes the world had ever seen. He attended UCLA and became the first athlete to letter in four varsity sports: baseball, basketball, football and track. After spending two years in the army, Robinson decided to take his baseball career to the next level after being recruited by the Dodgers in 1945. ...

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VIDEO: Adrian Gonzalez’s Four-Game Home Run Streak

Your browser does not support iframes. Adrian Gonzalez began the season on a slow note and was hitting .189 entering Wednesday's game with the Detroit Tigers. Gonzalez would only get one hit in the game, though an important one -- a solo home run in the bottom of the ninth inning that began the Los Angeles Dodgers' comeback bid. The Dodgers wound up dropping the game to the Tigers in extra innings, but Gonz ...

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VIDEO: Dee Gordon Steals Four Bases During Sunday’s Game In Arizona

Los Angeles Dodgers second baseman Dee Gordon channeled his inner Flash like never before in Sunday's win against the Arizona Diamondbacks. Gordon has stolen nine bases over his past nine games and four of those were accumulated on Sunday. After drawing a walk from Trevor Cahill to leadoff the game, the speedy second baseman stole his first base of the game with Yasiel Puig at bat. After being walked again ...

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VIDEO: Alex Guerrero Hits Three-Run Home Run In Debut With Isotopes

Cuban infielder Alex Guerrero seems to be completely recovered from an oblique injury suffered days before Opening Night against the San Diego Padres. He was added to the Triple-A roster on Saturday and played in his first game for the Albuquerque Isotopes on Sunday. The 27-year-old wasted no time getting back in the rhythm of the game as he went 3-for-4 with a double and a three-run homer in an 8-3 loss to ...

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Dodgers Highlight Of The Week: Crawford’s Walk-Off Double Vs. Tigers

Dating back to April 6, the Los Angeles Dodgers have a 5-1 record, and one can only imagine the kind of performances from the team as 38 runs were scored over the span of these six games. With Matt Kemp and Hanley Ramirez both homering twice against the San Francisco Giants last Sunday and Adrian Gonzalez homering in four consecutive games, the team has had a plethora of amazing performances this week. Desp ...

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VIDEO: Diamondbacks And Dodgers Brawl After Zack Greinke Hit By Pitch

Your browser does not support iframes. The Los Angeles Dodgers and Arizona Diamondbacks have played three games this season, with the Dodgers winning each and and neither team showing any carryover from the heated moments that encompassed some of last season's meetings. Zack Greinke will start for the Dodgers against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday, and it was Greinke who was at the center of a benches ...

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