Los Angeles Teams

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

The Dodgers' Adrian Gonzalez will get two days off. He will return to the lineup Tuesday at Milwaukee.

Stats & Info

There's a reason they're the aces

For these four teams, their ace pitchers might as well be gold. And the drop off from their stats in comparison to all others should give you a good idea of why.

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

Clayton Kershaw, who starts for the Dodgers on Sunday night at Pittsburgh, had a 1.77 ERA, a 0.86 WHIP and a 7.7 strikeout-to-walk ratio when he won Cy Young and MVP awards in 2014. This season, Kershaw has a 1.57 ERA, a 0.67 WHIP and a 20.1 K/BB.

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Lakers will move fast on Whiteside (1:03)
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Crisp breaks open game for A's (0:32)

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

The Dodgers' Kenta Maeda made a cool $1 million Saturday despite losing to the Pirates. An incentive in his contract, one of many, triggered the bonus after his 15th start. Maeda did pitch well outside of two home runs by Andrew McCutchen. The Dodgers lost 6-1 to Pittsburgh.

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

Pirates 6, Dodgers 1, Final. Dodgers have now lost two consecutive after a six-game win streak.

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McCutchen goes deep twice in Pirates' win (0:38)

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

Scott Van Slyke delivers the Dodgers' first hit off Pirates starter Jeff Locke, a double to lead off the sixth inning.

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

The Pirates' Jeff Locke has retired the first 15 Dodgers to come to the plate. Pirates lead 1-0, B5.

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

No hits through three innings in Pittsburgh as Dodgers and Pirates "clash."

Stats & Info

Will Goff make the difference?

The Rams may have had some significant losses in the offseason, but they did have one very significant gain that they believe could make the difference of them being contenders -- Jared Goff.

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

OF Will Venable (DFA on Friday) has been outrighted and accepted his assignment to Triple-A Oklahoma City.

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

The Dodgers have called up infielder Chris Taylor from Triple-A Oklahoma City. Pitcher Nick Tepesch has been designated for assignment after making a lone start with the club Friday night at Pittsburgh.