Fitting Finale: Dodgers Win Title, Turner Tests Positive

ARLINGTON, Texas — No large dogpile, no champagne and a mask on nearly every face — the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrated their first World Series title since 1988 in a manner no one could have imagined prior to the coronavirus pandemic. They started the party...

Betts Gets Debut Souvenirs, Dodgers Top Giants 8-1 in Opener

LOS ANGELES — Mookie Betts singled in the seventh inning for his first hit as a Los Angeles Dodger, then signaled for the ball. That, along with the lineup card, is headed for a display in his house. “This is something I’ll always remember,” he said Thur...
Photo of Washington Nationals starting pitcher Max Scherzer with the trophy after Game 7 of the baseball World Series against the Houston Astros in Houston

MLB Stars Hammer Manfred Over ‘Piece of Metal’ Trophy Crack

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Players who have won a World Series — and those who have come up short — seethed Monday at Commissioner Rob Manfred's reference to the sport's championship trophy as merely a "piece of metal," saying that comment reflected a disconnect ...
Photo of Max Muncy running home to score

Max Muncy, Dodgers Agree to $26 Million, 3-Year Contract

LOS ANGELES — Infielder Max Muncy and the Los Angeles Dodgers agreed to a $26 million, three-year contract Thursday and avoided salary arbitration. Muncy gets a $4.5 million signing bonus, payable within 30 days of the deal's approval by Major League Baseba...