CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

3484 results for "mark saxon"

Page of 213
  1. Mark Saxon



    Mark Saxon is a staff writer for ESPNLosAngeles.com. He spent six years at the Orange County Register, and began his career at the Oakland Tribune, where he started an 11-year journey covering Major League Baseball. He has also covered colleges, including USC football and UCLA basketball.

  2. Are rehabbing pitchers the new market inefficiency?

    Mark Saxon

    LOS ANGELES -- Brett Anderson estimates that half the teams in baseball checked in on him early in the offseason. By the winter meetings, the serious suitors were down to fewer than half a dozen, he said. Within a few weeks, the Los Angeles Dodgers s...

    Blog | January 21, 2015
  3. Dodgers done with SP search?

    AJ Mass

    On Wednesday, the Los Angeles Dodgers put the finishing touches on a one-year, $10 million contract with pitcher Brett Anderson and in the process likely put the finishing touches on their 2015 rotation as well. As Mark Saxon of ESPN Los Angeles ...

    Blog | January 02, 2015
  4. 2014 highs and lows both involve Kershaw

    Mark Saxon

    There were times when the 2014 Dodgers looked capable of breaking the team's 26-year World Series parade drought. Clayton Kershaw, the game's most talented pitcher, was usually on the mound at those moments. Yasiel Puig, the team's most talented play...

    Blog | December 31, 2014
  5. Los Angeles Dodgers finalize deal with Brett Anderson, designate ...

    Mark Saxon

    The Los Angeles Dodgers finalized a one-year, $10 million contract with pitcher Brett Anderson on Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | December 31, 2014
  6. Dodgers still searching for bullpen help

    Mark Saxon

    LOS ANGELES -- The Dodgers now have what they like to call a "highly functional roster," which of course invites the question of what last year's group -- which somehow sputtered and bickered its way to 94 wins -- was. Most people who were around ...

    Blog | December 23, 2014
  7. Los Angeles Dodgers' trade of Matt Kemp in limbo as San Diego Pad...

    Mark Saxon

    The San Diego Padres were reviewing medical information before signing off on a trade for Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp with a Thursday deadline fast approaching.

    Story | Conversation | December 18, 2014
  8. Audio results for "mark saxon"

  9. Moves have makings of a master plan

    Mark Saxon

    LOS ANGELES -- Brandon McCarthy pitches in a statistically extreme way, so it makes sense he pays close attention to some of his numbers. For example, he allowed 2.13 ground balls for every fly ball he gave up last season, which isn't terribly surpri...

    Blog | December 17, 2014
  10. Los Angeles Dodgers designate Brian Wilson for assignment

    Mark Saxon

    The Los Angeles Dodgers designated veteran reliever Brian Wilson for assignment Tuesday to clear room on the 40-man roster for newly signed starting pitcher Brandon McCarthy.

    Story | Conversation | December 16, 2014
  11. Trading Kemp all about restoring functionality

    Mark Saxon

    SAN DIEGO -- One of the reasons the Los Angeles Dodgers hired this new group of well-educated, secretive men to overhaul their baseball operations department -- from its philosophies to the players it pays -- is because these guys don't care if they ...

    Blog | December 11, 2014
  12. Could Haren go to Angels?

    AJ Mass

    Although Dan Haren was just dealt to the Miami Marlins, there's a chance the pitcher could retire rather than leave the Los Angeles area. As Mark Saxon of ESPN Los Angeles notes, "last month (Haren said) that he likely would retire and leave $10 mill...

    Blog | December 11, 2014
  13. Los Angeles Dodgers trade Dan Haren, Dee Gordon for Howie Kendric...

    Mark Saxon

    The Los Angeles Dodgers overhauled their infield and shook up the third day of the winter meetings with trades with the Miami Marlins and Los Angeles Angels that involved eight players.

    Story | Conversation | December 10, 2014
  14. Los Angeles Dodgers acquire Howie Kendrick from Angels

    Mark Saxon

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have acquired second baseman Howie Kendrick from the Los Angeles Angels for left-handed pitcher Andrew Heaney, a player they acquired just hours earlier from the Miami Marlins.

    Story | Conversation | December 10, 2014
  15. Los Angeles Dodgers close to 4-year deal with free agent RHP Bran...

    Free-agent pitcher Brandon McCarthy has agreed to a four-year, $48 million contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers, sources told ESPNLosAngeles.com's Mark Saxon late Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | December 10, 2014
  16. What is the Dodgers' next step?

    Mark Saxon

    SAN DIEGO -- One baseball executive, speaking about the deal that, when it's finalized, will send Dee Gordon and Dan Haren to the Miami Marlins for four prospects headlined by former first-round pitcher Andrew Heaney said, "[Andrew Friedman] just mad...

    Blog | December 10, 2014
  17. Don Mattingly rolling with the changes

    Mark Saxon

    SAN DIEGO -- Los Angeles Dodgers manager Don Mattingly said he had been in touch with president of baseball operations Andrew Friedman at various times throughout a topsy-turvy Tuesday at the winter meetings, a day in which the Dodgers reportedly con...

    Blog | December 10, 2014
  18. Dodgers' Plan B could be Cole Hamels

    Mark Saxon

    SAN DIEGO -- The talk at the winter meetings so far has been that as Jon Lester waits to decide where he'll pitch, everybody else -- especially the other free-agent pitchers -- waits with him. One agent who represents one of those pitchers and kno...

    Blog | December 09, 2014