@latimes sports columnist and regular panelist on @ESPN's Around The Horn.

Dodgers' hiring of executive Andrew Friedman signals a cultural shift

latimes.com — A week after the abrupt end to one of their most disappointing postseasons, the Dodgers made a move that could change a culture. Andrew Friedman, a 37-year-old former investment banker who built the Tampa Bay Rays into perennial contenders with low payrolls and plentiful statistics, is in.

Bill Plaschke: A cultural shift for Dodgers

sacbee.com — LOS ANGELES_A week after the abrupt end to one of their most disappointing postseasons, the Dodgers made a move that could change a culture. Andrew Friedman, a 37-year-old former investment banker who built the Tampa Bay Rays into perennial contenders with low payrolls and plentiful statistics, is in.

It's a losing battle as UCLA's Mora and Ulbrich have at each other

latimes.com — There was shouting. There was stalking. There was pointing. One guy jabbed his hand in the direction of the other guy's midsection. The other guy responded by calmly placing his hands on his adversary's head. It was a heated encounter filled with the trademark UCLA football aggression, brimming with the famed Bruins fight, marred by one tiny problem.

Bill Plaschke: Colletti could lose his job after Dodgers' quick playoff exit

sacbee.com — LOS ANGELES_The Dodgers are laying most of the blame for their underachieving team on the man who constructed it. Ned Colletti is absorbing the heat for the Dodgers' October fizzle and could soon lose his job as general manager over it.

Ned Colletti could lose his job after Dodgers' quick exit from playoffs

latimes.com — The Dodgers are apparently laying the blame for their underachieving team on the man who constructed it. Indications are that Ned Colletti is absorbing the heat for the Dodgers' October fizzle and could soon lose his job over it. Mark Walter, chairman of Guggenheim Baseball, would not comment on the team's plans when interviewed Tuesday night in St.

Bill Plaschke:There's enough blame to go around for this Dodgers debacle

sacbee.com — ST. LOUIS - The failure ended with baseball's best pitcher turning his back to home plate, dropping his hands to his knees and his head toward the ground, shadowed by a Gateway Arch that hovers over the Dodgers like a pendulum over a pit.

There's enough blame to go around for this Dodgers debacle

latimes.com — The failure ended with baseball's best pitcher turning his back to home plate, dropping his hands to his knees and his head toward the ground, shadowed by a Gateway Arch that hovers over the Dodgers like a pendulum over a pit.

Dodgers using Scott Elbert in key spot is one for the birds

latimes.com — The richest sports payroll in history is now one loss from a second consecutive postseason elimination after trying to win a game with a $240-million question. Scott Elbert? In the seventh inning of a tie score in a tied division series with the St.

Bill Plaschke: Resilient Dodgers escape near disaster

sacbee.com — LOS ANGELES_It was a swing for the memories. It was a swing for their lives. Moments after another dreadful Dodger pitching collapse against the St. Louis Cardinals Saturday night, Matt Kemp lifted all of Dodger Stadium at the end of a stick with an eighth-inning home run that might be still floating somewhere above Pasadena.

Resilient Dodgers escape near disaster

latimes.com — Another dreadful Dodgers collapse has become a thunderous Dodgers memory. Moments after a Dodgers bullpen collapse Saturday, Matt Kemp took a freshly tied score and knocked a pitch deep over the Dodger Stadium left-field fence for an eighth-inning leadoff home run against the St.
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Oct 19, 2014

Every college season needs villian and FSU continues to fill the role perfectly..Winston and Fisher amaze and enrage...Final 4 needs them.

Oct 19, 2014

Would love to see FSU-ND rematch in Rose Bowl..

Oct 18, 2014

Hard to imagine KState surviving rest of their schedule, but they would be a KC Royals type story if they do...

Oct 18, 2014

First tweet ever about Oklahoma football but, seriously, Stoops can't blame Hunnicutt for miss FG after such horrible goal-line playcalling

Oct 16, 2014

Must every game be followed by a shot of owners in suits high-fiving and woofing in their suite?

Oct 16, 2014

Dodger fans can be crushed and angry, but mostly, right now, they should be jealous..Congrats to Giant org that does it right...

Oct 16, 2014

Ishikawa's blast doesn't compare to the blast Matheny will be feeling back in St. Louis...many first guessed his handlng of pitching tonight

Oct 14, 2014

More on this in my column for @latimes coming later...huge transformation day for Dodgers, once again, only in Hollywood.

Oct 14, 2014

Colletti's greatest achievement was going to two consecutive NLCS 2008-09 when Frank McCourt was burning franchise down around him..

Oct 14, 2014

Colletti no villian here, five postseasons in nine years, great run, one of best baseball guys working, left LA much better place..

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