Puig apologizes, likely back Saturday

Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig was benched on Friday for showing up late, but the punishment likely won't extend into the weekend.

Ryu chased early, Dodgers comeback falls short

The Giants scored six runs in the first inning off Hyun-jin Ryu, all with two outs, sending the Dodgers to an 8-4 loss on Friday at Dodger Stadium and their first defeat in a home opener since 2007.

Puig benched for being late

Dodgers outfielder showed up to the home opener at Dodger Stadium on Friday and was benched. Matt Kemp, just activated off the DL, starts in Puig's place.

Kemp activated from DL

Matt Kemp will make his 2014 debut in Friday's home opener against the Giants, just activated off the disabled list, though he's not starting. To make room for him on the active roster, the Dodgers...

Dodgers look for more from heart of the order

The Dodgers are 4-1 on the season, but 3-4-5 hitters Hanley Ramirez, Adrian Gonzalez and Andre Ethier are a combined 8-for-55 (.145).

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