• Alex Wood, newly crowned All-Star, is one of the coolest stories of the baseball season

    The Comeback "Major League Baseball announced the All-Star Game fill-ins Friday, sending a group of worthy honorees to Miami. Chris Archer is one of the best pitchers in baseball, Robinson Cano is a future Hall of Famer, Justin Upton is having a renaissance season and Roberto Osuna, Chris Devenski and Brandon..." July 08

  • Alex Wood reportedly still dealing with sternum discomfort

    Larry Brown Sports "Alex Wood might not be returning to the Dodgers rotation any time soon. Andy McCullough of the Los Angeles Times reports on Thursday that Wood has flown home for further examination by team doctors, having progressed more slowly than the Dodgers had hoped. Manager Dave Roberts also said that,..." June 02

  • Dodgers Place Alex Wood On DL, Select Contract Of Brandon Morrow

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Dodgers are placing left-hander Alex Wood on the 10-day disabled list due to inflammation in his left SC joint, tweets Bill Plunkett of the Orange County Register. In a corresponding move, the Dodgers have selected the contract of veteran right-hander Brandon Morrow, shifting fellow righty..." May 29

  • Dodgers pitcher Alex Wood gets another chance to audition for starting rotation

    Los Angeles Times "In the summer before his junior year of high school, Alex Wood sat at a computer and composed a series of emails. He addressed them to the coaches at the 15 to 20 colleges where he wanted to play baseball. He was a gangly left-hander from Charlotte, N.C., with a goofy delivery, but he exhibited..." April 20