Jansen: Dodgers 'still the best team in baseball' after snapping losing skid

Kenley Jansen couldn't care less about the Cleveland Indians' 20-game win streak.The Los Angeles Dodgers closer was given the daunting task of locking down his club's first win in 12 games Tuesday, and he pulled through with 1 1/3 innings versus the rival San Francisco Giants.Though the Dodgers hadn't won

Dodgers' Turner: 'Right now, we're the worst team in baseball'

Justin Turner is not mincing any words.Turner's Los Angeles Dodgers continued their epic September slide on Sunday, losing their 10th game in a row and 15th in their last 16 contests by an 8-1 score against the visiting Colorado Rockies. After holding a 21-game lead in the NL West on

Cuban legend Tiant: Castro 'hampered the development of baseball'

A day after the death of former Cuban president and revolutionary Fidel Castro, many athletes have commented on the impact the controversial leader had on the country's people, particularly through the sport of baseball.Luis Tiant, widely considered one of the best players to defect from Cuba and play in the

Mets GM: Tebow signing 'was strictly driven by baseball'

New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson appreciates the novelty of the situation, but is adamant the organization signed former NFL quarterback Tim Tebow with the intention of having him reach the majors."While I and the organization, I think, are mindful of the novel nature of this situation, this decision