Game 93: When 1-for-15 with runners in scoring position doesn’t cut it.

Andrew Toles catch

Dodgers center fielder Andrew Toles makes a leaping catch alongside Yasiel Puig, right, in the Dodgers’ 2-1 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday. (Getty Images)

The Dodgers flirted with disaster and lost 2-1 in 12 innings to the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday. The box score is here.

Trayce Thompson was placed on the 15-day disabled list and Zach Walters was recalled from Triple-A Oklahoma City.

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Game 92: Chris Taylor makes his mark in the desert.

Chris Taylor

The Dodgers acquired Chris Taylor (center) from the Seattle Mariners in June for Zach Lee. (Getty Images)


Chris Taylor had six RBIs, including a grand slam for his first major league home run, in the Dodgers’ 13-7 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks. The box score is here.

Andre Ethier‘s fractured right tibia hasn’t completely healed, and the veteran outfielder has no timetable to begin a minor league rehab assignment. Clayton Kershaw might return as early as Thursday against the Washington Nationals.

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As hope for full coverage dies, SportsNet LA ratings go up.

SportsNet LA

Boosted by the addition of new Charter subscribers, SportsNet LA saw a ratings bump in the first half of the 2016 season. (Photo courtesy of SportsNet LA)

A funny thing happened when MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred met with the media this week prior to the All-Star Game: no one asked him about the Dodgers’ television situation.

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Dodgers announce the signing of three late-round 2016 draft picks.

The Dodgers announced Friday that they’ve signed three more players from their 2016 draft class: right-handed pitcher Chris Mathewson out of Long Beach State (19th round), right-hander Conor Costello out of Oklahoma State (32nd round) and high school right-hander Kevin Malisheshki from Wauconda, IL (38th round).D

The Dodgers have signed 33 of their 42 selections from the 2016 draft. The deadline for teams to sign their draft picks is today; the team is thought to have one or more draft picks signed but still unannounced. The Dodgers have signed all of their first 11 picks.

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