Los Angeles Dodgers


SAN FRANCISCO -- San Francisco Giants first baseman Brandon Belt reached agreement Saturday on a $79 million, six-year contract that takes him through the 2021 season.


SAN FRANCISCO -- Hunter Pence hit a grand slam in the eighth, Joe Panik drove in three runs and keyed San Francisco's comeback, and the Giants beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 12-6 in their home opene


PHOENIX -- Chicago White Sox first baseman Adam LaRoche said he planned to retire and walk away from a $13 million salary after being told by the team president to cut down the time his son spent


For all the talent the Dodgers have stockpiled with their endless funds the last few seasons, they've failed to reach the World Series.