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SPORTS DIGEST: With Machado, Dodgers aim for sixth straight division title

By Don Wanlass Staff Writer The Dodgers front office showed their fans last week that they are seriously in pursuit of a sixth straight National League West title when they traded four prospects and Breyvic Valera, a utility infielder who had played in 20 games this year, for Baltimore Orioles all-star shortstop Manny Machado. Machado Read More…

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SPORTS DIGEST: Dodgers, Angels hold division leads at All-Star break

The baseball All-Star break is generally considered the halfway point of the Major League Baseball season, even if all teams have already played more than 81 games in a 162-game schedule. The break came this year with both Los Angeles teams leading their divisions. The Dodgers, who have tormented their fans with their up-and-down play Read More…