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Clayton Kershaw provides opening night like no other in Bricktown

Marci Staude was in awe nearly two years ago at the crowd surrounding the Oklahoma City Dodgers bullpen to see a tall,...

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OKC Dodgers: Stars have been produced, so who's next?

A week ago, Joc Pederson started Los Angeles’ home run party with a deep blast to center field and five other teammates...

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OKC Dodgers journal: New field ready for season debut Thursday

The new grass of Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark was a pristine green in the sunshine Tuesday afternoon as Monte McCoy watched the...

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Clayton Kershaw expects to start season opener for OKC Dodgers or Tulsa Drillers

Clayton Kershaw will get an opening day start after all. The Los Angeles Dodgers ace pitcher threw a simulated game Saturday...

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OKC Dodgers journal: Locust Grove native Adrian Houser shines opposite Clayton Kershaw

San Antonio’s Adrian Houser, a Locust Grove graduate, returned to Oklahoma on Thursday and pitched opposite Clayton Kershaw....

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OKC Dodgers: Catching prospect Will Smith gets big test behind plate for Clayton Kershaw

With a little more than 2 hours until first pitch Thursday afternoon, Clayton Kershaw pulled up a chair next to Will Smith’s...

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    OKC Dodgers auction Clayton Kershaw jersey, raise $4,500 for charity

    Clayton Kershaw’s rehab start Thursday night brought big money for his charity. His signed No. 22 jersey from the game was sold...

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    OKC Dodgers offering free tickets following opening-night concession lines

    Clayton Kershaw starting opening day in Oklahoma City brought more than 12,000 fans to Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark on...

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    Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw pitches in front of mentor Skip Johnson

    Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw returned to Oklahoma City on Thursday to open his rehab assignment, and he got a chance...

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    OKC Dodgers journal: Clayton Kershaw pitches into fifth during rehab start

    Exactly 3 hours, 20 minutes before first pitch, Clayton Kershaw first stepped onto the new mound at Chickasaw Bricktown...

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    Clayton Kershaw completes 4 1/3 innings in rehab start with OKC Dodgers

    Clayton Kershaw completed 4 1/3 strong innings in his first start of the 2019 season as he works his way back from shoulder...

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    Promoting baseball runs in Mike Veeck's blood

    Mike Veeck learned baseball from his dad. Bill Veeck was a baseball pioneer. Ran three franchises over the course of four...

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    New field at the old ballpark

    Thursday is Opening Day (Night) in Oklahoma City as the Oklahoma City Dodgers begin a new season with a home game against San...

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    OKC Dodgers: Opening day roster for 2019 season

    Pitchers No.;;Name;;B/T;;Ht./Wt.;;School 14;;Stetson Allie;;R/R/;;6-2/244;;St. Edward (Ohio) High 21;;Joe...

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    OKC Dodgers: A look at new food offerings this season

    Oklahoma City Dodgers executive chef Will Fenwick is always thinking of new creations for Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark. He’s...

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    OKC Dodgers announce preliminary opening day roster

    With opening day two days away, the Oklahoma City Dodgers have set their preliminary roster. Three players who spent time with...

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    Morning Roundup: Clayton Kershaw to be OKC Dodgers' opening day starter

    Kershaw to pitch Thursday for OKC Dodgers Clayton Kershaw is coming to Oklahoma City. After throwing a bullpen session Monday...

    The expansion of the NCAA Tournament has diluted March Madness

    SportsMar 17, 2019

    In March 1993, Billy Tubbs’ Sooners went to Kansas City with a 19-10 record and lost 69-55 to Iowa State in the Big Eight Tournament quarterfinals. Those Sooners went 7-7 in a loaded Big Eight, tied for fifth. OU played a really good...

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    OKC Dodgers: Clayton Kershaw to start opening day on rehab assignment

    Clayton Kershaw is coming to Oklahoma City. After throwing a bullpen session Monday afternoon, it was determined the Los...

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    MiLB announces new pace-of-play initiatives

    Minor League Baseball has become a test subject for Major League Baseball’s effort to improve pace of play. This season will be...

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    Pro baseball: A look at Oklahomans in MLB, minor leagues entering opening day

    Here’s a look at players, coaches and managers with Oklahoma connections in professional baseball. The Major League Baseball...

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    #ThrowbackThursday: Play ball!

    We are running a #Throwback​Thursday image each week, showcasing Oklahoma’s history. Be sure to follow us on Twitter...

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    OKC Dodgers to host Fan Fest March 16

    The Oklahoma City Dodgers’ fifth annual free Fan Fest is set for Saturday, March 16, at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark. The...

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    OKC Dodgers announce 2019 promotions

    Marvel superheroes, the famous ZOOperstars! and multiple gate giveaways will highlight the upcoming Oklahoma City Dodgers’...

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    OKC Dodgers: Travis Barbary returning to manager role

    The Oklahoma City Dodgers introduced new manager Travis Barbary on Monday.

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    Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Blake Snell to accept Warren Spahn Award

    Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Blake Snell will accept the Warren Spahn Award, the award given annually to baseball’s top left-handed...

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    OKC Dodgers serving Dodger Dogs to working federal employees at Will Rogers World Airport

    The Oklahoma City Dodgers are delivering their famous Dodger Dogs as part of meals served to federal employees working at Will...

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    Dodgers name Travis Barbary new OKC manager

    Travis Barbary has spent a quarter of a century with the Los Angeles Dodgers in various roles. Now, he’s tasked with leading...

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    OU wrestling postpones Friday's match

    Tickets for Friday's contest will be honored at the rest of the Sooners' home duals this season.

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    OKC Dodgers win prestigious Bob Freitas Award

    The Oklahoma City Dodgers have been recognized as one of Minor League Baseball’s top franchises. The Dodgers were named the...

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    OKC Dodgers named finalist for Copa de le Diversión award

    The Oklahoma City Dodgers have been named one of five finalists to be awarded the inaugural Copa de le Diversión, or Fun Cup,...

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    Season preview: OKC Philharmonic teams with Thunder, Dodgers and Energy to launch Discovery Family Series

    The philharmonic will kick off its 2018-19 Discovery season by teaming up with the Oklahoma City Thunder, Dodgers and Energy at...

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    Muncy homer in 18th gives Dodgers win over Red Sox

    LOS ANGELES — Max Muncy ended the longest World Series game ever with a leadoff home run in the bottom of the 18th inning and...

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    OKC Dodgers hosting World Series Game 3 watch party

    For the second straight year, the Los Angeles Dodgers are in the World Series and local fans can watch the game on the big...

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    OKC Dodgers announce 2019 schedule

    Oklahoma City won its third division title in four seasons since becoming the Dodgers, and 2019 is already in the...

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    OKC Dodgers announce 2019 schedule

    Oklahoma City won its third division title in four seasons since becoming the Dodgers, and 2019 is already in the...

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    OKC Dodgers: Redbirds beat Dodgers, win series

    The Memphis Redbirds beat the Oklahoma City Dodgers 4-3 in 10 innings Sunday to win the best-of-five Pacific Coast League...

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    Game 4 of OKC Dodgers playoff series postponed

    Saturday's Triple A-playoff game between the Oklahoma City Dodgers and Memphis Redbirds at AutoZone Park was postponed due to...

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    Dodgers split playoff doubleheader

    Oklahoma City didn't bring its scorching-hot bats into the postseason, but the Dodgers managed to break even in a doubleheader...

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    Dodgers drop opening game of playoffs

    Three Memphis pitchers combined on a two-hitter and the Redbirds scratched out a pair of runs in their final at-bat to down...

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    OKC Dodgers playoff opener postponed against Memphis Redbirds

    The Oklahoma City Dodgers' playoff opener that was scheduled for Wednesday at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark has been postponed...

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    Los Angeles, OKC extend baseball affiliation through 2020

    The Oklahoma City Dodgers and Los Angeles Dodgers will remain partners for at least two more seasons. The Player Development...

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    OKC Dodgers: A look at the playoff series with Memphis

    The Oklahoma City Dodgers open the best-of-five playoff series with Memphis on Wednesday.

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    OKC Dodgers: OKC sweeps doubleheader against Colorado Springs to win division title

    The Oklahoma City Dodgers swept their doubleheader against the Colorado Springs Sky Sox Monday to win the Pacific Coast League...

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    OKC Dodgers: Dodgers top Sky Sox in suspended game

    After inclement weather suspended the Oklahoma City Dodgers' game against the Colorado Springs Sky Sox on Saturday, the Dodgers...

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    OKC wins final game of series

    The Oklahoma City Dodgers begin a five-game season ending series at Colorado Springs on Friday which will decide the division...

    Thunder's plummet on offense starts with elevated defense on Paul George

    SportsMar 22, 2019

    The Thunder trailed by 10 early to the Warriors as Russell Westbrook dribbled into a halfcourt set. That Westbrook and Paul George eventually crossed into each other’s path, derailing the possession, wasn’t the problem. It was something larger,...

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    OKC Dodgers: Iowa sweeps doubleheader against OKC

    The Iowa Cubs swept their doubleheader against the Oklahoma City Dodgers on Wednesday, winning the first game 1-0 and the...

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    OKC Dodgers: Houser tosses 7 solid innings, Sky Sox beat Dodgers 7-0

    Former Locust Grove High School star Adrian Houser pitched seven innings of five-hit ball as the Colorado Springs Sky Sox...

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    OKC Dodgers' Alex Verdugo, Manny Banuelos named to All-PCL Team

    Oklahoma City Dodgers star prospect Alex Verdugo and veteran left-handed pitcher Manny Banuelos were named to the All-Pacific...

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    OKC Dodgers: Farmer's homer lifts OKC over Colorado Springs

    Kyle Farmer hit a two-run homer in the sixth inning to help the Oklahoma City Dodgers beat the Colorado Springs Sky Sox 3-1 on...

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    OKC Dodgers: Corcino pitches OKC past Colorado Springs

    Daniel Corcino struck out seven in six innings of two-run ball to help the Oklahoma City Dodgers defeat the Colorado Springs...

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    OKC Dodgers: How Stetson Allie returned to a good place on the mound

    OKC Dodgers' Stetson Allie has gone from pitcher to position player and back to pitcher in his career. Now a flame-throwing...

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    Dodgers win series against Omaha

    Designated hitter Andrew Toles had two hits including an RBI double and scored two runs in the Dodgers win. Edwin Rios was...

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    OKC Dodgers: Taijeron, Garlick homer as OKC tops Omaha

    Travis Taijeron and Kyle Garlick each homered as the Oklahoma City Dodgers beat the Omaha Storm Chasers 5-2 Wednesday night.

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    OKC Dodgers fall to Iowa in extra innings

    For the second straight night, Oklahoma City manager Bill Haselman watched the end of the Dodgers’ game from the clubhouse....

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    OKC Dodgers: Triple A is Will Smith's latest challenge

    OKC Dodgers catcher Will Smith has flown through the farm system. His latest test is Triple A.

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    OKC Dodgers journal: Andrew Toles delivers slump buster

    Late Friday, OKC outfielder Andrew Toles broke out of a slump with a walk-off homer and triple.

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    OKC Dodgers: Hernandez pitches complete game, Omaha tops OKC 3-1

    Jack Lopez hit a sacrifice fly in the bottom of the 10th inning as the Omaha Storm Chasers beat the Oklahoma City Dodgers 1-0...

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    Kyle Garlick knocks in three in the ninth inning with triple

    The Dodgers scored six runs over the final three innings, including a four-run ninth inning.

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    OKC Dodgers: Redbirds throttle Dodgers 14-0

    The Memphis Redbirds defeated Oklahoma City 14-0 at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark on Saturday night, the most lopsided loss of...