Kenta Maeda suffers fifth loss as Rockies beat Dodgers

Baseball / MLB Jul 1, 2018

Kenta Maeda suffers fifth loss as Rockies beat Dodgers

Kenta Maeda suffered his fifth loss of the season on Saturday after yielding three runs in a seven-inning outing in the Los Angeles Dodgers' 3-1 loss to the Colorado Rockies. Maeda (5-5) struck out nine but gave up three runs on five hits and two ...

Maeda set to return as Dodgers face Rangers

Baseball / MLB Jun 13, 2018

Maeda set to return as Dodgers face Rangers

Los Angeles Dodgers right-hander Kenta Maeda will be activated off the disabled list and make his next start Wednesday in the second game of an interleague series against the Texas Rangers, manager Dave Roberts announced Tuesday. Maeda was placed on the 10-day disabled list with ...

Yankees' Masahiro Tanaka joins three other Japanese pitchers on DL

Baseball / MLB Jun 10, 2018

Yankees' Masahiro Tanaka joins three other Japanese pitchers on DL

The New York Yankees said Saturday right-hander Masahiro Tanaka has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with mild strains in both hamstrings. Tanaka becomes the latest Japanese pitcher on MLB's disabled list, following Yu Darvish (Chicago Cubs, triceps tendonitis), Kenta Maeda (Los Angeles Dodgers, ...

Dodgers hurler Kenta Maeda placed on 10-day DL with hip strain

Baseball / MLB May 31, 2018

Dodgers hurler Kenta Maeda placed on 10-day DL with hip strain

Los Angeles Dodgers right-hander Kenta Maeda was placed on the 10-day disabled list Wednesday with a right hip strain. Maeda was removed from his start against the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday in the second inning and a subsequent MRI revealed the injury, sending him to ...

Kenta Maeda ready for fresh start with Dodgers

Baseball / MLB Mar 25, 2018

Kenta Maeda ready for fresh start with Dodgers

by Jim Allen

This spring has been a homecoming for pitcher Kenta Maeda, who will be back in the Los Angeles Dodgers rotation after spending time as a reliever last autumn. After a couple of limited stints in the bullpen during the season, Maeda was an effective short ...

Maeda to make spot start for Dodgers against Angels

Baseball / MLB Jun 25, 2017

Maeda to make spot start for Dodgers against Angels

Kenta Maeda will make a spot start on Tuesday against the Los Angeles Angels, to give the rotation an extra day of rest, Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said Saturday. Maeda made a spot start for the same purpose on June 18 and impressed, ...

Baseball / MLB Jun 16, 2017

Dodgers' Maeda returns to starting rotation

Los Angeles Dodgers right-hander Kenta Maeda will start on Sunday against the Cincinnati Reds and the rest of the rotation will all receive an extra day of rest, Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said Thursday. Maeda lost his spot in the starting rotation last week and ...

Baseball / MLB Jun 8, 2017

Dodgers drop Maeda from starting rotation

Struggling Los Angeles Dodgers right-hander Kenta Maeda has lost his spot in the starting rotation, manager Dave Roberts announced on Wednesday. Maeda, who went 16-11 last year, is currently 4-3 with a 5.16 ERA in 10 starts in his second season in the major leagues. He ...

Baseball / MLB May 12, 2017

Maeda lands on DL for first time in majors

Second-year right-hander Kenta Maeda was placed on the 10-day disabled list because of tightness in his left hamstring, the Los Angeles Dodgers said Thursday. Maeda, who in his longest start in the majors a day earlier came within two outs of a complete game against ...

Dodgers want to keep Maeda out of WBC

Baseball Jan 12, 2017

Dodgers want to keep Maeda out of WBC

The Los Angeles Dodgers do not intend to let right-hander Kenta Maeda play for Japan in the World Baseball Classic in March, a team source said Wednesday. The source said Andrew Friedman, the Dodgers' president of baseball operations, decided not to allow the 28-year-old hurler ...