The Los Angeles Dodgers posted the best record in Major League Baseball in 2017, registering a 104-58 mark for the season. After going through the Arizona Diamondbacks and Chicago Cubs in the postseason, the Dodgers and Houston Astros have provided many great moments for seven games. The Astros had the second-best record in baseball with a 101-61 mark. Down 3-2 to the Astros, the Dodgers pulled out a win in Game 6 to force a Game 7 at Dodger Stadium. We take a look back at the Dodgers’ season in photos, from Opening Day until the playoffs.
Dodgers pitcher Kenta Maeda in NLDS Game 2 action. Photo by Dennis J. Freeman/News4usonline
Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Rich Hill beats an Arizona Diamondbacks runner to first base in Game 2 of the National League Division Series. Photo by Dennis J. Freeman/News4usonline
Los Angeles Dodgers third basean Justin Turner on the blue carpet of the Los Angeles Dodgers Foundations 3rd Annual Blue Diaond Gala June 8 at Dodger Stadium Photo by Dennis J Freeman for News4usonline
The great Maury Wills is greeted by current Dodgers on Monday, June 19, 2017. Wills, along with Frank Robinson and Don Newcombe was honored during the team’s African American Heritage Night celebration. In 1962, Wills stole 104 bases as the National League MVP. Photo by Astrud Reed for News4usonline
Don Newcombe (Left), Maury Wills and Frank Robinson were honored during the Los Angeles Dodgers African American Heritage Night on Monday, June 19, 2017. Photo by Astrud Reed/News4usonline
Besides saluting and honoring Don Newcombe, Maury Wills and Frank Robinson, the Los Angeles Dodgers also paid homage to the military. Photo by Astrud Reed for News4usonline
Dodgers pitch Hyun-Jin Ryu was injured early in the team’s 2-1 defeat to the San Francisco Giants on Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017. Photo by Kevin Carden/News4usonline
San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner pitched the Dodgers tough in a 2-1 win on Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017. Photo by Kevin Carden/News4usonline
The Los Angeles Dodgers had their celebration of winning five straight NL West Division title muted after their bats went quiet against San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner on Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017. Photo by Kevin Carden/News4usonline
Los Angeles Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner celebrates his three-run home run in the first inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks in Game 1 of the National League Division Series. Photo by Dennis J. Freeman/News4usonline
Curtis Granderson lashes at a pitch in Game 2 of the National League Division Series. Photo by Dennis J. Freeman/News4usonline
Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager looks to make a play at first base during the 2017 postseason. Photo by Dennis J Freeman for News4usonline
Dennis is a news and sports photojournalist. Dennis has covered and written on issues such as civil rights, education, politics, and social justice. His work has appeared in the Los Angeles Times, Daily Breeze, Daily Press, Los Angeles Wave, Los Angeles Sentinel, and other media outlets. Dennis is currently the editor and publisher of News4usonline. He covers the NFL, NBA, Major League Baseball, and NCAA. Dennis is an alum and graduate of Howard University.