Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

March 1, 1987: Pitcher Jerry Reuss, foreground, during a stretching exercise at the Dodgers' spring training camp in Vero Beach, Fla.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Joe Kennedy / Los Angeles Times

March 8, 1959: Manager Walt Alson, standing, with pitchers, from left, Don Drysdale, Roger Craig, Larry Sherry, John Klippstein, Carl Erskine, Clem Labine, Sandy Koufax, Bob Giallombardo, Danny McDevitt, Fred Kipp, Ralph Mauriello, Don Bessent, Johnny Podres, Stan Williams and Ed Roebuck.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Los Angeles Times

March 7, 1973: Willie Davis, left, and Steve Garvey use hula hoops during an exercise period at Dodgertown.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Associated Press

March 2, 1980: Manager Tommy Lasorda chats with Jay Johnstone, left, Don Stanhouse and Dave Goltz, right, after the free agents were acquired by the Dodgers.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Joe Kennedy / Los Angeles Times

March, 1993: Ramon Martinez, foreground, goes through some new drills designed by trainer Bill Buhler.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Vince Compagnone / Los Angeles Times

Feb. 26, 1982: Burt Hooton participates in morning stretching exercises.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jayne Kamin / Los Angeles Times

March 4, 1988: Manager Tommy Lasorda chats with Pedro Guerrero and Kirk Gibson before a game with the Minnesota Twins.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Kirk McKoy / Los Angeles Times

March 20, 1990: After a 32 day lockout, Orel Hershiser, center, joins a small group of Dodgers during the first day of practice. Most of the 1990 spring training was lost and opening day was pushed back to April 9.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Thomas Kelsey / Los Angeles Times

March 4, 1981: Second baseman Davey Lopes stretches during spring training.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Associated Press

March 31, 1993: Manager Tommy Lasorda demonstrates what he wants to see during the upcoming season -- a lot of Dodger runners crossing home plate.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Vince Compagnone / Los Angeles Times

Feb. 23, 1993: Manager Tommy Lasorda goes through leg drills with the team.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Vince Compagnone / Los Angeles Times

Feb. 21, 2000: Young fans wait outside the locker room hoping to get the autographs of their favorite players.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / LA Times

1998: Aerial view of Dodgertown, a 450-acre complex that included a 6,500-seat stadium, a conference center and two golf courses.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Los Angeles Dodgers

More galleries on Framework

return to gallery

Pictures of the Year International competition

Pictures of the Year International competition

Top prizes in the 72nd Pictures of the Year International photojournalism contest went to photographers for the New York...   View Post»

   

Dodgers' spring training in Vero Beach, Fla.

Pictures in the News | November 6, 2013

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in the Southland, where a Los Angeles councilman arrives with a life-size cardboard cutout of William Mulholland at the L.A. Aqueduct...   View Post»

   

Dodgers' spring training in Vero Beach, Fla.

Pictures in the News | October 18, 2013

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in Southern California, where the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and other facilities begin to reopen as...   View Post»

   

Dodgers' spring training in Vero Beach, Fla.

Pictures in the News | June 5, 2013

Wednesday's Pictures in the News begins in a Southern California prison, where inmates at the California Rehabilitation Center in Norco perform during their graduation as a part...   View Post»

   

Dodgers' spring training in Vero Beach, Fla.

Pictures in the News | May 30, 2013

In Thursday's Pictures in the News: Classmates mourn their teenage friends who died in a car crash on Memorial Day in Newport Beach; the dedication of the Orange County Peace...   View Post»

   

Preparation underway for the 124th Rose Parde

Preparation underway for the 124th Rose Parade

Volunteers converge on Pasadena to decorate floats for the Rose Parade. Some of the highlights of this year's parade include a Virginia couple to be married on a float. As if...   View Post»

   

Dodgers' spring training in Vero Beach, Fla.

Pictures in the News | April 12, 2012

In today's Pictures in the News: Georgians celebrate the Chiakokonoba folk festival in Tbilisi by jumping over a bonfire; people in Myanmar celebrate the Songkran festival, also...   View Post»

   

Women's boxing

Women's Olympic boxing hopefuls

Two boxers, two dreams. Mikaela Mayer, a former model from Los Angeles, turned a lot of heads last week when she made it to the final round of the U.S. Olympic Trials before...   View Post»

   

Dodgers' spring training in Vero Beach, Fla.

Pictures in the News | December 2, 2011

Friday's Pictures in the News begins with St. Nick taking a leap of faith as a bungee jumper launching from a platform above Kuta beach onthe  Indonesian resort island of Bali....   View Post»

   

Dodgers' spring training in Vero Beach, Fla.

Pictures in the News | Dec. 7, 2010

Tuesday's Pictures in the News begins locally for us, where a big rig overturned off the 210 Freeway, nearly hitting a row of mobile homes in Lake View Terrace. On the other...   View Post»

Dodgers’ spring training in Vero Beach, Fla.

The Dodgers trained in Vero Beach, Fla., from 1949 to 2008, when they moved spring training to Arizona. This photo gallery looks back at Dodger spring training — and all those stretching exercises.

For a recent report on the old Dodgertown, check out this July 15, 2011, Dodgers Now post.

scott.harrison@latimes.com

Follow Scott Harrison on Twitter and Google+

Thumbnail view of all From the Archive posts.

No comments yet

Add a comment or a question.

If you are under 13 years of age you may read this message board, but you may not participate. Here are the full legal terms you agree to by using this comment form.

Comments are moderated, and will not appear until they've been approved.

Required

Required, will not be published