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Jerry Hairston, Jr. was activated from the DL, and Dee Gordon was sent to AAA in a corresponding move in order to clear a 25-man roster spot.
The Dodgers on Monday activated Jerry Hairston before their game with the Angels, and to make room on the roster optioned shortstop Dee Gordon to Triple-A Albuquerque. Hairston, who has been sidelined since May 5 with injuries to his left groin and left knee, is in the lineup for the Dodgers on Monday, playing left field and batting seventh.
Nick Punto will play the bulk of the time at shortstop until Hanley Ramirez returns from the disabled list, with the other starts going to Luis Cruz. Manager Don Mattingly said Ramirez could begin a rehab assignment over the weekend, which puts him in line for a return early on the next homestand, about a week away.
Luis Cruz gets yet another reprieve.
How many lives does he have?
Former first round pick Aaron Miller has been converted from the mound to the outfield and sent down from AA to Low-A Ball t...
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My Matt Kemp Collection has grown at a surprisingly brisk pace thus far in 2013, and it hasn't all been base cards and your average, run-of-the-mill inserts. Autos have been seemingly plentiful, and today I feature a must-have RC that has eluded me for years. eBay finally yielded one in my price range, and I couldn't be happier.Boom. So refractor-y, so pretty. I truly love...
Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Hanley Ramirez is close to rejoining the club. The slugger resumed running the bases recently, his final hurdle before being sent out on a minor league rehab assignment, according to Ken Gurnick and Austin Laymance of MLB.com.
Ramirez has been out since the beginning of May with a hamstring injury. Manager Don Mattingly told reporters that Ramirez...
WHAT THE WHAT?
It hasn’t been a very good year for the Los Angeles Dodgers. They were supposed to not only compete for the NL West crown, but also for a World Series. But they are now languishing in last place, 7.5 games back, and manager Don Mattingly recently received the dreaded vote of confidence. Hey, but they won yesterday against the Los Angeles Angels, their ‘crosstown rival.’ But...
Los Angeles Dodgers infielder Nick Punto exited yesterday's contest against the Los Angeles Angels in the fifth inning after he sustained a bone bruise in his back, according to Eric Stephen of True Blue LA.
Punto suffered the injury in the second inning, as he collided with a sliding Erick Aybar at second base. He remained in the contest until the fifth frame when he was...
Hyun-Jin Ryu pitched a two-hitter for his first complete game in the major leagues, Luis Cruz hit his first homer of the season and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Angels 3-0 in the second game of the Freeway Series on Tuesday night.
Ryu (6-2) struck out seven and walked none. The left-hander from South Korea retired 19 consecutive batters during one stretch. His six victories...
Jerry Hairston Jr.'s RBI single scored the go-ahead run in the seventh inning, Adrian Gonzalez went 4 for 4 and scored four runs, and the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied to beat the Angels 8-7 Monday night in the Freeway Series opener.
The Angels' season-high eight-game winning streak ended after they blew a five-run lead in the first of two games at Dodger Stadium before the...
The Los Angeles Dodgers have signed catcher J.R. Towles to a minor league deal after the St. Louis Cardinals released him recently.
Towles struggled at the Triple-A level in the Cardinals system, batting only .237 this season in 19 games. Playing in parts of five different seasons with the Houston Astros from 2007-2011, Towles batted a meager .187 in 428 at-bats.
Towles will serve...
It was definitely a mixed week for rookie pitchers. Hyun-Jin Ryu continued his early success with a shutout of the Angels, and Tyler Lyons pitched his second straight good game. Tyler Skaggs shutout the Rangers over six innings Monday before being sent back down to Triple-A.
Ryu threw his first career shutout Wednesday night, limiting the Angels to two hits while striking out seven...
The Dodgers on Wednesday signed former Houston Astros top prospect J.R. Towels to a minor-league deal. Don't worry, A.J. Ellis' job is plenty safe.
Towles, a catcher, has played in parts of five seasons in the majors and has posted a horrific .187/.267/.315 triple slash.
Towles, 29, is nothing more than minor-league depth, if you consider a catcher who can...
Your browser does not support iframes.The Los Angeles Dodgers paid tribute to America’s troops and their families this past Memorial Day weekend in one of our favorite ways possible – surprising one soldier’s family with an early return. The parents of U.S. Army Lt. Brandon Neel were being interviewed about their son’s service, when they revealed that he’d be coming home...
Taking a look at the Dodgers farm system in 2006, when Chad Billingsley and Andy LaRoche ruled.
It's still too soon to declare the 8-game winning streak a mirage for the Angels, but boy have they looked uninspiring these past couple games. After the offense roared to a 5-run lead yesterday, C.J. Wilson returned to his wild-boy tendencies. Today, the bats decided to stay home.
Dodgers starter Hyun-Jin Ryu spotted pitch after pitch, and the ones he didn...
Los Angeles Angels manager Mike Scioscia's job was in jeopardy earlier this month, but that's no longer the case.
The focus on a managerial job in Southern California these days is squarely on the Los Angeles Dodgers' Don Mattingly.
Scioscia's Angels can record their first nine-game win streak in nine seasons Monday when they visit the Dodgers, with Zack Greinke...