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About all those Dodger platoons

The Dodgers have faced a lot of left-handed pitching this month. Because of that, guys like Andre Ethier, Carl Crawford and, to a lesser extent, Joc Pederson, have gotten more days off than normal. Yet, people are clamoring for the Dodgers to play some of these guys more — specifically Ethier and Crawford. The mantra by fans and certain post-game radio programs is, “Play Ethier...
Via Dodgers Digest
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers' Crawford leaves game with hamstring tightness

PHOENIX (AP) Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Carl Crawford was removed from Saturday's game at the Arizona Diamondbacks with right hamstring tightness. Crawford was lifted for a pinch hitter in the top of the fifth inning. He was 1 for 3 with a home run and two strikeouts up to that point. Scott Schebler replaced Crawford in left field. Crawford missed 75 games earlier this season...
Via AP on Fox
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers unconcerned about Mike Fiers’ alleged pine tar use

    The Los Angeles Dodgers are unconcerned about allegations that Mike Fiers may have had pine tar in his glove during his no-hitter on Friday night. Players like Carl Crawford and manager Don Mattingly downplayed photos that surfaced showing a shiny substance in the Astros pitcher’s glove. “I don’t want to take anything away from his night,” Crawford told the Los...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Carl Crawford could be ‘X-Factor’ for Dodgers in NLDS

Heading into a rematch of last year’s National League Championship Series, there are plenty of storylines and important players. But, the proverbial “X-Factor” for the Dodgers in this series is none other than Carl Crawford. Crawford is coming off his best season (119, according to wRC+) since his final year in Tampa Bay (2010, 134 wRC+). He’s also coming off an incredibly...
Via Dodgers Digest
October 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Dodgers Rumors: Los Angeles bringing Carl Crawford's name up in trade talks

The Los Angeles Dodgers enter a series against the Atlanta Braves today with a record of 59-47, two games ahead of the San Francisco Giants in the National League West. Outfielder Carl Crawford had an RBI triple on Sunday to help the Dodgers defeat the Giants by the score of 4-3. It appears the Dodgers are making Crawford available to teams as the trade deadline approaches. But...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Seriously, does anyone NOT expect Carl Crawford to end up with the Yankees?

Over the weekend, the Los Angeles Mattinglys activated Carl "The Perfect Storm" Crawford from the DL, where he's been parked since late May. He's now riding the pines. He's going to sit until someone gets hurt, or retirement, or doomsday, or whichever comes first.The Dodgers are paying him $20 million per. This is Year IV of a seven-year deal, originally cobbled together by the Redsock...

Carl Crawford’s Rehab Progressing Well

Carl Crawford hadn’t done much in his first two rehab games in Albuquerque, striking out twice with a single in five plate appearances, and that’s not a big deal. Yeah, it’s about Crawford getting his timing down after missing well over a month since his ankle injury, but it’s mostly about showing that the ankle is healthy. So far tonight against El Paso, he’s doing just...
Via Dodgers Digest
July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies @ Dodgers June 17, 2014: Carl Crawford Is Probably Gone For Awhile

As the Dodgers prepared for the second game of their series against the Rockies, they passed on some bad news. Carl Crawford‘s sprained ankle might be worse than the team initially suggested. Given their track record on injuries, is it really a surprise? J.P. Hoornstra reported that Carl Crawford left his rehab at Camelback Ranch and flew to Los Angeles to visit Dr. Neal ElAttrache...
Via Dodgers Digest
June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

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