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DODGERS REINSTATE JOSH BECKETT FROM THE DISABLED LIST; OPTION JOSE DOMINGUEZ TO TRIPLE-A ALBUQUERQUE

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers today reinstated right-handed pitcher Josh Beckett from the 15-day disabled list (right thumb contusion) and optioned right-handed pitcher Jose Dominguez to Triple-A Albuquerque. Beckett will start tonight’s game vs. Detroit. Beckett was acquired by the Dodgers on August 25, 2012, and will be making his 2014 debut tonight. [...]

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Roster

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers today announced their 25-man roster for the North American portion of their 2014 schedule, which opens tonight with a 5:05 p.m. game at San Diego. The club placed left-handed pitcher Clayton Kershaw on the 15-day disabled list (Teres Major strain) retroactive to March 23 and optioned right-handed pitcher Jose [...]

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Press Release – Historic Dodgertown

VERO BEACH, Fla. – Now a Founding Partner of Historic Dodgertown, Hideo Nomo has returned to visit the facility fresh off his election into the Japan Baseball Hall of Fame.  Nomo partnered with former Dodgers owner Peter O’Malley, his sister Terry O’Malley Seidler and former teammate Chan Ho Park in managing Historic Dodgertown in 2012. [...]

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DODGERS ANNOUNCE 2014 COACHING STAFFS FOR SIX MINOR LEAGUE AFFILIATES

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers today announced 2014 coaching staffs for their top six minor league affiliates. Each club will have a new manager, as Damon Berryhill, Razor Shines and P.J. Forbes were promoted within the organization to manage Triple-A Albuquerque, Double-A Chattanooga and Single-A Rancho Cucamonga, respectively, while Bill Haselman (Single-A Great [...]

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DODGERS HIRE ROY CLARK AS NATIONAL CROSSCHECKER

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers today announced the hiring of Roy Clark as National Crosschecker. Dodger General Manager Ned Colletti made the announcement. “We are pleased to bring in someone of Roy’s experience and his strong track record of evaluating potential Major League players,” said Colletti. “He has been an integral part of [...]

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DODGERS ANNOUNCE POSTSEASON ROSTER

ATLANTA – The Los Angeles Dodgers today announced their 25-man roster for the 2013 National League Division Series, which begins tonight with Game 1 at Turner Field in Atlanta. First pitch is scheduled for 8:37 p.m. ET/5:37 p.m. PT. The Dodgers will carry 11 pitchers and 14 position players. The roster is as follows: Pitchers [...]

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DODGERS RECALL SCOTT VAN SLYKE; OPTION DEE GORDON TO TRIPLE-A ALBUQUERQUE

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers today recalled outfielder/first baseman Scott Van Slyke from Triple-A Albuquerque and optioned infielder Dee Gordon to Triple-A. Van Slyke, 27, will be making his fourth stint with the big league club this season and has a .242 batting average with seven doubles, six homers and 15 RBI in [...]

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DODGERS ACQUIRE RICKY NOLASCO FROM MARLINS IN EXCHANGE FOR THREE MINOR LEAGUE PITCHERS

Los Angeles also acquires international signing bonus slot from Miami LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers today acquired right-handed pitcher Ricky Nolasco from the Miami Marlins in exchange for minor league right-handed pitchers Steven Ames, Josh Wall and Angel Sanchez. The Dodgers also acquired international signing bonus slot No. 96 valued at $197,000 from [...]

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DODGERS PLACE INFIELDER MARK ELLIS ON THE DISABLED LIST; REINSTATE CHRIS CAPUANO FROM THE DL

Capuano to make second start of the season tonight vs. Arizona LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers today placed infielder Mark Ellis on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to April 27) with a strained right quad and reinstated left-handed pitcher Chris Capuano from the disabled list. Capuano has been on the DL since April [...]

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DODGERS PLACE HANLEY RAMIREZ ON THE DISABLED LIST, RECALL DEE GORDON

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers today placed shortstop Hanley Ramirez on the 15-day disabled list with a left hamstring strain and recalled shortstop Dee Gordon from Triple-A Albuquerque. Gordon, 25, had a .314 batting average with 19 runs scored, eight doubles, two triples and 12 RBI in 25 games with the Isotopes, while [...]

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DODGERS PLACE CLAYTON KERSHAW ON BEREAVEMENT LIST; REINSTATE HANLEY RAMIREZ FROM THE DL

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers today placed left-handed pitcher Clayton Kershaw on the bereavement list and reinstated shortstop Hanley Ramirez from the 15-day disabled list. Ramirez played a combined 12.0 innings at shortstop, while going 3-for-6 with a double and three RBI at the plate in two rehab games this weekend for Single-A [...]

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DODGERS PLACE FIFE ON 15-DAY DISABLED LIST, RECALL RHP MAGILL

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers today placed right-handed pitcher Stephen Fife on the 15-day disabled list with right shoulder bursitis retroactive to April 22 and recalled right-handed pitcher Matt Magill from Triple-A Albuquerque. Magill will start and wear No. 36 in his Major League debut tonight vs. Milwaukee. Magill has posted a 2.84 [...]

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DODGERS TO WEBCAST EIGHT SPRING GAMES

LOS ANGELES—The Los Angeles Dodgers announced today they will webcast eight Spring Training home games from Camelback Ranch – Glendale in Arizona beginning tomorrow. Dodger fans can catch all the action provided by ProAngle Media and Camelback Vision via the Dodgers’ website (www.Dodgers.com).   The first telecast is tomorrow against the Cleveland Indians at 12:05 p.m. [...]

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Dodger Fanfest Tomorrow

WHAT:           The Dodgers will hold their first offseason FanFest presented by State Farm tomorrow, January 26. The free event will be held at Dodger Stadium in Lot 6 from 11:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. and will feature appearances and autographs with Luis Cruz, A.J. Ellis, Mark Ellis, Andre Ethier, Tim Federowicz, Zack Greinke, Javy Guerra, [...]

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The Biggest Dodger News in 25 Years!

HALL OF FAMER SANDY KOUFAX TO RETURN TO DODGERS IN 2013 LOS ANGELES – Hall of Famer Sandy Koufax will return to the Los Angeles Dodgers in 2013, it was announced. Koufax will serve as Special Advisor to Dodgers’ Chairman Mark Walter. Koufax will attend a portion of Spring Training to work with Dodgers’ pitchers [...]

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DODGER STADIUM IMPROVEMENTS OUTLINED FOR 2013 SEASON

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers today announced their plan for improvements to 51-year-old Dodger Stadium for the 2013 season. Upgrades include: New High Definition video boards in left field and right field.  Existing message boards, including ribbon boards at the Loge level and outfield wall, will be replaced with the new technology as [...]

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DODGERS ANNOUNCE MINOR LEAGUE COACHING STAFF

Dodger affiliates posted the third-highest winning percentage among MLB teams in 2012 LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers today announced their 2013 Minor League coaches with seven former Dodger players from the Major League club on staff. For a second consecutive season, four of the Dodgers’ seven affiliates reached the postseason in 2012 and [...]

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DODGERS ANNOUNCE 2013 SPRING TRAINING SCHEDULE

Season Tickets are on sale now at dodgers.com/spring LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers today announced their 2013 Spring Training schedule with their fifth season of Cactus League play beginning on Saturday, February 23 against the Chicago White Sox at Camelback Ranch – Glendale. Pitchers and catchers report on February 12 and the first [...]

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DODGERS ANNOUNCE 2013 COACHING STAFF

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers today announced their coaching staff for the 2013 season with eight coaches returning to the Dodger staff as well as three new additions. General Manager Ned Colletti made the announcement. “All of these men have a passion for teaching and coaching,” said Colletti. “They provide a vast array [...]

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DODGERS HIRE SIX INTERNATIONAL SCOUTS

COVERING CUBA, EUROPE, LATIN AMERICA, MEXICO, THE PACIFIC RIM AND VENEZUELA – Pedro Avila, Gene Grimaldi, Patrick Guerrero, Pat Kelly, Jamey Storvick and Mike Tosar join the Dodger scouting group. LOS ANGELES—The Los Angeles Dodgers added experience to their international team of scouts with the signing of Pedro Avila, Gene Grimaldi, Patrick Guerrero, Pat Kelly, [...]

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