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  • Cubs invite 19 non-roster players to spring training

    Cubs invite 19 non-roster players to spring training
    The Chicago Cubs announced Friday that they have invited 19 non-roster players to spring training, which begins when pitchers and catchers report to Mesa, Ariz., on Feb. 19. Nine pitchers were on the list: right-handers Daniel Bard, Corey Black, Anthony...
  • Joe Maddon says Cubs still interested in a 'prize' — James Shields

    Joe Maddon says Cubs still interested in a 'prize' — James Shields
    James Shields remains the biggest free agent on the market as spring training approaches, and Cubs manager Joe Maddon, for one, thinks the right-hander would be "a nice prize" to win. Maddon told the MLB Network Radio show "Inside Pitch" on Friday...
  • Dodgers lose outfielder Nick Buss on waiver claim to A's

    Dodgers lose outfielder Nick Buss on waiver claim to A's
    The Dodgers lost a game and a player Sunday. Outfielder Nick Buss, designated for assignment Wednesday when the Dodgers had to call up Red Patterson to start the second game of a doubleheader, was claimed on waivers by the A’s. The Dodgers liked...
  • Hanley Ramirez will play only if he can make contribution to Dodgers

    Hanley Ramirez will play only if he can make contribution to Dodgers
    ST. LOUIS — Hanley Ramirez will continue playing only if he remains the Dodgers' best option at shortstop, Manager Don Mattingly said Thursday. Playing with a hairline fracture in a left rib, Ramirez was a combined 0 for 6 in Games 4 and 5 of...
  • Dodgers claim Mike Baxter from Mets, designate Alex Castellanos

    Dodgers claim Mike Baxter from Mets, designate Alex Castellanos
    The Dodgers just sort of slipped this one in there, a move of no obvious import. They claimed outfielder Mike Baxter from the Mets, and made room for him on the 40-man roster by designating outfielder Alex Castellanos for assignment. Castellanos,...
  • Dodgers shut out White Sox, 5-0, in Cactus League game

    Dodgers shut out White Sox, 5-0, in Cactus League game
    Dodgers 5, Chicago White Sox 0 AT THE PLATE: Top prospect Joc Pederson hit a two-run, opposite-field home run. Adrian Gonzalez doubled to left-center in the second inning, his second double in as many days. Reserve outfield candidate Mike Baxter doubled...
  • Dodgers send Alex Castellanos to Red Sox for minor league outfielder

    Dodgers send Alex Castellanos to Red Sox for minor league outfielder
    Hey, their last trade worked out all right. Wild guess, this one won't quite rate up there with the last time the Dodgers and Red Sox hooked up, but both figured to be happy enough about this second-tier deal. The Dodgers had designated triple-A...
  • Dodgers sign Mike Baxter to one-year deal

    Dodgers sign Mike Baxter to one-year deal
    Outfielder Mike Baxter has avoided salary arbitration and agreed to a one-year contract with the Dodgers, according to a person familiar with the situation who spoke on the condition of anonymity. The deal is worth $700,000, the source said. Baxter,...
  • Dodgers agree to one-year deals with Scott Elbert and Drew Butera

    Dodgers agree to one-year deals with Scott Elbert and Drew Butera
    The Dodgers, who already reached a deal with outfielder Mike Baxter, agreed to terms with two other players eligible for salary arbitration: left-handed reliever Scott Elbert and catcher Drew Butera. The deadline to tender contracts to arbitration-...
  • Dodgers bench Yasiel Puig for arriving late; Matt Kemp gets start

    Dodgers bench Yasiel Puig for arriving late; Matt Kemp gets start
    The Dodgers removed Yasiel Puig from the starting lineup for their home opener on Friday after he still had not arrived at the ballpark when the Dodgers took the field for batting practice. He showed up on the field about halfway through it, at almost 10:...
  • Zack Greinke gets job done in Dodgers' 6-2 win over Giants

    Zack Greinke gets job done in Dodgers' 6-2 win over Giants
    Dodgers 6, Giants 2 ON THE MOUND: Zack Greinke improved to 2-0 as he limited the Giants to two runs and six hits over six innings. Both runs he allowed came on solo home runs in the sixth inning, one by Brandon Belt and the other by Hunter Pence. Don...