Wed, 13 Nov 2013 07:44:21 -0800
Los Angeles Dodgers OFs Matt Kemp, Yasiel Puig, Carl Crawford and Andre Ethier have attracted trade interest at the GM meetings. The team has received inquiries about all four.
Fri, 08 Nov 2013 17:54:32 -0800
The Los Angeles Dodgers have a glut of outfielders, and according to rival officials, they are more eager to move OFs Carl Crawford or Andre Ethier than OF Matt Kemp (ankle), who is coming off ankle surgery. Kemp is owed $128 million over the next six years, Crawford $81.5 million over the next four, and Ethier $69 million over the next four. "None of those contracts can be moved without (the Dodgers) taking on salary," one rival executive said.
Fri, 08 Nov 2013 17:54:06 -0800
The Los Angeles Dodgers seek long-term extensions for SP Clayton Kershaw and SS Hanley Ramirez, but they likely need to move one of their high-priced outfielders (OFs Carl Crawford, Andre Ethier or Matt Kemp) to make that happen.
Thu, 07 Nov 2013 23:43:01 -0800
Free-agent 1B James Loney (Rays) has changed agencies, switching from CAA Sports to the Legacy Agency. Loney rebounded with the Rays in 2013, hitting .299 with 13 home runs. The Legacy Agency represents a number of high-profile clients including New York Yankees SP CC Sabathia, Los Angeles Dodgers OF Carl Crawford, Arizona Diamondbacks 2B Aaron Hill, Pittsburgh Pirates SP Francisco Liriano and Diamondbacks 3B Martin Prado.
Wed, 18 Sep 2013 21:48:33 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers manager Don Mattingly said Wednesday, Sept. 18, that the team will "be careful" with OF Carl Crawford (back), and he will sit against upcoming left-handed opposing pitchers. OF Scott Van Slyke will get the starting nod in left field in those situations.
Wed, 18 Sep 2013 15:44:11 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Carl Crawford (back) is starting Wednesday, Sept. 18.
Mon, 16 Sep 2013 20:35:22 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Carl Crawford (back) started playing catch Monday, Sept. 16, but he is not ready to hit. He said he is hopeful anti-inflammatory medication will resolve his lower back issues.
Mon, 16 Sep 2013 14:28:06 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig (hip) is back in the lineup Monday, Sept. 16, but OFs Carl Crawford (back) and Andre Ethier (ankle) and SS Hanley Ramirez (hamstring, back) remain out.
Mon, 16 Sep 2013 09:15:10 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Carl Crawford (back) is currently dealing with tightness in his back.
Wed, 28 Aug 2013 18:00:15 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Matt Kemp (ankle) will start his rehab assignment Thursday, Aug. 29. He'll play at least three games for Class A Rancho Cucamonga, including Thursday's as designated hitter. He appeared to run without issue Wednesday, Aug. 28, for the second straight day.
Fantasy Tip: The article speculates that Kemp might not be an everyday player when he returns, but it's more likely Andre Ethier and Carl Crawford would take a hit in playing time. Kemp could be back sometime next week. Plan ahead in weekly lineup setups.