Dodgers Press Releases
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Dodgers complete trade with Cubs
The Los Angeles Dodgers today completed their trade with the Cubs, sending minor league right-handed pitcher Jonathan Martinez to Chicago, and optioned infielder Darwin Barney, who was acquired in Monday's trade, to Triple-A Albuquerque.
Hall of Fame broadcaster Vin Scully to return for 66th season
Hall of Fame broadcaster Vin Scully, an icon in American sports history, will return to the Dodger broadcast booth for an unprecedented 66th season in 2015. The announcement was made by several Dodger players on Dodger Vision during tonight's game against the Atlanta Braves.
Dodgers designate Scott Elbert for assignment
The Los Angeles Dodgers today reinstated left-handed pitcher Scott Elbert from the 60-day disabled list and designated him for assignment.
Dodgers present annual Faith and Family Day on August 17
The Dodgers will present their annual Faith and Family Day on Sunday, August 17 (vs. MIL, 1:10 p.m.).
Dodgers take on Braves in a three-game series starting tomorrow
The first-place Dodgers' eighth homestand of the season begins tomorrow with a three-game series against the Atlanta Braves: tomorrow, Tuesday, July 29 at 7:10 p.m. (RHP Josh Beckett vs. RHP Aaron Harang), Wednesday, July 30 at 7:10 p.m. (RHP Zack Greinke vs. LHP Alex Wood) and Thursday, July 31 at 7:10 p.m. (LHP Clayton Kershaw vs. RHP Julio Teheran).
Dodger statement on California Congressional proposal for binding arbitration
Dodger President and CEO Stan Kasten today made the following statement on the letter written by members of the California Congressional delegation (attached), which urged for Time Warner Cable SportsNet LA and Southern California television providers to enter into binding arbitration: "First, we'd like to thank the members of the California delegation, especially Congressman Brad Sherman, for putting our fans and their constituents first and doing their best to move this situation forward," Kasten said. "We're very pleased that our partners at Time Warner Cable have readily agreed to submit SportsNet LA to binding arbitration, and we urge DirecTV to quickly agree so that we can get these games on the air for their customers."
Dodgers acquire infielder Darwin Barney from Cubs
The Los Angeles Dodgers today acquired infielder Darwin Barney and cash considerations from the Chicago Cubs in exchange for a player to be named later or cash considerations.
"Connected with...Ron Cey" premieres Saturday at 10:00 p.m. on SportsNet LA
SportsNet LA is the exclusive 24/7 TV network of the Los Angeles Dodgers that takes fans behind-the-scenes of the team and offers in-depth access into the organization, providing an immersive experience with never-before-seen content and thousands of hours of comprehensive Dodger programming.
Dodgers host youth baseball clinics starting tomorrow
The Los Angeles Dodgers will play host to hundreds of youngsters starting tomorrow through Friday, July 25 at three separate youth baseball clinics to be held at Dodgers Dreamfields.