Dodgers Press Releases
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Clara Gonzales Named Dodgers' Honorary Bat Girl - May 17 at Dodger Stadium
Major League Baseball has announced the winners of the 2015 Honorary Bat Girl contest, which recognizes baseball fans who have been affected by breast cancer and who demonstrate a commitment to eradicating the disease. The Honorary Bat Girl for the Dodgers is Clara Gonzales of Los Angeles. Gonzales was diagnosed with stage III breast cancer in May 2014. Ten days after her diagnosis, she faced unemployment and lack of health insurance. Gonzales was able to receive support from the Komen Breast cancer society and began chemotherapy and radiation treatment. She is a life-long Dodger fan who wore Dodger blue and a Dodger wig during chemotherapy sessions and despite her illness, attends games regularly. Gonzales will throw the ceremonial first pitch prior to the 1:10 p.m. game against Colorado on May 17. She will also be presented with a customized jersey by Majestic Athletic and an engraved full-sized pink bat from Louisville Slugger.
Dodgers Recall Daniel Coulombe
The Los Angeles Dodgers today recalled left-handed pitcher Daniel Coulombe from Triple-A Oklahoma City.
Dodgers acquire Matt West from Blue Jays
The Los Angeles Dodgers today acquired right-handed pitcher Matt West from the Toronto Blue Jays in exchange for cash considerations and moved left-handed pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu to the 60-day disabled list.
Dodgers acquire Andy Wilkins from Blue Jays
The Los Angeles Dodgers today acquired infielder Andy Wilkins from the Blue Jays in exchange for cash considerations and designated right-handed pitcher Scott Baker for assignment.
Dodgers Place Carl Crawford on DL, Recall Enrique Hernandez
LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles Dodgers today placed outfielder Carl Crawford on the 15-day disabled list with a right oblique strain and recalled infielder/outfielder Enrique Hernandez from Triple-A Oklahoma City.
Dodgers Place Brandon McCarthy on DL, Recall Adam Liberatore
The Los Angeles Dodgers today placed right-handed pitcher Brandon McCarthy on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to April 26) with a right UCL tear and recalled left-handed pitcher Adam Liberatore from Triple-A Oklahoma City.
Dodgers select contract of Sergio Santos
The Los Angeles Dodgers today selected the contract of right-handed pitcher Sergio Santos, optioned right-handed pitcher Mike Bolsinger to Triple-A Oklahoma City and designated left-handed pitcher Xavier Cedeño for assignment.
Old-Timer Game Salutes 50th Anniversary of '65 World Championship
Dodger stars will shine as they return to the diamond for the Los Angeles Dodgers' Old-Timers Game on Saturday, May 16 prior to the Dodgers-Colorado Rockies game.
First-Place Dodgers Take On Rival Giants Monday Through Wednesday
The Dodgers' third homestand of the season begins with a three-game series against the San Francisco Giants, Monday, April 27, Tuesday, April 28 and Wednesday, April 29. All contests against the Giants take place at 7:10 p.m. with auto gates opening at 4:30 p.m. and stadium gates opening at 5:00 p.m.