The Los Angeles Dodgers today recalled right-handed pitcher Mike Bolsinger and left-hander Luis Avilan from Triple-A Oklahoma City, optioned right-hander Ross Stripling to OKC and placed right-handed reliever Chin-Hui Tsao on the 15-day disabled list with a right triceps strain (retroactive to May 22).
The Los Angeles Dodgers today announced that the club will play host to Military Appreciation Night Tuesday, May 24 (7:10 p.m. vs. Cincinnati). Active and retired military members and their families and supporters of our troops are invited to purchase a special ticket package. It includes a ticket to the game and a Military Appreciation Night T-shirt (image attached) with packages starting at $15 and available by visiting www.dodgers.com/armedforces.
The Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation (LADF) today announced the first of five Dodgers RBI Dodger Days presented by ARCO starting tomorrow at Baldwin Hills Recreation Center, 5401 Highlight Place, Los Angeles, CA 90016, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Dodger Days, five regional events, offer Dodgers RBI players and their families an opportunity to experience the Dodgers in their community. More than 300 Dodgers RBI players will partake and will be in full uniform. Fun-filled events begin with an hour-long youth baseball and softball clinic, followed by carnival-style activities, including the Dodger pitching inflatable, Dodger alumni autographs and a visit from the Dodger character.
The Los Angeles Dodgers today reinstated right-handed pitcher Mike Bolsinger and optioned infielder Charlie Culberson to Triple-A Oklahoma City. Tonight in Anaheim, Bolsinger will make his 2016 season debut and first-career start against the Angels.
Every baseball fan's delight is a doubleheader and the Los Angeles Dodgers will have a different type of doubleheader twice during the 2016 season. Dodger fans can enjoy a game followed by a movie at Dodger Stadium on Saturday, July 9 vs. the San Diego Padres and Saturday, August 13 vs. the Pittsburgh Pirates.
The Dodgers conclude their third homestand of the season with a two-game series against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Monday, May 16 (RHP Matt Shoemaker vs. RHP Kenta Maeda) and Tuesday, May 17 (RHP Jered Weaver vs. LHP Clayton Kershaw). Both contests against Anaheim take place at 7:10 p.m. with auto gates opening at 4:40 p.m. and stadium gates opening at 5:10 p.m. Tickets for the Freeway Series driven by Lexus are available and can be purchased by calling 866-DODGERS or by visiting www.dodgers.com/tickets.
The Dodgers continue their third homestand of the season with a three-game series against the St. Louis Cardinals tomorrow, May 13 (RHP Michael Wacha vs. RHP Ross Stripling), Saturday, May 14 (RHP Carlos Martinez vs. LHP Scott Kazmir) and Sunday, May 15 (RHP Mike Leake vs. LHP Alex Wood). Tomorrow's contest against St. Louis takes place at 7:10 p.m. with auto gates opening at 4:40 p.m. and stadium gates opening at 5:10 p.m., Saturday's game time is 6:10 p.m. with auto gates opening at 3:40 p.m. and stadium gates at 4:10 p.m. The final game of the series against the Cardinals Sunday takes place at 5:05 p.m. with auto gates opening at 2:45 p.m. and stadium gates at 3:05 p.m. Tickets for games tomorrow through Sunday are available and can be purchased by calling 866-DODGERS or by visiting www.dodgers.com/tickets.
The Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation (LADF) today announced a 50/50 raffle, a charitable in-game raffle to benefit its programs and local youth organizations, to be held every home game starting tonight. During every Dodger home game, tickets for each game's 50/50 raffle will be sold by LADF staff throughout Dodger Stadium. Half of each night's raffle will directly benefit LADF and support its programs and giving to youth organizations throughout Los Angeles.
The Dodgers and Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation (LADF) will celebrate the inaugural 'PLAY BALL WEEKEND,' a league-wide effort by MLB and all 30 Clubs to engage young baseball fans and celebrate the continued support of youth participation in baseball and softball. The initiative officially launches May 14-15 in ballparks around the League, with the Dodgers continuing their celebration today. On Saturday, LADF, joined by Dodger Alumnus Billy Ashley and the Dodger character, played host to a ball and bat distribution at Dodgers Dreamfields Baldwin Hills Recreation Center and Rancho Cienega Sports Complex for 400 Dodgers RBI (Reviving Baseball In Inner Cities) and Miracle League youngsters.
The Dodgers today announced the fourth annual LGBT Night at Dodger Stadium Friday, June 3 (vs. ATL, 7:10 p.m.). A special event ticket package that includes a game ticket for June 3 and an exclusive Dodger LGBT Night Tank Top (image attached) is available for purchase now exclusively by visiting www.dodgers.com/LGBT.
The Los Angeles Dodgers today announced that longtime-partner ampm will now add the legendary Farmer John Dodger Dogs to its offerings at participating Los Angeles area ampm convenience stores. They will initially be offered to consumers at the price of two dogs for $3.