Dodgers Activate Grant Dayton, Say Goodbye to Sergio Romo

The Los Angeles Dodgers on Thursday afternoon reinstated left-handed pitcher Grant Dayton from the 10-day disabled list and designated right-handed pitcher Sergio Romo for assignment.

Dayton, who missed 11 games due to neck stiffness, last pitched on Monday with High-A Rancho Cucamonga, tossing one scoreless inning with one strikeout. In two rehab appearances with the Quakes and the Arizona League Dodgers, he pitched an even two scoreless frames with three strikeouts against one walk. In 27 relief appearances with the big league squad this season, he has gone 1-1 with a 3.63 ERA over 22-1/3 innings, and has struck out 20 batters against 12 walks, while holding batters to a .171 average.

Romo, who made 30 relief appearances with the Dodgers this season, went 1-1 with a 6.12 ERA over 25 innings pitched with 31 strikeouts against 12 walks.

With the move, the Dodgers created one opening on the club’s 40-man roster.

(Lauren Douglas provided the majority of information in this report)

 

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Alex Wood Named to National League All-Star Squad

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Late Friday morning, Major League Baseball announced the selections of seven players to the active All-Star rosters as replacements for previously selected players unable to participate in Tuesday’s affair.  Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Alex Wood joins the National League Team, while newly-named American League All-Stars include Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Chris Archer, Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Canó, Houston Astros reliever Chris Devenski, Minnesota Twins reliever Brandon Kintzler, Toronto Blue Jays reliever Roberto Osuna and Detroit Tigers outfielder Justin Upton.

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Dodgers Recall Scott Van Slyke, Place Grant Dayton on Disabled List

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The Los Angeles Dodgers on Thursday afternoon recalled infielder/outfielder Scott Van Slyke from Triple-A Oklahoma City and placed left-handed reliever Grant Dayton on the 10-day disabled list with neck stiffness.

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Dodgers’ Turner Continues to Lead National League’s Final All-Star Vote

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With the 2017 MLB All-Star game heading into its final 24 hours, Justin Turner of the Los Angeles Dodgers is the leading vote-getter among all the candidates from both leagues, according to the most recent update from MLB.com.

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Dodgers Recall Josh Fields, Option Mike Freeman to Oklahoma City

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The Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday evening recalled right-handed pitcher Josh Fields from Triple-A Oklahoma City. To make room on the 25-man roster, the club optioned utility man Mike Freeman back to OKC.

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Dodgers Make Flurry of Roster Moves at Onset of Freeway Series

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The Los Angeles Dodgers made several roster moves late Monday afternoon, recalling outfielder Trayce Thompson and righty pitcher Brock Stewart from Triple-A Oklahoma City. To make room on the 25-man roster, the club option right-handed reliever Ross Stripling back to OKC, and place righty starter Brandon McCarthy on the 10-day disabled list with symptoms of tendinitis in his right knee.

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Dodgers Recall Mike Freeman, Place Franklin Gutierrez on Disabled List

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The Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday recalled infielder/outfielder Mike Freeman from Triple-A Oklahoma City and placed outfielder Franklin Gutierrez on the 10-day disabled list with an episode of ankylosis spondylitis.

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Dodgers Recall Brock Stewart, Option Josh Ravin to Oklahoma City

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The Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday recalled right-handed pitcher Brock Stewart from Triple-A Oklahoma City and optioned right-handed pitcher Josh Ravin back to OKC.

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Dodgers Awards: Wood and Bellinger Capture National League Monthly Honors

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Two more accolades were added to members of the Dodgers organization today. Announced earlier on MLB Network, starter Alex Wood was named NL Pitcher of the Month, and Cody Bellinger was named NL Rookie of the Month.

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Dodgers Recall Grant Dayton, Place Adam Liberatore on Disabled List

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The Los Angeles Dodgers on Thursday recalled left-handed pitcher Grant Dayton from Triple-A Oklahoma City and placed lefty reliever Adam Liberatore on the 10-day disabled list with left forearm tightness. Liberatore’s stay on the DL may be retroactive to May 31, if needed.

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