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Dodgers Are “In Mix” For Cuban Prospect Eddy Julio Martinez

It seems as if the Los Angeles Dodgers are linked to a different Cuban prospect each and every week. Since the signing and emergence of Yasiel Puig, the Dodgers have been aggressive in the Cuban market, maybe to a fault. While Puig and now Alex Guerrero have contributed to the big-league club, Erisbel Arruebarrena was just suspended for the 2015 season for failing to comply with his contract. The team is wa ...

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Dodgers Rumors: Hyun-Jin Ryu Considering Shoulder Surgery

The Los Angeles Dodgers currently sit in first place in the NL West without one start from their number three starter and just four starts from their number four starter. While Brandon McCarthy is out for the year after undergoing Tommy John surgery, the Dodgers were expecting their third starter, Hyun-Jin Ryu, to return to the mound in the coming weeks. What originally was supposed to be a shut down and po ...

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Dodgers Rumors: Matt Carson Traded To Oakland Athletics

At this point it's more uncommon when a day passes without the Los Angeles Dodgers making any sort of roster move. Over the last month, president of baseball operations Andrew Friedman and general manager Farhan Zaidi have been busy nipping and tucking at the club's 40-man roster and overall depth. Heading into Friday, the Dodgers had made 56 roster moves during the first month of the season and used 35 pla ...

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Dodgers Rumors: Third Baseman To Be Traded, Guerrero Drawing Interest

A major storyline over the last two seasons for the Los Angeles Dodgers has been their outfield logjam that's more times than not left Andre Ethier as the odd man out. While Matt Kemp was traded during the offseason, he was essentially replaced by Joc Pederson. Injuries to Carl Crawford and Yasiel Puig have fostered a relatively easy solution in the outfield, but that certainly isn't permanent. With the eme ...

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Dodgers Reportedly Were Involved In Trade Talks For Josh Hamilton

With president of baseball operations Andrew Friedman and general manager Farhan Zaidi at the helm of the front office, the Los Angeles Dodgers have been among baseball's most active teams dating back to the offseason. More recently, the Dodgers have been busy claiming and waiving several pitchers in effort to continue adding depth throughout the organization. While the club went on a claiming spree that la ...

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Dodgers Rumors: Injured Reliever Led To Sergio Santos Being Called-Up

Due to injury, the Los Angeles Dodgers opened this season without closer Kenley Jansen and Brandon League, who quietly emerged as a dependable option out of the bullpen in the latter stages of the 2014 season. While not having Jansen has forced manager Don Mattingly to shuffle the deck as it pertains to ninth-inning situations, the Dodgers have managed to slide along thanks in part to Joel Peralta's team-le ...

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Dodgers Rumors: Scott Baker To Start, Sergio Santos May Join Roster

UPDATE (April 24, 5:50 p.m. PT): Jorge De Leon started Friday night for Triple-A Oklahoma City, not Joe Wieland as initially scheduled. That leaves Wieland as an option to make a spot start for the Los Angeles Dodgers in San Diego this weekend. With Hyun-jin Ryu on the disabled list, the Los Angeles Dodgers have needed a fifth starter on two separate occasions through the first month of the regular season. ...

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Rumors: Dodgers Reportedly Interested In Cuban Raymar Navarro

After the success of Cuban outfielder Yasiel Puig, the influx of Cuban baseball players in Major League Baseball has been noticeable. The number of Cubans to receive big contracts after leaving their country grows each season and now players are beginning to leave earlier in their careers. As players defect and become free agents, they are almost automatically linked to the Los Angeles Dodgers. The deep poc ...

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Dodgers Rumors: Deal With Yadier Alvarez May Be In Place

While the Los Angeles Dodgers have slowly but steadily built depth throughout the organization through the draft, the immediate impact of recent international signings can't be understated. Hyun-jin Ryu and Yasiel Puig have been key to the Dodgers' success in recent years and Alex Guerrero is on his way to being next in line. At just 18 years old, Julio Urias is waiting in the wings and he may soon be joine ...

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Dodgers Rumors: Yadier Alvarez Drawing Continued Interest

By not exceeding their allotted spending money to sign an amateur free agent that would've come with a 100 percent penalty tax and being limited moving forward, the Los Angeles Dodgers have positioned themselves nicely once the next international signing period begins on July 2. The wealth of talent is said to include 18-year-old pitcher Yadier Alvarez. The young right-hander has been on the Dodgers' radar ...

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Rumors: Dodgers Acquire Reliever Ryan Webb From Orioles

Three games into the 2015 season and the Los Angeles Dodgers bullpen has done little to shake off the bad reputation from the 2014 season. While they tossed three scoreless innings on Monday and four scoreless innings on Wednesday, they allowed six runs (four earned) on Tuesday in the Dodgers only loss. Well, it appears the front office is attempting to address that issues. According to Roch Kubatko of MASN ...

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Dodgers Rumors: Team Reportedly In Talks With Scott Baker

The search for depth appears to never end with the new Los Angeles Dodgers front office. While the team is days away from starting the 2015 season, they continue to look for ways to improve the team. They recently signed right-handed veteran Freddy Garcia to a minor-league deal, and Andrew Friedman has been quoted saying the team has been looking for starting pitching depth. It seems the Dodgers could be ad ...

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Dodgers Rumors: New York Mets Scouting Left-Handed Relievers

UPDATE (March 30, 9:50 a.m. PT): According to Ken Rostenthal of FOX Sports, the New York Mets acquired left-handed reliever Alex Torres from the San Diego Padres: Source: #Mets get their LH reliever - Alex Torres from #Padres. Return to San Diego not yet known.— Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) March 30, 2015 The trade likely brings to an end on the possibility of the Mets trading one of the Dodgers' le ...

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Hector Olivera Rumors: Dodgers And Padres Actively Bidding

Despite reports consistently tying them to Cuban prodigy Yoan Moncada, the Los Angeles Dodgers opted against signing the talented 19-year-old and being subject to international signing penalties. To date, their lone expected international signing is right-hander Pablo Millan Fernandez. However, the Dodgers continue to be mentioned in the Hector Olivera sweepstakes. With a decision expected soon, Jon Heyman ...

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