The Dodgers’ search for a starting pitcher continues as the team has been linked to several free agent starters lately. Plus, don’t overlook Hyun-Jin Ryu, who, despite coming off shoulder surgery, could make a major impact this season. Read about that and more in today’s Dodgers Credits.
- The Dodgers have had trade talks with the Indians to try to get a starting pitcher, and Yasiel Puig could be included in a possible deal.
- Andrew Friedman wants newly-acquired Frankie Montas to be a starter, not a reliever.
- TMZ posted a video of Puig fighting at a bar, but it turns out it wasn’t even him. Great job, TMZ!
- One Orange County Register column that criticized the Dodgers’ offseason was misguided, writes our Anthony Irwin.
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- Hyun-Jin Ryu is confident about his return from injury. [Dodgers Digest]
- The Dodgers’ deal with Hisashi Iwakuma falling apart might be a good thing for the team. [LA Times]
- Even though the Dodgers have had a lackluster offseason, don’t write them off just yet. [SB Nation]
- Here’s a list of five free agent pitchers the Dodgers should pursue. [FanSided]
- The Dodgers are interested in Mike Leake, Scott Kazmir, and Jake Odorizzi. [Fox Sports]
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