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FILE - In this Feb. 26, 2020, file photo, Los Angeles Dodgers second baseman Gavin Lux is shown during a spring training baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels, in Glendale, Ariz. The loaded Dodgers have a couple of promising rookies who could help the club this year, led by the sweet-swinging Lux. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File)

Dodgers option Gavin Lux, sign pitcher Jake McGee

Jul. 22, 2020 1:57 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gavin Lux was expected to be the Dodgers' second baseman when summer camp started. But a late arrival and struggles at the plate mean he won't be with the team when the season opens Thursday. Los Angeles optioned Lux on Tuesday. Manager Dave Roberts said he informed Lux of the decision...

Los Angeles Dodgers' Cody Bellinger misjudges a ball hit for a double by Anthony Garcia during an intrasquad baseball game Wednesday, July 15, 2020, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Bellinger, Kershaw among Dodgers focused on racial injustice

Jul. 16, 2020 7:36 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — NL MVP Cody Bellinger and Clayton Kershaw, along with eight Los Angeles Dodgers teammates, are speaking out about racial injustice in a video message. Walker Buehler, Kiké Hernández, Gavin Lux, Joc Pederson, AJ Pollock, Ross Stripling, Justin Turner and Alex Wood are joining...

FILE - In this July 6, 2020, file photo, Los Angeles Dodgers' Mookie Betts hits during intrasquad play in the restart of baseball spring training in Los Angeles. The Dodgers open the season at home on July 23 with a four-game series against the rival San Francisco Giants. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)

Betts leads stacked roster for Dodgers in World Series chase

Jul. 14, 2020 12:10 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers have been nothing if not consistent in recent years. Seven straight seasons of 90-plus wins to go with seven NL West titles in a row. All that's missing is an elusive World Series championship. They open the shortened 60-game season with a couple of B's in the...

FILE - In this Monday, Feb. 17, 2020, file photo, Chicago White Sox center fielder Luis Robert throws the ball during spring training baseball in Phoenix. The 22-year-old Robert joins a formidable White Sox lineup after agreeing to a $50 million, six-year contract in January. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File)

White Sox OF Robert, Dodgers 2B Lux among rookies to watch

Jul. 13, 2020 2:10 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Baseball's 60-game season is plenty of time for a young slugger or pitcher to play a pivotal role in a playoff run. Here is a closer look at a handful of rookies who could grab a starring role this year: —OF Luis Robert, Chicago White Sox: The 22-year-old Robert joins a formidable...

Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts stands for the national anthem prior to an intrasquad game during baseball training Monday, July 6, 2020, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

New center field backdrop has Dodgers hitters adjusting

Jul. 8, 2020 10:18 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers were eager to show off $100 million worth of stadium renovations to fans and a national audience at the All-Star Game this summer. Turns out, it appears only players are going to see the changes up close this season because of the coronavirus pandemic, which will...