Wed, 14 Jan 2015 15:39:27 -0800
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Joc Pederson won't be handed the center field job in spring training this year, according to manager Don Mattingly. OF Andre Ethier is expected to report to camp and battle for playing time in the outfield. OF Chris Heisey could start in center field if Pederson isn't ready to serve as a platoon option there. Mattingly also said that if Pederson is on the active roster, he won't be in a bench role.
Sun, 04 Jan 2015 10:20:37 -0800
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Andre Ethier has been a trade option for the Baltimore Orioles this offseason since the two sides have discussed a possible trade, according to a source.
Thu, 11 Dec 2014 10:07:50 -0800
Los Angeles Dodgers OFs Andre Ethier and Joc Pederson are expected to fight for playing time in center field next season, with OF Yasiel Puig in right field and OF Carl Crawford in left. OF Scott Van Slyke could be part of a rotation.
Sun, 07 Dec 2014 09:31:12 -0800
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Andre Ethier was the subject of trade talks for Arizona Diamondbacks C Miguel Montero, but the Diamondbacks declined to give final approval. Dodgers C Tim Federowicz was also involved, with prospects headed back to the Dodgers.
Fri, 05 Dec 2014 08:54:44 -0800
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Andre Ethier told his agent to tell the team that he didn't want to return in 2015 unless he was a starting outfielder. Last year, Ethier had 341 at-bats as part of an outfield rotation that included OFs Matt Kemp, Yasiel Puig, Carl Crawford, Scott Van Slyke and Joc Pederson. "Whether to play here every day or play somewhere else," Ethier. "It was fun trying to win the way we did last year, but it didn't prove any more successful than me playing every day or not playing every day." Ethier is still owed $56 million on his deal that expires after the 2017 season.
Sun, 16 Nov 2014 10:38:33 -0800
The Los Angeles Dodgers are likely to eat a large amount of salary in order to move OFs Carl Crawford and Andre Ethier this offseason. Crawford has more than $62 million remaining on a contract that runs through 2017, while Ethier is owed $53 million guaranteed and an additional $17.5 million if an option vests.
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 14:44:20 -0800
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Joc Pederson could potentially have an everyday outfield job next season. The organization has discussed the possibility of trading two outfielders, which would open the door for Pederson. OFs Andre Ethier, Carl Crawford and Matt Kemp are all available, according to president of baseball operations Andrew Friedman.
Mon, 10 Nov 2014 01:50:31 -0800
The Los Angeles Dodgers are looking to trade any combination of OF Matt Kemp, OF Carl Crawford and OF Andre Ethier. Kemp is drawing wide interest from some teams. The Dodgers have said OF Yasiel Puig is not in play.
Tue, 07 Oct 2014 10:53:03 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Yasiel Puig is not in the starting lineup for Game 4 of the National League Division Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday, Oct. 7. OF Carl Crawford is hitting second and OF Andre Ethier will start in center and hit sixth.
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 15:27:51 -0700
Los Angeles Dodgers SS Hanley Ramirez and OF Matt Kemp are not in the starting lineup Friday, Sept. 26. 2B Justin Turner is batting fourth and playing shortstop, and OF Andre Ethier is batting sixth and playing right field.