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Dodgers recall Kyle Farmer

The Los Angeles Dodgers recalled catcher/infielder Kyle Farmer from the Triple-A Oklahoma City and placed right-handed pitcher Pedro Báez on the 10-day disabled list with right biceps tendinitis (retroactive to June 12) on Friday.

Farmer, 27, will make his second stint with the Dodgers this season after hitting .230 (14-for-61) with three doubles and six RBI in 30 games this season for the club. In 14 pinch-hit appearances this season, Farmer is hitting .357 (5-for-14) with a double and two RBI. Defensively, he has seen majority of his time at third base (19 games) this year for Los Angeles, but has also appeared in one game at catcher and made one start at first base. The Atlanta, Georgia native appeared in 22 games with the OKC Dodgers this season, hitting .281 (25-for-89) with 15 runs, five doubles, three home runs and 16 RBI along with a .340 on-base percentage. 

The Los Angeles Dodgers recalled catcher/infielder Kyle Farmer from the Triple-A Oklahoma City and placed right-handed pitcher Pedro Báez on the 10-day disabled list with right biceps tendinitis (retroactive to June 12) on Friday.

Farmer, 27, will make his second stint with the Dodgers this season after hitting .230 (14-for-61) with three doubles and six RBI in 30 games this season for the club. In 14 pinch-hit appearances this season, Farmer is hitting .357 (5-for-14) with a double and two RBI. Defensively, he has seen majority of his time at third base (19 games) this year for Los Angeles, but has also appeared in one game at catcher and made one start at first base. The Atlanta, Georgia native appeared in 22 games with the OKC Dodgers this season, hitting .281 (25-for-89) with 15 runs, five doubles, three home runs and 16 RBI along with a .340 on-base percentage. 

Báez, 30, has made 30 relief appearances for the Dodgers this season, going 3-3 with a 3.23 ERA (11 ER/30.2 IP) and has struck out 36 batters against 16 walks in 30.2 innings.

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