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Gray (shoulder) shut down 7-10 days

@juanctoribio
May 12, 2021

The Dodgers’ active roster continues to battle injuries. That has now extended into the Minor Leagues, as the team’s top pitching prospect Josiah Gray will be shut down from throwing for at least a week with a right shoulder impingement. Gray, the No. 48 overall prospect in the Minors according

Debut déjà vu: Keibert HRs in first AB -- again

@juanctoribio
May 4, 2021

Before Tuesday’s doubleheader against the Cubs, the Dodgers recalled Keibert Ruiz, the organization’s top prospect, according to MLB Pipeline. Ruiz replaced left-hander Mike Kickham, who was designated for assignment on Monday, on the active roster. A few hours later, Ruiz launched a solo home run off Cubs starter Kyle Hendricks

Where top L.A. prospects are starting 2021

@JimCallisMLB
May 4, 2021

With the Minor League season opening Tuesday, here's where the Dodgers' Top 30 Prospects are projected to start:

  1. Keibert Ruiz (MLB No. 48), C -- Los Angeles (MLB)
  2. Josiah Gray (MLB No. 49), RHP -- Oklahoma City (Triple-A)
  3. Michael Busch (MLB No. 92), 2B -- Tulsa (Double-A)

Dodgers Minor League Spring Training report

@JimCallisMLB
May 1, 2021

The Dodgers are committed to excellence in the Majors and the Minors. They've won the 2020 World Series championship and three pennants in the last four seasons while setting franchise records for victories (106) in 2019 and winning percentage (.717) last year. A major factor in Los Angeles' success is

Fun facts for every Low-A West team

California-based league home to beloved churros, ordained bears and reptile ghosts
@BensBiz
April 30, 2021

After undergoing a substantial reorganization, Minor League Baseball is embarking upon a new era in 2021. There are now 120 teams competing in 11 newly named leagues, comprising four levels of play (Triple-A, Double-A, High-A and Low-A). This is the 11th -- and final -- edition of a league-by-league article

McKinstry lands on IL; Taylor day to day

@juanctoribio
April 23, 2021

LOS ANGELES -- The Dodgers pride themselves on having plenty of quality depth on the 40-man roster to help them withstand the ups and downs of a 162-game season. That depth is being put to the test early and often this season. Zach McKinstry became the latest Dodgers player to

New Jackie mural overlooks Tulsa ballpark

Greenwood District artwork, acknowledging centennial, aims to educate and inspire
@BensBiz
April 14, 2021

When the Tulsa Drillers open their 2021 season, fans will be treated to a dazzling new sight: a massive, vividly-rendered mural of Jackie Robinson beyond the outfield wall. The Drillers are a Dodgers affiliate, which makes Robinson a natural fit for such an honor. But the significance of this large-scale

Fun facts for all 12 High-A Central teams

A dozen teams, six states and plenty of interesting nuggets from America's heartland
@BensBiz
April 14, 2021

After undergoing a substantial reorganization, Minor League Baseball is embarking upon a new era in 2021. There are now 120 teams competing in 11 newly named leagues, comprising four levels of play (Triple-A, Double-A, High-A and Low-A). This is the sixth in a series of league-by-league articles, highlighting one unique

Fun facts for all 10 Double-A Central teams

Stan the Man, prairie dogs, possums, burger-inspired ballparks and so much more
@BensBiz
April 5, 2021

After undergoing a substantial reorganization, Minor League Baseball is embarking upon a new era in 2021. There are now 120 teams competing in 11 newly named leagues, comprising four levels of play (Triple-A, Double-A, High-A and Low-A). This is the third in a series of league-by-league articles, highlighting one unique

Dodger's 1st HR? Bizarre inside-the-parker

@juanctoribio and @MannyOnMLB
April 4, 2021

DENVER -- In what had already been a bizarre season-opening series, even for Coors Field, another strange play took place in the Dodgers' 6-5 win on Saturday night over the Rockies.

One fun fact for all 10 Triple-A West teams

Explore a league populated by zombies, rockers, insects and iconic Homers
@BensBiz
April 1, 2021

After undergoing a substantial reorganization, Minor League Baseball is embarking upon a new era in 2021. There are now 120 teams competing in 11 newly-named leagues, comprising four levels of play (Triple-A, Double-A, High-A and Low-A). This is the second in a series of league-by-league articles, highlighting one unique fact

Depth, health have LA ready to defend title

As Cactus League play nears its completion, few questions remain
@juanctoribio
March 26, 2021

The Dodgers have just a few days left in Arizona and the team is getting ready to head back to Los Angeles to finish its prep for the regular season with three games against the Angels in the Freeway Series, Sunday through Tuesday. As of now, the club's camp has

Ruiz, Gray among Dodgers' first roster cuts

@juanctoribio
March 15, 2021

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- There were no surprises as the Dodgers made their first round of roster cuts on Monday, trimming their big league camp roster to 45 players with just over two weeks left in Spring Training. Among those cut Monday were catcher Keibert Ruiz and right-hander Josiah Gray, the

Here are the Dodgers' 2021 Top 30 prospects

@JimCallisMLB
March 11, 2021

The Dodgers are rolling, winning the 2020 World Series and eight straight National League West championships while setting franchise records for victories (106 in 2019) and winning percentage (.717 in 2020) in the last two seasons. And they're not only setting the standard for excellence in the Majors but also

Notes: Dodgers' young arms impress; UT role

@juanctoribio
February 24, 2021

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- The start of live batting practice is another sign that actual baseball is getting closer. That’s exactly what took place on Wednesday at Dodgers camp, and a few young pitchers stood out. David Price, Tony Gonsolin, Dustin May and Josiah Gray -- the Dodgers’ top prospect per

Top prospect Gray among LA's 30 NRIs

@juanctoribio
February 16, 2021

The Dodgers announced 30 non-roster invitees to Spring Training on Tuesday, featuring plenty of top prospects in the organization and a handful of veteran pieces that should help the team’s depth this spring. Dodgers top prospects Josiah Gray (No. 1, per MLB Pipeline), Kody Hoese (No. 3) and Michael Busch

Weight gain key to prospect Carrillo's rise

@juanctoribio
January 20, 2021

As a young prospect, Gerardo Carrillo was considered a talented pitcher with lively movement, but one that needed to add muscle to his 150-pound frame in order to improve his velocity and increase his durability on the mound. Over the last two seasons, adding that weight has been Carrillo’s main

Dodgers int'l signee Galiz fulfills his 'destiny'

After overcoming adversity, 17-year-old set to begin pro career
@JesseSanchezMLB
January 19, 2021

PHOENIX -- Jesus Galiz’s big league dreams began on the uneven and rock-strewn fields in northwestern Venezuela, and burst to life last week within the walls of a sterile conference room of an extended-stay hotel on the west side of Phoenix, near Camelback Ranch, the Spring Training home of the

Dodgers to ink pair of top 10 int'l prospects

@JesseSanchezMLB
January 15, 2021

The Dodgers have established themselves as one of the most active teams on the international market, and they are once again off to a good start. According to industry sources, the club has an agreement worth $2,697,500 with shortstop Wilman Diaz, No. 3 on MLB Pipeline’s Top 30 International Prospects

Dodgers' all-time top international signings

January 14, 2021

LOS ANGELES -- The Dodgers know how to find future international stars. They don’t always know how to keep them, but they find them. The Dodgers’ top five international signees -- with “international” including the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico -- consist of two players that made their name in

Dodgers lose 8 players in Rule 5 Draft

December 10, 2020

LOS ANGELES -- The Dodgers’ vaunted depth of talent took a hit in Thursday’s Rule 5 Draft, as eight players from the organization were selected away, including right-handed pitchers Brett de Geus and Jordan Sheffield in the Major League phase. de Geus was taken with the second pick by Texas

Dodgers extend invitations to 4 affiliates

December 9, 2020

LOS ANGELES -- The Dodgers on Wednesday extended invitations to keep their Minor League affiliates in Oklahoma City, Tulsa, Great Lakes and Rancho Cucamonga as part of MLB’s new player development structure. Oklahoma City and Tulsa would remain the Triple-A and Double-A affiliates, respectively. Great Lakes and Rancho Cucamonga would

Here's the state of the Dodgers' farm system

@JimCallisMLB
November 25, 2020

In the last decade, no team has sustained excellence at winning in the Majors while developing impact talent in the Minors more than the Dodgers. And now they finally have a World Series championship to show for it after beating the Rays in 2020, while also winning their eighth consecutive

Dodgers protect 4 prospects from Rule 5

November 20, 2020

LOS ANGELES -- The Dodgers added right-handed pitchers Gerardo Carrillo, Andre Jackson and Edwin Uceta and outfielder Zach Reks to the 40-man roster at Friday's deadline, protecting them from next month’s Rule 5 Draft. The 22-year-old Carrillo, ranked Los Angeles' No. 16 prospect by MLB Pipeline, spent his 2020 at

18-year-old aims to join Mookie in LA outfield

@JesseSanchezMLB
November 16, 2020

When Luis Rodriguez closes his eyes, he can see it all. To his left, Mookie Betts jokes from right field. Behind Rodriguez, he can hear restless fans moving up and down the aisles, and a few asking for a ball in between innings. In front of the teenager is the