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Dodgers announce player pool for 2020 season

June 28, 2020

LOS ANGELES –The Los Angeles Dodgers announced their player pool for the 2020 season, including 28 pitchers, five catchers, seven infielders, seven outfielders and four infielders/outfielders. The group of 51 includes all players on the 40-man roster, seven players that attended Spring Training as a Non-Roster Invitee and four additional

Los Angeles Dodgers win 2020 ESPN Sports Humanitarian Team of the Year in recognition of the Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation

$100,000 award celebrates its significant impact in the Los Angeles community
June 21, 2020

LOS ANGELES – ESPN announced tonight, during The 2020 ESPYS Presented by Capital One, that the Los Angeles Dodgers were named the Sports Humanitarian Team of the Year in recognition of the Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation (LADF). LADF was recognized for tackling the most pressing problems facing Los Angeles with

Dodgers Select RHP Landon Knack with second pick in 2020 MLB Draft

Dodgers finished the 2020 First-Year Player Draft selecting three pitchers, one catcher and one outfielder
June 12, 2020

LOS ANGELES –The Los Angeles Dodgers announced their five selections of the second day of the 2020 MLB Draft, taking right-handed pitcher Landon Knack from East Tennessee State University (second round), right-handed pitcher Clayton Beeter from Texas Tech University (second round - Comp B), outfielder Jake Vogel from Huntington Beach

Dodger first base coach George Lombard brings life experience to Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation Virtual Coaches Training Series

June 11, 2020

LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation (LADF) continued their virtual Dodgers RBI season last night with a special coaches training featuring Dodger first base coach George Lombard. Lombard is the latest member of the Dodgers coaching staff to join LADF’s training series, following Dodger third base coach Dino

Dodgers select RHP Bobby Miller with the 29th overall pick In the 2020 MLB Draft

June 11, 2020

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers selected right-handed pitcher Bobby Miller from the University of Louisville with the 29th overall selection in the 2020 First Year Player Draft. Miller, 21, made four starts for the Cardinals in 2020, going 2-0 with a 2.31 ERA (6 ER/23.1 IP) with 34

Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation to launch Dodger Day Drive-Thru Series in response to Dodgers RBI COVID-19 needs assessment released today

Series will provide 132,000 meals, over $480,000 in resources to families across five distribution days in South Los Angeles, Huntington Park, Lynwood, Long Beach and East Los Angeles Regions
June 10, 2020

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation (LADF) today released its Dodgers RBI COVID-19 Needs Assessment sharing the impact of the pandemic on households and how they have adapted support during this time. Outcomes of the assessment informed the launch of the Dodger Day Drive-Thru Series presented by ARCO,

Dodger players support online auction with exclusive experiences and game-used memorabilia to combat COVID-19 and racial inequality

Featuring Mookie Betts Autographed Bats, Meet & Greet Experiences with Clayton Kershaw, Gavin Lux, Will Smith
June 9, 2020

LOS ANGELES- The Los Angeles Dodgers and Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation (LADF) are hosting a second online auction at Dodgers.com/Relief featuring donated player experiences and game-used memorabilia with proceeds to support programs and organizations on the front lines combatting COVID-19 and racial inequality. Funds will provide critical donations to improve

Music legend John Fogerty celebrates his 75th birthday by playing hit song ‘Centerfield’ at Dodger Stadium

May 29, 2020

LOS ANGELES –Music legend John Fogerty celebrated his 75th birthday yesterday by playing his 1985 hit song Centerfield from Centerfield – at Dodger Stadium! Fogerty posted the video to Facebook, saying “It took 75 years and it’s a little different than I envisioned. Now on my birthday I get to

Dodgers third-base coach Dino Ebel joins Dodgers Foundation for virtual coaches training

Over 500 Coaches throughout Greater Los Angeles Tune in for 2020 Dodgers RBI Coaches’ Training Series to-date
May 28, 2020

LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation (LADF) continued its virtual Dodgers RBI season last night with a special coaches training featuring Dodgers third base coach, Dino Ebel. Dodgers RBI volunteer coaches and parents participated via Zoom and listened as Ebel shared his journey in coaching, how he landed

Dodgers, Dodgers Foundation and Salvation Army distribute 40,000 meals to local families

May 28, 2020

LOS ANGELES –The Los Angeles Dodgers, Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation (LADF) and Salvation Army today distributed family food boxes with the equivalent of 40,000 meals to 2,000 families as part of their continued relief efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic. The food boxes contained non-perishable groceries, canned goods, and a Smart

Dodgers statement

May 26, 2020

LOS ANGELES –The Los Angeles Dodgers today issued the following statement: The Coronavirus has caused grave health issues as well as widespread financial hardships for many people and also for businesses. The virus also has created uncertainty regarding the 2020 MLB season. The entire Dodgers’ organization, including the great many

Mayor Garcetti, Dodgers, LAFD and CORE partner to open county's largest testing site at Dodger Stadium

Center will have capacity to test 6,000 Angelenos each day, dramatically increasing size of Stadium’s previous testing site
May 26, 2020

LOS ANGELES –– Mayor Eric Garcetti today opened a new COVID-19 testing site at Dodger Stadium, with the capacity to test 6,000 Angelenos a day free of charge –– making it three times larger than any other location in L.A. County. “Dodger Stadium is a place where Angelenos usually rally

Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation releases COVID-19 grantee needs assessment revealing LA nonprofits require more flexibility during pandemic

May 20, 2020

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation (LADF) released a COVID-19 Grantee Needs Assessment today revealing Los Angeles nonprofits require increased flexibility during the current pandemic. LADF is calling on all major grantmaking organizations in Los Angeles to join them in offering nonprofit partners clear and consistent communication, creative

Los Angeles Dodgers named finalist for ESPN's Sports Humanitarian Team of the Year in recognition of the Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation

Dodgers named finalists in back-to-back years
May 20, 2020

LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Dodgers today were named a finalist for the Sports Humanitarian Team of the Year, ESPN announced, in recognition of the work of the club’s official charity, the Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation (LADF). The sixth annual Sports Humanitarian Awards sponsored by Bristol-Myers Squibb Company is

Dodgers to hold inaugural Zoom party en Español Thursday night

May 19, 2020

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers will hold their inaugural Zoom Party en Español Thursday at 6:00 p.m. PT, featuring current players Kiké Hernández, Julio Urías, Brusdar Graterol and Edwin Ríos, former Dodgers Adrián González and Fernando Valenzuela as well as broadcasters Jaime Jarrín, Alanna Rizzo, Pepe Yñiguez and

Special guests Billie Jean King, Ken Jeong join Dodger players & more than 15,000 fans on latest Zoom party

Weekly event to return next Monday, May 18 at 6 pm PT
May 12, 2020

LOS ANGELES – Special guest appearances by Billie Jean King and Ken Jeong highlighted the Dodgers’ latest Zoom Party, which had more than 15,000 unique accounts sign into the hour-long event last night. The Dodgers’ Zoom Party was hosted by team broadcasters Joe Davis and Alanna Rizzo, and featured current

Dodgers Zoom party draws 3 former MVPs, nearly 12,000 unique logins

Team announces plans for third event on Monday, May 11
May 5, 2020

LOS ANGELES – Nearly 12,000 unique accounts logged into the Dodgers’ second Zoom Party last night, which featured three former Most Valuable Players among current and former players and a surprise appearance by actor Cedric the Entertainer. The Dodgers’ Zoom Party was hosted by team broadcasters Joe Davis and Alanna

Dodgers host 11,000 fans on star-studded inaugural Zoom party

Team announces plans for second event on Monday, May 4
April 28, 2020

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers hosted 11,000 fans on their inaugural Dodgers Zoom Party last night, which featured current and former players, team personalities and celebrity fans for an hour-long event. The Dodgers Zoom Party was hosted by team broadcasters Joe Davis and Alanna Rizzo, and featured current

Dodgers, Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation launch fourth season of LA Reads to support at-home learning during COVID-19

Literacy Initiative to include Digital Reading Experiences, Goal to Inspire Students to Read While at Home to Reach 1.75 Million Minutes Read
April 13, 2020

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers and Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation (LADF) announced the launch of the fourth season of their joint literacy initiative, LA Reads. Students and families can now sign up to track their daily reading and join the Dodgers Reading Champions Challenge at Dodgers.com/LAReads. In an

Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation launches online auction, 100% of proceeds to benefit Covid-19 relief efforts

Auction at Dodgers.com/Relief includes autographed and game-used jerseys from Dodger fan-favorites
April 8, 2020

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation today launched a special auction at Dodgers.com/Relief to support local COVID-19 relief efforts that will aim to uplift significantly impacted Angelenos, including our most vulnerable populations and those on the front lines of this crisis. The auction runs through April 19 at

Dodgers, Dodgers Foundation, iHeartMedia Los Angeles launch COVID-19 relief efforts to address homelessness, food insecurity, basic needs and support for healthcare workers on the front lines

Dodger Players and Partners ARCO, California Pizza Kitchen, Dasani, Dunkin’ Brands of Southern California, Farmer John, Gatorade, Jack in the Box, Levy Restaurants, Mastercard, Postmates, Smart & Final Charitable Foundation and Southern California McDonald's Join Efforts to Provide More than 100,000 Meals and $100,000 of In-Kind Donations to Kick-off Support for Vulnerable Angelenos
April 7, 2020

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Dodgers, Dodgers Foundation, and iHeartMedia Los Angeles announced today that they will be providing critical donations to support local COVID-19 relief efforts that will aim to uplift significantly impacted Angelenos, including our most vulnerable populations and those on the front lines of this crisis.

Spectrum Networks announces carriage agreements with AT&T

The Dodgers’ 24/7 Regional Sports Network now available to DIRECTV and U-verse TV, and Spectrum SportsNet LA (Dodgers) and Spectrum SportsNet (LA Lakers) to join streaming services AT&T TV and AT&T TV NOW starting April 8
April 1, 2020

El Segundo, CA – April 1, 2020 – Spectrum Networks announced a carriage agreement to launch the Los Angeles Dodgers award-winning regional sports network, Spectrum SportsNet LA, to AT&T video subscribers beginning today. With the agreement, AT&T TV, DIRECTV, U-verse TV and AT&T TV NOW customers in Southern California, Las

Dodgers statement on delayed start of 2020 season

March 12, 2020

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers today issued the following statement: These are unprecedented times, and the health and safety of our community is of the utmost importance to the Los Angeles Dodgers. Today, Major League Baseball announced the suspension of all Spring Training games and the delay of

Dodgers roster moves 

March 9, 2020

GLENDALE – The Los Angeles Dodgers have optioned catcher Keibert Ruiz, infielder Zach McKinstry, outfielders DJ Peters and Luke Raley and have reassigned right-handed pitcher Brett de Geus and infielders Jacob Amaya and Omar Estevez to minor league camp. The Spring Training roster is now at 44 (22 pitchers, 22

Dodgers reassign RHPs Josiah Gray and Edwin Uceta

March 5, 2020

GLENDALE – The Los Angeles Dodgers have reassigned right-handed pitchers Josiah Gray and Edwin Uceta to minor league camp. There are 60 players in camp (30 pitchers, 30 position players).