On Sunday, the Los Angeles Dodgers have announced that they have designated outfielder Carl Crawford for assignment, ending a four-year tenure with the team; Crawford, who was hitting .180 this season in Los Angeles, was acquired in the August 2012 trade with the Boston Red Sox, is being cut loose with $35 million still remaining on his contract through next year.
On Tuesday night, the Los Angeles Dodgers offense, lead by Justin Turner, took the second game of the series by defeating the Cincinnati Reds 8-2; Turner went 3-for-5 with three RBI and Mike Bolsinger got his first win of the season.
On Monday night at Dodger Stadium, Clayton Kershaw's dominating 2016 season continued as he fired a complete game, two-hit shutout against the Cincinnati Reds in a 1-0 victory; Kershaw is now 7-1 with a 1.48 ERA on the season and on track already for another potential Cy Young Award season.
The Los Angeles Dodgers acquired Scott Kazmir during the off-season and he started his first National League game against the San Diego Padres yesterday. Kazmir followed Clayton Kershaw and shut out the Padres.
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