Some of the big boys were back in the Dodgers' lineup Saturday, the varsity called back into action.
Clinch a division and get a day off. Pretty sure they'd take that trade.
But the lineup was still missing two regulars in
Ramirez played in Thursday’s clincher, hitting a pair of home runs, so his sore back isn’t too far off. Manager
Ethier is another matter. He hasn't played since Sept. 13 after aggravating a sore foot and has been using a walking boot.
He has jogged and hit during pregame workouts the past two days, and said he is feeling better. Mattingly said if there are no setbacks, he hopes Ethier will be able to play during the three-game series in San Francisco that starts Tuesday.