Alex Guerrero, the Cuban infielder who did not play last season and is making the conversion to second base, made the cut (for now), but last year’s backup catcher,
The Dodgers elected to keep catcher
The Dodgers acquired Butera at the trading deadline last year from the
The Dodgers used starting pitchers
So the current roster figures to last for just these two games in Sydney before the Dodgers add Greinke, Haren, Crawford and, presumably, League for the three-game series in San Diego beginning March 30.
It could be a short stay on the 25-man for Guerrero. Manager
Needing only two starters in Australia, the Dodgers are going with a whopping 10-man bullpen. They reassigned outfielder Joc Pederson, starting pitcher Zach Lee and infielder Miguel Rojas to the minors.
The 25-man roster for Sydney:
Pitchers (12): Jose Dominguez,
Catchers (2): Butera and Ellis.
Infielders (6): Gordon, Guerrero,