SAN FRANCISCO --
Crawford was sidelined for more than a month with a strained left hamstring. He completed a four-game rehabilitation assignment with Class-A Rancho Cucamonga on Wednesday and took early batting practice in San Francisco on Friday.
To clear a roster spot for Crawford, the Dodgers optioned outfielder
Before his injury, Crawford batted .301 with five home runs, 13 runs batted in and nine steals in 51 games.
Crawford’s return gives the Dodgers four high-caliber outfielders: Crawford,
Kemp acknowledged that he didn't like the idea of not playing every day.