Still, you cannot read much into McCarthy's outing Wednesday, other than it was one really miserable exhibition start. It will long be forgotten if he gets out to a nice regular-season start.
For one spring afternoon, however, it was cover-the-eyes material, McCarthy giving up six runs on eight hits in his four innings of the
It was only his third start of the spring, so the Dodgers will write it off as just one of those off-days where he at least got his work in.
It was hardly an entirely poor day for the rest of the Dodgers who took the mound. Adam Liberatore and
Offensively, the Dodgers were led by Joc Pederson, who is showing every sign of someone winning the starting center-field job. Pederson had three more hits, including a three-run homer and a double, raising his spring batting average to .429. He has three doubles and two homers in the exhibition season.
Howie Kendrich had two more hits and