Hanley Ramirez added to Dodgers lineup

Hanley Ramirez added to Dodgers lineup
Dodgers shortstop Hanley Ramirez is congratulated by third base coach Lorenzo Bundy after hitting a solo home run against the Padres in the eighth inning Friday night in San Diego. (Denis Poroy / Getty Images)
Hanley Ramirez

was a late addition to the


' lineup Saturday, a day after he made an

because of stiffness in his left leg.

Ramirez worked out on the warning track at

Petco Park

under the supervision of team trainers and Manager

Don Mattingly


“He obviously looked really good,” Mattingly said. “Everything was easy.”

Ramirez will bat second for the Dodgers.

Yasiel Puig

, who has no hits in his last 19 at-bats, was dropped to the fifth spot.

“I want to get Hanley the extra at-bat,” Mattingly said.

Before Ramirez was removed from the game Friday night, he was three for four with a home run and a double.

“I thought he looked good,” Mattingly said. “I think it’s the first time we’ve seen him with better timing since he’s been back. To me, it looks like he’s swinging better.”

Hyun-Jin Ryu, who has been sidelined with a strained buttock muscle, remains on track to start Sunday in the series finale against the

San Diego Padres

. Third baseman

Juan Uribe

could also return from the disabled list.