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How Dodgers' having two starting catchers can be good
How Dodgers' having two starting catchers can be good

So what to do with this two-headed catcher thing? Pull straws, flip a coin, check with astrological charts? The Dodgers now have two starting catchers. A.J. Ellis has been their primary catcher for the past three seasons. And now they have Yasmani Grandal, the main man last year with the San Diego Padres. Both are going to play, with Grandal presumably getting the bulk of the work. The Dodgers didn’t send Matt Kemp to the Padres just to make room for Joc Pederson in the outfield and clear salary. Yet exactly how they split time remains uncertain. Manager Don Mattingly really hasn’t talked much about it since saying during the team’s fan fest in January that...

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