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Aaron Harang
Dodgers outfield is crowded . . . but in a good way?
Dodgers outfield is crowded . . . but in a good way?

The trade the Dodgers completed Monday didn't involved Matt Kemp or any of their other high-priced outfielders. Darwin Barney, a former Gold Glove Award winner, was acquired from the Chicago Cubs to back up at second base, third base and shortstop. The Dodgers will send the Cubs a player to be named or cash. The Dodgers will continue to listen to offers for the likes of Kemp, Carl Crawford and Andre Ethier up to the nonwaiver trade deadline at 1 p.m. Thursday. But even in the likely case they can't trade any of them, there figures to be a measure of stability in the outfield for the first time this season. When the Dodgers open a three-game home series against the Atlanta...