Adrian Beltre

Dodgers pitcher Scott Kazmir could be headed to disabled list after rocky spring

Dodgers pitcher Scott Kazmir could be headed to disabled list after rocky spring

The assignment called for five innings of work, and so in the fifth, two innings after he left the game, Scott Kazmir was still throwing in the Dodgers bullpen at Surprise Stadium.

The moment fit the tenor of his puzzling spring, an image of Kazmir at war with himself rather than with any opponent. When he arrived in Arizona in February, Kazmir did not possess a grip on his delivery. As camp winds down this week, he remains in search of mechanical cohesion, as shown Sunday during a 3-2 loss to Texas.

Kazmir may have to wait a while for another opportunity against major league competition. The Dodgers break camp after a game Wednesday, and Manager...

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