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Andre Ethier aggravates ankle injury in Dodgers' 4-2 loss to Giants
Andre Ethier aggravates ankle injury in Dodgers' 4-2 loss to Giants

The Dodgers can actually afford to lose a few games, but players suddenly falling by the wayside are another matter. The Dodgers did lose Friday, 4-2, to the San Francisco Giants before a Dodger Stadium crowd of 52,650. Yet with the Arizona Diamondbacks also losing, the Dodgers' magic number for clinching the National League West shrank to four games. Lose like that four more times and they’re division champions. But one night after Hanley Ramirez was lost for at least a few days to a back injury, outfielder Andre Ethier was forced out of the game. Ethier doubled in the eighth inning, but as he reached second he stopped on the bag and bent over with hands on knees....

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