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Dodgers' Brandon League to be sidelined for extended period
Dodgers' Brandon League to be sidelined for extended period

Reliever Brandon League is expected to be sidelined for a couple of months with shoulder inflammation, Manager Don Mattingly said. "It's an extended period of time," Mattingly said. The results of League's recent MRI examination were reviewed Friday by team physician Neal ElAttrache, as well as another doctor. League was diagnosed with posterior shoulder inflammation and prescribed rest. "I think it's three weeks of rest," Mattingly said. League would have to build his arm strength after that. He is also expected to pitch in minor league games to get in competitive form. League pitched in only two games in the exhibition season, most recently...

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