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Dodgers delay activating Alex Wood because of roster issues

Dodgers delay activating Alex Wood because of roster issues

The Dodgers chose to delay the addition of left-handed pitcher Alex Wood by a day as the organization sorts through its 40-man roster to find space for him.

Over the weekend, Manager Dave Roberts indicated the team intended to activate Wood for Monday’s game against the San Francisco Giants. Unable to pitch since May because of an elbow impingement and a debridement, Wood will audition for a spot on the postseason roster as a relief pitcher.

His audition will have to wait a day.

“He’ll be activated tomorrow,” Roberts said. “We have to make a roster move, and we haven’t decided which...

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