Topics

Major League Baseball
Jimmy Rollins to lead off for Dodgers in exhibition opener
Jimmy Rollins to lead off for Dodgers in exhibition opener

Jimmy Rollins will lead off for the Dodgers in their Cactus League opener Wednesday against the Chicago White Sox. “That’s the one guy that I think that we are pretty sure about,” Manager Don Mattingly said. “Jimmy’s really kind of that leadoff guy. We don’t truly have anyone else that really fits in that role. Jimmy, he’s hit a lot of one, he’s hit a lot of two, I’ve seen him hit three, but I think on our club, we look at Jimmy as that guy at the top.” The switch-hitting Rollins stole 28 bases last season for the Philadelphia Phillies. “I think he give us a guy from both sides, he gives us a guy with speed,”...

Loading