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How will Dodgers handle struggling Joc Pederson in the final five weeks?

How will Dodgers handle struggling Joc Pederson in the final five weeks?

What to do, what to do? Dodgers phenom Joc Pederson was a starter in the National League All-Star game, a near winner of the home-run-hitting contest and an early leader for N.L. rookie of the year. And now he's mired in a horrific slump, no longer starting against left-handers, and at least in the Dodgers' last game, not starting against a right-hander either. Patience was the call of the day when Pederson’s slump began, but now September is drawing near, and the Dodgers find themselves in their first five-game losing streak and struggling to stay atop of the NL West. Flat out benching Pederson for the stretch run is a tough gamble. He is a true rookie, only...

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