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Dodgers call up five, including Stephen Fife, Scott Van Slyke
Dodgers call up five, including Stephen Fife, Scott Van Slyke

The first of September arrived and the Dodgers wasted no time in calling up reserves. They leave after Sunday afternoon’s game against the Padres for Denver, but fresh troops arrived in Los Angeles immediately, not bothering to wait and join the team in Colorado, as newbie Dodger Michael Young will. Five arrived from triple-A Albuquerque, four of the familiar variety. In the clubhouse in time for Sunday’s game were right-handers Stephen Fife and Peter Moylan, infielder Dee Gordon, outfielder Scott Van Slyke and catcher Drew Butera. These aren’t players who figure to get a lot of time in September, but allow depth to give others possible time off. Butera has appeared...

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