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Joc Pederson isn't hitting much yet but seems to be in Dodgers' plans
Joc Pederson isn't hitting much yet but seems to be in Dodgers' plans

This month was expected to offer Joc Pederson a glimpse of the major leagues, nothing more. Instead, September has turned into an audition for the 22-year-old prospect, whom the Dodgers now view as a candidate to be on their postseason roster. "There's a possibility of that," Manager Don Mattingly said. With Yasiel Puig sidelined by an unspecified stomach problem Saturday night, Pederson started in center field for the third time in four games in the Dodgers' 5-2 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks at Dodger Stadium. Calling Pederson the Dodgers' only natural center fielder, Mattingly played him over Andre Ethier, who suddenly finds himself the team's...

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