Nothing like an early scare. It is
For the Dodgers, the early scare in their 4-3 victory over the
The injury was later described as a mild right calf strain, and Greinke said he would have kept going if it had been a regular-season game.
But this being his first appearance of the spring, the Dodgers took the cautious route and had him leave the field. Greinke doesn't think the injury will impede his ability to start in one of the two games in Australia next month. And, oh yeah, if he's going to make the trip, he does want to pitch. It's a long ways to go just to check out a wallaby.
With Greinke getting only one out, the Dodgers used seven relievers.
The Dodgers went ahead on Brendan Harris' run-scoring single in the seventh and scored their fourth run in the eighth on a bloop double by Alex Guerrero. The Cuban infielder also singled to go two for four on the day.