Dodgers Press Releases
Dodgers begin 11th homestand Friday with series against Cubs and Giants
The Dodgers' 11th homestand of the season begins with a three-game series against the Chicago Cubs on August 28 at 7:10 p.m.
Dodgers Announce Law Enforcement Appreciation Night September 15
The Dodgers announced today that they will honor the men and women who protect and serve Los Angeles by playing host to Law Enforcement Appreciation Night on Tuesday, September 15 (7:10 p.m. vs. Rockies). A special-event ticket package that includes a ticket to the game on September 15 and a commemorative Law Enforcement Appreciation travel mug (image attached) can be purchased by visiting www.dodgers.com/lawenforcement.
Dodgers Present Social Media Night Friday
The Dodgers will play host to Social Media Night Friday (7:10 p.m. vs. Cubs). A special event ticket package that includes a ticket to Friday's game and a Dodgers' Social Media Night T-shirt is available to fans for $45. A limited number of Social Media Night ticket packages are still available and can be purchased by visiting www.dodgers.com/socialnight.
Dodgers Option Yimi Garcia
The Los Angeles Dodgers today optioned right-handed reliever Yimi Garcia to Triple-A Oklahoma City. The club is expected to reinstate right-hander Juan Nicasio from the 15-day disabled list tomorrow, when it opens a three-game series at Cincinnati.
R/GA; Los Angeles Dodgers Accelerator Announces Program Companies
The Los Angeles Dodgers and R/GA are pleased to announce the 10 companies selected for the first-ever LA Dodgers Accelerator program.
Dodger Promotional Dates for 11th Homestand: August 28- September 2
The Dodgers will offer a total of six promotions from August 28-September 2 during the club's 11th homestand of the season which features three games against the Chicago Cubs and a three-game showdown against the division-rival San Francisco Giants. Two theme nights also take place next homestand. Tickets for all promotional dates listed below can be purchased by calling 866-DODGERS or by visiting www.dodgers.com/promotions.
Dodgers Acquire Chase Utley From Phillies
The Los Angeles Dodgers today acquired infielder Chase Utley and cash considerations from the Philadelphia Phillies in exchange for minor league infielder/outfielder Darnell Sweeney and minor league pitcher John Richy.
Dodgers Hire Ron Roenicke
The Los Angeles Dodgers today announced the hiring of Ron Roenicke, who will coach third base for the remainder of the season. Roenicke managed the Brewers to a 342-331 record from 2011-15, before being replaced in May. The Southern California native was an outfielder in the Majors from 1981-88, including parts of three seasons with the Dodgers (1981-83). Before being named the Brewers' skipper prior to the 2011 campaign, the 58-year-old was a longtime coach for the Angels, serving as their third base (2000-05) and bench coach (2006-10).
Dodgers Foundation Dedicate Universally Accessible Dreamfield at Baldwin Hills
The Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation (LADF) dedicated its first universally accessible Dodgers Dreamfield for youth with disabilities at Baldwin Hills Recreation Center, located at 5401 Highlight Place in Los Angeles, earlier today. This new ADA accessible field is the 38th Dodgers Dreamfield and its creation was also made possible by several partners including the City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks, LA84 Foundation, the Miracle League, the Cal Ripken Sr. Foundation and Security Benefit. Adrian and Betsy Gonzalez, Clayton and Ellen Kershaw and Joc Pederson and brother Champ Pederson were on hand for today's dedication. Dodger broadcaster Alanna Rizzo served as emcee.