Spring Training Notes
March 20, 2013 • 646 views
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The Dodgers rank second among National League clubs with both a .281 team batting average and a .348 on-base percentage. Los Angeles leads the league with 27 steals in 37 attempts this spring.
Prospect Yasiel Puig ranks second among NL players with a .450 batting average, is third with 18 hits, places sixth with a .675 slugging percentage and is tied for third with 11 runs scored.
Dee Gordon leads the NL with six steals and is tied for fifth on the circuit with seven walks.
The Dodgers have been active in the international free agent market in the past year and yesterday signed a trio of Dominican amateurs; shortstop Dennis Santana from San Pedro de Macoris, shortstop Carlos Aquino from Santiago and left-handed pitcher Cesar Romero from Santo Domingo.
Anything special about San Pedro de Macoris?
Try Dodger great Pedro Guerrero along with; Rico Carty, Robinson Cano, Tony Fernandez, and Sammy Sosa to name a few.
Kershaw will be on the mound when the Dodgers open the 2013 regular season on April 1 against the Giants,