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Leading Off: Searching for offense

The Dodgers offense is struggling at Coors Field, but also just about everywhere for the last month, when LA has only been a .500 team. Jake Lamb is the latest veteran added to the bench, as the team navigates its lineup without Mookie Betts for the immediate future.

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Who’s the best Dodgers prospect in the long term?

Dodgers survey questions on most home runs for among a 2022 quartet, and looking forward to which prospect will have the best career.

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Cartaya, De Jesus lead offensive outburst for Great Lakes

Tuesday in the Dodgers minors saw a pair of top prospects go deep, a top pitching prospect continue some struggles and half of the affiliates pick up wins.

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Freddie Freeman reportedly cuts ties with agency

Sources say Freeman was disappointed and even shocked at how Excel Sports Management handled his free agency negotiations.

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Rockies jump on wild Kershaw to beat Dodgers again

Clayton Kershaw issued his most walks in three years, and allowed his most runs in five years. The Dodgers lost to the Rockies again.

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2022 results

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Every Dodgers roster move during the 2022 season

Every Dodgers transaction during the 2022 season, and an updated 40-man roster.

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Dodgers 2022 injured list tracker

Every Dodgers injured list stints during the 2022 season, with details on every single transaction.

Dodgers 2022 option counter

Every minor league option used by the Dodgers during the 2022 season, beginning May 2. Tracking each player’s options used, with a limit of five for any one player.

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Walker Buehler shut down with flexor tendon strain & has bone spurs removed from elbow

Dodgers pitcher Walker Buehler was shut down and will miss at least two months with a right flexor tendon strain in his elbow.

Jake Lamb called up, Zach McKinstry on IL

The Dodgers called up Jake Lamb from Triple-A to add to their bench, and placed Zach McKinstry on the injured list with neck stiffness.

Facts about the Dodgers’ disappearing offense

The Dodgers lead the National League in runs per game this season, but in June the offense has been terrible. There aren’t many solutions on the current roster other than simply hitting better.

Dodgers Reacts survey results: A reliever for the back end would be nice

The TBLA community has spoken and the idea of a reliever helping the club more than a starter or any position player won out.

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Mailbag: Send us your Dodgers questions

We are taking Dodgers questions for a mailbag in the coming week.

Dodgers rewind: Tommy Brown

Looking back to Tommy Brown, the youngest player in Dodgers history, who played for Brooklyn from 1944-50, hit three home runs in a game once, and is the only AL/NL player ever to homer before his 18th birthday.

Stefen Romero back in Triple-A

Dodgers sent Stefen Romero, who cleared waivers, back to Triple-A, and High-A outfielder Jonny DeLuca was named Midwest League player of the week.

Notes: Andrew Heaney, Miguel Vargas, pinch-hitting

Dodgers pitcher Andrew Heaney hasn’t yet resumed throwing while on the injured list with a shoulder strain, plus notes on prospect Miguel Vargas and MLB pinch-hitting.

Rockies Kuhl off Dodgers

The Dodgers got blanked at Coors Field, and it was the Rockies’ Chad Kuhl who went the distance in Monday’s series opener in Denver.

How the likely Dodgers All-Stars are doing in fan voting

The second update of fan voting for the MLB All-Star Game have Mookie Betts and Trea Turner in good positions to start on July 19 at Dodger Stadium, with teammates Will Smith and Freddie Freeman having a chance to also join the team.

Freddie Freeman named NL player of the week

Dodgers first baseman Freddie Freeman hit .440/.533/.840, drove in 11 runs, and helped win two out of three games in an emotional first return to Atlanta. On Monday, Freeman was named National League player of the week.

Dave Roberts joins NL coaching staff for All-Star Game at Dodger Stadium

Dodgers manager Dave Roberts was added to Brian Snitker’s National League coaching staff for the 2022 All-Star Game, which is held at Dodger Stadium.

You can’t go home again: In defense of Freddie Freeman

The 2022 Dodgers have some weaknesses - whether those weaknesses are fatal to a title is an open question. What is not a weakness is feeling nostalgia.

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Trevor Bauer suspend 324 games by Major League Baseball

Dodgers pitcher is on administrative leave pending an investigation by MLB into a temporary restraining order against him alleging assault, stemming from two sexual encounters.

Week 12: Trea bien

Freddie Freeman returned to Atlanta. He, Trea Turner, and Will Smith paced the Dodgers offense in a week that saw Los Angeles win five of six games in Cincinnati & Atlanta.

Leading Off: Pitching injuries & Freeman’s Atlanta return

Dodgers pitchers Andrew Heaney and Daniel Hudson are on the injured list, including Hudson out for the season with a torn ACL. That adds to the Dodgers’ trade deadline needs. Plus, reaction to Freddie Freeman’s return weekend in Atlanta.

Knack tosses six innings, strikes out 10 for Tulsa

Landon Knack had his first career double digit strikeout game and a pair of top prospects went deep Sunday for the Dodgers in a mixed bag of results for their affiliates.

Jackie Robinson’s big day in Washington D.C.

A look back at a memorable Negro Leagues doubleheader feat by Jackie Robinson, plus more on Freddie Freeman’s return to Atlanta, an old 23-inning game, and Kris Bryant returning for the Rockies to play the Dodgers.

Down to their last strike, Dodgers find a way to beat Braves

The Dodgers were down to their last strike in the ninth, but rallied to score in three straight innings, beating the Braves for LA’s first extra-inning win of the season.

Tony Gonsolin, the intermittent ERA leader

Tony Gonsolin has led the National League and the majors in ERA at various points in 2022, though he continues to straddle the line of having enough innings to qualify.

Outman reaches four times, Keith drives in three

James Outman and Damon Keith have been on hot streaks very recently. Both were on display for their teams Saturday as the Dodgers’ affiliates split the four games played.

Daniel Hudson calls ACL tear ‘extremely frustrating’

Daniel Hudson is out for the season, and is understandably frustrated, plus updates on other injured Dodgers relievers.

Dodgers score against Fried, but not enough to beat Braves

The Dodgers came back against Max Fried and the Braves, but recent pitching injuries came back to haunt Los Angeles in a loss in a playoff atmosphere in Atlanta.

Hanser Alberto activated, Stefen Romero DFA’d

The Dodgers activated Hanser Alberto from the paternity list and designated veteran outfielder Stefen Romero for assignment.

White called up to start, Hudson has torn ACL

Mitch White was called up from Triple-A Oklahoma City to start for the Dodgers against the Braves, rejoining the rotation after Andrew Heaney was placed on the injured list. Daniel Hudson was placed on the injured list with a torn ACL.

What’s the Dodgers biggest need at the trade deadline?

Looking ahead to the Dodgers and their needs at the trade deadline, which is just over five weeks away.

Ryan Noda homers twice in Oklahoma City win

The Dodgers minor league affiliates made a complete sweep of the four games Friday night, with three of the four wins coming by one run and the other in extra innings.