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2013 Dodgers offseason moves

A look at the roster moves made by the Dodgers in the offseason between the 2012 and 2013 seasons.

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Dodgers sign Beachy

The Dodgers signed Brandon Beachy to a one-year, $2.75 million deal with a club option for 2016 worth between $3-6 million. The right-hander is coming off two Tommy John surgeries in the last three seasons.

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Ronald Belisario avoids salary arbitration

Ronald Belisario is a Super Two, with two years, 151 days of major league service time. He signed a one-year contract to avoid salary arbitration on Jan. 18.

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A.J. Ellis files avoids salary arbitration

The catcher, after his first full season in 2012, avoided salary arbitration on Jan. 18 with a one-year contract with the Dodgers. Ellis has two years, 151 days of service time and is a Super Two player.

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Dodgers sign J.P. Howell

The Dodgers on Jan. 7, 2013 signed left-handed relief pitcher J.P. Howell to a one-year contract, adding to their bullpen depth.

Scott Van Slyke outrighted to Triple-A

Van Slyke was designated for assignment on Dec. 12 to make room for utility man Skip Schumaker.

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Dodgers acquire Rob Rasmussen for John Ely

The Dodgers on Wednesday acquired left-handed pitcher Rob Rasmussen from the Houston Astros in exchange for pitcher John Ely. The move opened up a spot on the 40-man roster for Los Angeles.

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Dodgers acquire Skip Schumaker from Cardinals

On Dec. 12, 2012, the Dodgers acquired second baseman and outfielder Skip Schumaker from the St. Louis Cardinals for minor league infielder Jake Lemmerman.

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Dodgers sign Zack Greinke

At $147 million over six years, Greinke has the largest contract ever given to a right-handed pitcher in baseball history.

Dodgers lose Silverio to Marlins in Rule 5 Draft

The outfielder was selected by the Miami Marlins, who must keep Silverio on the active roster or send him back to the Dodgers.

Dodgers set 40-man roster for Rule 5 draft

The two right-handed pitchers give the Dodgers 38 players on their 40-man roster.

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Dodgers sign Hyun-jin Ryu

The Dodgers won the bid for 25-year old Korean left-handed pitcher Hyun-jin Ryu for a reported $25,737,737.33, and on Dec. 9 signed the seven-time Korea Baseball Organization All-Star with the Hanwha Eagles.