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Gordon is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Padres.

Manager Don Mattingly said recently that he will take measures to ensure Gordon's health for the stretch run, so Wednesday's absence is not any sort of red flag. Gordon has started six straight for the Dodgers and 10 of 11. Darwin Barney will take over at second base and atop the order against left-hander Eric Stults.

Dee Gordon 2B/SS LAD 5 Days

Gordon went 2-for-4 with two runs scored and his 55th and 56th stolen bases on the year against the Brewers on Friday.

The Dodgers' infielder has five stolen bases over his last three games played and is starting to swing the bat like he was earlier in the season. Gordon (.293/.339/.387) will continue to bat lead off for the Dodgers on most days, while he remains an important catalyst for their everyday lineup.

Dee Gordon 2B/SS LAD 6 Days

Gordon went 3-for-4 with a walk, two steals and four runs scored Thursday against the Braves.

Now that's how you make things happen at the top of the lineup. Gordon's breakout season continues, and if his on-base skills continue improving, the sky's the limit.

Dee Gordon 2B/SS LAD 7 Days

Gordon returned to the starting lineup Wednesday against the Braves and went 2-for-5 with a stolen base.

Gordon sat out Tuesday against lefty Mike Minor, but Dodgers manager Don Mattingly implied that there was more to keeping Gordon out Tuesday than his big platoon split, saying that he wanted to keep Gordon from wearing down over the last six weeks.

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Gordon is out of the lineupTuesday versus the Braves.

It looks to be nothing more than a scheduled day off for Gordon, who's started each of the past four games. He's 3-for-19 at the plate in that span, though he's only struck out once. Darwin Barney will start at second base and bat eighth.

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Gordon is out of the lineup Thursday against the Angels.

Gordon will take a seat Thursday with the left-handed C.J. Wilson on the bump for the Angels. Justin Turner will start in his place and lead off for the Dodgers.

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Dee Gordon finished 3-for-4 with a stolen base and a run scored Saturday in the Dodgers' loss to St. Louis.

Gordon was the only Los Angeles player to register multiple hits in the 4-2 defeat. He stole his 44th base of the season off Joe Kelly and George Kottaras in the third inning and then scored on a Hanley Ramirez single.

Dee Gordon 2B/SS LAD 1 Month

Dee Gordon went 1-for-4 with a stolen base and a run scored in Sunday's win over the Padres.

It had been seven games since Gordon stole a base, so he was due. He's now got an NL-best 43 steals at the break. The second baseman is batting .292/.344/.398 with nine triples and 52 runs scored on the year, and with Alex Guerrero nowhere to be seen, he'll continue to wreak havoc atop the Dodgers lineup in the second half.

Dee Gordon 2B/SS LAD 2 Months

Dee Gordon is not in the Dodgers starting lineup for Saturday's contest against the Rockies.

It's merely a routine day of rest for the speedy infielder. Miguel Rojas will get the start in his place at second base and bat eighth for the Dodgers.

Dee Gordon 2B/SS LAD 2 Months

Dee Gordon singled three times and drove in a run Friday against the Cardinals.

A better first baseman than Matt Adams could have taken away one of Gordon's hits and the RBI, Still, it was a nice night for the second baseman, who has been back on the upswing of late. He's hit in seven straight starts, raising his average from .277 to .292.