Carl Crawford LF LAD 6 Hrs
Crawford slugged his fifth home run of the year, while going 3-for-3 at the plate with a walk, a stolen base, three RBI and three runs scored in the Dodgers' 8-6 win over the Padres.
Crawford has been scorching hot of late, and is 16-for-35 with six RBI, eight runs and five stolen bases in his last 10 games. As a result, Crawford has raised his average from .234 to .268.
Carl Crawford LF LAD 6 Days
Crawford is not in the lineup for Thursday's game against the Braves.
Crawford has tallied 10 hits over his last four games, but he will get a day off after starting six straight contests. Andre Ethier will get the start in left field in Crawford's place.
Carl Crawford LF LAD 7 Days
Crawford is batting .440 on the team's seven-game road trip, the Dodgers' official site reports.
Crawford's 26.9% line drive percentage on the year would seem to point to this sort of turnaround. He'll continue to be the everyday left fielder at the expense of Andre Ethier.
Carl Crawford LF LAD 9 Days
Crawford went 3-for-4 with two RBI and one run scored Monday against the Braves.
Crawford is heating up a bit as he has recorded at least two hits in four of his last eight games to increase his batting average from .230 to .248. He has never finished a season hitting under .255, so he is making a push to surpass that this year.
Carl Crawford LF LAD 13 Days
Crawford is out of the lineup Thursday against the Angels.
Crawford will join Dee Gordon on the bench as the Dodgers load up with right-handed bats against C.J. Wilson. Scott Van Slyke will start in left field and bat sixth for the Dodgers.
Carl Crawford LF LAD 14 Days
Crawford is batting just .155 in 58 at-bats since coming off the disabled list July 11, but he still has the support of manager Don Mattingly, the Dodgers' official site reports.
Crawford has cleared waivers and can be traded to any team this month, but more than likely given his contract, he's not going anywhere. Expect him out there against most right-handers.
Carl Crawford LF LAD 15 Days
Crawford is out of the Dodgers' lineup Tuesday against the Angels.
Scott Van Slyke will take over in left field and bat sixth against lefty Hector Santiago, as Crawford sits for the second time in three games. Crawford collected a pair of hits Monday to end an 0-for-15 skid, but manager Don Mattingly figures to continue shielding him from southpaws.
Carl Crawford LF LAD 23 Days
According to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports, the Dodgers are "floating Carl Crawford to teams."
It's going to be a difficult sell with Crawford still owed close to $70 million through 2017 and batting just .242/.278/.360 in 198 plate appearances this season. The Dodgers are also known to be shopping Matt Kemp as they try to clear their outfield logjam and dump some salary at the July 31 trade deadline. Not that they need to dump salary.
Carl Crawford LF LAD 23 Days
Carl Crawford delivered an RBI triple and scored a run as the Dodgers topped the Giants 4-3 on Sunday night.
Crawford, who is penciled in as the everyday left fielder for the time being, is in the midst of a disappointing season, hitting .242/.278/.360 with four homers, 20 RBI and 11 stolen bases in 55 games.
Carl Crawford LF LAD 1 Month
Carl Crawford stole his 10th base of the season in a win over the Padres on Sunday.
The stolen base is noteworthy for the fact that it's his first since returning from an ankle injury that sidelined him since late May. Crawford is hitting .261/.295/.389 and appears to be the odd man out in the Dodgers outfield. Until that changes, he can't be trusted in fantasy leagues.